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Indianapolis, Indiana Roger A. Blocchi 1953 — 2024 Roger A. Blocchi, age 70, of Indianapolis, passed away July 2, 2024, after a several year battle with ALS. Roger was born in Rochester, New York on July 18, 1953, to the late Roger A. Blocchi and Florence F. Blocchi. Roger was an IT Professional with 30+ years' experience in various aspects of Information Systems. He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran having served in the Viet Nam War. He had many friends and colleagues, traveled the world, and lived his life to the fullest. Survived by his mother, Florence F. Blocchi; siblings, John (Audrey) Blocchi, Carol Cala (Perry), Bernard (Diane) Blocchi of NY and Paul (Cathy) Blocchi of NJ; loving nieces Corinna Lake (Tom), Mary Lynn Cala, Gina... Bedford, New Hampshire Virginia Ann Zeifang 2024 — 2024 Virginia Ann (Braas) Zeifang, 91, of Bedford, died June 16, 2024 at Boston Medical Center due to injury from a stroke. Born in Niagara Falls, NY on February 1, 1933, she was the daughter of Paul Nicholas and Mabel (Gates) Braas. As a member of the Zeta Tau Iota sorority, she graduated from Niagara Falls High School in 1951. Following graduation, Virginia was employed by E.I duPont de Nemours, a chemical company in Niagara Falls, where she worked for many years. Virginia married her high school sweetheart, Bernard J. Zeifang in 1957 and moved to Ardmore, PA. where she continued to work for duPont while Bernie finished dental school. Upon Bernie's graduation, they moved to Rochester NY, then... Kent, New York Michael Chervenic 2024 June 2, 2024. To view full obituary and share a memory visit, Holley, New York Kermit P. Beadle, Jr. 1942 — 2024 May 17, 2024. To view his full obituary, visit Holley, New York Karen E. Cook 1951 — 2024 Karen Cook, suddenly 5/11/2024. View obituary at Ocala, Florida Cheryl C Simonson 1946 — 2024 Cheryl C. Simonson of Ocala FL passed away on May 2nd at the age of 77. She was born on August 23,1946 in Rochester, NY and grew up in Rochester and Pittsford. She was preceded in death by her father, William (Joe) Clare and her mother Evelyn (Voss) Clare. She is survived by her loving husband, Karl Simonson, sister Candy Walters and her husband Dan of Philadelphia, PA, daughter Sara Stewart and her husband John of Orcutt, CA, son William Simonson, his wife Kaitlyn and grandson Deklan of Alachua, FL, grandson Benjamin Carlson and his partner Dominique Sablosky of Rochester, NY, and twin great grandchildren Will and Saige (Ben and Dominique). Earlier in her married life she worked in... Sarasota, Florida P. William (Bill) Forester 1932 — 2024 P. William (Bill) Forester passed away in Sarasota, FL on April 10, 2024 surrounded by his 3 children. Bill was born on November 1, 1932 in Cambridge MA and raised in Winchester MA. He was predeceased by his parents, Paul and Helen Forester, and his brothers Robert and Benjamin Forester. Bill graduated from Dartmouth College, class of 1955, with a degree in Mathematics. He was employed by Paul Revere Life Insurance Company in Worcester, MA for many years before moving to Rochester NY. Bill was a partner with KPMG in Rochester until his retirement. He was a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries. Bill was a philanthropist and an active supporter and benefactor of many local orchestras and the... Brandon, Florida Robert (Bob) DelMonache 2024 Age 91, passed away peacefully on Friday, March 29, 2024, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Rochester, NY, Bob moved with his family to Florida in 1978. He was predeceased by his father, Victor; mother, Mary; brother, Richard and sister, Geraldine. He is survived by his wife, Brenda; daughters, Susan and Gina; sons, Tommy, Robbi and Blaise; grandchildren, Todd, Kristina, T.J., Lisa, Matthew, Jenny and Bradyn; great-grandchildren, Kali, Kendal, Livia, Tori and Mila; nieces and nephew, Jerlynn, Ricci and Vicki and great nieces, Gina, Maria and Sabrina. A graveside service will be held in Bob's honor on Friday, April 5th, 10am at Serenity Meadows in Riverview, FL. Please visit... Pawleys Island, South Carolina Richard "Rick" Jonathan Schneider, Jr. 1966 — 2024 It is with heavy hearts that we share the passing of our beloved Rick Schneider, with his family