Beverly Florist
CB Beach

WBTA AM 1490
113 Main Street 
Batavia, NY 14020
Phone: 585-344-1490
Fax: 585-344-1441
 

 Obituaries
David A. Campbell
- Batavia
Age: 31
Died: Monday, June 22, 2015, as a result of injuries sustained in an accident at work. He worked as a Union Carpenter for Pike Structural. Calling hours will be from 4pm to 8pm on Thursday, June 25 and from 3pm to 8pm on Friday, June 26th, at the funeral home. Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 27, 11am, at the First Presbyterian Church, 300 E. Main Street, Batavia. Memorials are suggested to his three children.
Arrangements by: Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Josephine Hale
- East Pembroke
Age: 79
Died: Sunday, June 14, 2015, at Strong Memorial Hospital. She worked at a number of canning factories and Kutter's Cheese Factory. Calling hours are on Friday, June 19, from 6pm to 8pm at the funeral home. Services will be held on Saturday, 3:30pm, at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to her daughter, Becky.
Arrangements by: C. B. Beach & Son Mortuary, Corfu.
 
Frances L. Cerri
-Oakfield
Age: 90
Died: Monday, June 15, 2015, at the Martin-Linsin Residence of Orleans Hospice. She was a life member of St. Padre Pio Parish. Calling hours will be on Wednesday, June 17, at the funeral home from 4pm to 8pm, where prayers will be recited at 10:15am Thursday. A Mass of Christian burial will follow at 11am, at the Church, Oakfield site. Memorials are suggested to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or to the WNY Chapter JDR.
Arrangements by: Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Theodore (Teddy) J. Hojnowski
- Corfu
Age: 86
Died: Saturday, June 13, 2015, at the NYS Veterans Home, Batavia. A U.S. Army veteran of the Korean Conflict, he was retired from the Operating Engineers Local 17. Calling hours are on Tuesday, June 16, from 5pm to 9pm at the funeral home. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Wednesday, 10am, at St. Maximilian Kolbe Parish, Church Street, East Pembroke.
Arrangements by: C. B. Beach & Son Mortuary, Corfu.
 
-Jesse J. Meyer
- Corfu
Age: 79
Died: Tuesday, June 9, 2015, in the care of his family. He was a mechanic for many different companies in the area. There will be no prior calling hours. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements by: C. B. Beach & Son Mortuary, Corfu.
 
James E. Lipinski
- Corfu
Age: 52
Died: Wednesday, June 3, 2015, in an ATV accident. He was dedicated to his family and business. Calling hours are on Sunday, June 7, from 2pm to 4pm and 7pm to 9pm at the funeral home where services will be held at 2pm Monday.
Arrangements by: C. B. Beach & Son Mortuary, Corfu.
 
Gladys M. Kedzierski
- Batavia  (formerly of Oakfield)
Age: 96
Died: Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at the Leroy Village Green Nursing Home. She was a beautician for most of her life and a greeter at the former Kings Department Store in Batavia prior to her retirement. She was a member of St. Padre Pio Parish, Oakfield. There will be no prior visitation. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Saturday, June 6th, 10am, at the Church, 56 Maple Avenue, Oakfield. Memorials are suggested to Leroy Village Green Nursing Home Recreational Program.
Arrangements by: J. Leonard McAndrew Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Dennis A. Kane
- Batavia
Age: 82
Died: Monday, June 1, 2015. He worked as an engineer at Allis Chalmers in Milwaukee, WI,  prior to transferring to Trojan Industries, Batavia. He also worked many years at Leroy Machine. A memorial mass will be celebrated at Resurrection Parish, St. Mary's site, Saturday, June 6, at noon. Memorials are suggested to Crossroads House or to All Babies Cherished.
 
Ruth Elizabeth Arnold
- Batavia
Age: 93
Died: Sunday, May 31, 2015. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 6, 11am, at the Chapel at Acacia Park Cemetery, Tonawanda, NY. Memorials are suggested to a charity of donor's choice.
Arrangements by: C. B. Beach & Son Mortuary, Corfu.
 
