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January 25th, 2011

Robert McDivitt

January 25, 2011

Robert McDivitt, 66, formerly of Johnsonburg, Kane and West Springfield, passed away Monday Jan. 24, 2011, at the home of his daughter in Torrington, Conn., surrounded by his loved ones.

January 24th

Vincent Frederick Polvino

January 25, 2011

Vincent Frederick Polvino, age 77, died Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nev.
He was born on Dec. 12, 1933 in Lockport, N.Y. Vincent grew up in Cuba, N.Y. and graduated from Cuba Central High class of 1951. He married Patricia Nelson in 1955 and graduated Albany College of Pharmacy in June 1956. Vincent owned and operated drug stores in Syracuse, N.Y., Kane and Las Vegas, Nev. He was a member of the Italian Catholic Association and the Knights of Columbus.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Polvino.

January 21st

Mary Mulhern Trambley Schreiber

January 21, 2011

Mary Mulhern Trambley Schreiber, 84, died at The Washington Home in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 21, 2011 after years of declining health.

January 18th

Howard L. Eshbaugh

January 19, 2011

Howard L. Eshbaugh, 92, formerly of Welsh Street in Kane, died Monday evening, Jan. 17, 2011 at The Lutheran Home at Kane.
Born July 24, 1918 in Kane, he was the son of Jerry J. and Bessie M. Ruckman Eshbaugh.  On Jan. 31, 1941 in Bradford, he married Opal E. Near, who survives.
After attending Kane area schools, he worked for Bowman Lumber Company, then later for Kane Handle, retiring in 1982.
He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Kane, a Life Member of the F.O. Eagles, and was an avid hunter and fisherman.

January 17th

Mary M. Chirillo

January 17, 2011

Mary M. Chirillo, age 88, of 422 Oak St., Ridgway, died Sunday, Jan. 16, 2011, at her residence surrounded by her loving family and friends.

January 12th

Viola Elvira Peterson

January 13, 2011

Viola Elvira Peterson, 91, of 6 Pete Ln., died Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011, at Dubois Regional Medical Center.
Born May 17, 1919, in Westville, she was a daughter of John and Anna Lundblad. On May 6, 1939, in Ridgway, she married Herbert Peterson who preceded her in death.
Mrs. Peterson was a member of St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church.
Surviving are two daughters, Gloria (Ronald) Troutman of Honor, Mich. and Susan (Robert) Nase of Boynton Beach, Fla.; a son, Joel Peterson of Kane; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Dale D. Vanderpool

January 13, 2011

Dale D. Vanderpool, 65 formerly of Kane, died Jan. 6, 2011 in West Reading, where he had been a resident since 2002.
He was the husband of Catherine A. (Smith) Vanderpool, of Findlay, Ohio, whom he married Feb. 13, 1987.
Born March 26, 1945 in Sayre, he was a son of the late Lamont B. and Catherine M. (Wells) Vanderpool.
Dale was a member of Kane United Methodist Church. He was a loving father and husband who enjoyed spending time with his family camping, hiking and enjoying the outdoors. Dale also liked hunting and fishing and was an avid golfer.

January 11th

Willis E. "Bill" Simon

January 12, 2011

Willis E. "Bill" Simon, age 82, of 501 High St., Johnsonburg, died suddenly Monday, Jan. 10, 2011 following a lengthy illness.
He was born Dec. 16, 1928, in Johnsonburg, son of Russell and Helen Myers Simon. On Aug. 7, 1948, he married Lucy Paladino in Holy Rosary Church, Johnsonburg; she survives.
A 1946 Johnsonburg Area High School graduate, he received a degree in instrumentation from the International Correspondence School.

January 9th

Arthur Osmer

January 10, 2011

Arthur Osmer, 73, of 215 Birch St., died Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011, at the Cleveland Clinic.
Born Jan. 30, 1937, in Kane, he was a son of Arthur and Helen Gerarge Osmer. On Sept. 5, 2009, in Kane he married Nancy DeCecchis who survives.
Mr. Osmer had been employed by Coca Cola in Bradford for 25 years. He was a member of the American Legion and the VFW in Coudersport.
He served in the U.S. Marines.

January 5th

Margaret J. Shadman

January 5, 2011

Margaret J. Shadman, 87, of 6689 Route 321, died Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011, at her residence.
Born April 27, 1923, in Kane, she was a daughter of the late Raymond and Pearl McCauley Cartwright. On Dec. 7, 1944, in Emporium, she married Winfield Shadman who preceded her in death in 2008.
Mrs. Shadman had worked at various positions as a bookkeeper and was also employed by the Kane Republican for about seven years.
Surviving are a son, Richard (Judy) Shadman of Lancaster, Calif.; a daughter, Susanne(Joe) Zampogna of Kane; five grandchildren; three great-granddaughters; and nieces and nephews.

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