Christopher M. VanBuskirk – March 28, 2013

vanbuskirkpicGeneseo: Suddenly on March 28, 2013 at age 31 years. Predeceased by his grandfather Ted Whitford and Aunt Linda Kurtz. Survived by his son Brady Christopher VanBuskirk. Wife Dawn VanBuskirk. Parents: Carl (Marie) VanBuskirk of Leicester and Jane (Dave) Konarski of Geneseo. Sister: Jen (Devon Saltsman) VanBuskirk of Cuylerville. Grandmother Jean Whitford of Lakeville and grandparents Jack (Carol) Konarski of Leroy and Joseph (AnnaMae) Lavoie of Geneva. Niece Dakota VanBuskirk. Step-Brothers: William Konarski of CO, Richard Konarski of NC, James Konarski of Leroy, Chuckie and Joey Farruggia of Retsof. Best friend of 20 years Justin Kraft. Aunts & Uncles, Nieces & Nephews, Cousins, and many friends.

Chris was a Department Manager at the Geneseo Walmart, Officiated for Section V Football and enjoyed all sports. He enjoyed time with family and friends, golfing, and fishing. He will be deeply missed.

Friends may call Tuesday, April 2, 2013, 2-4 & 7-9PM, at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., 21 Big Tree Street, Rte 15 & 20A, Livonia. Funeral Services Wednesday 10:30am at the United Methodist Church of Livonia, 21 Summers Street, Livonia, with Pastor Dan Finch as the celebrant. Burial to follow at Pine Hill Cemetery, Rush, NY. Memorial contributions may be made to the Brady VanBuskirk Family Fund, C/O Bank of Castile, 11 South Street, Geneseo, NY 14454. To send a condolence and for further information please visit:

Lois A Wilson ~ March 21, 2013

Lois A. Wilson In loving memory Lois Wilson, 69, of Bloomfield, died March 21, 2013, at her home in Bloomfield Meadows.

She is survived by her husband, Wilbur Wilson Jr.; three daughters, Vickie (Richard) Patterson of Bristol, Pamela Deck (Leon Moses) and Elaine (Randy) Moses, both of Bloomfield; friend, Elmer Provorse Jr. of Bloomfield; 11 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Memorials may be made to the family.

Alice K. Wing – March 24, 2013

Conesus/Dansville: Alice K. Wing, 88 years of Dansville, formerly of Conesus, died Sunday, March 24, 2013 at Noyes Memorial Hospital in Dansville.She was born May 12, 1924, in Rochester, NY, the daughter of Alfred W. Whyte, Sr. and Evelyn Frances Kelly. She was a member of the South Livonia United Church of Christ. Alice was predeceased by husband, Carlton Wing and her son, Wayne Wing.

She is survived by her children, Darlene (Jim) Bonnell of Michigan, Alan (Thomasine) Wing of Piffard, Roger (Kris) Wing of Livonia, and Keith (Gail) Wing,Sr. of Ossian. several grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren. brother, Alfred Whyte,Jr. of Avon. sister, Dorothy Whyte of Rochester. several nieces and nephews.

Friends are invited to attend services Thursday, March 28, at the South Livonia United Church of Christ, Route 15, South Livonia at 2 PM with the Rev. Sue Forsyth officiating. Burial, Oak Ridge Cemetery, South Livonia. Friends wishing may make memorial contributions to the South Livonia United Church of Christ, 5087 South Livonia Rd. Livonia, NY 14487. Arrangements entrusted to Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc. Livonia – Honeoye. To send condolence, please visit:

Phyllis E. Arend – March 8, 2013

phyllis-arendLEICESTER – Phyllis Arend (Knebel) passed away at Strong Memorial Hospital with family at her side, on March 8, 2013, at the age of 84.

Phyllis is predeceased by her husband Milton Arend, two sisters, Lucille Wilson and Arlene Kretchmer, along with her brother, Robert Knebel.

Phyllis is lovingly remembered by her daughter, Gail (William) Garland of Poway, California; her son, Tracey (Teresa) Arend of Leicester, New York; her brother, Gerard (Nici) Knebel; her sister, Beverly (Tony) Fuierer; her three grandchildren, Meaghan, Kaitlin, and Collin; two great-grandchildren, Cailey and Nicky; many nieces and nephews.

