Archive - Obituary
October 18th, 2013
Gloria A. Barber, 83, of Mt. Jewett, died at her home on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 after a brief illness.
The former Gloria Ann Peters was born Nov. 4, 1929, the daughter of George and Helen Kalinowski Peters.Â On Nov. 22, 1952, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Mt. Jewett, she married Robert W. Barber who preceded her in death on July 12, 2011.
A graduate of Mt. Jewett Senior High School, Class of 1947, she was employed at the former Swanson Triangle Grocery Store and Temple Beauty Aids.
Wilma I. Arnold, 78, of 106 E.L. Day Drive, Westline, died Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013 at Lakeview Senior Care and Living Center in Smethport.
Born Nov. 12, 1934, in Westline, she was a daughter ofÂ the late Martin and Margauretta Young Dann.Â On Sept. 12, 1952, in Westline, she married Robert D. Arnold Sr. who preceded her in death.
Mrs. Arnold was a psychiatric aide at Warren State Hospital for 28 years retiring in 2000.
Josephine L. Simsick, 96, of 100 High Point Dr., formerly of 2 Greeves St., died Thursday morning, Oct. 17, 2013 at Kane Community Hospital.
Born at a wood camp in Dunkle's Corners, on March 17, 1917,Â she was a daughter ofÂ the late Anton and Josephine Lican Kacin. On May 3, 1939, in Kane, she married Max Simsick who preceded her in death.
Mrs. Simsick was a homemaker and a member of St. Callistus Catholic Church.
Surviving are a niece, Rose Marie Campbell of Smethport, and a nephew, John E. Bizzak of James City.
Gloria A. Barber, 83, of 3 Chestnut St., Mt. Jewett, died Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 at her residence.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Cummings Funeral Home, Inc. in Mt. Jewett.
Kenneth A. "Wally" McCauley, 64, of 130 Greeves St., diedFriday, Oct. 11, 2013 at his residence.
Born April 12, 1949, in Kane, he was a son of Kenneth A. and Joy L. Haese McCauley Sr.
Mr. McCauley was self-employed as an insurance underwriter.
He was a member of Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church andÂ had served on the executive board at the Lutheran Home at Kane for many years and was very involved in fundraising for the Home.Â
He enjoyed watching sports, talking politics and spending time with his granddaughter.
Victoria "Vicki" Barnes Parrish, 57, of 11 Maple Ln., Mt. Jewett, died Friday, Oct. 11, 2013 at her residence.
Born Dec. 9, 1955, in Kane, she was a daughter of Leo Barnes and Shirley Swanson.Â Â
Prior to her disability, Vicki had worked at Corning Glass in Bradford and atÂ the Vlassic Pickle Factory and Ford, both in Michigan.
Her family affectionately referredÂ to her as "Grandma grrrr".
Kenneth A. McCauley Jr., 65, of 130 Greeves St., died Friday, Oct. 11, 2013 at his residence.
Friends and family may attend a memorial service at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Cummings Funeral Home, Inc. in Kane.
A complete obituary will be published when available.
Victoria Ann Parrish, Â 57, of Â 11 Maple Ln., Mt. Jewett, died Friday, Oct. 10, 2013 at her residence. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Cummings Funeral Home.
Virginia Turay, 87, of 130 Greeves St., died Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 at Kane Community Hospital.
Born March 31, 1926, in Ludlow, she was a daughter of the late Alexander and Mary Marchark Turay.
Virginia lived in Ludlow before moving to Kane in 1993. She was a member of St. Callistus Catholic Church and belonged to the former Altar Rosary Society. She was employed at Stackpole Carbon prior to her retirement.
Survivors include a sister, Pauline Kaszyca of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; and several nieces and nephews.
Virginia Turay, 87, of 130 Greeves St., died Thursday afternoon, Oct. 10, 2013 at the Kane Community Hospital.Â Visitation will be on Sunday, Oct. 13 from 2-4 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, Oct. 14 at 11 a.m. at St. Callistus Catholic Church.Â A full obituary will appear in tomorrow's edition of the paper.