Wayne Post obituaries for week ending April 13, 2012 are: Burton, Elizabeth; Cimineri, Philomena "Fannie"; Janto, Rocco V.; MacNeal, Sarah J. “Sally”; Manno, Anne Grace; Niemeyer, Marie E. (DiSano); Storto, Richard J.; and Swan, Charles W.
LYONS — Age 69 of Canal Street died Thursday April 5, 2012 at Geneva General Hospital. Elizabeth was born in Warthen, Ga. on Dec. 11, 1942, daughter of Earnest and Willie Ivery Richardson. She was a cook in her earlier years in area restaurants, she loved her family. She was an active member of Mt. Zion Church.
Survived by two sons, Robert Lee Burton, Bill Burton; daughter, Bertha Mae Burton all of Ga.; sisters, Ernestine Boone of Ga. and Inez Moore of Newark; longtime companion Rubin Cliff; a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, many friends.
Predeceased by sons, Nazine and Karon Burton.
Friends may call Friday, April l3, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Boeheim-Pusateri Funeral Home, 77 William St., Lyons. Funeral will be Saturday, April 14 at 1 p.m. at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Lyons. Burial in Elmwood Cemetery.
Memorials to American Heart or Cancer Society.
Cimineri, Philomena "Fannie"
CLYDE — Mrs. Philomena "Fannie" Cimineri, 89, formerly of Jenkins Rd., Clyde died Tuesday April 3, 2012 at Geneva General Hospital surrounded by her loving family.
Family and friends called on Monday, April 9, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Baris Funeral Home, 87 W. Genesee St., Clyde. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Tuesday April 10 at 10 AM in St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church in Clyde. Rev. Augustine Chumo officiated. Burial followed in St. John's Cemetery, Clyde.
Memorial contributions to St. John's Church Memorial Fund, 43 W. Dezeng St., Clyde, NY 14433 or to a charity of one's choice would be appreciated.
Fannie, as she was known to everyone, was born in Catskill, NY on April 23, 1922 the daughter of Vincent and Jennie Vitola Meo. She moved to Clyde after her marriage to her late husband Pasquale, who pre-deceased her in June of 1983. She was formerly employed by the General Electric Corp. of Clyde. Fannie was a member of St. John's Church and was very active in Church affairs. Her greatest enjoyment was spending time with her family, her grand and great grandchildren.
Surviving are her three sons, Kenneth (Lorna) Cimineri of Clyde, Ronald Cimineri of Vermont, Paul (Debra) Cimineri of Clyde; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; two step grandchildren and five step great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Besides her parents and husband, she was predeceased by her seven siblings, Angie, Frank, Louis, John, Joseph, Danny and Vincent Meo.
For online condolences, visit www.barisfuneralhome.com.
Janto, Rocco V.
CLYDE — Rocco V. Janto, 87, of 3078 High Street died on Monday, April 9, 2012 at St. John's Home in Rochester surrounded by his loving family.
Family and friends are invited to call on Friday, April 13 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Baris Funeral Home, 87 W. Genesee St. Clyde. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, April 14 at 11:30 a.m. in St. John the Evangelist RC Church with the Rev. Augustine Chumo officiating.
Page 2 of 4 - Memorial contributions to the Nursing Home of St. John, 150 Highland Ave., Rochester, NY 14620 would be appreciated.
Mr. Janto was born in Clyde on May 3, 1924, the son of Vito and Mae Sapp Janto. On August 12, 1950 he married the late Elizabeth Crisante Janto. Rockie was a successful and innovative fruit, dairy and cash crop farmer for over 70 years. He was the recipient of the Cornell Conservation Farmer of the Year Award for his skillful knowledge in the field of farming and agriculture. He was a past member of the Wayne County Planning Board. Rockie loved spending his free time with his family and grandchildren on the farm.
Rockie is survived by his children, Terri (Larry) Waldron of Clyde, Cinda (Jeff Drake) Lisanto of Clyde and Joe (Marguerite) Janto of Walworth; his seven grandchildren, Chris (Susanna) Waldron, Bridgette (Matt) Barr, Diana Lisanto, Julie Lisanto, Corrie Janto, Christine (Kiel) Watson, Michael Schwartz; his five great-grandchildren, Austin Laplander, Maxim Waldron, Jackson Barr, Ryan Barr and Ava Watson; many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Besides his parents, Rockie was pre-deceased by his loving wife, Elizabeth; his infant son, Richard, and his sister, Josephine Gravino.
MacNeal, Sarah J. “Sally”
MARION — Died on April 4, 2012.
Predeceased by her parents, Frank and Edith Follett; sister, Shirley (George) Fleming.
Survived by her devoted and loving husband of 60 years, Eugene (Gene) MacNeal; daughters, Kathy (Terry) Darrow, Judy English (Larry Bigelow); sons, Steve (Joanne), Jeff (Julie), Chris (Chrissy) and Brad (Carol Murray); 15 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; sister, Ginger (Jack) Nolan; brothers, Richard (Bev) Follett, Ronnie (Bonnie) Follett, Frank (Pat) Follett and David (Marilyn) Follett; nieces and nephews; sisters-in-law, Isabel Bauer, Tootie MacNeal, and Marge MacNeal; brother-in-law, John (Colleen) MacNeal; many very special friends.
