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  • Wayne Post obituaries for week ending Feb. 15, 2013

  • Wayne Post obituaries for week ending Feb. 15, 2013: Clifford, Donald Gerald; DeCook, Richard A.;

    DiSanto, Angeline B.; Fogarty, Robert J.; Garneret, Eugene E.; Jock, Lloyd B., Jr.; Macaulay, Michael; McNeil, Donald Keith; Schneider, Nellie; Winston, Deborah E.; Wood, Mary A.;

    Yarger, Mary C.

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  • Clifford, Donald Gerald
    AUBURN — Donald Gerald Clifford, 82, formerly of William Street, Auburn, died Monday, Feb. 4, 2013.
    A funeral mass was held at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 8, at St. Alphonsus Church, 85 E. Genesee St., Auburn. Burial will be at St. Joseph's Cemetery, Auburn.
    Don was born in Auburn on Sept. 5, 1930. He was the son of George and Gertrude Clifford. He was a graduate of LeMoyne College, with a degree in history. He received his masters from Syracuse University and was a Ph.D candidate at the University of Buffalo. Don was an assistant dean at SUNY Brockport.
    He was in the U.S. Navy, where he served two years of active duty. He taught history at Union Springs Central from 1961 to 1963, where he coached the first ever undefeated football team. He was a prime mover for the Ernie Davis Leukemia Fund in the 1960s at Syracuse University. He was a member of the American Legion of Auburn, N.Y.S. Teachers Association, and Cayuga County Coaches Association. He did recruiting for the leukemia fund and was cited in New York City and Rochester. Don was a great Syracuse Orange fan.
    He is survived by close friends, William Huther, Emmanuel Ferrara, and other friends.
    Arrangements are by Schulz-Pusateri Funeral Home, Newark.
    DeCook, Richard A.
    LYONS — Richard A. DeCook, 79, died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013 at Newark-Wayne Hospital.
    Dick was born in Buffalo, Sept. 22, 1933, son of Peter and Grace Welch DeCook. He worked at N.D.C. as an engineer for 20 years. He served in the army in Korean War (1953-56). Member of Wolcott Elks and NYS Retirement System. He worked on Phil Vivino Farm for 22 years. His hobbies were farming, fishing and hunting.
    Survived by wife of 47 years in April, Shirley Wunder DeCook; special nephew, Kevin “Red” (Barb) Heald; special friend, Phil Vivino; best companions, Rex and Tigger; many nieces and nephews and his many Amish friends.
    A graveside service will be held in the spring at S. Lyons Cemetery.
    Memorials to Fairville Ambulance, Route 88, Newark.
    DiSanto, Angeline B.
    CLYDE - Angeline B. DiSanto, 89, of Carolina St. died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013 at Newark Hospital.
    No calling hours. A funeral Mass was held Monday, Feb. 11 at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph the Worker (St. Michael's Church, Lyons) Church (renovation at St. John's, Clyde). Entombment in St. John's Mausoleum.
    Memorials to Clyde Fire Department.
    Angeline was born in Clyde, Oct. 10, 1923, daughter of Anthony and Margaret DiSanto Caprilla. She was an attendant at NDC for 11 years and a member of St. John's Church in Clyde.
    Survived by her husband of 71 years, Henry J. DiSanto; two sons, Paul of Rochester and Steve of Lawrenceville, Ga.; two sisters, Mary Alice (Mac) Quagliata of Palm Bay, Fla. and Barbara Leigh of Melbourne, Fla.; nieces nephews and cousins.
    Page 2 of 5 - Arrangements by Pusateri-Canolesio Funeral Home, 68 Sodus St., Clyde.
    Fogarty, Robert J.
    NEWARK — Fogarty,Robert J., 76, Friday, Feb. 8, 2013.
    Services will be held at a later date.
    Robert was born on Jan. 7, 1937 in Buffalo, the son of Thomas and Catherine Hoefel Fogarty Sr. He had retired from Schlegel Systems,Inc. after 48 years of service.
    Bob was predeceased by his parents; sister, Margaret; brothers, Eugene, Charles and Thomas Fogarty Jr. He is survived by his sister, Kathleen (Richard) Boeck; many nieces and nephews; and extended family, Jim, Vicki, Josh and Ryan McBride.
    Online condoleces at www.rlyostfuneralhome.com.
    Garneret, Eugene E.
    PALMYRA/FORMERLY OF NEWARK — Eugene E. Garneret, 87 entered eternity on Monday, Feb. 4, 2013 at Newark-Wayne Community Hospital.
