Wayne Post online obituaries for week ending Jan. 27, 2012: Blasczak, Dr. Dawn R., DVM; Cutler, Carl W. (Quadman); Fisher, Ruth L. (Sutton); Freling, Herta A.; Hallock, Jane Elizabeth; James, Janice E.; Michielson, Sheryl G.; Shloul, Cecelia Dora (McGlauflin) Landy; Smith, Robert W; Vitticore, Deborah A.
Blasczak, Dr. Dawn R., DVM
CLYDE- Dr. Dawn R. Blasczak, DVM, 27 of 3122 State Route 414 North died unexpectedly on Thursday (January 19, 2012) in Newark, NY.
Family and friends are invited to call on Sunday (January 22) from 4 to 7 PM. at the Baris Funeral Home, 87 W. Genesee St, Clyde. Funeral services will be held on Monday (January 23) at 11 a.m. in the Clyde United Methodist Church, with Rev. Barbara DeAngelis officiating.
Memorial contributions to Humane Society of Wayne County, 1475 County House Rd., Lyons, NY 14489 would be appreciated.
Dawn was born in Newark, NY on April 28, 1984, the youngest child of Dr. David and Debera Moffitt Blasczak. She was a graduate of Clyde Savannah HS Class of 2002. Dawn then went on to continue her education at the State University of New York at Oswego, graduating in 2006, with a Bachelors of Science degree. Her love of animals drove her to continue on with her education and she attended Santa Fe College in Gainesville, FL, for one year, and then continued onto Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in St. Kitts (Caribbean Islands) where she attained her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in May of 2011. Most recently she was employed by Merrell Dairy Farms, of Route 89, Wolcott, NY. Besides animals, Dawn enjoyed all types of water sports including swimming and snorkeling, karaoke, and horseback riding.
Surviving are her parents Dr. David (Judy) Blasczak of Newark and Debra (Paul Fredendall) Blasczak, RN of Clyde. Her siblings, Matthew of Shirley, L.I. NY; Tiffany (Kris) Sperring of Savannah, GA.; and Benjamin of Canastota, NY; her step brother Brandon Giovannini of Newark; her step-sister Jennifer Shufelt of Sacramento, CA; her maternal grandmother Mrs. Florence Moffitt of Buffalo; many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
She was pre-deceased by her paternal grandparents Pat & Ben Blasczak.and her maternal grandfather Robert Moffitt.
For online condolences, visit www.barisfuneralhome.com.
Cutler, Carl W. (Quadman)
Walworth — Died on January 14, 2012 at age 46. Predeceased by his son ,Christopher J. Cutler; Parents Janice and Lyndon J. Cutler. Survived by sisters, Jo-Ann Barnett; Pam (Bill) Simmons; brothers Gerald (Shirley),Lyndon; nephew, Gerald Jr.; nieces, Peggy, Eva (Scott) and Keri (Dan Delgado III) Adams, Kristy (Jon) Snyder and Angelica Cutler, Theresa (Brett) Griffith; grand nieces, Catrina, Ashley, Zoey, Shyanne and Monica; grand nephews, Jacob, Spencer, Douglas, Lex, Lukus, Nathin and Bobby; very special friends Lisa, Dave, Jerry, Shirley, Gerry, Denise, Brandon, Nonni, Ann, Tom, Karen and Family, Rich, Anna, Amanda, Logan ,Morghan, Amanda, Megan, Catlin, Shannon, Adam, Heather, Megan, Tommy, Crystal, Ken and kids, Kathy, and Gabrielle.
His Funeral Services will be held at the family's convenience. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his name to the National Spinal Cord Association. Arrangements made by MURPHY FUNNERAL HOME.
Fisher, Ruth L. (Sutton)
NEWARK - Ruth L. (Sutton) Fisher, 94, formerly of Landon Ave., died Tuesday (January 17, 2012) in Nebraska.
Friends may call Monday 11 to 1 p.m., at Schulz-Pusateri Funeral Home, 103 Maple Ct., Newark, where services will be held Monday at 1 p.m. Burial in East Newark Cemetery.
Memorials to Alzheimer's Association , 435 E. Henrietta Rd., Rochester, 14620.
Ruth was born in Rochester, January 4, 1918. She was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church of Newark. She had been living with her son in Nebraska.
Survived by her son, Richard (Frances) Fisher of Nebraska. Grandson, Jeffrey (Teresa) Fisher, granddaughter, Kimberly Fisher & Fiance Matt Mixan, granddaughter, Lisa Fisher. Great-grandson, Drew Fisher, sister, Joan Coleman, nieces nephews.
Predeceased by her husband Robert in 1995.
Freling, Herta A.
Newark – Herta Anne Freling, 61 entered eternity on Monday, January 16, 2012 at Hildebrandt Hospice Center in Greece, NY.
Family and friends may call Wednesday (Jan. 18) from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Norman L. Waterman Funeral Home, Inc., 124 W. Miller St., Newark. Private Funeral Service and burial in Newark Cemetery.
