Christopher G. Copeland – February 22, 2017

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Livonia: February 22, 2017 at age 40 years. Survived by daughters; Madison Lynn Copeland and Arianna Lee Copeland, his mother Patricia (Randy Remming) Copeland of Conesus, his father Gregory Copeland of Buffalo, and his brother Cameron Copeland of Livonia. Also survived by his maternal grandmother Eleanor Morris of Livonia, paternal grandmother Mary Evans of FL, aunts, uncles, cousins and many other loving family and friends.

Friends may call on Friday, March 3rd, from 4-8pm at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., 21 Big Tree Street, Rte 20A, Livonia, NY. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, March 4th, at 11am at St. Matthew’s Church, 6591 Richmond Mills Road, Rte 20A, Livonia. Interment will be held privately. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Copeland Children Educational Trust, C/O Five Star Bank, PO Box 579, Lakeville, NY 14480. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit:
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Cheryl A. McDougall – February 21, 2017

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Geneseo/Livonia: Unexpectedly on February 21, 2017 at age 70 years. Predeceased by her parents Walter & Nora McDougall. Survived by her brothers; Walter (Kathy) McDougall of NC and David (Linda) McDougall of WA; nieces & nephews; Heather McDougall, Michael (Aleksandra) McDougall, Ryan (Lindsey) McDougall, Adam (Kathy) McDougall, Kristin McDougall, and Daniel Connor. Also survived by several cousins and many dear friends. Cheryl was a middle school teacher and retired from the Honeoye Falls-Lima Central School District. She was also a dedicated member of the United Methodist Church of Livonia.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, February 25th, at 10am at the United Methodist Church of Livonia, 21 Summers Street, Livonia, NY 14487. Interment will be held privately. Memorial contributions may be made in Cheryl’s memory to the United Methodist Church of Livonia at the address above. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit:
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Frederick J. Holland III “Freddy” – February 21, 2017

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Piffard: February 21, 2017 at age 47 years. Predeceased by his father Frederick Holland Jr., his grandmother Ethel W. Cleveland, grandparents Frederick Sr. & Julia Holland, and his cousin Bryan M. Holland. Survived by his son Noah Holland, his mother Darlene (Castner) Holland and siblings; Suzanne (Ruben) Ortiz, Jonathan (Trisha) Holland, Tammy (Brant) Douglas, and Tina (Jerome) Patterson. Also survived by many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Freddy was born on September 28, 1969 in Rochester, NY to parents Frederick J. Jr. and Darlene (Castner) Holland. He loved golf, basketball, riding his Harley, and gardening. He always enjoyed sharing the crops with his family and friends. Freddy worked at Dugan Creek Lumber in Caledonia, NY for the past several years.

Friends may call on Monday, February 27th, from 11am-1pm at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., 21 Big Tree Street, Rte 20A, Livonia, where services will be held following calling at 1pm. Burial to follow at Leicester Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Geneseo Parish Outreach Center, 4520 Genesee Street, Geneseo, NY 14454. To send a condolence please visit:
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Russell J. Piraino ~ February 20, 2017

Sparta: February 20, 2017 at age 77. Survived by his wife, Faith (Carlin) Piraino. 6 children, Miccilina of San Diego,CA., Russell (Stephanie) Piraino of Livonia, Joseph Piraino of Dansville, Elizabeth (John) Miller of Fowlerville, Eric (Tina) Piraino of Sparta, and Rachel Repass of Buffalo. 15 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren. sister, Betty (Francis) Brado of Livonia and Joseph Piraino of Mt. Morris. several nieces and nephews. He was a retired fire technician with General Motors in Rochester.

Friends may call Thursday 4 – 7 PM at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc. Routes 15 & 20A, 21 Big Tree St. Livonia, where services will be held Friday at 11 AM. Burial, Keihle Cemetery, Sparta. Memorial contributions to Grace and Truth Christian Fellowship, PO Box 509, Geneseo, NY 14454. To share a memory or send a condolence, please visit: www.doughertyfuneralhomes.com

Ellen J. Whitmore – February 18, 2017

Livonia: February 18, 2017 at age 69 years. Predeceased by her parents William & Mary Whitmore and her sister Mary Ann Morsch. Survived by her brother Bill (Roberta) Whitmore of GA and nieces & nephews; Kathy Morsch of Livonia, John (Mary) Morsch of VA, Mark (Amy) Morsch of CA, Sandie (Mark) Hughes of GA, and Bill (Kara) Whitmore of NC. Ellen was a resident of the Weigert Road IRA in Farmington, NY for many years.

