Lois A. Long
A memorial service will be held at a later date for Louis Ann (Phelan) Long, of Hamburg, who died on Monday, July 8, 2013.
She is survived by her children, Donald James Long Jr., and Mary Carol (Don) Weyand; siblings, Richard (Ruth), Patrick (Jane) and Paul (Barbara) Phelan; grandchild, Destiny Ann Weyand; and many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her parents, Richard and Margaret Phelan.
She enjoyed drawing and painting and won many awards for still-life and water color painting. The family extends thanks to Gowanda Rehab and Nursing Facility for her excellent care.
Arrangments by the Lakeside Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.
Agnes V. Nowakowski
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, July 11 at 10 a.m. at the SS Peter & Paul Church for Agnes V. (Spudis) Nowakowski, 83, of Blasdell, who died Sunday, July 7, 2013.
She is survived by her children Chis (Edward) Tan, Ron (Susan), and Frank (Lisa) Nowakowski; 3 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husband, Frank J. Nowakowski.
Mrs. Nowakowski was a homemaker.
Memorials made to the Alzheimers Association WNY Chapter (2805 Whrle Dr., Suite 6, Williamsville, NY, 14211)
Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery.
Arrangements by John J. Kaczor Funeral Home, Inc.
Marilyn R. Schlesinger
A memorial service will be held Wednesday, July 24 at 2 p.m. from St. James United Church of Christ for Marilyn R. Schlesinger, of Hamburg, who died Wednesday, June 26, 2013.
She is survived by her siblings, Arden (Carol) Schlesinger and Diane (Michael) Zoerb.
She was predeceased by her parents, Russel R. and Lucille (Brian) Schlesinger.
Memorials to Ismalia Temple Travel Fund, 1598 Southwestern Blvd., West Seneca, NY 14224
Arrangements by Loomis, Offers & Loomis, Inc.
Services were held Sunday (July 7) at the Donald M. Demmerley Funeral Home for Dorothy (Salmon) Hanson, of Hamburg, who died Wednesday, July 3, 2013.
She is survived by her children, Robert (Alice), Elaine (John) Chase, and Philip (Irene); 11 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; and sibling, Joyce Pusztay.
She was predeceased by her husband, William; siblings, Margaret Harrington and Vivian Miccuci.
Mrs. Hanson received numerous awards from the NY Assembly and the County of Erie for her longtime commitment as a volunteer health insurance counselor in the Town of Hamburg, including WNY Citizen of the Year.
Arrangements made by Donald M. Demmerley Funeral Home Inc.
Marcyann A. “Moo” Williams
Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 16 at St. Bernadette’s Church for Marcyann A. (Smith) “Moo” Williams, of Hamburg, who died Saturday, June 6, 2013.
She is survived by her children, Deborah M. (Robert F.) Mogavero, Timothy D. (Elizabeth) Williams, Gordon M. and Laura J. Heyden, Margaret (Mark) Boswell; siblings-in-law, Richard (late Jean) Williams and Lois (late Harold) Platt; grandchildren, Dale N. Williams and Timothy D. (Anna) Williams Jr., Sean M. Heyden and Sara E. Heyden; great-grandchildren, Kaleb Xavier Heyden; fond friend; Mary Lou O’Brien; also by many friends at Seneca Health Care Center and many other relatives and friends.
Mrs. Williams was predeceased by her husband, Norman H.
She was a former employee of NY Telephone (Buffalo) and retired from GTE Data Services (Tampla, Fla.)
Mrs. Williams’ virtue was her insatiable ability to love and to forgive.
Interment in Hillcrest Cemetery.
Memorial to Legal Services for the Elderly, Disabled or Disadvantaged of WNY or Hospice Buffalo Inc.
Arrangements made by Castiglia Funeral Home, Inc.
Erwin H. Shero
Funeral services were held on Tuesday (July 2) at the Wesleyan Church of North Collins for Erwin H. Shero, 91, in Absolut Care of Eden, formerly of Angola, who died Saturday, June 29, 2013.
He is survived by his children, Dale (Ginny) Shero, Lynn Shero-Setzer, Mark Shero and Jill (late Michael Wilk) Fial; grandchildren, DJ, Stacy, Justin, Jessica, Amanda, Allie and Laney; great-grandchildren, Gage, Maygan, Miranda, Matthew, Ryan, Lauren, Lucas, and Elaina.
He is predeceased by his wives, Lois Leonard and Shirley Nussbaum; siblings, George (Lina) and Sugg (Yolanda) Shero.
Entombment with Military Honors at Lakeside Cemetery.
Arrangements made by Addison Funeral Home, Inc.