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2018-07-11 / Obituaries

Death Notices

BECKER, Donald A., of Amherst, died Saturday, June 23, 2018. Mr. Becker is survived by one child, James, and two grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy (nee Roykouff), and one child, Paul. A funeral service was held July 7 at the Dietrich Funeral Home Inc.

FERGUSON, Jammie L, of Amherst, died Friday, June 29, 2018. Ms. Ferguson is survived by her parents, Randy and Virginia; two siblings, Christa and Melissa; and her grandparents, Virginia and Edward Miller and Lawrence Ferguson. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Ju- ly 5 from St. Leo the Great Church. Arrangements were made by the Dengler, Roberts, Perna Funeral Home.

HOEN, Patricia A., of Amherst, died Thursday, July 5, 2018. Ms. Hoen was preceded in death by one sibling, Richard. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, July 13, at St. Joseph University Church, 3269 Main St., Buffalo. Arrangements were made by the Reger Funeral Home Inc.

KUHMANN, Theresa, of East Amherst, died Wednesday, June 27, 2018. Mrs. Kuhmann is survived by her husband, William; two children, Robert and Lori; and two grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one child, William. A Mass of Christian Burial was held July 2 from St. Mary’s Chapel. Arrangements were made by the Dengler, Roberts, Perna Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to The Hospice Foundation of WNY, 225 Como Park Blvd., Cheektowaga, NY 14227.

MAY-BARDO, Suzanne E., of Amherst, died Wednesday, June 27, 2018. Mrs. May-Bardo is survived by her husband, Bradley Bardo; one child, Brendon; and four siblings, Mary Ann Gordon, James and Joseph May, and Elizabeth O’Connor. A memorial service was held July 6 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. Arrangements were made by the Dengler, Roberts, Perna Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Niagara Hospice House, 4675 Sunset Drive, Lockport, NY 14094.

TERLECKY, P. Michael “Mike” Jr., of Williamsville, died Saturday, July 7, 2018. Mr. Terlecky is survived by three children, Christine Clark, Pete III and Paul; three grandchildren; two siblings, Joann Szelkowski and Thomas Terlecky; and his former spouse, Paula (nee Spirawk). Family will be present from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 12, at the Perna, Dengler, Roberts Funeral Home, 1671 Maple Road, Amherst. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 8:45 a.m. Friday, July 13, at St. Gregory the Great Church, 250 St. Gregory Court, Williamsville. Memorials may be made to Elderwood of Grand Island, Resident Council Fund, 2850 Grand Island Blvd., Grand Island, NY 14072.

YANATSIS, Mary Rita (nee Barrett), of Amherst, died Friday, June 29, 2018. Mrs. Yanatsis is survived by three children, Julie Rocco, David Yanatsis and Tara Brees; four grandchildren; her companion, Cecil Moore; and three siblings, Thomas, James and Patrick Barrett. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dean. A Mass of Christian Burial was held July 3 at Christ the King Church. Arrangements were made by the Dietrich Funeral Home Inc. Memorials may be made to St. John’s Senior Living and Care of Rochester.

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