by his side, on March 15th, 2024. To view the full obituary and to make online condolences please visit, Baldwinsville, New York Dorothy A. Pogoda 1928 — 2024 Dorothy A. Pogoda February 22, 2024 Dorothy A. Pogoda, 95, of Baldwinsville, NY passed away on Thursday, February 22, 2024. She was born in Rochester, NY on May 22, 1928 the daughter of the late, Lloyd and Genevieve (Majeau) Richardson. Dorothy was an antique dealer, an avid golfer, enjoyed gardening and interior designing. She is predeceased by her husband of 44 years, Richard who passed away in 1999. Surviving to cherish her memory are her children; Jimmy Pogoda, Julie (Gary) Egnoto and Amy Pogoda, 3 grandchildren; Tom, Emily and Jeff Egnoto, 2 sisters, Ginny Banks and Carol (Ron) Chatterton, 2 brothers, Donald Richardson and Tom (Moe) Richardson, and many nieces and nephews. Funeral... Rush, New York William T. Murray 1950 — 2024 William T. Murray, died on February 12, 2024. Columbus, Ohio Ronald Brownlie 1948 — 2024 Brownlie, Ronald Duncan Passed away February 5th at the age of 75 in Columbus, Ohio. For complete obituary please visit and Brockport, New York John "Mac" Stuart McNall 1955 — 2024 Passed away peacefully, January 31, 2024. To view his full obituary and share a memory of him, visit Williamsville, New York Gene Malcolm Ferguson 1933 — 2024 FERGUSON, REV. DR. GENE MALCOLM Of Williamsville, NY, 90 years old, January 30, 2024 Rev. Dr. Gene Malcolm Ferguson is reunited in heaven with his beloved wife of 62 years, the late Joy Reeves. Devoted father of Lori Jean (Klaus) Schonrank, James Alexander (Lillian) Ferguson; grandfather of Nathan Alexander (Christine) Ferguson, Wesley Malcolm Ferguson, Bret William (Kelli) Oldfield, Lindsay Leigh (Scott) Hannon; great-grandfather of Alexis Lee and Miranda Rae Ferguson, Connor Scott and Audrey Leigh Hannon, and Harper Rae Oldfield; brother of the late Patricia (John) Volker and uncle of Sean (Trish), Emma and Connor Fogarty. A graduate of Heidelberg College, Tiffin OH (B.A. degree) and... Pittsford, New York Vernon F Squire 1927 — 2024 The Rev. Vernon F. Squire, 96, predeceased by parents Lillian E. Scheninger and Sgt. Kenneth W. Squire, survived by his wife, Virginia A. Squire, daughters Cynthia. L Doty (James) of Hallandale Beach, FL, and Rebecca F. Squire of Milford, CT, son Barry H. Squire (Carolyn) of Sarasota, FL, 3 grandchildren Sean L. Squire (Erin) of St. Petersburg, FL, Katherine V. Capone (Michael), of Atlanta, GA and Sarah C. Zuniga (Luis), of Sarasota, FL, a great granddaughter Sophie Capone of Atlanta, GA and a sister Ms. Nancy Bader (of Cicero, NY). Memorial Service will be held in Rev. Vernon's honor 11am February 10, 2024 at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 455 Missouri Ave N, Largo, FL. In lieu of... Jacksonville, Florida Maryann E. (Hafner) Gac 1948 — 2023 Maryann E. (Hafner) Gac, of Jacksonville, FL (formerly from Irondequoit, NY), age 75, passed away on Saturday, December 30, 2023. For more information about Maryann and her services, please visit the funeral home website. Yarmouth, Massachusetts Richard B. Keil 1927 — 2023 Richard B. Keil left this world peacefully on December 18, 2023. He is predeased by his wife Virginia "Jinks" D. Keil. He was 96 years old. He lived a long grand life. Richard was born on December 6, 1927 in Rochester, NY. Richard graduated from West High school and Colgate University. Richard worked for Schlegel Corporation and Eastman Kodak before embarking on a long successful career in the investment business. In 1989, Richard and Virginia moved to Centerville, Ma to their retirement home. They were on vacation for the rest on their lives. Richard is survived by his daughter Barbara Keil (David Sandberg)' his son Richard Keil (Hillary Deperde Cohen), grandson Reid Kellam... Brockport, New York Joan A. Peters 1930 — 2023 passed away on 12/10/2023. To view full obituary, visit Holley, New York Joan W. Buell 1940 — 2023 Joan W. Buell, aged 83 passed away on December 8,2023. Joan is survived by her husband Albert L. Buell; her three children, Geoffrey (Kitty) Buell, Greg (Kacky) Buell and Lewanne (Tom) Nettles. 7 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren and siblings. To view Joan's full obituary, please visit:
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