    Family and friends may call Thursday, Feb. 7 from 10 to 11 a.m. followed by a Funeral Service at 11 a.m. at the Norman L. Waterman Funeral Home, Inc., 124 W. Miller St., Newark. Burial will be in Newark Cemetery, N. Main St, Newark.
    In memory of Eugene please consider a charity of choice.
    Eugene was born the son of the late Joseph and Catherine (Dengler) Garneret on Monday, May 18, 1925 in Buffalo.
    Eugene will be remembered by his brother, George Garneret of Buffalo; several nieces and nephews; many friends of the Wayne ARC.
    Eugene was predeceased by his wife, Helen (Johnson) Garneret in 1997; sisters, Alice LaBarr in 2009 and Elizabeth Wierzbicki in 1983; brother, William Garneret in 1983.
    You may light a candle of memory or condolence by visiting www.watermanfuneralhome.com.
    Jock, Lloyd B., Jr.
    PALMYRA — Lloyd B. Jock Jr., 64, died on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013.
    Lloyd was predeceased by his parents, Lloyd and Marjorie Barse Jock.
    He is survived by his wife, Vickie Jock; and daughters, Melissa Jock and Lisa (David) Main.
    Friends joined the family for a celebration of Lloyd's life from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 10, at Palmyra Fire Department, 615 E. Main St., Palmyra.
    Memorials may be directed to Hildebrandt Hospice Care Center, 2652 Ridgeway Ave., Rochester, NY 14626; or Lifetime Care, 800 W. Miller St., Suite 12, Newark, NY 14513.
    Online condolences may be made at www.rlyostfuneralhome.com.
    Macaulay, Michael
    FAIRVILLE — Michael Macaulay, 44, died on his birthday, Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013 at his home surrounded by family.
    Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Saturday, Feb. 16 at 5 p.m. at the Paul L. Murphy and Sons Funeral Home, 127 East Miller St., Newark with Rev. Christy Wareham officiating.
    Michael was born on Feb. 10, 1969, in West Islip, N.Y., the son of Walter and Joyce Neumann Macaulay. He was a truck driver for Superior Trucking of Port Gibson.
    Page 3 of 5 - Mr. Macauley is survived by his wife, Tina; three daughters, Nicole of Long Island, Kaitlyn and Sabrina of Fairville; a granddaughter, Alyssa; his parents, Walter and Joyce of Newark; a sister, Doli (Dale) Davy of St. Petersburg, Fla.; five brothers, Arty of Newark, Walter of Patchogue, N.Y., Robert of Medford, N.Y., Thomas (Sandy) of Newark, William (Kelly) of Chorman, N.Y. and many nieces and nephews.
    Memorials, in his name, may be made to the A.L.S. ASSOC. Of Upstate New York, 890 7th North St. Ste 108, Liverpool, NY 1308; Lifetime Care, 800 West Miller St., Newark, NY 14513 or in care of the family, 127 East Miller Street, Newark, NY 14513.
    Remembrances may be made to www.murphyandsonsfuneralhome.com.
    McNeil, Donald Keith
    WILLIAMSON — Donald Keith McNeil, age 75, died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013.
    He leaves his wife of 31 years, Janice (Shuster) McNeil; brother, Gary (Carol) McNeil; three children from a previous marriage, including son, Bruce (Terri) McNeil; and two step-children, Randy Cepuch and LaDonna Court. He is also survived by three grandchildren, Sean McNeil, Mollie McNeil and Jennifer (Joshua) Woodford; and great-granddaughter, Joslin Woodford.
    A private memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family. Interment will be at Lakeview Cemetery in Pultneyville.
    Don was born to Mildred and Orval McNeil on July 4, 1937 in Rochester. He graduated from Williamson High School in 1955 and enlisted in the Air Force, where he served as a radio operator in Greenland and Grand Rapids, Minn. Don spent his working career at Eastman Kodak, where he started as a floor sweeper, was chosen for the electrical apprenticeship program and became a high voltage cable splicer whose services were in strong demand. He lived in Greece for many years before moving to Williamson in 1980. After retiring in 1992, Don and his wife traveled all over the country in their RV and spent parts of each winter among friends in Myrtle Beach, S.C. They served as co-presidents of their regional Holiday Ramblers RV Club chapter. Don’s other interests ranged from NASA to NASCAR.