Phyllis was born in Rochester, New York in 1928. She graduated from Madison High School. She started working right out of high school. While working for the telephone company as an operator, she met her future husband at a company party which he crashed just to meet her. Phyllis and Milton were married in August of 1949. They started off their married life living in Henrietta. A few years later they moved to Webster, where they raised their two children, Gail and Tracey.

While the children were growing, Phyllis worked part time for various retail establishments, as well as School Pictures. At School Pictures, she used her talent as an artist to touch up the photographs of many school children.

After the children were grown and making their own way in the world, Phyllis worked for Eastman Kodak Company at the Elmgrove location. After retiring from Kodak, Milton and Phyllis moved to San Diego, California to live near their daughter and her family. She lived in San Diego for 18 years, before returning to upstate New York to be near family. She lived at the Morgan Apartments in Geneseo for 8 years, prior to recently moving in with her son and daughter-in-law after a long illness.

A memorial mass to celebrate her life will be held on Monday, April 1, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 115 Maple Avenue, Victor, N.Y. 14564. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Livingston County Health Department, Attn: Home Care, 2 Murray Hill, Mt. Morris, NY 14510 or Strong Memorial Hospital, Attn: Palliative Care Unit, 601 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY 14642. Arrangements entrusted to the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., Livonia – Honeoye.

Nancy D Aleba ~ March 20, 2013

Nancy D. Aleba of Bergen-Honeoye, formerly of Tampa,FL., March 20, 2013 at age 73 years. Survived by her daughter Heather Stiglich Smith of Greene, NY. 1 granddaughter, 2 great grandchildren. Her sister, Charlotte Averill of Honeoye.

Private funeral services under the direction of Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home,Inc Honeoye – Livonia. Burial, Bergen, NY. Memorial contributions to Ontario-Yates Hospice,756 Pre-Emption Rd. Geneva, NY 14456-1336 To send condolences visit:

Patrick J Gagliardy ~ March 13, 2013


Patrick J. Gagliardy of Lakeville-St. Cloud, Florida, formerly of Hudson, NY, March 13, 2013 at age 58 years. Survived by his wife, Lois; sister-in-law, Audean Gagliardy of Lakeville, brother-in-law David (Cathy) Washburn of Bergen. special aunt, Dorothy Stickles of Albany. many cousins, dear friends & other relatives.

Friends may call Saturday 11 AM – 1 PM at Kevin W. Doughberty Funeral Home, Inc. Routes 15 & 20A Lakeville, where services will follow visitation on Saturday at 1:15 PM. Burial, Union Cemetery, Livonia. Memorials to Livingston-Wyoming ARC, 18 Main St. Mt. Morris, NY 14510. To send condolences, visit:

Vincent A Farruggia ~ March 18, 2013

Vincent A. Farruggia of Retsof, March 18, 2013 at age 89 years. Survived by his wife, Clara (Restivo) Farruggia; sons, David (Geri) Farruggia of Retsof; Vincent (Karen) Farruggia of Jupiter,FL., Ronald (LuAnn) Farruggia of Gates, & Mark Farruggia (Maggie Boyle) of Retsof. 5 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren. brother, Al (Joanne) Farruggia. sisters-in-law, Lois Farruggia & Annie Farruggia, Louise Ciufo. aunt, Mary Grossi. many nieces, nephews, cousins & friends.

Vincent was predeceased by his parents, Pasquale & Josephine Farruggia, grandaughter, Toni Ann, brother, Frank, & sisters, Francis Petrone, Ann DiLenola & infant Genevieve.

