See below for 5/5/05's obituaries & 2 issues of Remember When...
Trish Hackett Nicola
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Patricia L. Kasprzyk, 62, died April 27, 2005
Wilson S. Ring, 92, died May 2, 2005
Arthur R. Stuhler, 85, April 30, 2005
Bernice M. Vogel, 82, died April 29, 2005
Michele S. (Devlin) Hill, 52, died April 30, 2005
Mark J. Nye died April 25, 2005
Reprinted with permission from the author of Remember When..., p. 10, Arcade
Herald, May 5, 2005, copied by Trish Hackett Nicola (*See below for
information on how to receive a copy of the original article or obituary.)
10 Year Ago, April 27, 1995
Deaths: Rita HACKETT BRZEZICKI, 77, of Java Center; Eleanor GREEN HUGHES,
80, of Freedom; Paul CALTEAUX, 84, of Arcade; Glenn BLAKELY, 91, Java
Village; Dorothy DAVIS CARTER, 84, Arcade; Arleen BARBER TORGE, 97, South
10 Years Ago May 4, 1995
Deaths: Francis SNYDER, 64, of Holland; LeRoy "Butch" GAMBLE, 44, of
Freedom; Ruby FOSTER KEESLER, 82, Machias; James FARRELL Jr., 76, Delevan.
25 Years Ago, April 24, 1980
Deaths: Florence KOCH, 73, of Farmersville; Gladys BROOKS, 78, of Delevan.
25 Years Ago, May 1, 1970
The Delevan Fire Company elected Frank WESLEY chief and Dennis FLEMING
Kathryn LANDAHL was elected president of the firemen's auxiliary in Arcade.
35 Years Ago, April 29, 1970
Deaths: John HARLEY, 53, of Arcade; Ida Mae GRAHAM, 86, Machias; Metta
FREEMAN HOWLETT, 86, Arcade.
35 Years Ago, May 6, 1970
Mr. and Mrs. Bennett PALMER of Holland observed their golden anniversary.
Deaths: LaVern LINGENFELTER, 55, of Eagle; Morris PITCHER of Sardinia.
50 Years Ago, April 28, 1955
A large barn of the Ross LEE farm near Arcade was destroyed by fire.
Anthony GORRUSO conducted his final band concert at Arcade Central School
prior to accepting a position at Amherst Central. He had taught at Arcade
for most of the time since 1933.
Deaths: William HAKES, Arcade; Alice POTTER WARNER, 84, a native of Java
50 Years Ago, May 5, 1955
Forty men gathered at the Arcade Hotel and voted to reactivate the Arcade
Chamber of Commerce, using the original 1952 charter. William O. BRUYERE was
Douglas DEDRICK of Delevan and Duane EASTLAND of Yorkshire was salutatorian
of the graduating class of Delevan-Machias Central School.
Deaths: Walter ORTON, 84, of Chaffee; Eva SIMONS KIRSCH, 77, of
Strykersville; Allen CHILDS, Protection; Susan WILLIAMS, 85, Delevan; Fred
WAGNER, 66, former Delevan postmaster.
p.10 Yesterday's Images:
A steam-operated street roller barreled down the road in Strykersville
photo. [no date]
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