Deaths Death Notices
OPPENHEIMER, Gordon P.
OPPENHEIMER - Gordon P. Age 80, of the Town of Newfane and formerly of the City of Tonawanda, unexpectedly October 26, 2015 while mowing his lawn; husband of Shirley A. (nee Robinson) Oppenheimer who died in 2010; father of Sandra L. (Neal) Sleszynski and Brian G. Oppenheimer, Sr.; father-in-law of Laurie Oppenheimer; grandfather of Brian T., Katherine (Albaro Gabe), Cynthia (Chelsey), Amanda (Devin) and Brian G. Jr.; great-grandfather of Athena, Ares and Andromeda; brother of the late Alan Oppenheimer and Linda Schwab; brother-in-law of Eugene Robinson, Lois Doyle and Loretta Robinson; also many nieces and nephews. The family will receive relatives and friends on Saturday (October 31st) from 1-2 PM at JOHN O. ROTH FUNERAL HOME, INC., 25 William St. (between Morgan & Broad Sts.) in Tonawanda, where a Memorial Service will be conducted at 2 PM following the visitation. Friends invited. There will be a Celebration of Life gathering at the National Hose Co. (across from the funeral home) immediately following the Memorial Service. All are welcome. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the National Hose Co., 44 William St., Tonawanda, NY 14150. Gordon was a U.S. Army veteran serving in Germany and was a volunteer and life long member of the National Hose Company. He was also a long time employee of Consolidated Freightways in Tonawanda. Gordon will go on living through multiple organ donations.