A Private Graveside Service will be held in the spring at the Mt. Morris Cemetery, Mt. Morris, NY. Memorial contributions may be made to Livingston County Hospice, 2 Murray Hill Drive, Mt. Morris, NY 14510. To send a condolence please visit:
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Norma A. Stanzel ~ February 15, 2017

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Henrietta: February 15, 2017 at age 84 years,She was born in Rochester, NY, on October 24, 1932 the daughter of the late Albert and Mildred (Balling) Beideck. She was the wife of the late Lester G. Stanzel whom she married August 9, 1958 in St. Philip Neri Church in Rochester.

She was the mother of Mrs. Sharon (Francis) Pratt of Hemlock,NY and the mother of the late David J. (Tracey) Stanzel of Henrietta, NY.

Grandmother of Julie (Matthew) Gross of Brockport, Jason W. Pratt (Kelli Varden) of Springville, Andrew Pratt of Hemlock, and Sophia Pratt of Hemlock, children of Sharon and Francis.

Grandmother of Kimberly Wilbur, daughter of David and Tracey.

Great-grandmother of Brianna Marchetti, Tim Elphick, Michael Marchetti, and Jamie Marchetti, children of Julie.

She was a graduate of Our Lady of Mercy High School and member of Good Shepherd Church.

Calling hours were held on Sunday, February 19th, at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Funeral Home, Route 15 & 20A , 21 Big Tree St. Livonia where funeral services were held immediately following hours. Interment, Holy Sepluchre Cemetery, Rochester. Memorial contributions to the Alzheimers Association, 435 East Henrietta Road. Rochester, NY 14620. To share a memory or send a condolence, please visit: www.doughertyfuneralhomes.com

Joseph G. Chipp – February 11, 2017

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Bloomfield: Joseph G. Chipp, age 65, February 11, 2017. Predeceased by his parents Sam & Fern Chipp, son Matthew. Survived by wife Sheryl, daughter Amy Chipp,  grandchildren;  Mason, Aaliyah and Amaya. 

A private service will be held at the convenience of the family at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc., Honeoye ~ Livonia.

To send a condolence or share a memory please visit: www.doughertyfuneralhomes.com

Lillian G. Ward – February 9, 2017

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Lakeville: February 9, 2017, at age 99 years. Predeceased by her brother and sister-in-law, Allen and Jane Ward of Lakeville. Survived by her nephew, David (Lin) Ward and nieces, Ann (Alan) Mathias and Alice (Melvin) Dillon all of Scottsville. several cousins. She was a retiree of Eastman Kodak Co.

She was born in Geneseo, NY, July 15, 1917 the daughter of Walter and Erma Johnson Ward. She was a lifelong member of the Lakeville United Church of Christ.Lillian was a lover of music, art, nature, and all things beautiful.

Friends may call Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 5 – 7 PM at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc. Routes 15 & 20A, 21 Big Tree St. Livonia. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, February 25, 2017, at 1 PM at the Lakeville United Church of Christ, Route 20A, Lakeville. Private Interment, Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Geneseo. Memorial contributions to the Livingston County Historical Society Museum, 30 Center St. Geneseo, NY 14454. To send condolences or share a memory, please visit:
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William C. Race “Bill” – February 8, 2017

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Livonia: Peacefully at home on February 8, 2017, at age 78 years. Predeceased by his parents Clare & Aletha Race, his son Ronald J. Race, and his sisters, Genevieve and Patricia. Survived by his wife of 47 years Patricia Race and his daughter Aletha Cavalcante Bezerra; grandchildren, Ariane (Chris) Perry, Veronica Race, Kyler & Taila Cavalcante Bezerra, and several great-grandchildren. Also survived by several cousins, nieces & nephews, and many friends.

