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DemocratandChronicle .com Tuesday,October20,2015 Page7A OBITUARIES IN MEMORIAM Area Notices Brighton Webb, Helen, October 18, 2015 Anthony Funeral & Cremation Chapels Brockport Smith, Dayton W., October 18, 2015 Fowler Funeral Home Canandaigua Flynn, Esther E., October 19, 2015 Harloff Funeral Home Clifton Springs Libera, Jeanette A., October 13, 2015 R.A. Patrick Funeral Home East Rochester Trenchard, Valerie, October 16, 2015 Anthony Funeral & Cremation Chapels Gates Bardi, Adam E., October 16, 2015 M iller Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. Justice, James R., October 18, 2015 Miller Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. Lobene, Ann V., October 18, 2015 James R. Gray Funeral Home Naples Schwa rtzmeier, Donna J., October 17, 2015 Baird-Moore Funeral Home Pavilion Wellman, Howard E., October 19, 2015 Falcone Funeral Home Rochester Gilfoy, David C., October 19, 2015 Farrell Ryan Funeral Home Kelly, Georgia Ryan, October 17, 2015 Lamb, Li lian Alice, October 15, 2015 Christopher Mitchell Funeral Home Leone, Angeline, October 18, 2015 DiPonzio Funeral Home, Inc. Mets, Patricia Farrell-Ryan Funeral Home Spencerport Jennings, Andrew, October 18, 2015 Bartolomeo & Perotto Funeral Home Webster Belcher, Carl H., October 18, 2015 Merton H. Kays Funeral Home Creek, Sophie F., October 18, 2015 Paul W. Harris Funeral Home Questions about Obits and In Memoriams? Call (585) 5467000 or email us at: We’re available Mon. - Fri. 8:30am to 6pm, Sat. and Sun. 10am to 6pm. Holidays 10am - 2pm. Gilfoy,DavidC. Hilton:October19,2015.Passed awayafteralongboutwithParkin- son’sDementia.Predeceasedby wife,Sandy(Lazzara)Gilfoyand sister,AnneLedger(DartmouthNS), Survivedbylovingwifeofalmost18 years,PatriciaMeredithMets;broth- er,HarryGilfoyofDartmouth,NS; son,David(Theresa)Gilfoy;nieces andnephews.AfterleavingNova Scotiaatage30topursueacareer inNewspaperprintingandbouncing fromcitytocityintheUSA,DavidmetSandy,gotmarriedandmade Rochesterhishome.AftersonDavidwasborntheysettledinWebster, NY.DavidworkedfortheTimes-UnionNewspaperandlatertheDemo- cratandChronicleforover30years.HeservedasalocalTopographical UnionSecretaryformanyyears.YearsafterSandypassingGod’sgrace ledDavidtoPatricia.ThetwolivedhappilyinGreece,NYformanyyears whereDavidbecameinvolvedwiththeirchurch,RedeemerLutheran. ThetwolatermovedtoHilton,NYbutstayedinvolvedatRedeemeruntil theParkinsonwastoomuch.Davidenjoyedmovies,golf,readingand crosswordpuzzlesandwasanavidsportsfan,especiallyoftheBuf- faloBillsandNewYorkYankees.Hisknowledgeofmovies,sportsand othertriviawasspectacular.HislastearthlyhomewasSt.John’sHome. Thankyoutoeveryonethere,thatmadehimcomfortableandtreatedhim sowellallthedayshewasthere. Friendsmaycall3-7Wednesdayatthefuneralhome,777LongPond Rd.(betweenEnglishandLatta).FamilyandfriendsmaygatheratRe- deemerLutheranChurch,1549DeweyAve.10AMThursdayforhisFu- neralService.IntermentHolySepulchreCemetery.DonationsinDavid’s namemaybemadetotheRedeemerLutheranChurch,1549Dewey Ave.,Rochester,NY14615. Libera,JeanetteA. CliftonSprings,NY:October13, 2015atage83.Devotedwife,moth- erandgrandmother.Warmheart, quicksmileandhumor,pleasantly stubborn,leader.Creativeand lovedchallenges,strongandfierce- lyindependent. Predeceasedbyhusband,Frank. Survivedbydaughter,Gail(Antho- ny,Jr.)Romanoandson,William (Elizabeth)Libera;grandsons,Mat- thew(Rebecca)LiberaandChris- topher(Laura)Libera,sister,Linda(Bernard)Liadka,specialcousin, Darlene(James)deLeon,AuntFrancesLolo,UncleJosephKawalec, nieces,nephews,cousins,andmanydearfriends. Shewasbornin,andalongtimeresidentof,Fulton,NY.Shegradu- atedFultonHighSchoolin1950,andbeganworkingatPerkinsCorner, whereshemetherfuturehusband,Frank.Aftermarryingin1952,she