Archive - Obituary
August 25th, 2011
David F. Ferry, 91, formerly of 104 Janeway St., Kane, died Thursday afternoon at The Lutheran Home at Kane.Â Arrangements, entrusted toÂ the Ronald McDonald II Funeral Home, Inc., are incomplete and will be announced.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.ronaldmcdonaldfuneralhome.com.
Emily Pearl Traub, 88, formerly of Pleasant Drive, Warren, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2011 at the Warren Manor.Â
Bryan Timothy Hannon, 21, of 646 South Kendall Ave., passed away Sunday, Aug. 21, 2011 as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Born March 28, 1990, in Bradford, he was a son of Robert J. and Tammie (Hedlund) Hannon.
Ruth B. Ross, 100, formerly of Burning Well Road, Kane, died Sunday evening, Aug. 21, 2011 at Sena Kean Manor in Smethport.
Born Sept. 18, 1910 in Bellefonte, she was the daughter of Thomas and SarahÂ McClure Buchanan.Â In November of 1942, she married Howard Ross, who died in 1966.
A homemaker, Mrs. RossÂ was aÂ member ofÂ the Mt. Jewett United Methodist Church, where she played piano for many years.Â She also belonged to the Order of the Eastern Star in Mt. Jewett and the Order of the Amaranth.
Victor L. Lantz, 90, a resident of the Lutheran Home at Kane, and formerly of Mt. Jewett, died Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2011, at Kane Community Hospital.
Born Sept. 7, 1920, in Mt. Jewett, he was a son of the late Victor R. and Besse M. Watterson Lantz.Â He was married to Pearl M. Barbour who survives.
Mr. Lantz served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II.
He was a member of St. Margaretâ€™s Episcopal Church in Mt. Jewett and belonged to the Cleveland Johnson Post 574 American Legion and the Mt. Jewett Rotary.
Marian E. Hultman, 90, a resident of Elk Haven Nursing Home for the past two years, and formerly of Kane, died Monday, Aug. 15, 2011 at Elk Regional Health Center.
Born Nov. 16, 1920, in Coudersport, she was a daughter of Henry Leon and Mina Dexter Lunn.Â On April 29, 1938, in Kane, she married Bernard Hultman who preceded her in death.
Mrs. Hultman owned and operated the former Arcade Restaurant in Kane with her husband, Bernie.Â She was a past member of the Eastern Star and the Order of the Amaranth.
Louise Rzodkiewicz, 78, formerly of 100 Lincoln St., died Sunday, Aug. 14, 2011, at Warren Manor where she resided.
Born Oct. 19, 1932, in Ludlow, she was a daughter of John E. and Lilly Erickson Rzodkiewicz.
Before her retirement, Louise was a telephone operator for Bell of PA. She was a member of Telephone Pioneers of America, Ft. Pitt Chapter and the Ludlow Wildcat Red Hats.Â She belonged to St. Callistus Catholic Church.
Louise Rzodkiewicz, 78, formerly of 100 Lincoln St., died Sunday, Aug. 14, 2011, at the Warren Manor.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Cummings Funeral Home, Inc.
Mabel Mellander, 96, a resident of the Lutheran Home at Kane, and formerly of Mt. Jewett, died Saturday, Aug. 13, 2011, at Kane Community Hospital.
Born Jan. 26, 1915, in Johnsonburg, she was a daughter of Edward G. and Anne Hinchliffe Rippon.Â On Jan. 1, 1939, in Brockway, she married Paul Mellander who preceded her in death.
Before retirement she had worked at Stackpole Carbon. She was a member of the Episcopal Church.
John W. Stewart, 93, of 541 Hacker St., Kane, died early Thursday morning, Aug. 11, 2011 at his residence.
Born Nov. 12, 1917 in Kane, he was the son of Walter A. and Dora D. Smith Stewart.Â On April 12, 1946 in East Kane, he married Astrid M. Swanson, who died in 1998.
Mr. Stewart served in the U.S. Air Corps during WWII, reaching the rank of sergeant.Â Later, he was a set-up man at Holgate Toy Co., then a shipping clerk at Stackpole Corp., both in Kane, then was manager of the Kane Manor.