White Cemetery Town of Rushford Submitted April 2005 by Gayle Thomson Updated by Eleanor Schwalb

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ABBOTT, Carolyn M. (Armstrong). Spouse of Bruce H.. Born 8/23/1947, died 7/18/2019. Age: 71 - Dau of Jay & Louise (Unger) Armstrong b. Springville, NY d. Cuba, NY Wed 6-29-1968 Sardinia, NY.
ALDEMAN, Eva S. (Smith). Spouse of Ralph L.. Born 7-5-1925, died 9-15-2009 - Dau of Putnam & Della (Lewis) Smith, b. Arcade NY d. Corning NY
ALDERMAN, Donald F.. Born 6/5/1926, died 1/9/2014 - Son of Arthur & Grace Miller Alderman b. Rushford NY d. Knoxville TN. Four children (Wife survives) - WW II Vet, Europe.
ANDO, Suzanne M. (Bitka). Spouse of David. Born 12/13/1949, died 1/10/2019. Age: 69 - Dau of Leonard & Mary Lou (Seiter) Bitka. b.Buffalo, NY d. Wellsville, NY Wed 9-2-1972
ARMSTRONG, Jay E.. Spouse of Louise Unger. Born 7-1-1924, died 9-3-2006 - Son of Foster J. & Gertrude (Cleghorn) Armstrong Adopted parents: Harold & Frances (Osgood) Cleghorn, b. Ceres NY d. Buffalo NY. Wed 12-11-1946 in Sandusky NY - WW II Vet, US Army, Europe. Purple Heart and other medals
ARMSTRONG, Louise C. (Unger). Spouse of Jay E.. Born 6/12/1926, died 4/14/2002 - Dau of Christopher & Carrie (Evans) Unger, m. 11 Dec 1946
AUSTIN, Eloise Jean (Richardson). Spouse of Frederick. Born 12-5-1920, died 8-31-2023. Age: 102y - Dau of Harold & Bessie (Stone) Richardson. Born in Farmersville Station, NY; lived in Rushford, NY; died in Cuba, NY. Six children.
AUSTIN, Frederick Grant. Spouse of Eloise Jean (Richardson). Born 5-22-1915, died 11-1982. Age: 67y - Son of Allen H. & Marguerite (Smith) Austin. Born in LeRoy, NY; died in Sandusky, NY.
AUSTIN, Richard Lee. Born 4-29-1944, died 9-24-1972. Age: 28y - Son of Frederick G. & Eloise Jean (Richardson) Austin.
BARBER, James C.. Born 5/27/1935, died 7/9/2012 - Son of Hugh & Ida Cleghorn Barber b. Cuba NY d. Buffalo NY - Uncategorized Vet, US Air Force
BATTLE, Earl L.. Spouse of Darlene Moyer. Born 3/6/1946, died 1/2/2020 - Son of Clinton & Loffie-Bell (Briggs) Patrick. Born in Arkport NY, d. Olean NY
BLISS, Donald E.. Spouse of Lois Newton. Born 2/8/1928, died 10/8/2022 - Son of Alton and Gertrude Bliss. Born in Belfast NY, lived and died in Rushford NY. A farmer and owner/operator of Don's Septic Service. Wed 10-23-1948 in Rushford, two sons. (Spouse survives) - WW II Vet, US Navy. 1945-1946
BLISS, James D.. Born 4-25-1985, died 11-12-2006 - Son of Kenneth & Deborah (Greil) Bliss, b. Warsaw NY d. Olean NY. Participated in the relief effort on Whitby Island during Katrina - Uncategorized Vet, US Navy
BLISS, Kenneth A.. Spouse of Deborah Greil. Born 12-23-1961, died 1-1-2008 - Son of Malcom & Marjorie (Specta) Bliss, b. Cheektowaga NY d. Rushford NY. Wed 4-28-1984 in Rushford NY
BLISS, Malcolm D.. Spouse of Marjorie J. Speta. Born 7-17-1926, died 2-16-2006 - Son of Alton & Gertrude (Williams) Bliss, b. Belfast NY d. Rushford NY - WW II Vet, US Navy