thenworkedatDilts.Allthewhilethereafter,shewasmostinterested, andrespectfullyinvolved,inherchildren’sandgrandsons’lives,yetstill allowedthemthefreedomtogrowintotheirownuniqueindividuality. Herswasalifewell-lived,andcommittedtoexcellence.Manyofher personalinterestsincludedbecominganavidgolferasamemberof BeaverMeadows,whereshehadahole-in-one.Sheexpertlysewed countlessbeautifulquilts-manyforeachfamilymember,aswellasdo- natingsomeforfund-raising.Shewasactiveinseveralquiltguilds,was presidentofone,andtaughtclassesinordertoshareherenjoyment withothers.Shewasalsoconstantlyknittingmountainsofeverytypeof garmentimaginable,voraciouslyreading,bakingdeliciouscookies,and helpingothersinsomewayoranother. In2012,shemovedtoAshtonPlaceSeniorLivingCommunityinClifton Springs,NY,wheresheenjoyedsomeofthetrulyhappiestyearsofher life.Herfamilycannotthanktheirentirestaffenoughfortheirincredible care,amazingprofessionalism,andgenuineaffectiondisplayedtoward her. Shealsoloved,andwasgratefulfor,hercompassionatedoctorsand theirstaffmembershelpingherallthroughherlife.Itisbeyonddescrip- tionthehugevoidwenowfeelinourheartswhiletryingtocontinuewith- outher,leftonlywiththemanymemoriesofherever-presentenergyand determination.Shewillbemissedmorethanwordscouldeverexpress. Perherwishes,noservicewillbeheld.Pleaselogontoobits.syracuse. comtosigntheguestbookandcreateamemoryforthefamily. ArrangementshavebeenentrustedtotheR.A.PatrickFuneralHome, CliftonSprings,NY Bardi, Adam E. Gates: Died October 16, 2015, survived by his children: Kirsten (Eric) Jauch, Suzan Prodrick and David Bardi; grandchildren: David (Christine) Kriwox, Phillip and Alexandria Zaborny, Adam J. (fiancé Laura Rimlinger) Bardi, Benjamin and James Prodrick; great grand- chi ldren: Max, Jacob, Bentley, Gus Kriwox and Amber Rimlinger. Friends and family may call FRIDAY from 5-7 at Miller Funeral and Cre mation Services, Inc., 3325 Winton Road S. where Adam’s service will be held at 7 PM. Interment private. In lieu of flowers please consider donations to the Golisano Children’s Hospital in his memor y. To leave an online condolence please visit: Belcher, Carl H. Webster: Formerly of Naples, NY, October 18, 2015 at age 77. Survived by his children, Tammy (Roger) Boda, Colleen Davis, Penny (Dave) Hastings, Blake (Suzanne) Belcher, Joshua (Sarah) Belcher and Zachary (Molly) Belcher; Companion, Shirley Shaw; sisters, Doris (Gary) Paine, Cindy (Jeff) Lord and brother, Neil (Sue) Belcher; many grandchildren, grea t grandchildren, nieces nephews and cousins. Friends may call Thursday, October 22, 2015 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm at the Merton H. Kays Funeral Home, Inc. 59 Monroe Street, Honeoye Falls. A Celebration of Life Service will be held Friday at 11 am at the West Bloomfield Congregational Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Golisano Children’s Hospital, 601 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY 14642. To light a candle or to leave a condolence, please visit www.mertonkaysfu- Correa-Rivera, Maria C. Rochester, 10/19/15. She is survived by a host of family and friends. Friends may call Wed. 5-9 PM at Metropolitan FC, 109 West Avenue. Interment Private. Creek, Sophie F. Webster: Sunday, October 18, 2015 at age 98. Pre-deceased by her husband Paul L. Creek, sisters Emily Kaminski, Frances Sedleck- is, Anne Jacina and Katherine Naum, son-in-law Robert J. Dietz. Mrs. Creek is survived by her daughter Joyce C. Dietz, son Paul L. (Hollis) Creek , grandchildren Debbie (Blake) Michaud ,Richard (Judy) Dietz , Alix (Murray) Chesno