Heartfelt thanks to the staff at the DeMay Living Center for taking such wonderful care of her.
All were invited to call Friday, April 6 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Payne & Murphy Funeral Home at 1040 Rt. 31 in Macedon, where her funeral service was held Saturday, April 7 at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the DeMay Living Center, 100 Sunset Lane, Newark, NY 14513, or the Rochester General Hospital Foundation, 1425 Portland Avenue, Rochester, NY 14617 in her memory.
Manno, Anne Grace
CLYDE — Anne Grace Manno, 89, formerly of Clyde, died Saturday, April 7, 2012 at Seneca Nursing Home.
Friends may call Friday, April 13 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Pusateri-Canolesio Funeral Home, 68 Sodus St. Clyde, where services will be held Saturday, April 14 at 10 a.m. with Fr. Chumo officiating. Burial in St. John’s Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation.
Anne was born in Clyde on July 1, 1922, daughter of Joseph and Mary Castellano Ferrindino. She had worked at General Electric in Clyde and Auburn. She was a member of the Catholic Daughters in America and St. John’s Church. She was a retired union member of IAM. She lived in Geneva for 10 years and was a member of St. Francis Church.
Page 3 of 4 - Survived by her son, Nicholas Manno of Natick, Mass.; granddaughter, Elaine Sidlo; two great-grandchildren, Christine and Kathryne; two great-great-grandsons, Christopher and Connor, all of Westbrookfield, Mass.
Predeceased by her husband, Nicholas; grandson, Anthony; daughter-in-law, Thelma; her three brothers and three sisters.
Niemeyer, Marie E. (DiSano)
WILLIAMSON — Passed away on April 5, 2012.
Survived by her daughter, Ayn-Marie (Mark) Talmadge; sister, Rosella (Joel) Birnbaum; brother, Frank (Ellen) DiSano; two grandchildren, Tyler and Aaron Talmadge; nephew, Brian (Liz) Healey; other family and friends.
Services private. Memorials may be made to Rochester Dialysis Center in her memory.
Arrangements by Murphy Funeral Home.
Storto, Richard J.
CLYDE — Richard J. Storto, 67, died Sunday, April 1, 2012 at Clifton Springs Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer.
Calling hours were Tuesday, April 3 from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Pusateri- Canolesio Funeral Home at 68 Sodus St. in Clyde. A Mass of Christian burial was held at 10:30 a.m. at St. John’s Catholic Church, 114 Sodus St. with burial in St. John’s Cemetery, Clyde. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or the Multiple Sclerosis Association.
Richard was born Aug. 15, 1944 in Auburn, the son of Theodore and Marian (Laburdi) Storto. He worked for the Newark Developmental Center where he retired after 30 years as an electrician. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. He was an avid golfer and was a member of the Silver Creek Golf Course in Waterloo, NY and he golfed regularly at the Wayne Hills Country Club in Clyde. Richard was a lifetime member of the Clyde VFW and the Clyde Fire Department.
He is survived by his mother, Marian; daughters, Jennifer Mander, Michelle Wojciechowski; grandchildren, Katelyn Mander, Marek and Maksym Wojciechowski; and sister, Jean Cullinan.
He was predeceased by his father, Theodore.
Arrangements by the Pusateri –Canolesio Funeral Home, Clyde.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.pusaterifunerals.com.
Swan, Charles W.
Charles W. Swan, age 73, of Overland Park, Kan., passed away on Tuesday, April 3, 2012.
He was born on Nov. 7, 1938, in Newark and was the son of Ruth (DeCann) and William Swan. Charles, known to most by Chuck, had an amazing career of 35 years as an executive manager in graphic arts. His hobbies included golf, photography, motorcycling and travel. Chuck could often be found relaxing in his Lazyboy chair watching classic western movies.
He enjoyed being involved in his grandchildren’s sports and activities. One of his accomplishments was learning to fly a twin-engine Cessna. He had a unique sense of humor and those that knew him have stories of their own.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Ann; daughters, Michelle Harold of Olathe, Kan. and Charlene (Timothy) Kupersmith of Overland Park, Kan.; son, Chris (Barbara) Swan of Olathe; six grandchildren, Jake Kupersmith, Samantha Harold, Lauren Kupersmith, Jordan Kupersmith, Carley Swan and Aliza Swan; sisters, Donelda and Cheryl; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Page 4 of 4 - He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Barry Swan.
A funeral Mass was celebrated on Monday, April 9, at 11 a.m. at Holy Cross Catholic Church, 8311 W. 93rd St., Overland Park. Visitation was at 10 a.m., with rosary following. Burial was held in Resurrection Catholic Cemetery, Lenexa, Kan.
Memorial contributions may be made to Parkinson’s Foundation, 8900 State Line Road, #320, Leawood, KS 66206.
Arrangements by D.W. Newcomer’s Sons, Johnson County Chapel, Overland Park.
Fond memories and condolences for the family may be left at www.johnsoncountycha pel.com.