Bill was born on March 11, 1938 in Michigan. He attended Sarasota High School and graduated in 1956. He got a degree in mechanical engineering and worked on contract at many companies. He was very active in Rotary especially with the foreign exchange program. He was a lifelong member of the A-on-do-wan-da Sportsman’s Club in Cuylerville, New York. He loved traveling and spending time with his family and friends. He was beloved by his family and many friends and will be missed dearly. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, and friend.

Friends may call on Saturday, February 11th, from 2-4pm at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., 21 Big Tree Street, Rte 20A, Livonia, NY, where a Celebration of Life Service will follow at 4pm. Private interment will be held at White Haven Memorial Park. As Bill was a dedicated member of Rotary and participated in the Rotary Youth Exchange Program for many years memorial contributions may be made in his memory to Livonia Rotary, PO Box 307, Livonia, NY 14487. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit:
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Evelyn M. Sparks “Sandy” – February 6, 2017

Conesus: February 6, 2017 at age 86 years. Predeceased by her husband Wesley J. Sparks and her daughter Cathy Layton. Survived by her son John Sparks of Conesus and her sister Marie Benson of FL. Also survived by brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, cousins, and many nieces & nephews.

A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, February 9th, at 11am at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., 21 Big Tree Street, Rte 20A, Livonia, NY. Burial will be held in the summer at Arnold Cemetery Conesus, NY. Memorial contributions may be made in Sandy’s memory to the Open Door Mission, PO Box 14236, Rochester, NY 14236. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit:
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Salenda M. Hoy “Sally” – February 5, 2017

Honeoye Falls: Sally Hoy, who spent her last two years in the community of Pinehurst Senior Living, died on February 5, 2017, after a courageous battle with cancer, at the age of 71.

She is survived by her sister and brother-in-law Patricia and Samuel McRae, her niece Erin McRae, her nephew Joseph, and his wife Maureen, and their children Ryan and Kathryn.

A Memorial Service for family and friends will be held on Friday, February 10th, at 4pm at Pinehurst Senior Living, 1000 Pine Trail, Honeoye Falls, NY 14472. Memorial contributions may be made in Sally’s Memory to the Leo Center for Caring, 1500 Portland Avenue, Rochester, NY 14621. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit:
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Gregory P. Hanafin “Greg” – February 2, 2017

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Livonia: February 2, 2017 at age 58 years. Predeceased by his parents Paul & Marcella Hanafin and his sister Fran Elliott. Survived by his wife Rose Hanafin of Livonia and children; Elizabeth Hanafin of TX, Joe Hanafin of ME, Jim (Chelsey) Hanafin of CO, and Paul Hanafin of Livonia. Also survived by siblings; Ben (Laurie) Hanafin, Jeanette (Leo) Frey, and Karl (Ellen) Hanafin. Brother-in-law Rich (Sally) Sheridan, several nieces, nephews, and cousins, including his special cousin Marcie (Mark) Waters.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, February 18th, at 11am at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., 21 Big Tree Street, Rte 20A, Livonia, NY. Burial will be held privately at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary’s Church, 4 Avon Road, Geneseo, NY 14454. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit: www.doughertyfuneralhomes.com

Erin K. Schmerbeck (McKeown) – February 1, 2017

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Avon: February 1, 2017, at age 59 years, after a courageous battle with cancer. Predeceased by her parents Bill & Martha McKeown. Survived by her husband William G. Schmerbeck of Avon and her son Anthony Rowe M.D. of Texas; sisters, Marilynn (Fred) Cirri of Palm Harbor, FL and Christine (Daniel) Quinlan of Avon. Also survived by several aunts, uncles, nieces & nephews, and her brother-in-law, and sisters-in-law.

