Hilton: Doris Zarpentine passed peacefully, August 1, 2015 at the age of 85. She is survived by her husband, Alvin “Shorty”; her children, Ed (Donna) Zarpentine and Patricia Zarpentine-Wallace; grandchildren, Brenda (Mark) Avedisian, Bill (Jennifer) Zarpentine, Pat (Jo-El Reome) Wallce, Sgt. Chris (Sara) Wallace, Brian (Kelly Gorton) Wallace; and 12 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her parents, Edward & Ida, her brother, Donald Bombard.
Friends are invited to call Wednesday from 6 -9 PM at the Thomas E. Burger Funeral Home, Inc., 735 East Avenue, Hilton. Her Funeral Mass will be Thursday at 11:00AM at St. Leo the Great Church, Hilton. Interment will be held in St. John Cemetery. Those wishing may contribute to Unity Foundation or Greece Volunteer Ambulance in her memory.
Hilton: Nancy Nichols passed suddenly August 1, 2015 at the age of 70. She is survived by her husband, Robin; her children, Paul (Theresa), Gregory (Kelly) Nichols, and Laurie (Walter) Miedema: grandchildren, Zachary & Sarah Shuster, Andrew, Ryan, Elinor & Jenna Nichols and Heather Fisher; 2 sisters, Jeannie Gates and Mary (Philip) Hauer: several nieces and nephews.
Friends are invited to call Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the Thomas E. Burger Funeral Home, Inc., 735 East Avenue, Hilton. Nancy’s Funeral Mass will be held Friday at 11:00 AM at St. Leo the Great Church, Hilton. Interment will be held in Parma Union Cemetery. Those wishing may contribute to Alzheimer’s Association, 435 E. Henrietta Rd., Rochester, NY 14620, Attn: Development Office or Hilton Fire Department, Inc., 120 Old Hojack Lane, Hilton, NY 14468 in Nancy’s memory.
Spencerport: At age 76, lost his battle with cancer on August 1, 2015, at Journey Home Hospice Care, surrounded by his loving family and friends. He was predeceased by his wife, Deanna Mae Guarnere and his parents, Edward and Mary (Mele) Guarnere. Jim is survived by his son, Chris (Teena) Guarnere; grandchildren, Nathan and Julian Guarnere; brother, Samuel (Barbara) Guarnere; sister, Susan (Doug) Pratt and many nieces and nephews. Jim was a graduate of John Marshall High School and an Army veteran. His hobbies were music, street rods and drag racing.
Friends may call Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at Thomas E. Burger Funeral Home, Inc. and are invited to attend his Funeral Service Wednesday 10 AM at the funeral home. His Interment will be held in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Those wishing may contribute to Journey Home, 994 Long Pond Rd., Rochester, NY 14626 in his memory.
Greece: July 30, 2015. Marcia Fay, 67, is survived by her husband, Kim D. Fay; her children, Jeffrey, Christopher, Michael (Kelly) Fay and Courtney (James) Czadzeck; 9 grandchildren, Lindsay, Melissa, Owen, Mackenzie, Zachary, Abby, Ethan, Elliot and Colin; her brother, Rev. Richard (Judith) Wereley; her sister, Nancy (Paul) Pagano; her uncle, William Rochelle; several nieces, nephews, cousins and many close friends. She was predeceased by her parents, Robert and Margaret Wereley and her brother, Jack.
Friends are invited to call Sunday, 2-5 PM at Thomas E. Burger Funeral Home, Inc., 735 East Avenue, Hilton. Her Memorial Service will be held Monday at 3:30 PM at Third Presbyterian Church, 4 Meigs St. at East Avenue. Private Interment will be held in Palmyra Cemetery. Flowers are gratefully declined. Those wishing may contribute to the Humane Society at Lollypop Farm, 99 Victor Rd., Fairport, NY 14450 in Marcia’s memory.
Greece: Peacefully, July 30, 2015, Gene Czerkas at the age of 95. He was predeceased by his wife, Jean, 2012. He is survived by his children, Sandra Culanding, Gerald (Michelina LaDelfa) Odell, and Linda (Ron) Wadkins; his brother, Edward (Virginia) Luczko; grandchildren, Jessie Roberts, Steven (Jackie) Odell, Dean (Jodie) Cook. Gene participated and won many medals as a speed skater in the Senior Olympics. He set World records in the 60-64 age group for the 1000 and 2000 Meter races.
Friends are invited to call Wednesday, August 5th from 4-7 PM at the Thomas E. Burger Funeral Home. A Private Interment will be held in Garland Cemetery. Those wishing may contribute to The Wounded Warriors Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675 in Gene’s memory.
Clarkson: Age 87 years, passed away peacefully July 26, 2015. Stanley was predeceased by his wife Frances; parents, Stanislaw and Wladyslawa Pogroszewski; sister, Genevieve Wroblewski and nephew Glenn Cardinal. He is survived by his companion Joan Allen; children, Patricia (Stanley) Galinski of Clarkson, Donna (Maureen Viel) Pogroszewski of Clarkson, Stanley (Dean Beals) Pogroszewski of NYC, Nadine Pogroszewksi of Charleston, SC and Alan (Jennifer) Pogroszewski of Clarkson; 11 grandchildren, Joseph (Tara) Merino of Hilton, Eileen (Mark) Thrall of Spencerport, Robert (Jill) Galinski of Rochester, Heather (Shane) Camman of Clarkson, Amber (Kendall) Chapman of San Diego, CA, Meagan and Anna Stockman of Charleston, SC, Ephram, Frances, Noah and Josef Pogroszewski of Clarkson; 11 great grandchildren, Gabriella, Sofia, Ashley, Paul, Roman, Audrey, Ryan, Bridget, Olivia, Margaret, and Quinn; goddaughter Christine Cardinal; brothers-in-law, Joseph Doherty and Richard Dumont; sister-in-law, Lucille Doherty; several nieces and nephews.