and Tori (K.C.) Totlis, 8 great grandchildren, sisters Mary Mrzy- wka and Helen Szarlacki , brother Edward (Olga) Brown and many nieces and nephews. Sophie’s family would like to thank the staff at Maplewood Nursing Home for the wonderful care she received over the years. Her family will be gathering THURSDAY 10:00 - 11:30am at the funeral home (570 Kings Hwy South), where her funeral service will be held 11:30 AM. Interment at the convenience of the family. Memorials may be directed to favorite charity. To share a memory or send the family a condolence, please visit www.harrisfuneral- Flynn,EstherE. Canandaigua:October19,2015. Predeceasedbyherhusband, JohnFlynn;son-in-law,William Hargreaves;grandson,Craig Hargreavesandgreat-grandson, ClintonHargreaves.Estheris survivedbyherdaughters,Ann Hargreaves,Irene(Michael)Rick- etts,MargaretFlynn(Dr.Richard Brody),Patricia(James)Henley andGillianFlynn(DanielDrachen- berg);grandchildren,Clinton(Bar- bara)Hargreaves,PaulaHarg- reaves,Stephen(Kelly)Ricketts, Amanda(Nicholas)Hughes,Phillip (Leah)Henley,SethHenley,Ian Siebert,CaitlinSiebert,Madeline Brody,NoraBrodyandCeceila Brody;great-grandchildren,Danielle,Ryan,Zoe,Kealy,Mikayla, McKennaandSoleil;brother,Wil- liam(Violet)Allen;sister,Ethel (Gordon)MacGee;manynieces andnephews. FriendsmaycallatHarloffFu- neralHome,803W.Washington St.,E.Rochester,Wednesday 4-8PM.Esther’sFuneralService willbeheldThursday11AMinthe AllSeasonsChapelofWhiteHav- enMemorialPark,210MarshRd., Pittsford.Inlieuofflowerskindly considerdonationstoBreastCan- cerCoalitionortheAlzheimer’s Assoc. Jennings, Andrew L. Spencerport: October 18, 2015, Andrew died peacefully surrounded by family after a very long and courageous battle with cancer. Predeceased by his Father, Ralph J ennings. He is survived by his loving wife, Jennifer L.(Kramb) Jennings; son, Andrew “AJ” Jennings; his mother, Tina (Boon) Jennings; sisters, Susan (Curtis) Severns & Lin da Jennings; brother, Steven (Linda) Jennings; mother-In-law, Gail (Edward) Micheaux; sister- in-law, Rebecca (Mark) Knowles; aunts, uncles, cousins, niece & several nephews. Andrew proudly served as the 911 s upervisor for the City of Rochester and was a longtime member of the Penfield Fire Company. To light a candle of remembrance, visit Andrew’s visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 21 from 2-4 & 7-9 at the funeral home, 1411 Vintage Lane. His funeral service will be celebrated 11AM on Thursday at the funeral home. Please omit flowers. Justice,Jame sR. Gates:PassedawayonOctober 18,2015atage84.Hewaspre- deceasedbyhiswife,ShirleyM. Justice.Heissurvivedbyhischil- dren,Jaynell(Mike) Gray,Richard(Jane) Justice,RhondaJus- tice,John(Nadine) Justice;grandchil- dren,TinaInman,Christine(Jeff) Lebowski,RaeAnneKurtz,Jimmy &LyndsyJustice;great-grandchil- dren,Kayleigh&JessicaInman, Hayden&HunterLebowski;sis- ter,Joan(Bill)Stoecklein;nieces, nephewsandfriends.Jameswas anAirForceVeteranofKorea,and aretireeofLawyersCo-Op. Familyandfriendsareinvitedto callonWEDNESDAY,October 21stfrom7-9PMatMillerFuneral andCremationServices,Inc., 3325WintonRoadSouth,where serviceswillbeheldintheInter- faithChapelofthefuneralhome onTHURSDAY,October22ndat 11AM.Interment,WhiteHaven MemorialPark.Inlieuofflowers, contributionsmaybemadetothe JuvenileDiabetesFoundation, 1200ScottsvilleRoad,SuiteA, Rochester,NY14624.Fordirec- tionsortoleaveamessageofcon- dolence,pleasevisit: Kelly,GeorgiaRyan Rochester:GeorgiaRyanKelly, 89,lostherlaststrugglewithcan- cerOctober17,2015,inRochester surroundedbyherfamily.Shewas borninSyracusein1926,gradu- atedfromSyracuseUniversityin 1947andmarriedJohnRobert (Bob)Kellyin1948.Togetherthey