Archive - Dec 2013 - Obituary
Leonard Kay Nelson Sr., 87, of 621 Tionesta Ave., died Friday, Dec. 27, 2013 at his home.
He was born May 20, 1926 in Kane to Joseph & Ellen (Hanson) Nelson.
Leonard grew up and attended school in DeYoung, and was an avid baseball player as a young man. In 1947, in Kane, Leonard married Louise Porter.Â They were happily married for 64 years. She preceded him in death in 2012.
Donald E. Cooley, 76, of 215 Park Ave., Kane, died Sunday afternoon, Dec. 29, 2013 at Sena Kean Manor in Smethport where he resided since last Friday.
A lifelong resident of Kane, he was born Jan. 24, 1937 in Kane, son of John J. and Frances M. Smith Cooley.Â
He served in the U.S. Army for four years during the Vietnam War, then transferred to the Army Reserves.Â Mr. Cooley then worked for the Hanley Brick Company in Lewis Run for many years.Â He was an avid hunter with his beagle, Patty, alongside.
Donald E. Cooley, 76, of 215 Park Ave., Kane, died Sunday afternoon, Dec. 29, 2013 at Sena Kean Manor in Smethport, where he resided since Friday.
Arrangements, in the care of the Ronald McDonald II Funeral Home, Inc. are incomplete and will be announced.Â Online condolences may be expressed at www.ronaldmcdonaldfuneralhome.com.
Leonard K. Nelson Sr., 87, of 621 Tionesta Ave.,died Friday, Dec. 27, 2013 at his residence.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Cummings Funeral Home, Inc.
Margaret J. Fox, 76, of 77 West Main St., Ludlow, died late Thursday afternoon, Dec. 26, 2013Â at the home of her son in Kane.
Born May 12, 1937 in Potter County, she was the daughter of Lloyd L. and Luella Finlaw Irwin.Â On Sept. 24, 1960 in Kane, she married James H. Fox, who died in 2005.
Margaret had worked at Stackpole Corp. in Kane and had owned the Horseshoe Deli in Ludlow for several years.
Margaret J. Fox, 76, of 77 West Main St. in Ludlow, died late Thursday afternoon, Dec. 26, 2013 at the home of her son in Kane.
Arrangements, in care of the Ronald McDonald II Funeral Home, Inc. in Kane are incomplete and will be announced.Â Online condolences may be expressed at www.ronaldmcdonaldfuneralhome.com.
John J. "Jay" Carlson, 79, formerly of 418 Park Ave, Kane, died Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013 at Transitions HealthcareÂ Autumn Grove in Harrisville.
Born March 9, 1934, in Kane, he was a son of J. Walter and Natalie Kempf Carlson. On May 1, 1954, in Kane, he married Shirley A. Williams who preceded him in death on Jan. 3, 1999.
Jean Anderson Espin, 77, of 375 Foote Ave., Jamestown, N.Y., died at 10:05 p.m. Monday, Dec. 16, 2013 in the WCA Hospital.
She was born in St. Marys on Feb. 14, 1936, daughter of G. Arthur and Bertha Selle Anderson.
She was a 1954 graduate of St. Marys High School and was employed as a clerk at Andersonâ€™s Cleaners for 30 years and retired on April 30, 1998. Jean was a life member of the VFW Post #53 Auxiliary and was also a member of the Eagles Club Aerie 2145 auxiliary and the AmVets auxiliary Post #726. She was a communicant of St. James Catholic Church.
Beverly A. Kepler, 80, formerly of Route 321, Kane, died Saturday morning, Dec. 14, 2013 at The Lutheran Home at Kane.
Born Nov. 16, 1933 in Kane,Â she was the daughter of Robert and Madeline Henry Frost.Â On Aug. 1, 1954 in Kane,Â she married Earl L. Kepler, who died inÂ 1996.
Beverly had worked in a children's orphanage in Pittsburgh, thenÂ at Marienville Glass Container, and later at Stackpole in Kane.
She was a member of Mountain Grange #1307, the VFW Ladies Auxiliary and, for 21 years,Â the American Legion Post #945, all in Kane.
Debra Lee â€śDebâ€ť Micale Wollenberg died suddenly on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013.Â
She lived in Coram, Mont. with her loving husband Keith Wollenberg.Â
She was born Oct. 2, 1956 in Kane, and is survived by her loving daughter Alicia Marie (Matt) Habbyshaw and her three grandchildren, Brock, Brooke and Keith HabbyshawÂ (Franklin), her mother, Doris Lee Micale; her sister, Judy Micale (Tallahassee, Fla.).Â
She was preceded in death by her father, Sam Micale; her grandparents, Jane Moyer, Pasquale and Vincenzia Micale.Â
A service was held in Coram, Mont. on Dec. 11, 2013.