Friends may call on Friday, February 24th, from 4-7pm at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., 21 Big Tree Street, Rte 20A, Livonia, NY. A Celebration of Erin’s Life will be held on Saturday, February 25th, at 11am at the Avon United Methodist Church, 130 Genesee Street, Avon, NY 14414. Burial will be held privately in the summer at Avon Cemetery, Avon, NY with military honors. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Erin’s memory to the Avon United Methodist Church at the address above. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit: www.doughertyfuneralhomes.com

Paul A. Vaughan – January 26, 2017

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Livonia: Paul A. Vaughan died on January 26, after a long battle with pancreatic cancer, at the age of 78. He was predeceased by his parents, his brother George Barlow, and sister Barbara Hasbrouck. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Patricia (Collins) Vaughan; sons, Robert (Laurie) Vaughan and Paul Jr. “Trey” (Joanna) Vaughan, and daughter Amy (Tom) Martin; grandchildren: Jessica, Justin, Kayla, Liam, Andrew, Trevor, and Garrett; sister, Nancy Banker, sister-in-law Annette Barlow, and many other Beloved family members and friends.

Paul was born in Rochester, NY in 1938. He graduated from Edison Technical High School in 1957. He joined the US Army in January 1958 and completed electrical training before being stationed in Germany in the motor division for 26 months. He was honorably discharged in 1962. He joined the IBEW in 1965 and then went on to work for Eastman Kodak in 1980, which he retired from in 1999. Paul was an avid gardener, fastidious lawn caretaker, nature lover, and world traveler. Paul spent his summers growing up on Conesus Lake and spent his life enjoying swimming, concerts in the summer at Vitale Park, and visiting his friends around the lake. He was quick with a smile and laugh, very neat and orderly and attended to the most minute detail of a project with his full attention. Paul was always ready to help friends and neighbors, would strike up a conversation with anyone, eat (almost anything), and kept a keen eye on his money and investments. Pat and Paul enjoyed wintering in Fort Myers, Florida for the last 17 years.

Friends may call on Monday, January 30th, from 4-7pm at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., 21 Big Tree Street, Rte 15 & 20A, Livonia. Funeral Mass will be on Tuesday, January 31st, at 11am at St. Matthew Catholic Church, 6591 Richmond Mills Road (Rte 20A), Livonia, NY. Interment Whitehaven Memorial Park, Pittsford, NY, with military honors. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Paul’s memory to Teresa House, 21 Highland Road, Geneseo, NY 14454 or Livonia Ambulance, PO Box 8, Livonia, NY 14487. To send a condolence please visit:
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James F. Zimmer – January 26, 2017

Lakeville: January 26, 2017, at age 75 years. Survived by his wife, Kathleen Wagner Zimmer; sons, Gregory (Sara) of Pittsford, Charles (Laurie) of Anchorage, AK, William (Cheryn) of Yakima, WA, Thomas (Samantha Rose) of Avon; grandchildren, Lillian, Henry, Eleanor, Jessica, Leo, Nolan, Sadie, Anthony, Joseph, Bella, Brannin, & Evangeline; a wonderful extended family and many good friends.

Friends may call Friday, February 3, 2017, from 4 – 7 PM. at Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc., Routes 15 & 20A, 21 Big Tree St., Livonia. Funeral Mass, Saturday, February 4, 2017, 10:30 AM at St. Matthews Church, 6591 Richmond Mills Rd., Route 20A, Livonia. Burial, St. Michaels Cemetery. Memorial contributions to the House of Mercy, 725 Hudson Ave., Rochester, NY 14621. To send condolences or more information, please visit: www.doughertyfuneralhomes.com

Elsie D. Albertson – January 26, 2017

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Livonia: Peacefully on January 26, 2017 at age 98 years. Predeceased by her husband Wheeler “Bud” Albertson in 1995. Survived by her daughters Shirley (Pete) Owens of CO and Joanne (Mark) Hills of Penfield; and granddaughters, Jennie (Andrew) Doran of OH and Katie Doran of WA.