CHAPMAN, Marilynn M. (Lundergann). Spouse of Ronald J.. Born 11-1927, died 12-31-2009. Age: 82 - Dau of Alden F. & Eudora (Austin) Lundergann, b. Bradford PA d. Wellsville NY. Wed 7-10-1970 in Salamanca NY
CHAPMAN, Ronald J. Sr,. Spouse of Marilynn M. Lundergann. Born 2-8-1939, died 12-2-2013. Age: 74 - Son of Charles & Tessie (Deveraux) Chapman b. Cadiz NY d. Cuba NY Wed 7-10-1970 in Salamanca NY
CLARK, Eleanor (Williams). Spouse of R. Dean. Born 8-23-1919, died 11-06-2004. Age: 85 - Dau of Daniel & Nellie (James) Williams, b. Rushford NY. Wed 64 years,
CLARK, Evelyn E. (Wolfley). Spouse of Arthur B.. Born 11-4-1929, died 2-22-2008 - Dau of Frank & Susan (Coolard) Wolfley, b. Orchard Park NY d. Cuba NY. Wed 8-30-1947 in Blossom NY
CLARK, Florence G.. Spouse of Donald Z.. Born 12-12-1920, died 8-14-2008 - Dau of Clarence & Mable (Hatch) Davis, b. Town of Caneadea NY d. Rushford NY
CLARK, June E. (Blakeslee). Spouse of R. Jay. Born 9-18-1932, died 12-18-2023. Age: 91y - Dau of Orley L. & Mary E. (Collard) Blakeslee, Sr. Born in Hamburg, NY; lived in Houghton, NY; died in Olean, NY. Married 6-28-1947 in Higgins, NY. Three children.
CLARK, R. Dean [Colonel]. Spouse of Eleanor Williams. Born 9-27-1918, died 6-1-2006. Age: 87 - Son of Harlan & Ada (Harris) Clark. Wed 10-12-1940
CROMWELL, Rachel B. (Hamilton). Spouse of Keith E.. Born 1-24-1935, died 10-31-2009 - Dau of Ronald & Myrtle (Blowers) Hamilton, b. Salamanca NY d. Olean NY. Wed 5-30-1953
DAVIES, Eldyn G.. Spouse of Patricia (Peckham). Born 2-6-1931, died 12-31-2023. Age: 91y - Son of David & Helen (Gilbert) Davies Jr. Born in Cuba, NY; lived in Rushford, NY; died in Wellsville, NY. Married 6-23-1959. Three sons.
DAVIS, Alfred B.. Spouse of Charlotte Shafer. Born 2-21-1921, died 9-16-2007 - Son of Elbert & Vera (Leming) Davi, b. Centerville NY d. Rushford NY
DAVIS, Charlotte S.. Spouse of Alfred B.. Born 1-4-1924, died 12-7-2011 - Dau of Roy & Beulah Marble Shafer b. Rushford NY d. Houghton NY
DAVIS, Linda (Childs). Spouse of Everett R.. Born 5-9-1923, died 3-3-2006 - Dau of Rev. Floyd & Catherine (Thompson) Childs, b. Moravia NY, d. Greenville SC. Wed 4-6-1945
DAVIS, Tyrone E.. Born 3-18-1947, died 12-24-2008 - Son of Elsworth & Elleanor Davis, b. Cuba NY d. Rushford NY - Vietnam Vet, US Army. US Air Medal and Bronze Star for Valor
DRESS, Lenore G.. Spouse of Veryle A.. Born 11-12-1940, died 8-28-2014. Age: 73 - Dau of Elwin J. & Hanna Rebecca Hutchins Butler b. Pondeque NY d. Rochester NY Wed 11-17-1967 in Webster NY
DUVALL, Margaret J.. Spouse of Robert. Born 8-28-1929, died 10-1-2011 - Dau of Charles & Clara Lounsbury b. Humphrey NY d. Rushford NY (Robert died in 1962)
FAIRBANKS, Theodore L.. Born 6-20-1953, died 6-16-2009 - Son of Llewllyn & Esther (Gleason) Fairbanks, b. Cuba NY d. Buffalo NY - Uncategorized Vet, US Air Force, M/Sgt
FALSION, Jeffrey S.. Born 1/9/1963, died 7-2022 - Son of Jack and Carol (Donn) Falsion. Born in Aurora CO, lived and died in Rushford NY.