In memory of Herta please consider donations to Pines of Peace – Hospice, 2378 Ridge Rd, Ontario, 14519 OR Hildebrandt Hospice Center, 2652 Ridgeway Ave, Rochester, 14626.
Herta was born the daughter of Konard and Hildegard (Zimmermann) Skorc on September 30, 1950 in Kaushand, W. Germany. At the age of 5 she and her family came to the United States. She graduated from Marion High School in 1968. Herta worked over 20 years as an Aid at the Finger Lakes DDSO. Over the years she worked for several area restaurants including Perkins in Newark and Evy’s Krummy Hot Dog Stand in Palmyra.
Herta enjoyed ceramics and collecting knick knacks including snow globes and tea pots to name a few. She loved working in her flower gardens and watching birds.
Herta will be remembered by her soul mate Ivan Fisher; children Alan (Julia) Rich, Adam (Laramie) Rich, Lucus (Jessica Sprague) Freling, Donald (Emily) Fisher and Linda (Clay) Guest; grandchildren Nathan, Lucus, Kiley, Austin, Kaelyn, Brooke, Dylin and Caylin; mother Hildegard (Zimmermann) Younge; brother Conrad (Sue) Skorc; sister Betty Hughes; several nieces and nephews.
Herta was predeceased by her father Konard Skorc.
You may light a candle of memory or condolence by visiting www.watermanfuneralhome.com
Hallock, Jane Elizabeth
Age 83. Born in Sept 26, 1928 to Earll and Helen Mumby. After Earll passed away Jane moved with her Mom and her four brothers and sister (Plus one sister yet to be born) from Phoenix Arizona to Shortsville New York where she lived for most of her youth. She went to work at the age of 11 at a factory in order to help her Mom support her brothers and sisters. Jane attended the Harper Method School of Beauty in Rochester New York. While attending the Harper Method she met a friend "Lottie" who became a lifelong friend. On a trip home with Lottie to Vermont, Jane had a blind date with Horace Holden who she later married on Nov 9th 1946.
Jane was member of the Royal Order of the Moose and the American Legion Auxiliary. She was a business woman who opened her own "Beauty Shop" in the late 1950's in Chester Vermont. She then moved to Bellows Falls where she worked for Joe Lyons and John Moisis as a hair dresser until she married Paul Hallock in 1970 and moved to Wilmington Vermont and worked as a park Ranger for the State of Vermont until moving to Florida. Jane finished her working career as a live in care taker in various homes in the Rochester New York area before retiring to the Canal House in Bellows Falls.
Jane is survived by her Sister Mary and husband Jack Churchill of Fairmont New York, and four Children from the marriage to Horace: Jean E. Holden of Quechee Vermont, Mark A. Holden and his wife Sue of Middletown Delaware, Earll D Holden and wife Carol of Claremont New Hampshire, Jeff C. Holden and fiancé Debbie Aldrich of Chester Vermont. Jane was blessed with 10 Grandchildren and 8 Great grandchildren as well as a variety of nieces and nephews.
There will be calling hours 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday, January 20th with a memorial service 1:00 p.m. Saturday, January 21st at Fenton & Hennessey Funeral Home in Bellows Falls, VT. The burial will take place in Palmyra, NY at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Disabled American Veterans.
James, Janice E.
Palmyra: Gone to be with her Lord on January 19, 2012 in her 48th year. She was with Crosman Corp. of East Bloomfield. Survived by her children, Jessie Elizabeth James, Paul Wyatt James; mother, Christina Shulla, Palmyra; brother, Robert (Tandra) Olmstead, Palmyra, Tim (Becky) Miller, Rochester, Mark (Bonnie) Shulla, TX., Frank Shulla, New Mexico, Daniel (Barb) Shulla, Brockport; nieces, nephews and special friends. Predeceased by her father, Frank Shulla; son, Austin; sister, Pamela; brother, Terry; sister-in-law, Tana Shulla.
Family and friends are invited to call at Lighthouse Baptist Church, 1000 S. Main St., Newark Monday evening January 23 from 5-7 PM. Followed by a Service from the Church Monday evening at 7 PM. Private Interment Ridge Chapel Cemetery, Williamson. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Lighthouse Baptist Church, 1000 S. Main St., Newark, NY 14513. Arrangements by Young Funeral Home, Williamson.
Michielson, Sheryl G.
WALWORTH — Died unexpectedly on January 10, 2012 at age 61. Survived by her son Andrew; sisters, Sandra (Bruce) Cleveland, Sharon Rhodey; nieces, Wendy Cleveland, Robin VanBortle; nephew Gregory Cleveland; faithful companions, her puppies.
Her Funeral Services will be held at the family’s convenience. Donations may be made to Lollypop Farm or Union Hill Methodist Church in her memory. Arrangements by MURPHY FUNERAL HOME.
Shloul, Cecelia Dora (McGlauflin) Landy
Age 88, died on January 18th at her son's home in Cranston, RI after a short illness.
