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WARFLE, Hugh M.
WARFLE - Hugh M. Age 79, of Geneva, NY, passed away on March 1, 2017. He was born in Blossburg, PA on March 15, 1937.
Hugh graduated from Wellsboro, PA High School, Bryant & Stratton Business Institute and then served in the Coast Guard in Baltimore, MD. He retired from NYSEG, and was a member of the NYS Canal Society. Hugh obtained his master captain's license in 2001. He was predeceased by his parents, Irving and Nellie (Thomas) Warfle of Wellsboro, PA and wife Susan (Wenke) of East Aurora, NY. Hugh is survived by his four children, Cathi Wallwork (Joe) of Geneva, NY; Steve Warfle (Suzanne) of Honeoye Falls, NY; Sherry Grugel (Leonard) of Varysburg, NY; and Marianne Warfle of Rochester, NY. He is also survived by his 13 grandchildren, Nicholas, Daniel, Patrick, Caitlin, Catherine, Alexander, Jeffrey, Eleanor, Julie, Jack, Helen, Andrew, and Theodore, plus great-grandchild, Charlotte and his beloved nephew, Matthew Thomas-Malani (Tony Brooks). At Hugh's request, a celebration of his life will take place at Jetty at the Port, 1000 N. River St., Rochester (Charlotte) on March 25th from 2:00 to 5:00 PM. Donations are encouraged to House of John comfort care home, 14 Spring Street, Clifton Springs, NY 14432.