Weekly Feature



April 2, 2008 RSS feed / Obituaries

John A. Zaprowski, owner, operator of Lakeland Automotive

John A. Zaprowski, 83, of Williamsville, died Saturday, March 29, 2008. Mr. Zaprowski was the owner and operator of Lakeland Automotive and Car Parts Center from 1956 to 1983. More...

James D. Ludtka, former Yankees shortstop

James D. Ludtka, 76, of Williamsville died Tuesday, March 18, 2008 at Hospice Buffalo Inc. in Cheektowaga. Born in Buffalo on July 9, 1931, he graduated from Technical Vocational High School. Mr. More...

Richard D. Curtis, former Williamsville South physical education teacher

Richard D. Curtis, 79 of Amherst, died Monday, March 24, 2008 in Hospice Buffalo. Born June 5, 1928 in Sidney, N.Y., he was a graduate of Sidney High School and Ithaca College and served in the Navy. Mr. More...

Francis P. Preve, retired Bell Aerospace worker

Francis P. Preve, 95, formerly of Williamsville, died at his home in Port Charlotte, Fla., on Friday, March 21, 2008. Mr. Preve graduated from the University of Illinois as an electrical engineer. More...

Dr. Gerald Swartz, Williamsville ophthalmologist

Dr. Gerald Swartz, 79, of Williamsville, died Wednesday, March 26, 2008 at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital in Amherst. He was a Williamsville ophthalmologist who performed thousands of eye surgeries during his career. Dr. More...

Theodore W. Maliwauki, former Kiwanis lieutenant governor

Theodore W. Maliwauki, 75, of Amherst died Monday, March 24, 2008. He was a longtime member of the Amherst Kiwanis Club and served as lieutenant governor for the Western New York Region from 1974 to 1975. Mr. More...

Deaths

HAYES, Dorothy B., of Amherst, died Sunday, March 16, 2008. She is survived by five grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and great-great-grandchildren. Mrs. Hayes is predeceased by husband, Leonard; son, Leonard; and one grandson. More...