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SCHEPIS - Antonino A. "Tony" November 13, 2018. Beloved husband of Karen (nee Lenda) Schepis; dearest father of Autumn (Jamie) Houseknecht, Allison (Jeffrey) Cimmerer, Dr. Amanda (Ben) Nold and Tony Schepis; grandfather of Abigail, Jacob, Samuel and Matthew; brother of Grace, Russ and late Pietrina. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Mass to be held on …

SOCK - Mary Jo (nee Aris) November 12, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Fred; loving mother of David Dougherty, Tricia (Sam) Bevilacqua, Michelle (Matt) Bettendorf and the late Kevin Dougherty; cherished grandmother of Tony, Deanna, Melissa, Samantha, Jason and Alyssa; sister of Frances Burchalewski; survived by nieces and nephews. Visitation JAMES E. GRACE FUNERAL HOME, INC…

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ROGERS - Mildredann (nee Fincher) Of Cheektowaga, NY. Entered into rest November 11, 2018. Relatives and friends may visit LOMBARDO FUNERAL HOME (City Chapel), 102 Linwood Ave., at Summer, on Friday from 5-7 PM, and Holy Temple COGIC, 572 Clinton St., Buffalo, on Saturday from 11 AM - 12 noon, where the Funeral Service will immediately follow. Arrangements by Lombardo Fune…

MEDWID - Wanda H. (nee Synakowski) November 12, 2018, of Amherst, age 98; wife of the late Sigmund; dear mother of John Medwid; sister of John (Marilyn) Synakowski, Thomas Simmons, Leo Synakowski, Martin (Louise) Synakowski and Margie Glapinski; also survived by nieces and nephews. Funeral from the PACER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2275 George Urban Blvd., Depew (2 blocks east of …

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WILL - Donald E. Of Orchard Park, NY, November 8, 2018; loving husband of the late Rosie (Nickrenz); beloved father of Bruce E. (Lisa) Will, Diana Will (John Nighswander), Nancy (Dr. John) Christodoulides and Joanne (Karl)Kaminski. Grandfather to Samantha and Jessica Will, Kate Nighswander, Jake Nighswander, Chris Christodoulides and Alexia (Scott) Seidel, Ian (Kelly) Kami…

PAUL - Rita Rita Elaine Paul was born November 3, 1934, in Sloan, NY. On November 10, 2018, Rita joined her husband, Richard Francis Paul. They are now back together again on heaven's bright shores. They spent memorable summer seasons on Lake Chautauqua where they owned the Cary Hotel from 1971-1986. They decided to sell off a portion of the establishment and renamed it th…

WINIATOWSKI - William R. 82, of North Tonawanda passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital in Williamsville, NY. William was predeceased by his parents, Casimer K. and Frances H. (nee Pyszczek) Winiatowski; and his sister, Marie A. (Dolly) Winiatowski. William was a retired finance officer for the Sa…

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SCHIFFLER - Dolores (nee Baker) November 12, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Charles E. Schiffler. Loving mother of Geralyn A. (Michael Caron) Schiffler and Charles L. Schiffler. Dear sister of the late Albert Baker. Sister-in-law of Carol Baker. All are invited to attend a Memorial Mass at the Shrine of St. John Neumann Chapel (Englewood and Belmont Aves.), on Friday, Nove…

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PIONESSA - Paul J. Of Lancaster, NY, November 13, 2018; loving companion of Andrea Sapone; loving father of Norman (Terri), Jacquline (David) Sisung, Marilyn Potter, Carolyn (John) Bullard and Elizabeth (Chris) Sutor; also survived by many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brother of Joseph (Debra), Bernetta (Robert) Brown and the late AJ (Georgeinne), late Donald, la…

KOSINSKI - Christine (nee Wroblewski) November 11, 2018. Devoted mother of Robbie (Ron) Hendershot. Loving grandmother of Pattie (Frank Rose) Miller, Ronald (Anette) Hendershot and Missy (Rod) McGill. Great-grandmother of Dylan, Lindsay, Alicja, Alyssa, Melanie, Danny, Reilly, Roddy, Lilly, Mia, and Dan McGill. Dear sister of late Mary (John) Antoszak and late Peggy (Josep…

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HART - Edward M., Sr. Of Orchard Park, NY. Entered into rest November 13, 2018. Beloved husband of Sharon A. (nee Messing) Hart; devoted father of Mark Hart, Daniel (Deanna Ferrentino) Hart, Christopher (Wendy) Hart, Marianne (Stephen) Paluch, Edward (Tammy) Hart, Jr., and Elizabeth (Thomas) Grill; cherished grandfather of nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; …

Lachowski - John Friends may call Friday, November 16th from 4-7 PM at ZAJAC FUNERAL HOME INC., 319 24th Street (corner of Welch Avenue) Niagara Falls, NY, where prayers will begin at 10:30 AM on Saturday, November 17th. A Mass of Christian burial will follow at 11:00 AM at Divine Mercy Parish, 2437 Niagara Street, Niagara Falls, NY with Rev. Jacek Mazur officiating. Entom…

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SCHROEDER - Leona A. 89, of Wheatfield, on November 8, 2018, at Buffalo General Medical Center. Born in North Tonawanda, NY, on October 30, 1929; daughter of the late Henry and Ida (Dumke) Schumacher. Leona was employed as a sales clerk at the former Bon Ton, in Wheatfield. Member of the Wheatfield Seniors, the Historical Society of North German Settlements, St. John Luthe…

KWIECINSKI - Stella (nee Wojnar) November 9, 2018, age 90. Wife of the late Edward; dear mother of Eugene (Dorothy), Paul (Donna) Kwiecinski and Elaine (Richard) Gavazzo; loving grandmother of Christine, Carrie and Denise; also survived by great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Visitation Friday 3-8PM at the PACER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1949 Clinton St., Buffalo (3 blocks w…

DECKER - Betsy W. (nee Ross) Age 90, of Springville, died Tuesday, November 13, 2018. Beloved wife of George D. Decker; mother of Terry (Carol) Decker, Tim (Eileen) Decker and the late Kimberly Decker; grandmother of Chris (Heather), Kate, Andrew and Julie Decker; great-grandmother of Derek, Addy and Mylinda; sister of the late Carol Morton. Friends may call Thursday from …