Buffalo Obituaries

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  • 6 hrs ago | via 13WHAM 

    3 killed in separate shootings in Buffalo

    Local media report that the latest shooting occurred around 3:15 a.m. Monday on Manhattan Avenue, where a 23-year-old woman was shot and killed. A 26-year-old man was wounded.

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  • 9 hrs ago | via HarnesRacing 

    John "Jake" Chapman dies

    John "Jake" Chapman Jr. died Dec. 19, at his home in Orchard Park, NY. Mr. Chapman was a horseman and a son of the late Hall of Fame horseman John Chapman.

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  • 11 hrs ago | via WNYMedia.net 

    Photos: Homeless Memorial Service at the Hope Center

    A memorial service remembering Western New York's homeless who passed away during 2014 took place on Sunday, Dec. 21 at the Lt. Colonel Matt Urban HOPE Center on Paderewski Drive.

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  • Sunday | via HarnessLink.com 

    John Chapman, Jr., Kathleen Marshall died

    He is survived by his siblings, Cindy Chapman-Koch, Cricket Brennan and Cheryl Gacek; and nephews and nieces, Matthew Brennan, Kevin Brennan, Patrick Brennan, Daniel Gacek and Jessica Gacek. He was preceded in death by his Hall of Fame father John and his mother Janice.

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  • Saturday | via Observer 

    Richard A. Parry

    Richard A. Parry, 58, of Dunkirk, N.Y., passed away peacefully at the UPMC Hamot in Erie, PA., on Thursday December 18, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved son of Nora McDonald; devoted brother to Shari Scott of Dunkirk, N.Y., Karen Kaminski of Florida, and Kelly Willson of Buffalo, N.Y. Richard is also survived by 5 nephews: Benjamin Smith, Jack and Ryan Kaminski, Zachary Scott and Kyle Willson; and 2 nieces: Melissa Smith and Caitlin Willson.

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  • Friday Dec 19 | via Observer 

    Louis J. O'Brocta

    Beloved husband of Mary Lou O'Brocta O'Brocta. Devoted father of David O'Brocta.

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  • Friday Dec 19 | via MyFoxNY 

    3 killed in separate shootings in Buffalo

    Local media report that the latest shooting occurred around 3:15 a.m. Monday on Manhattan Avenue, where a woman was shot and killed. A second person was wounded and is being treated at a hospital.

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  • Thursday Dec 18 | via The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York 

    James R. Blanchard

    James R. Blanchard, 65, of Great Valley, N.Y., and Bemus Point, N.Y., passed away at 12:15 a.m. Thurs-day, Dec. 18, 2014, at his residence in Bemus Point.

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  • Thursday Dec 18 | via Cape Coral Daily Breeze 

    Norma Frey Graf

    Norma Frey Graf, 91, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, wife of the late Benjamin William Graf, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 14, 2014. Her Memorial Service will be held at 1pm on Sunday, December 21st, 2014 in the The Palms of Mt.

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  • Wednesday Dec 17 | via The Daily Republic 

    Marian L. "Chicki" Downs

    Marian L. "Chicki" Downs, affectionately known as "the Bra Lady" went home to be with her precious savior Jesus Christ, her beloved husband Barney and sister Dotti Rackliffe on Dec. 15, 2014. In her 95 years she had a extraordinary life that impacted thousands of lives all over the world.

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  • Wednesday Dec 17 | via Crescent-News.com 

    Theresa 'Terry' Driskel

    Theresa "Terry" A. Driskel, 71, of Napoleon, Ohio, passed away on Monday, December 15, 2014, at the Lutheran Home of Napoleon.

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  • Wednesday Dec 17 | via Florida Today 

    Donald E. Boren

    He later lived in Buffalo, NY; Santa Monica, CA; Scottsdale, AZ and Melbourne, FL.

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  • Tuesday Dec 16 | via WICU12 Erie 

    Meadville Fire Chief Dies at 58

    Hedrick was with the department for 30 years, 21 of them spent as the department's chief. Hedrick collapsed at his home this morning getting ready for work.

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  • Tuesday Dec 9 | via The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York 

    Ronald J. Frushone

    A 1954 graduate of Jamestown High School, he served in the U.S. Marines from February 1956 until February 1958.

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  • Tuesday Dec 9 | via Observer 

    Maxine Allessi

    Maxine Allessi, age 82, of Dunkirk, N.Y., died peacefully, Tuesday, November 25, 2014 with her loving family by her side A memorial service for Maxine will be held at the Dunkirk Moose Lodge No. 89 reception hall, 286 Lake Shore Drive West in Dunkirk , NY on Saturday, December 13, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. with Rev.

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  • Sunday Dec 7 | via The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York 

    Kathy A. Donato

    Kathy A. Donato, 62, of Meadows Road, Dewittville, died Saturday at Roswell Park Hospital in Buffalo, N.Y. She was born May 20, 1952, in Westfield, N.Y., the daughter of the late Alan E. and Irene E. Johnson Rhebergen.

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  • Saturday Dec 6 | via Connecticut Post 

    Dazzling display of holiday spirit showcased at fest...

    Cousins Avellina Progano and Francesca Naccarato had different reactions to their visit with Santa Claus at the Burr Homestead Friday at the 34th annual Fairfield Christmas Tree Festival. Avellina, 18 months, of Fairfield, was frightened of the man in red -- although she hugged a plush Santa on display in another room -- while Francesca, 7 months, of Buffalo, N.Y., was mesmerized by her first visit with Santa.

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  • Saturday Dec 6 | via Fairfield Citizen-News 

    Dazzling display of holiday spirit showcased at Fair...

    Cousins Avellina Progano and Francesca Naccarato had different reactions to their visit with Santa Claus at the Burr Homestead Friday at the 34th annual Fairfield Christmas Tree Festival. Avellina, 18 months, of Fairfield, was frightened of the man in red -- although she hugged a plush Santa on display in another room -- while Francesca, 7 months, of Buffalo, N.Y., was mesmerized by her first visit with Santa.

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  • Friday Dec 5 | via Boston Herald 

    Mary Brink, at 96,a Winchester resident

    Mary Thornton Martin Brink of Winchester, an active community member, died Nov. 26 at Woburn Nursing Center. She was 96. Mrs. Brink was born in Shelbina, Mo., raised in Buffalo, N.Y., and had been a longtime resident of Winchester.

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  • Nov 6, 2014 | via Elburn Herald 

    Delores M. Jarka

    Delores M. Jarka , 80, of Geneva, died at home on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, following a long illness. She was born on Dec. 17, 1933, the daughter of Harry and Laura Gahlbeck.

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