Friends may call Wednesday 2 – 4, & 6 – 8 PM at Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc. Routes 15 & 20A, 21 Big Tree St. Livonia. Funeral Mass will be held Thursday, 10:30 AM at St. Lucy Church in Retsof. Burial, St. Marys Cemetery, Geneseo. To send condolences, please visit:

Charles C. Witzel – March 16, 2013

photo-2Geneseo: March 16, 2013 at home at age 98 years. Predeceased by his wife of 59 years, Margret F. Witzel, in 1995, parents Frank and Julia Witzel, and siblings; Walter Witzel, Blanch Schleyer, and Marcella Witzel. Survived by daughters Judy Witzel and Jean Stafford both of Geneseo. Grandchildren; Gary (Lori) Stafford, Gregory Stafford, and Stephanie Stafford. Great-Grandchildren; Matthew & Ashley Stafford, Nichole & Jeffrey Walker, and Kaitlyn & Danielle Walters. Several Nieces and Nephews.

Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 10:30am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 4 Avon Road, Geneseo, NY. Burial St. Mary’s Cemetery, Geneseo. Fr. Ed Dillon will be the celebrant. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Hospital, PO Box 1000 – Dept 142, Memphis, TN 38148 or the American Cancer Society, 1120 Goodman St. South, Rochester, NY 14620. Arrangements entrusted to the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., Livonia – Honeoye. To send a condolence and for further information please visit:

Lois M Damon ~ March 10, 2013

Lois M. Damon, of Livonia: March 10, 2013 at age 82 years. Survived by her husband, Richard B. Damon, son, Ben (Patricia) Damon of Pittsford. Grandson, Elliot Damon of Pittsford. Sister, Doris Montgomery of Warsaw. Several nieces & nephews. Predeceased by siblings, Nancy, Donad & George Wise. Several nieces & nephews.

Private funeral services will be held at Oak Ridge Cemetery, South Livonia, under the direction of Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc. Livonia – Honeoye. Memorial contributions may be made to Serenity House, 1278 Brace Rd. Victor, NY 14564. To send condolences, visit:

Alice Farrand Uhly Connor ~ March 11, 2013

Alice Farrand Uhly Connor of LeRoy-Conesus Lake, March 11, 2013. She was born May 4, 1929, daughter of Adda & Earle Farrand. Predeceased by husbands, Jasper Uhly & Gerard Connor, also son, James Uhly. Survived by daughter, Barbara Uhly; son, David Uhly & daughter-in-law Bonnie Uhly. Stepchildren, Larry(Pam) Wright, Donald (Sherry) Wright, Paul (Julie) Connor, & Eileen (Tom) Zilinski. Grandchildren, Marcey (Charles ) Fox, Kory (Sarah) Wright, Kristey (Kord) Strebel. Sister, Laura Mae Carney. Sister-in-law,Eloise Uhly. Several great-grandchildren, nieces & nephews.

Alice was an active member of the LeRoy community for over 40 years before moving to Conesus Lake with her husband, Jasper Uhly. Upon retirement, and her marriage to Gerard Connor, she relocated to Daytona Beach, Florida. For the past 2 years she enjoyed being in Virginia near her children.

Friends are invited to attend memorial services, Friday, March 15, at the First Presbyterian Church, Clay St. LeRoy, NY at 2 PM. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimers Asociation, 435 East Henrietta Rd. Rochester, NY 14620. Arrangements, Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc. Livonia – Honeoye. To send condolences, please visit:

Carol Ann McGarvey ~ March 11, 2013


Carol Ann McGarvey of Livonia: March 11, 2013, at age 67 years. Predeceased by her husband, Kevin J. McGarvey & her brother, Robert Rahner.Survived by children, Lara Ann (Michael) Giallombardo of Chili, Kevin McGarvey & Patrick McGarvey, both of Livonia. 2 grandchildren, Adrianna & Dominic Giallombardo. Brother, Harold (Donna) Rahner of Endwell, NY. Several nieces & nephews.

Carol Ann was a registered nurse, employed at Strong Memorial Hospital.