raisedagrowingfamilyinNew YorkCityandWestchesterCoun- ty,withextendedsidetripstoCali- fornia,IllinoisandGeorgia.She laterworkedforReader’sDigest inChappaqua,NY.AfterBob’s passingin1998,Georgiamoved toFairportin2000andfinallyto Rochester.Georgiahadabigper- sonality.Shewasanavidreader, amasterfulcardplayer,adevout Catholic,and,truetoherIrish roots,aconfirmedconversational- istwhosharedherthoughtswith directness,witandcolor.Short phonecallswerenotherspecialty. Regularbirthdayscardswere.She wasawonderfulmother.Sheis survivedbyherdaughter,Sean andherhusbandBill,ofPittsford, andthreesons,Stephenandhis wifeJane,ofDurham,NC,Kevin andhiswifeLeisa,ofSavannah, GA,andBrian,ofSt.Petersburg, FL,10grandchildren,andfour great-grandchildren. Amemorialservicewillbeheld attheChurchoftheAssumption, 20EastAvenue,Fairport,onSat- urday,October24,2015,at9a.m. GiftstoCatholicCharitieswouldbe mostappropriateandappreciated. Lamb, Lilian Alice Rochester: Age 89, 10/15/2015 Predeceased by husband James, son Donald, granddaughter Kimb erly Weese. Survived by children: Keith(Di)Lamb, Victor(Joanne), Gwen(Michael)Warney, as well as several grandchildren, great gr andchildren and great great grandchildren. Visitation: at Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc. 16650 State Rou te 31 (West Albion Road,)Holley, WEDNESDAY from 7-9 p.m. only. Service and interment at the convenience of the family. Memo rials to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS, 66675. To share a special memory of Lilian, please visit: Leone,AngelineA. (Bonfiglio)“Angie” Rochester: Sunday,October18, 2015,atage96.Predeceasedby herhusband,Joseph P.Leone;brother, Anthony(Daisy) Bonfiglio.Sheis survivedbyherde- voteddaughter,Pa- triciaLeone;sons,FrankLeone, Joseph(AnnaMarie)Leone,Jr.; daughter,AnnMarie(Ron)Verna; grandchildren,RachelManuel,An- gelaVerna,Michelle(Don)Gabel, JaredLeone,Christine(Matthew) Gianvecchio,PatrickLeone;10 greatgrandchildren;1great-great granddaughter;sister,Antoinette Cassine;brothers,Mario(Lillian) Bonfiglio,CharlesBonfiglio;dear nephew,AnthonyCassine;many otherniecesandnephews. DuringWorldWarII,Angeline andherfamilywerestrandedin Sicilyuntilthewarsend.During her6yearsinSicily,sheproudly servedasaninterpreterforAmeri- canandEnglishMilitarypersonnel (AMGOT)andhelpedthemsuc- cessfullycompletetheirmissions. FriendsmaycallWEDNESDAY from4-8PMattheDiPonzioFu- neralHome,Inc.,219Spencerport Road,Gates.OnThursday,Octo- ber22,friendsareinvitedtoattend herFuneralMassat12:00Noon inHolyApostlesChurch.En- tombment,HolySepulchreCem- etery.Inlieuofflowers,donations maybedirectedtoStoryofHope ComfortCareHome,6Majestic Way,Rochester,NY14624inher memory Lobene,AnnV. Gates:PassedpeacefullyonOct 18,2015.Predeceasedbyherpar- entsGiuseppe&ElviraVilla;broth- erJohnVilla;nieces&nephews. Survivedbyherlovinghusband of61years,JohnLobene;sons Rick&Paul(Carol);daughterLisa; sisterMary(John)Palermo;many nieces;nephews&friends.Ann retiredfromGates-ChiliSchool District. HerFuneralMasswillbecel- ebratedonThursday,Oct22at 10:00amatSt.LawrenceChurch inGreece.Entombmentprivatein HolySepulchreCemetery.Kindly considerdonatingtoHuntington’s DiseaseSocietyofAmerica,PO Box25237,Rochester,NY14625. Marquez- Gonzalez,Georgina Rochester: 10/19/2015. Calling WED. 4-8, Funeral THUR. 11:30 am both at Falvo Funeral Home; 1395 N.Goodman St. Roch, NY 14609. Interment Holy Sepulchre. Mets, Patricia See: Gilfoy, David Schwartzmeier, Donna J. Naples, NY: 83, Oct. 17, 2015. Survived by children, Margaret (Tom) Fargnoli, John Schwartz- meier, Mary Kay (Dan) Corcoran, Stephen (Lynn) Schwartzmeier, and Elizabeth (David) Edwards; 11 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; sister-in-law, Vera Schwartz- meier; nieces, and nephews. Friends may call from 9-10:30am on Wednesday at the Baird-Moore FH in Naples. