Here's this week's Remember When...
Trish Hackett Nicola
A complete copy of the current last two weeks' obituaries from AH can be
found online at www.arcadeherald.com
Arcade Herald, Jan. 1, 2004, Obituaries, page 6 & 7
Delbert R. Caplinger Sr., 71, died Dec. 21, 2003
Donald J. Cook, 78, died Dec. 26, 2003
James W. Kelly, 73, died Dec. 18, 2003
Betty A. King, 78, died Dec. 27, 2003
Theresa A. Robinson, 59, died Dec. 25, 2003
Travis Scott Wojtaszczyk, 4, died Dec. 17, 2003
Ann R. Schuler, 93, died Dec. 27, 2003
Alan R. Sanderson, 70, died Dec. 17, 2003
Lloyd A. Rissinger, 78, died Dec. 26, 2003
Reprinted with permission from the author of Remember When..., p. 7, Arcade
Herald, January 1, 2004, copied by Trish Hackett Nicola (*See below for
information on how to receive a copy of the original article or obituary.)
25 Years Ago - January 4, 1979
The office building/store of the Harold Schiltz Inc. feed mill at
Strykersville was damaged by fire.
Ames Department Stores Inc. acquired Neisner Brosthers Inc. As a result,
the Big N store in Yorkshire would be changing its name to Ames.
Deaths: Olive VOSBURG, 77, formerly of Delevan; Pearl FOX, 85, formerly of
Delevan; Elna SPRAGUE, 81, of Yorkshire; Marian BUSH FASSETT, 82, of Delevan.
35 Years Ago - January 2, 1969
A three-car crash on Route 16 in the Town of Holland killed three people
and injured seven others. Maurice HOPKINS Jr, 43, of Arcade, a former
editor and advertising manager of the Arcade Herald, died in the crash.
The other two fatalities were New Jersey residents Judy JOHNSTON OTTNEY,
34, and her husband Thomas OTTNEY, 40, who had been visiting Mrs. Ottney's
family in this area for the holidays.
A fire destroyed the home of The Richard GASPER family in Chaffee.
Three-year-old Gary GASPER died as a result of the fire.
The Free Design singing group, made up of members of the DEDRICK family of
Delevan, was to be featured at one of the Inaugural balls at the Washington
Hilton on January 20.