January 2, 2008 RSS feed / Obituaries

Lester W. Milbrath, professor

Lester W. Milbrath, 82, of Williamsville, died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2007 at Canterbury Woods, Amherst. Born in Bertha, Minn., Mr. Milbrath served as an electrician in the U.S. Navy at the end of World War II. More...

Joseph B. Giovino, sales representative

Joseph B. Giovino, 86, of Amherst, died on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2007 at Northgate Manor Health Care. Born in Buffalo, Mr. Giovino served in the U.S. Navy. He was a sales representative at Metropolitan Life for 30 years. Mr. More...

Mary Helen Burke, teacher, executive secretary, volunteer

Mary Helen Burke, 83, of Amherst, formerly of Buffalo, died on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2007. Born in Minneapolis, Minn., Mrs. Burke graduated from Marquette University in 1945. More...

Mary Lynne Carter, retired English teacher

Mary Lynne Carter, a retired Amherst Junior High School English teacher, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2007. The former Mary Lynne Stevens, 78, was born in Elmira and grew up in Mansfield, Pa. She was a graduate of Mansfield University of Pennsylvania. More...

Bernice Babcock, office manager

Bernice Babcock, 97, of Getzville, formerly of Clarence, died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2007 in the Beechwood Health Care Center, Getzville. Born in Franklin, Mass., Mrs. Babcock was an office manager for Norman Wolf Attorney in Buffalo. More...

Richard J. Franklin, owner of RJ Franklin Builders

Richard J. Franklin, 80, of Williamsville, died on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2007 at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital in Amherst. Born in Buffalo, Mr. Franklin enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1944 as a machinist's mate third class. More...