Archive - Obituary
January 28th, 2015
Caroline Carson, 88, of 6103 Route 66, died Wednesday afternoon, Jan. 28, 2015 at the Lutheran Home at Kane where she had most recently resided. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Cummings Funeral Home.
Arlene Ruth Park, 98, formerly of Mt. Jewett, passed away Monday (January 26, 2015) at the Bradford Ecumenical Home.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Cummings Funeral Home, Inc. in Mt. Jewett.
Deloris M. Farnsworth, 79, of 9106 Route 6, near Lantz Corners, died Monday afternoon, Jan. 26, 2015 at her residence.
Born May 6, 1935 in Dubois, she was the daughter of Smith and Agatha Yale Harris.Â
Deloris had worked at Brockway Glass and drove school bus in Brockway. Later, she owned and operated the former Brown Derby, drove a garbage truck for Schaeffer's Disposal, did housekeeping for the Lutheran Home, and bartended, cooked and was a member at the former Loyal Order of Moose, all in Kane. She was an avid pool shooter and was champion of the Kane Tavern League several times.
Deloris M. Farnsworth, 79, of 9106 Route 6, near Lantz Corners, died Monday afternoon, Jan. 26, 2015 at her residence. Arrangements, in care of the Ronald McDonald II Funeral Home, Inc., are incomplete and will be announced.
Richard T. "Dick" Buhl, 69, of 441 Maple St., Kane, died Monday morning, Jan. 26, 2015 at St. Vincent Health Center in Erie.
Born May 13, 1945 in Kane, he was the son of Myron O. and Sarah K. Smathers Buhl. On Nov. 19, 1985 in Little Rock, Tenn., he married Patricia A. Lawrence, who survives.
Dick served in the Army National Guard, and was a boilermaker for Nooter in St. Louis, part of the National Transit Lodge union in Kansas City.
He was a member of the former Moose Club in Kane, and enjoyed watching dirt track racing.
Mary Jane Leibfried, 83, formerly of Mt. Jewett, died Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015 at Sena Kean Manor in Smethport.
Born Feb. 18, 1931 in Hazel Hurst, she was a daughter of the late Walter and Susie Greeley Reinard.Â
Mary Jane, who spent most of her life living in York, worked as a cook at the West York VFW and Sowers Restaurant. Upon returning to the Mt. Jewett area, she volunteered at the Mt. Jewett Senior Center.
Walter E. Perry Jr., 83, of 326 Park Ave., Kane, died Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015 at UPMC Hamot in Erie.
Born July 30, 1931, in Smethport, he was a son of the late Walter and Ruby Shuey Perry. He was married in Hermosa Beach, Calif. to Mary Ellen Prowse who preceded him in death.
Mr. Perry was a mechanical engineer for Hughes Aircraft. He was a member of the VFW Lodge #1132 in Kane and also belonged to the National Rifle Association.
Mary Leibfried, 83, died at the Sena-Kean Manor where she had resided. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Cummings Funeral Home, Inc.
Walter Perry, 83, of 326 Park Ave. died early Wednesday morning, Jan. 21, 2015 at UPMC-Hamot in Erie. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Cummings Funeral Home, Inc.
Robert L. Jones, 83, of 100 High Point Dr. and formerly of 326 Chase St., died Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015 at Kane Community Hospital.
Born Aug. 27, 1931, in Johnsonburg, he was a son ofÂ the late Lawrence and Gertrude Zilkofski Jones. He was married to Jean Hurley Jones who preceded him in death in 1999.
Bob served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. Before his retirement, he was employed by Stackpole.