Cecelia was born in Limestone, Maine, the eldest of five children born to Ivan and Eva (Tilley) McGlauflin. She traveled widely during her marriage to her first husband (Ernest J. Landy) who was an Air Force serviceman. Since then, she has lived in various places including Rhode Island, New Jersey, New York and Florida.
She was an avid quilter and also knitted and crocheted. She worked for the City of Providence, RI, during the 1970s and became fluent in Spanish. She was a life-time member of the Baptist Church and usually very active in the choir as she had a beautiful singing voice.
Cecelia belonged to the community at the Fred Lippman Multi-Purpose Center in Hollywood, FL for many years where she taught quilting. Upon moving back to Rhode Island, she joined the Cranston Senior Center and continued joining needlework groups while making new friends.
She was predeceased by one son, Ernest J. Landy, Jr. and three siblings, Ivan McGlauflin, Avis Ellis, and Donald McGlauflin.
Cecelia is survived by four of her five children: Eva-Marie Leporacci (Nicholas) of Woonsocket, RI; Jo-Ann Croft of Cranston, RI; Brian Landy (Amelia) of Cranston, RI; and Michael Landy (Cindy) of Sacramento, CA. She has six grandchildren (Nicholas, Joel, Heather, Helen, Kerry, Sean) and eight great-grandchildren (Micheal, Nicole, Jamyle, Danielle, Francesca, Jensen, Michael, Zachary). She is also survived by a sister, Rachel Porter (Berton) of Savannah, NY and Hobe Sound, FL.
Smith, Robert W.
Newark – Robert W. Smith, 88 peacefully entered eternity on Friday, January 20, 2012 at the Wayne County Nursing Home.
There will be no prior calling hours or funeral services. A graveside service with full military honors will be in the spring of 2012 at the convenience of the family.
In memory of Mr. Smith please consider donations to the Humane Society of Wayne County, 1475 County House Rd, Lyons, 14489 or the “Wounded Warrior” Project, 370 7th Ave, Suite 1802, New York, NY 10001 or by visiting www.woundedwarriorproject.org.
Mr. Smith was born the son of the late Joseph and Goldie Mae (Rosette) Smith on Thursday, July 12, 1923 in Columbus, Ohio. At the age 17 he enlisted in the U.S. Army and became a Sergeant with the 27th infantry Division and engaged in the battles for Makin, Saipan, New Hebrides and Okinawa. In July of 1944 he survived the largest Japanese “Banzai” charge of WWII on the island of Saipan, during which over 900 men in his regiment gave their life for our country. Mr. Smith was awarded the Bronze Star and Conspicuous Service Cross for combat valor during the Saipan campaign. The funeral home proudly flies the Army in his honor for his service to our country.
After his discharge from the Army in 1945, Mr. Smith went to work for the NY Telephone Co. where he was employed until his retirement in 1982. He was a life member of the Newark VFW and Masonic Lodge and was an avid hunter, fisherman and card player.
Mr. Smith will be remembered by his loving and devoted wife of 61 years Doris (Wunder) Smith; son Tom (Debbie) Smith of Newark; daughter Susan DeYulio of Geneva, grandson Navy LT. Brian (Laurie) Smith of Anacortes, WA.; brother Harold of Syracuse; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law Janet Wunder, Alice (Roger) Fox, Shirley (Lloyd) Howell and Isabel Smith; numerous nieces and nephews; many, many long time friends.
Mr. Smith was predeceased by his son-in-law Tom DeYulio; brother George Smith; sister Dorothy Ross; brother-in-law Harold Wunder.
You may light a candle of memory or condolence by visiting www.watermanfuneralhome.com
Vitticore, Deborah A.
Clyde- Ms. Deborah A. Vitticore, 60, formerly of Clyde died Thursday (January 19, 2012) at the Huntington Living Center in Waterloo surrounded by her loving family.
Calling hours will be private. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday (January 24th) at 10 AM in St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church. Fr. Augustine Chumo will officiate. Entombment will follow in the Garden Crypts of St. John's Cemetery in Clyde. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to St. John's Church Memorial Fund, 53 West Dezeng St. Clyde, NY 14433 would be appreciated.
Debbie was born in Lackawanna, NY on July 10, 1951. She was a loving mother and an avid sports fan. She is survived by her children Dr. Phillip (Heather) Vitticore of Canandaigua, Marc (Heather) Vitticore of Fairport, and Matt (Allyson) Vitticore of Canandaigua; her mother Irene Cimineri of Clyde; her grandchildren Aiden and Owen Vitticore; her brother Joseph (Juanita) Cimineri of Clyde; her niece Lisa Cimineri and nephew Zacharie Cimineri and her special friend, Ed. Wallace.
She was pre-deceased by her father, Rocco Cimineri.
The family would like to thank the staff of the Huntington Living Center, especially Gene Snyder, for the excellent care provided. Also the Hospice staff for their compassion and care.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Baris Funeral Home of Clyde, NY.