Helen (Touchey) Del Plato
- Batavia
Age: 92
Died: Friday, May 29, 2015. She and her husband founded the Deluxe Machine and Tool Company, Batavia in 1957. She also worked as a medical secretary to surgeon Howard Lawrence, Medina; and she worked at Wyoming County Community Hospital and at the NYS School for the Blind as a registered nurse. Calling hours will be held from 4pm to 7pm on Sunday, May 31, at the funeral home where prayers will be recited at 9:30am Monday. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10am, at Ascension Parish. Memorials are suggested to charity of donor's choice.
Arrangements by: Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
J. Robert Buckley
- Batavia
Age: 90
Died: Friday, May 22, 2015, at UMMC. A WWII, U.S. Marine Corp veteran, he worked for over fifty years as a meat cutter at Super Duper in Attica. He served two terms on the Batavia City Council in the 1970's representing the 6th Ward. He was a member of Ascension Parish. Calling hours are on Wednesday, May 27, from 4pm to 7pm at the funeral home. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Thursday, 9:30am, at Ascension Parish, Sumner and Swan Streets, Batavia. Memorials are suggested to St. Vincent DePaul Society of WNY.
Arrangements by: Gilmartin Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Joseph Herman Albiez
- Woodlands, TX (formerly of Batavia)
Age: 85
Died: Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at Memorial Hermann Medical Center, Woodlands, TX. He lived in Batavia for nearly two decades, serving as the General Manager for Eaton Yale & Town; and as Deacon at the First Presbyterian Church. He was also a Batavia Rotary Club member. Calling hours are on Saturday, May 30, from 10am to noon at the funeral home. Funeral services will immediately follow.
Arrangements by: Bohm-Calarco-Smith Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Raymond R. Warren
- Pembroke
Age: 84
Died: Sunday, May 17, 2015 at the NYS Veterans Home, Batavia. He was a life member of the Pembroke Volunteer Fire Department. Calling hours will be Wednesday, May 20, from 4pm to 8pm and Thursday, 10am to noon at the funeral home, where services will follow at noon. Memorials are suggested to the Pembroke Fire Dept.
Arrangements by: C. B. Beach & Son Mortuary, Corfu.
 
Bessie A. Grasso
- Batavia
Age: 93
Died: Saturday, May 16, 2015, at her son's home. Prior to retirement, she was employed at Union Steel Chest Company, Leroy, and at the VA Hospital, Batavia. Calling hours are on Tuesday, May 19, from 5pm to 7pm at the funeral home, where services will follow at 7pm. Memorials are suggested to Crossroads House or Homecare and Hospice.
Arrangements by: J. Leonard McAndrew Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Douglas C. Matla
-Oakfield
Age: 68
Died: Wednesday, May 13, 2015, at home. He was a member of St. Padre Pio Parish, Oakfield. For many years he worked at Doehler-Jarvis, Rotork Controls and for twenty years was the owner and operator of QCSI. Calling hours are on Sunday, May 17, 2pm to 7pm at the funeral home, where prayers will be recited 9:15am Monday. A Mass of Christian burial will follow, 10am, at the Church, Oakfield site. Memorials are suggested to the Oakfield Volunteer Fire Department or Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, Neonatal Intensive Care Unite, Park Ridge, IL.
Arrangements by: Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
James T. Schnellinger
- Corfu
Age: 78
Died: Thursday, May 7, 2015, at home. He operated a landscape nursery at his home and retired from National Fuel Gas in Batavia and Clarence. He was a member of St. Maximilian Kolbe Parish, formerly St. Francis Church, Corfu. There will be no prior visitation. A Memorial Mass will be held Monday, May 11, noon, at the Church, 18 West Main Street, Corfu. Memorials are suggested to Genesee County Hospice or to Roswell Park Memorial Institute, Buffalo.
Arrangements by: C. B. Beach & Son Mortuary, Corfu.
 
