Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Jacqueline N. "Cookie" Nelson, 65, of 381 South Settlement Rd., Kane, a longtime resident of Warren, died Friday morning, Aug. 2, 2013 at the Warren ManorÂ a dayÂ after beingÂ admitted.
Born Sept. 9, 1947 in Buffalo, N.Y., she was the daughter of Jack M. and Lois E. Hancock Walter.Â On March 31, 2012 in Kiantone, N.Y., she married James P. Nelson, who survives.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Kane, and enjoyed making crafts.
Connie J. Walker, 74, of 13 Merrick St., Hazel Hurst, died Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013 at UPMC Hamot.
Arrangements, under the direction of the Cummings Funeral Home, Inc. in Mt. Jewett, are incomplete and will be announced in tomorrowâ€™s paper.
Robin Leigh Sluga, 60, of New Port Richey, Fla. died Monday, July 29, 2013, at St. Mary's Home of Erie in Erie.Â
She was born in Kane on July 11, 1953, a daughter of the late Charlie and Ruth Sluga of Mt. Jewett.
Margaret L. Carlson, 84, formerly of 1319 East Main St., passed away Sunday, March 24, 2013 at Palliative Care Hospice in Akron, N.Y. Friends are invited to attend graveside services at 1 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013 in Lebanon Cemetery in Kanesholm. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes, Inc. Online condolences can be expressed at www.hollenbeckcahill.com.
Daniel J. Bires, 76, of 9 N. Hillside Ave., Ludlow, died on Friday morning, July 26, 2013 in the emergency room at Kane Community Hospital.
Born April 15, 1937, in Ludlow, he was a son of the late John and Mary Steffan Bires.Â On June 28, 1956, he married Arlene "Cubby" Irwin who preceded him in death in 2010.
Rose Johnson, 74, of 17 North Oak St., Kane, died early Thursday morning, July 25, 2013 at the Kane Community Hospital.
Born Aug. 20, 1938 in Marienville, she was the daughter of Charles R. and Effie M. Barr Sharrow. On Aug. 29, 1958 in Crown, she married Virgil A. Johnson, who survives.
A homemaker, Rose did housekeeping for folks in the area.Â She was a lifetime member of the McKean County Fire Police and belonged to the Kane Fire Dept. Auxiliary.Â SheÂ enjoyed puzzles and embroidery.
Richard "Rick" A. Walter, 71, of 130 Greeves St., died Tuesda, July 23, 2013 at Sena-Kean Manor where he was a recent resident.
Born July 26, 1941, in Kane, he was a son of the late John and Dina Caruso Walter.
Rick was a member of St. Callistus Catholic Church and belonged to the Kane BPOE #329 and the Kane Country Club. He was an avid golfer and an ardent supporter of Kane Area High School sports.
Before his retirement, he was employed by Stackpole in Kane.
Chester E. Slaugenhaupt, 70, a resident of Sena-Kean Manor and formerly of Mt. Jewett, passed away Sunday, July 21, 2013 at UPMC Bradford.
Born Sept. 14, 1942, in Eldred, he was a son of the late Charles and Mildred Pelham Slaugenhaupt.Â On July 17, 1971, in Mt. Jewett, he married Sylvia Roberts who survives.
Mr. Slaugenhaupt worked as a truck driver and also as a driver for Burdick's Garbage Disposal.
He was a member of the Hazel Hurst United Methodist Church, the Hamlin Township Fire Department and the Mt. Jewett Senior Center.
John H. McNeil, 68, of 423 Moffit Ave., passed away Sunday, July 21, 2013, at UPMC Montefiore in Pittsburgh.
Born April 28, 1945, in Southampton, N.Y., he was a son ofÂ the late Cleon and Marcia Milgate McNeil.Â He was married to Clara Jean Brandes McNeil who survives.
Mr. McNeil was a retired employee of Pasco County in Florida
HeÂ was a member of the Kane Revival Center and the Kane Senior Center.
Surviving, in addition to his wife,Â are a daughter, Tracy McNeil of Philadelphia; a brother, Richard McNeil of Portville, N.Y.; and a sister, Kathryn McNeil of Eastport, Long Island, N.Y.
Mrs. Jody Rea Paup Hogan, 47, of Meherrin, Va. died Saturday July 20, 2013.
Jody was born Aug. 18, 1965 in Kane, daughter of Thora (Lynne) and James (Jim) Paup.
Jody was a 1987 graduate of Longwood College with a Bachelorâ€™s degree in Biology. She was a member of Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church. Jody worked at Southside Community Hospital for many years before pursuing a career in teaching. She was a teacher at Prince Edward County Middle School, Fuqua, Nottaway and most recently, Lunenburg County High School.