FRANCIS, Melvin Burton "Mel". Born 7-23-1944, died 12-23-2018 - Son of Norman & Marjorie (Baker) Francis. b. Rushford, NY d. Spartanburg, SC - Vietnam Veteran, US Army
FRANCIS, Myra Sue. Born 12-10-1940, died 6-29-2018 - Dau of Lyron & Leona (Catlin) Francis. b. Rushford, NY d. Olean, NY
GILBERT, Wilson L.. Spouse of Marian Tellier. Born 1-29-1923, died 1-28-2010. Age: 86 - Son of Loren & Sarah Davis Gilbert b. Rushford NY d. Wellsville NY Wed 1947
GILCHRIST, Robert L. Sr.. Spouse of Sandra (Taylor). Born 9-2-1954, died 9-17-2023. Age: 69y - Son of William & Donna (Fletcher) Gilchrist Sr. Born in Buffalo, NY; lived and died in Rushford, NY. Three children.
GOMSKI, Richard William. Born 1965, died 8-27-1983 - Son of Douglas S. Tormey & Helen (Duman) Gomski Tarantino. Died in Rushford, NY.
GORMAN, David J. Sr.. Spouse of Catherine Sears. Born 2/5/1949, died 12/9/2010 - Son of James & Mary Gambo Gorman b. Waterburg CT d. Wellsville NY - Vietnam Vet, US Army
GREEN, Maureen J. (Brown). Spouse of Francis E.. Born 3-3-1934, died 3-20-2006 - Dau of Charles & Clara (Lounsbury) Brown, b. Sugartown d. Rushford NY. Wed 8-21-1954 in Rushford NY
GROSS, Clyde A.. Spouse of Elva V. Randolph. Born 1916, died 6-26-1979 - Son of Frank A. and Ethel (VanGlider) Gross. A dairy farmer. Wed 1-10-1942, six children.
GROSS, David L.. Spouse of Shirley Duvall. Born 8/16/1947, died Uncut - Wed 11-22-1968, three children.
GROSS, Elva V. (Randolph). Spouse of Clyde A,. Born 6/11/1925, died 7/14/2022. Age: 97 - Dau of Archie J. and Rozaily O. (Sherwood) Randolph. Born in Bradford PA, lived and died in Cuba NY. A farm wife and homemaker. Wed 1-10-1942, six children.
GROSS, Shirley (Duvall). Spouse of David L.. Born 8/29/1949, died 2/13/2003. Age: 53 - Dau of Robert and Margaret (Brown) Duvall. Born in Cuba NY, lived in Homer NY, died in Rushford NY. Wed 11-22-1968, three children. (Spouse survives)
GROVES, Linda M. (Wilson). Spouse of William F.. Born 6-23-1953, died 9-5-2008 - Dau of John & Barbara Wilson, b. Bowie MD d. in MD
GUEST, Robert Russell. Spouse of Jane R. Runckel. Born 11-17-1931, died 11-6-2005. Age: 73 - Son of Thomas & Grace (Russell) Guest, b. Fillmore NY d. Mount Gilead OH. Wed 8-21-1954
HASKINS, Audean L.. Born 5/30/1946, died 11/24/2010 - Dau of Donald & Marium Smith Haskins b. Cuba NY d. Wellsville NY
HASKINS, Donald R.. Spouse of Marium Smith. Born 4-24-1921, died 8-1-2012. Age: 91 - Son of Robert & Elizabeth Radley Haskins b. Angelica NY d. Pulaski TN (Marium died in 19730 - WW II Vet, US Army, Italy
HATCH, Milton C.. Spouse of Donna Burgess. Born 1-13-1938, died 7-17-2008 - Son of Wellington & Sadie (Cockle) Hatch b. Centerville NY d. Houghton NY
HAYES, Robert G.. Spouse of Joyce (Griffith). Born 11-16-1940, died 3-22-2023. Age: 82 - Son of John & Rosamond (Clement) Hayes; born in Franklinville, NY; lived and died in Olean, NY; married 6-30-1984 in Franklinville; spouse died 3-11-2020; five children; inducted into the NYS Horseshoe Pitching Hall of Fame and the WNY Baseball Hall of Fame
HOWARD, Eva M. "Peg". Born 8/10/1952, died 8-14-2014. Age: 62 - Dau of Lloyd E. & Eva I. Morton Howard b. Cuba NY d. Wellsville NY
HUTCHINS, Orson L.. Born 12-5-1923, died 1-9-2009. Age: 85 - Son of Grover C. & Harriet (Baker) Hutchins, b. New Hudson NY d. Houghton NY
JOHNSON, Ward Francis. Spouse of Robin A. Kish. Born 5-19-1949, died 5-20-2021. Age: 72 - Son of Francis W. and Bessie J. (Joslyn) Johnson. Born in Syracuse NY, lived and died in Hume NY. A truck driver. Two sons, mother not named. Wed Robin 7-19-2008, who survives. - Vietnam Vet, USMC. 1969-1973. Two tours.
