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CUMMINGS, C. DeForest, Jr. "De"

CUMMINGS, C. DeForest, Jr. "De"

CUMMINGS - C. DeForest, Jr. "De"
March 29, 2018, age 84. Husband of Hon. Erin Marie Peradotto; son of the late Charles DeForest Sr. and Frances Robertson Cummings; formerly married to the late Barbara J. Kinsman; father of David DeForest, Linda Lenore (James P. Murphy Jr.) and James Robertson Cummings; grandfather of James P. III, Andrew D. and Charles A. Murphy. Predeceased by a brother, Robert Croff Cummings (Georgia A. Donaldson). Uncle of Cynthia Croff Cummings. He was a graduate of The Manlius School, Colgate University and the University at Buffalo School of Law. He served as a paratrooper in the 504th ABN Infantry Regiment of the 82nd Airborne Division. He practiced trial law with the same firm for over 50 years. He was a member of the Bar Association of Erie County. He was a former member of the Pythonga Fish and Game Club of Gracefield, Quebec, and a life member of the Buffalo Canoe Club. There will be no prior visitation. A celebration of Mr. Cummings' life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Mr. Cummings' memory to the Erie County Bar Foundation or a charity of your choice. Arrangements by AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME INC. Please share your condolences online at

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