    Memorial donations in Don’s name can be made to Lifetime Care Hospice and Cancer Research Institute. The family thanks Janel Mowry R.N. of Lifetime for all her kindness.
    Schneider, Nellie
    NEWARK — Nellie Schneider, 102, died Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013 at Flushing Hospital in Queens, New York.
    A private graveside service was held on Friday, Feb. 8 at the East Newark Cemetery.
    Mrs. Schneider was born Feb. 18, 1910 in Orange, Ca., the daughter of Antonio and Angeline Colasurdo. She was a long time resident of Newark, moving to Queens in 2006 to live with a younger sister. Nellie retired from the Newark Developmental Center where she had been a nurse for many years. While living in Newark, she was a communicant of St. Michael’s Church.
    Page 4 of 5 - She is survived by several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Schneider was predeceased by four brothers and two sisters.
    Remembrances may be made to www.murphyandsonsfuneralhome.com.
    Winston, Deborah E.
    PALMYRA — Winston, Deborah E., 58, died Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013.
    Family and friends areinvited to call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 8 at the Robert L. Yost Funeral Home, Inc., 123 W. Main St., Palmyra. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9 at Zion Episcopal Church in Palmyra. Burial will be in Palmyra Cemetery.
    In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials to Palmyra Community Center, 424 Stafford St., Palmyra NY 14522 or to Lipson Cancer Center, 1425 Portland Ave., Rochester, NY 14621.
    Deb was born on Nov. 7, 1954 in Lyons, the daughter of Myron and Elsie Priebe Wagner. She was a 1974 graduate of Pal-Mac High School. Deb and Jeffery Winston were married on Aug. 27, 1983 in Palmyra. Deb was active with the Silver Sneakers and was a member of the Altar Guild at Zion Episcopal Church.
    Predeceased by her parents, she is survived by her husband, Jeffery; daughter, Hailee; sister, Carolyn (Norman) Hickox Jr.; brothers, Mike (Marie), George (Laurie) and Daniel (Pamela) Wagner; mother and father-in-law, Bertha and Jack Guilliams; brother and sister-in-law, Dwayne and Julie Winston and several nieces and nephews.
    Onlinecondolences at www.rlyostfuneralhome.com.
    Wood, Mary A.
    NEWARK — Mary Agnes Wood, 65, entered eternity on Monday, Feb. 4, 2013 at DeMay Living Center.
    All services will be private. In memory of Mary, please consider donations to a charity of choice.
    Mary was born the daughter of John and Chalice (Schneck) Wesp on Wednesday, June 11, 1947 in Rochester. She was a graduate of Victor High School and then worked for Harris Corp. for 40 years in the department of Engineering Support. Mary had a big collection of frogs thereby receiving the nickname “Frog Lady”. She also enjoyed the outdoors and all kinds of crafts.
    Mary will be remembered by her father, John Wesp; sisters, Sue (Guy) Snyder and Sally (John Hart) Naber; step-children; step grandchildren; uncles; one niece; two nephews; great-niece and nephews; and cousins.
    Mary was predeceased by her husband, Daniel Wood; and her mother, Chalice Wesp.
    You may light a candle of memory or condolence by visiting www.watermanfuneralhome.com.
    Yarger, Mary C.
    NEWARK — Mary C. Yarger, 87, died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013 at the DeMay Living Center.
    All services will be private.
    Mrs. Yarger was born on Nov. 4, 1925, in Springfield, Mass., the daughter of John J. and Nellie Cizek Lynch. She was a Registered Nurse, working in the VA Hospitals in Phoenix and Buffalo, for many years. Mary has lived with her daughter in the Newark for the past six years. Mary was a retired nurse from the VA Hospitals in Buffalo and Phoenix.
    Page 5 of 5 - Survived by daughter, Susan (Steven) LeVan of Newark; and son, Richard (Linda) of Kenmore, N.Y.; granddaughter, Kelly Doeljsi; two great-grandchildren, Jacelyne and Amelia.
    She was predeceased by her parents and four siblings.
    Remembrances may be made to www.murphyandsonsfuneralhome.com.

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