KOPREVICH, Stanley F.. Spouse of Ginny L. Machnica. Born 2-5-1938, died 1-18-2010. Age: 71 - Son of Stanley F. & Justine (Jastremski) Koprevich, b. Plains PA d. Buffalo NY. Wed 4-28-1962 in Buffalo NY - Uncategorized Vet, US Army
MAW, Keith D.. Born 4/12/1970, died 5/22/2011 - Son of George & Catherine Gillespie Maw b. Rochester NY d. Buffalo NY
MORGAN, Marion J.. Spouse of David. Born 2/6/1925, died 9/10/2011. Age: 86 - Dau of Charles & Clara Lounsburg b. Great Valley NY d. Rushford NY (David d. 5-21-1988)
MORSE, Eddie, Jr.. Spouse of Patricia Steadman. Born 9-12-1932, died 6-22-2009 - Son of Eddie & Helen (Stewart) Morse, b.Caneadea NY d. Olean NY
MORSE, Lucinda A. [Lucy]. Born 9-14-1965, died 8-2-2007 - Dau of Eddie & Patricia (Steadman) Morse, b. & d. Cuba NY
MORTON, Hazel E. (Johnson). Spouse of George A.. Born 2-17-1901, died 6-16-2004. Age: 103 - Dau of Ross & Phoebe (Austin) Johnson, b. North Bingham PA, d. Wellsville NY. Wed 7-21-1917 in Troupsburg NY, Co-owner/operator dairy farms in Troupsburg, Friendship, & Rushford
MOYER, Gerald E.. Spouse of Thelma Crandal. Born 5/17/1933, died 2/28/2011 - Son of George & Cecilia Johnson Moyer b. Wetmore PA d. Olean NY - Cold War Vet, US Army. 1953-1955
POMEROY, Robert Warren. Born 10/13/1962, died 9/2/2019 - Son of Warren & Judith (Black) Pomeroy b. Cuba, NY d. Olean, NY
RANDOLPH, Minnie M. (Deniston). Spouse of Leonard B.. Born 5/28/1926, died 2/16/2017. Age: 90 - Dau of Keith Irvin & Frances Marie (Prevorce) Deniston b. Caneadea, NY d. Hudson, FL Wed 6-19-1943 Richburg, NY
SAUNDERS, Gerald F.. Spouse of June Marie Haskins. Born 6-6-1922, died 12-26-2005 - Son of Alfred & Irene (Williams) Saunders, b. Sherbrooke, Canada d. Orlando, Fla.
SAUNDERS, June M. (Haskins). Spouse of Gerald F.. Born 6-18-1927, died 9-24-2008 - Dau of Robert & Elizabeth (Radley) Haskins, b. Oakfield d. Tonawanda NY
SCHOFIELD, Florence E.. Spouse of Thomas S.. Born 7/12/1919, died 3/11/2010. Age: 90 - Dau of Victor & Grace Blanchard Rinaldo b. Buffalo NY d. Machias NY Wed 11-8-1941 in Buffalo NY, (Thomas d. 5-23-2005)
SEARS, Shirley A.. Spouse of Raymond E. Sr.. Born 11/25/1932, died 5/10/2011 - Dau of Harold & Cecil Lewis Stapleberg b. Waterbury CT d. Olean NY. Wed 7-23-1949 in CT
SKINNER, Patricia A. (Davis). Spouse of Kenneth E.. Born 2-5-1935, died 1-25-2006 - Dau of Kenneth & Lillian (Bliven) Davis, b. Little Genesee NY d. Houghton NY. Wed 7-20-1952 in Bolivar NY
SLOCUM, Olive H.. Spouse of Art. Born 12/10/1932, died 11/26/2018 - Dau of Robert & Elizabeth (Radley) Haskins b. Batavia, NY d. Friendship, NY
SPECTA, Wilma E. (Bradford). Spouse of James J.. Born 10-31-1914, died 9-17-2008 - Dau of William & Iva (Reynolds) Bradford, b. Shinglehouse PA d. Houghton NY. Wed 3-3-1932
SPRAGUE, Delvena (Utegg) [Dele]. Spouse of #1 Elsworth R. Maring, #2 F. Richard Sprague Jr.. Born 8/30/1926, died 6/14/2001. Age: 74 - Dau of Herman and Elva P. (McGill) Utegg. Died in Rushford NY. Wed Ellsworth in 1947, divorced bf 1975. Wed F. Richard 8-27-1994.