A Celebration of Elsie’s Life will be held on Saturday, April 29th, at 3pm at the Livonia Presbyterian Church, 3837 Center Street, (Corner of Center St. & Rte 20A), Livonia, NY 14487. Private interment Union Cemetery, Livonia. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Elsie’s memory to the Livonia Ambulance, PO Box 8, Livonia, NY 14487. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit:
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Vera B. Keyes (Bachofer) – January 24, 2017

Rush: Entered into rest on January 24, 2017 at age 94 years. Beloved wife, sister, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Predeceased by her husband Ralph N. Keyes in 2014 and her sister Ruth Mann. Survived by her son Luther (Cindy M.) and daughter Martha (Gena R.); grandchildren, Luke (Brittany), Lacy, Henry (Brooke), Carolyn, Holly (Bryan), Corrie and Aaron; great-grandchildren, Leah, Lucy, Levi, Cassandra, Zoey, Delilah and Amelia. Also survived by her brother Erwin “Ernie” Bachofer and many other wonderful family members and friends.

Vera grew up in Irondequoit and attended vocational school studying cosmetology and later working as a Hair Dresser. During World War II, she served in the Navy (WAVES) stationed in Norfolk, VA. After the war, she met Ralph, with whom she shared a great love for dancing. Married in 1947, Vera worked with Ralph on the family farm for more than thirty-five years. Together with Ralph, she also enjoyed traveling, square dancing and high school plays for nearly 67 years.

A Celebration of Vera’s Life will take place on (NOTE CHANGE OF DATE) Saturday, February 25th, at 11am at the Rush Methodist Church, 6200 Rush Lima Rd, Rush, NY 14543. Rev. Cathy Stengel will be officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Lifetime Care Hospice, 3111 Winton Road South, Rochester, NY 14623. To send a condolence or for further information please visit: www.doughertyfuneralhomes.com

Max M. DuBois – December 27, 2016

Tuscarora/North Port, FL: A loving husband, father and grandfather passed away peacefully Tuesday Dec. 27, 2016 at Port Charlotte Rehab Nursing Facility. Max was born Nov. 2, 1932 to Max M. and Viola DuBois Sr.

Max is survived by his loving wife Patricia; his daughter Brenda Steinmetz; a son, Max DuBois; his sister and brother-in-law, Betty and Fred Valachoic of Raleigh, North Carolina; stepsons, R. Scott (Debi) Haynes, Michael J. (Melissa) Haynes and Jeffrey P. (Jim) Haynes; a granddaughter, Samantha Haynes, two grandsons, Brian Muscato and Matthew Haynes, a great-grandson, Dylan. 2 Brother-in-laws, Victor (Jean) Alford and Dave (Pam) Alford; 2 Sister-in-laws Judith (Bill) Young and Sandra Allen. He was predeceased by his parents Viola and Max DuBois, a brother Theron DuBois and sister-in-law and brother-in-law Bonnie and Wayne Sparks.

A Memorial service was held at Gulf Coast Church, North Port. FL. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit:
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Dale H. Wonsey – January 22, 2017

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Lima/East Avon: January 22, 2017 at age 55 years. Predeceased by life long friend Roger Panipinto. Survived by his daughter Kasandra Kirchmeyer and his son Ryan Batzel; his mother Winona Ford, and siblings; Lesley Wonsey, Scott (Chris) Wonsey, and Robert (Patty) Wonsey. Also survived by several nieces & nephews, cousins, and many special friends.

Friends may call on Saturday, January 28th, from 3-4pm at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., 21 Big Tree Street, Rte 15 & 20A, Livonia, where services will follow calling at 4pm. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Lima Ambulance, PO Box 335, Lima, NY 14485. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit:
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Charlotte M. Northrop (Pragle) – January 20, 2017

Springwater: Unexpectedly on January 20, 2017 at age 59 years. Predeceased by her parents Lewy & Caroline Pragle, her sister Donna Springer, and her brother Wayne Kurelko. Survived by her daughter Jamie (John Vassallo) Northrop of Hilton; grandchildren, Lucian and Arianna Vassallo; and siblings, Iva (Norbert) Johnson and Richard (Catherine) Pragle. Also survived by several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Friends may call on Friday, January 27th, from 5-7pm at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., 21 Big Tree Street, Rte 15 & 20A, Livonia, where Funeral Services will follow calling hours at 7pm. Private interment Union Cemetery, Livonia. Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the Livingston County Humane Society, PO Box 233, Avon, NY 14414. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit:
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