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11am at the St. Januarius Catholic Church in Naples. In lieu of flowers, donations to Thompson Hospital, 350 Parrish St., Canandaigua, NY 14424. Smith, Dayton W. Brockport: On Sunday, October 1 8, 2015, at the age of 85. Predeceased by 3 brothers and 1 sister. He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Barbara; his children, Debbie (Phil) Sold, Bob Smith, Laurie (Dave) Baase; 5 grand- ch ildren, 6 great-grandchildren; sisters, Elaine Westfall, Eloise Whi tter and Shirley (Ray) Gerhard. There will be no prior calling hours. Interment will be held pri- vat ely. Funeral Arrangements entrusted to the Fowler Funeral Home, Inc. Tren chard, Valerie East Rochester: October 16, 2015. Val retired from Eastman Kodak where she spent many years coordinating corporate partnerships for consumer imaging. She enjoyed entertaining, gardening, cooking, golfing and travel- ling with friends. Predeceased by her parents, Gordon and Louise Trenchard. She is survived by her uncle, George Rodak; cousins, James Rodak, Jan (Dave) Preston, Joanne (Jim) Gunzburg; extended family and many dear friends. Friends may call Saturday, Oct. 24, 10-11 AM at the funeral chapel (2305 Monroe Ave.) where a funeral service will immediately follow at 11 AM. Friends are invited to bring a written memory or photo for the family’s Memory Book. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of choice . To share a memory of Val or send a condolence to the family visit www. V ega, Rivera, Malvin Raul Rochester 10/18/15. Calling & Service Tues. 12noon-2PM at Jose L. Luciano FH, 1005 Hudson Ave. (at Memories), 585-4747230. Webb, Helen Hennessy Brighton: October 18, 2015 at age 93. Helen Hennessy Webb was born Helen Josephine Hennessy on March 19, 1922. She was a graduate of Mercy High School, class of 1939. After high school she was a homemaker for 2 decades and in 1960 started work as a part-time bank teller with Lincoln First Bank of Rochester at the Brighton branch. Her banking career progressed to Operations Supervisor of the Inner Loop branch, Assistant Manager of the River Campus branch, and Manager of the Ridgemont Plaza office. She was pre-deceased by her husband Francis in 1997, and is survived by a daughter Carlene Woodward of Rochester NY, a son Kevin F. Webb of South Otselic NY, a stepdaughter Carol Webb of New Sharon ME, 2 granchildren, and 3 great-grandchildren. Friends may call Wednesday, 4-7 PM at the funeral chapel (2305 Monroe Ave.) You are invited to bring a photo or written memory of Helen for the family’s memory book. A Funeral Mass will be held Thursday, 10 AM at Our Lady Queen of Peace Church, 601 Edgewood Ave. Entombment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Memorial donations may be directed to Lifetime Care Hospice, 3111 Winton Rd. S, Rochester 14618. To share a memory of Helen or send a condolence to the family visit www. Wellman, Howard E. Pavilion: Howard E. Wellman, age 67, on Oct. 19, 2015. Mr. Wellman was a retiree of Harris RF Communications. Memorial Service to be held on Wednesday, Oct. 21 at 2:00 P.M. at the Pavilion United Methodist Church. Please visit www.falcone- to view his complete obituary. Loiacono, Jim 10/20/2011 Four years ago today I lost you. It’s been awful without you. Miss you so much. Love, Rose OBITUARIES &INMEMORIAMS SHAREYOURCONDOLENCES|SIGNAGUESTBOOK|SHAREMEMORIESONLINEATWWW.DEMOCRATANDCHRONICLE.COM/LEGACY

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