Amelia Molly Conforto Jankowski
-Largo, FL (formerly of Batavia)
Age: 80
Died: Saturday, May 2, 2015, at the Wyoming County Skilled Nursing Facility. She spent her career in the health care field which spanned from the former St. Jerome Hospital to her retirement from the VA Medical Center. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated, Thursday, May 7, 10am, at Ascension Parish, Swan and Sumner Streets, Batavia. Memorials are suggested to the Progressive Supranuclear Palsy Foundation; or the Lupus Foundation.
Arrangements by: J. Leonard McAndrew Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Josephine P. Natolie
- Batavia
Age: 98
Died: Thursday, April 23, 2015, at Leroy Village Green Nursing Home. She worked for twenty years at GTE Sylvania. She was a longtime member of Ascension Parish. There will be no prior calling hours. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Saturday, April 25, at noon, at Ascension Parish, 15 Sumner Street, Batavia. Memorials are suggested to the Church.
Arrangements by: Gilmartin Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
June F. Chamberlain
- Elba
Age: 88
Died: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at her home. She was a homemaker who helped her husband on the farm. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Elba. There will be no prior calling hours. A time of gathering will be on Wednesday, April 29, at the Elba Fireman's Recreation Hall. Memorials are suggested to the Elba Historical Society or National Society Daughters of the American Revolution.
Arrangements by: H. E. Turner & Company Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Sharon A. Maurer
-Darien
Age: 77
Died: Wednesday, April 22, 2015, at home. She was devoted to her family and retired from Pembroke Central School District after serving 35 years of service as a bus driver. A graveside service will be held at St. Patrick's Cemetery, Crittenden, Tuesday, April 28, at noon.
Arrangements by: C. B. Beach & Son Mortuary, Corfu
 
Walter D. Buck
-Stafford
Age: 86
Died: Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at his home under the care of HomeCare & Hospice. A WWII U.S. Naval veteran, he retired from Graham Manufacturing, Batavia. Calling hours are on Sunday, April 26, from 1pm to 3pm at the funeral home, where services will follow at 3pm. Memorials are suggested to HomeCare & Hospice.
Arrangements by: H. E. Turner & Company Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Rose M. Tresco
- Batavia
Age: 97
Died: Saturday, April 11, 2015, in the Comfort Care Center at UMMC. She was a member of Ascension Parish and prior to retirement, an employee of Alexanders Clothing Store. Calling hours are on Thursday, April 16, from 4pm to 7pm at the funeral home. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Friday, 9:30am, at Resurrection Parish, St. Mary's Church. Memorials are suggested to Crossroads House.
Arrangements by: Bohm-Calarco-Smith Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Concetta (Connie) Capuano
- Batavia
Age: 87
Died: Thursday, April 9, 2015, at Crossroads House. She was a member of Ascension Parish. Calling hours are on Sunday, April 12, from 3pm to 7pm at the funeral home. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Monday, 10am, at the Church, corner of  Sumner and Swan Streets, Batavia. Memorials are suggested to Crossroads House.
Arrangements by: Gilmartin Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Suzanne H. Dorman
-Batavia
Age: 89
Died: Thursday, April 9, 2015, at the Genesee County Nursing Home. For over thirty years, she worked as a switchboard operator at the former St. Jerome Hospital. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church. There will be no prior visitation. Funeral services will be held Monday, April 13, 11am, at the Church, 300 East Main Street, Batavia. Memorials are suggested to Crossroads House or to the Church.
Arrangements by: H. E. Turner & Company Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Valerie Elizabeth Penepent
-Stafford
Age: 38
Died: Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at her home. She was a member of Resurrection Parish, St. Joseph's Church, and enjoyed working at the Genesee ARC. Calling hours are on Friday, April 10, from 4pm to 7pm at the funeral home. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Saturday, 11am, at St. Joseph's Church. Memorials are suggested to Special Olympics of Western NY or to the Genesee ARC.
Arrangements by: H. E. Turner & Company Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
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