Friends may call Thursday 4 – 7 PM, at Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc. Routes 15 & 20A, 21 Big Tree St. Livonia. Funeral Mass Saturday at St. Matthew Church, 11 AM, Route 20A, Livonia. Burial, St. Michael’s Cemetery. Memorial contributions to Lollypop Farm, 99 Victor Rd., Fairport, NY 14450. To send condolences, visit:

Vera A. Morgan ~ March 12, 2013


Vera A. Morgan of South Lima-Livonia, March 12, 2013 at age 91 years. Predeceased by her loving husband of 63 years, William A. Morgan Sr. also, son-in-law, Garren Sparks & daughter-in-law Elaine Bailey. Survived by her children, Marcia Sparks of Hemlock, Marilyn (Junior) Ellis of FL., Richard Morgan of FL., Carol (Thomas) Tette of Bloomfield, William Morgan Jr. of Springwater, & Cheryl (Dale) VanKuren of Bloomfield. 14 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren, 2 great great grandchildren. Brother, Ralph (Florence) Bratcher of Leicester. Nieces & nephews. She will be sadly missed by the family that she cherished and devoted her life to.

Friends may call Friday 4 – 8 PM at Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc. Routes 15 & 20A, 21 Big Tree St. Livonia. Private graveside services will be held at Union Cemetery, Livonia. To send condolences, visit:

Douglas R. Welker – March 10, 2013

Canadice/Springwater: March 10, 2013 unexpectedly, at his home, at age 49 years. Predeceased by his parents Charles and Sylvia (Hyde) Welker. Survived by his daughters; Jennifer Welker of Florida and Courtney Welker of Lockport, NY. Brother Carl (Crystel Waide) Welker of Springwater and sister Julie (Douglas) Parsons of Springfield, MA. Several Nephews, Cousins, and many friends.

Doug was a graduate of Churchville-Chili High School and resided in that area for many years. He was an employee of Southco Inc. in Honeoye Falls, NY.


***Calling Hours and Funeral Services for Douglas Welker are postponed and will be held at a later date to be announced***

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 3500 Winton Place, Suite 4, Rochester, NY 14623. To send a condolence and for further information please visit:

Marie Jeanne Abbott – March 8, 2013

Conesus Lake, NY: Marie Jeanne Abbott (nee Roberts) passed away at her home in Conesus, New York with family at her side, on March 8, 2013 at the age of 88.

Marie is predeceased by her husband Royal K Abbott Jr., her brothers Edward Roberts and Monsignor Mederic Roberts, and her sister Elaine Liston.

Marie is lovingly remembered by her sons Stephen Abbott of Indianapolis Indiana, Richard (Tamara) Abbott of Conesus, New York, Robert (Susannah) Abbott of Andover, Massachusetts, her daughter Carolyn (Frank) Abbott Wasacz of Mt Horeb, Wisconsin, and her nine grandchildren, Jennifer Abbott-Cole, Amy Abbott, Kaily Abbott, Jared Abbott, Kennedy Abbott, Rachel Abbott, Jonathan Abbott, Katelyn Wasacz and Grace Wasacz.

Marie Abbott was born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts in 1924. She graduated from Pittsfield High School in 1942 and went on to earn a degree from the Berkshire Business School and worked as a laboratory assistant processing patents at the General Electric plant in Pittsfield where she met her husband, Royal. After getting married, the two spent nine years living in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Marie was a loving wife and devoted mother who took great care of her family. She spent endless hours supporting her children’s activities, especially swimming, scouting and school. She also enjoyed bowling, playing bridge, and going to lunch with her girlfriends. Above all, Marie had tremendous faith, and led an exemplary life.

Her Funeral Mass will be held at St. Mathew Catholic Church, 6591 Richmond Mills Rd, Rte 20A, Livonia, NY on Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 10:30 AM. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Camp Stella Maris, Attn. Gift Fund, 4395 E. Lake Road, Livonia, NY 14487. Arrangements entrusted to the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home, Livonia – Honeoye. To send a condolence and for further information please visit:

Joanne Boyd Parker ~ March 6, 2013

Joanne Boyd Parker of Honeoye, March 6, 2013 at age 74 years. Predeceased by her daughter, Pamela Sue Parker, parents, Edith & Joseph Karnes, brother Jack Boyd & nephew Larry Boyd. Survived by her children, Guy (Cindy) Parker, Scott Parker and Vera Parker. 6 grandchildren, 1 great granddaughter. sister, Pat Swingle, brothers, Dick (Pat) Boyd, Mike (Wanda) Boyd. several nieces & nephews.