SPRAGUE, Forest Richard Jr.. Spouse of #1 Joan M. Neal, #2 Delvana I. (Utegg) Manning. Born 11/26/1930, died 11/23/2010. Age: 79 - Son of Forrest R. Sr. & Edna (VanHorne) Sprague. Born in Belmont NY, died in Rushford NY. Wed Joan 9-8-1950 in Delevan NY, six children. Wed Delvena 8-27-1994 in Rushford NY.
SPRAGUE, Joan Mae (Neal). Born 1933, died 2-5-1986 - Wed 9-8-1950 in Delevan NY, six children.
SPRAGUE, John C.. Born 3/3/1960, died 3/11/2022 - Son of F. Richard Jr. and Joan (Neal) Sprague. Born in Olean NY, died in Rushford NY. Three children, mother not named.
TARANTINO, Helen L. (Duman). Spouse of Joe. Born 6-16-1948, died 11-13-2023. Age: 75y - Dau of Modestus & Grace (McFeely) Duman. Born in Indiana, PA; lived in Bliss, NY; died in Buffalo, NY. Sic children.
TAYLOR, Esther I. (Bliss). Spouse of Theodore L. "Ted". Born 12-11-1934, died 1-28-2008 - Dau of Alton & Gertrude (Williams) Bliss, b. Rushford NY d. Buffalo NY
THORINGTON, Gerald L. DVM [Jerry]. Spouse of Shirley Green. Born 10/11/1920, died 2/2/2011 - Son of Albert & Amy Gaveti Thorington b.Colchester d. Port Orange FL. A veterinarian. Wed 3-26-1949
THORINGTON, Shirley G. (Green). Spouse of Gerald L.. Born 3-2-1926, died 6-30-2009 - Dau of Delevan & Vera (Campany) Green, b. Watertown NY d. Rushford NY. Wed 3-26-1949
TORMEY, Douglas S.. Spouse of Helen (Duman). Born 10-13-1946, died 9-28-2007. Age: 60y -
VAN NAME, Clarence L. [Dutch]. Spouse of Bernice Clafin. Born 5-06-1913, died 6-14-2004. Age: 91 - Son of Frank B. & Jennie (Austin) Van Name, b. Rushford NY, d. Rushford NY. Wed 6-21-1937 in Caneadea NY, Co-owner Crowell & Van Name Garage in Rushford NY
WALDEN, James D.. Spouse of #1 JoAnn Freeman, #2 June Griggs Wing. Born 7-12-1929, died 7-2-2006 - Son of Gerald & Ernestine (Cornish) Walden b. Willing NY d. Rushford NY. Wed JoAnn on 8-28-1954. Wed June on 8-5-1995 - Korean War Vet, US Air Force
WARNER, Warren W.. Spouse of Eva E. McCune. Born 10-30-1920, died 1-8-2009. Age: 88 - Son of John M. & Thyra (Lunberg) Warner, d. in FL. Wed 5-5-1945 at Eglin Field FL - WW II Vet, US Army Air Corps
WILSON, John M.. Spouse of Lois C. Wilson. Born 4-2-1930, died 5-1-2006 - Born in Washington DC, d. Locust Grove VA
WORTHINGTON, Kelli R.. Born 8/25/1962, died 1/18/2011. Age: 48 - Dau of Richard & Rose Shimburski Worthington b. Springville NY d. Schenectady NY

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