Stanley graduated from Cornell University in 1950 with a degree in Economics and enjoyed his occupation as a farmer as well as in the field of finance (Lincoln First Bank, Agway and Telmark Leasing). Stanley served as Clarkson Town Justice for 33 years. After retirement he volunteered at Lakeside Memorial Hospital for 25 years. He is a current member of U.S. Magistrates Association, Knights of Columbus-Spencerport, Lions Club-Brockport, Elks Club-Bradenton, FL., Pi Kappa Phi – Cornell University and St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church – Hamlin. In addition to enjoying time with family and friends, his interests included golfing, stamp collecting and gardening.
Friends may call Wednesday from 4 – 7 PM at Thomas E. Burger Funeral Home, 735 East Ave., Hilton and are invited to attend his Funeral Mass on Thursday at 10 AM in St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church. Interment will be held in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Stanley’s name to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 3747 Brock Schoolhouse Road, P.O. Box 149, Hamlin, NY 14464 OR to the Brockport or Hamlin Lions Club.
Spencerport: On July 24, 2015, at home, surrounded by his loving family, at the age of 82. Walt is survived by Dee, his wife of 55 years; his children, Walter F. (Karen) Przybycien, Jr., & Wendy Przybycien Woodley; grandchildren, George J. Fishell Jr., Nicholas Walter Woodley & Danielle Regina Woodley; great-granddaughter, Madilyn Josephine Woodley; brothers & sisters, Mary Frederes, Sally (Ralph) Hamaker, John (Pat) Przybycien & Florence Przybycien. He is predeceased by his parents, John & Sally Przybycien; and brother, Edward Przybycien. Walt was the owner of Manitou Sand & Gravel Co. Walt was a loving son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, uncle, and good friend to many.
Friends may call on Tuesday, 2-4 & 7-9 PM at THOMAS E. BURGER FUNERAL HOME, 735 East Ave., Hilton, and are invited to attend his Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11 AM in St. John the Evangelist Church of Spencerport. Interment, St. John Cemetery.
Special thanks to Dr. Roxana Vlad, Dr. Gerald Ryan, Unity Hospital 4th & 2nd floors, Lifetime Hospice, and special friend Heinz Schamberger. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may contribute to Lifetime Home Care & Hospice, 3111 Winton Rd. S., Rochester, NY 14623 in his memory.
BROCKPORT: July 23, 2015. Stanley Skowneski, 83. Stanley is survived by his wife of 59 years, Catherine; children, Craig (Carol) Skowneski, Carrie (Chris) Gay, Jay (Debbie) Skowneski; grandchildren, Kris (Jessica) Skowneski, Jennifer (Marty) Slack, Alex (Anni) Skowneski, Jessica (Zack) Lujan, Amanda (Ryan) Traver, Cassie (Matt Grim) Gay, Caleb & Jacob Skowneski; Dell Kay & Denise; 8 great-grandchildren; and good friends Kenny and Mary Youfredo.
Stanley was an Air Force Veteran of the Korean War and a retiree of Owens-Illinois and Diaz Chemical Company.
Services and Interment will be held privately. Those wishing may contribute to the Hildebrandt Hospice Care Center, 2652 Ridgeway Ave., Rochester, NY 14626 in his memory.
Hilton: July 23, 2015. Lester J. Stevely at age 81. He is survived by his wife, Janice; his sons, Kenneth A. (Deidre A.) and Gregory D. (Diane) Stevely; grandchildren, Shannon, Evan, Connor and Morgan; his sister, Patricia (John) Titus.
Friends are invited to call Monday 4-7 pm at the Thomas E. Burger Funeral Home, Inc., 735 East Avenue, Hilton. Funeral Service will be Tuesday at 10:30 am followed by Interment in Parma Union Cemetery. Those wishing may contribute to the Alzheimer’s Association in Lester’s memory.
Hilton: July 23, 2015. Douglas C. Hurlbutt, 75. Doug is survived by his devoted wife, Carolyn; his sons, David (Susan), Phillip (Diane) and Matthew (Kristen) Hurlbutt; grandchildren, David John Hurlbutt, Jessica (Andy) Confer, Naomi Meissner, Kelsey, Kari, Noah, Luke & Adam Hurlbutt; great-granddaughters, Emma and Abigail Confer; his brother, Charles Hurlbutt; his brother-in-law, Don (Cathy) Struble; several nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.
Doug was a former Mayor of Hilton and a longtime member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Hilton, proprietor of Hilton Dairy and former member of Hilton Fire Department.
Calling hours will be held at Thomas E. Burger Funeral Home on Friday, July 31st from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. His Memorial Service will be Saturday, August 1st at 2:00 p.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church. Private Interment will be held in Parma Union Cemetery. Those wishing may contribute to Doug’s Church Memorial Fund in his memory. (St. Paul Lutheran Church, 158 East Ave., Hilton, NY 14468)