Graveside services will be held Tuesday, March 12, at Woodlawn Cemetery, Canandaigua, at 1 PM. under the direction of Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc. Honeoye. Memorials maybe made to Sands Cancer Center. To send condolences, please visit:

Justin Sallaway ~ March 5, 2013


Conesus: Justin Sallaway. A devoted family man and a joyous soul, he died on March 5 from injuries sustained as a result of being hit in a car accident on January 4th. He was predeceased by his father George Sallaway, mother Louise (Giblin), and brother George. He was born in Scarsdale, NY, was an Eagle Scout and graduated from New Hampton Prep and Babson College. Justin had a long career in advertising sales. After raising his family in the Gates-Chili area he loved living at his home on Conesus Lake for the last 24 years.

He is survived by his loving wife Sally (Jordan) Sallaway, his seven children: Justin (Debra), Susan (Mitch Jones), Ahni (James Sullivan), Cynthia (Rob Gelinas), George (Irene), Carrie (Jan Schneier), and Libby (Scott Merritt). He is also survived by ten grandchildren: Anne and Jake Sallaway, Julia and Jay Sullivan, Konrad and Isabella Sallaway, Zachary, Jordan and Noah Schneier, and Mackenzie Merritt. He had many dear cousins, nephews, nieces and wonderful friends. He was a special man that left a legacy of love.

A memorial mass to celebrate his life will be held on March 25 at 11:00 at St. Matthew’s Church, 6591 Richmond Mills Road, Route 20A, Livonia, NY, 14487, no prior viewing. Arrangements, Kevin W Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc., Routes 15 & 20A, 21 Big Tree St, Livonia. To send a condolence please visit:

Roland G. Flickner “Ron” – March 3, 2013

Lakeville: March 3, 2013 at age 77 years. Predeceased by parents, Daniel & Maude Flickner; step mother,Mary Flickner; brother Charles Flickner & grandson, Jonathan Taylor. Survived by his wife of 53 years, Carol Goho Flickner; children, Roxanne (Bob) LeVesque of Livonia, Ronda (Tim) Park of Lansing, Rose Flickner of Livonia. Ron (Jennifer) Flickner of Houston,TX., Rick (Kelly) Flickner of Livonia,Royce (Betsy) Flickner of Lakeville, Randy (Denise) Flickner of Lakeville, James (Jennifer) Odom of Henrietta. brothers, Daniel (Nancy) Flickner of Avon, Larry (Ann) Flickner of Dansville. sisters, Donna (Bob) Holbrook of Piffard, Diane (Charles) Hunt of Wayland, Dawn Ames (Jerry Finn) of Wayland. sister-in-law, Judy Flickner of Piffard. 22 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, step-sisters, Gloria (Gary) Latoy of Spencerport & Sandy (Gary) Beardsley of Dansville. step-brothers, Jim McCarty of Dansville & Mike McCarty of FL. several nieces & nephews. US Navy Veteran

Friends may call Wednesday, 4 – 8 PM at Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc. Routes 15 & 20A, 21 Big Tree St. Livonia. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 AM at Faith Fellowship Church, Route 256, Lakeville. Memorial contributions to Livonia Ambulance, PO Box 8, Livonia, NY 14487 or Myers Foundation, PO Box 431, Livonia, NY 14487. To send condolences, visit:

Harry M. Sauerhafer – March 1, 2013

Livonia: Harry M. Sauerhafer died March 1, 2013 at age 77 years. Survived by his wife, Darlene (Dee); children, Harry of Rochester, Pamela of Rochester, Stephen, of FL., Christian of Germany, Alana of Hingham, Mass. & Kimbra of Rochester. Grandchildren, Tyler, Collin, Mackenzie & Chandler. Father-in-law, Darwin & Mother-in-law, Jane Shaw of Pittsford. nieces & nephews. Marine Veteran of the Korean War. Retiree of Pittsford Central School.

Friends are invited to attend services Wednesday, March 6 at 2 PM at the Lakeville United Church of Christ, Route 20A, Lakeville. Memorial contributions to the Lakeville United of Christ, 5687 Big Tree Rd. Lakeville, NY 14480. Arrangements, Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home, Livonia – Honeoye. To sernd condolences, visit: