Weekly Feature



December 23, 2009 RSS feed / Obituaries

Margaret M. Collard, sportswoman, volunteer

Margaret “Marge” Collard (nee White), 95, of Amherst, died Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2009, after a brief illness.   Mrs. Collard was born Oct. 5, 1914, in Buffalo. More...

Elaine C. Cecala, retired Buffalo Schools teacher

Elaine C. Cecala (nee Catania), 83, of Amherst, died Friday, Dec. 18, 2009, at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital in Amherst.   Mrs. Cecala was born Nov. 6, 1926, in Buffalo. More...

Death Notice

GILFILLAN, Peter S., of Amherst, died Sunday, Dec. 20, 2009. He is survived by his wife, Caroline; son, Jonathan; daughter, Sarah; and one grandchild. He was preceded in death by his brother, David. Services will be held at 9 a.m. Monday, Dec. More...

William R. Greiner, former University at Buffalo president

William R. Greiner, who spent 42 years at the University at Buffalo as president, provost and longtime Law School faculty member, died Saturday, Dec. 19, 2009, in the Cleveland Clinic due to complications from heart surgery. He was 75. More...

Bruce R. Aiken Sr. won Turkey Trot two years in a row

Bruce R. Aiken Sr., 78, of East Amherst, died Sunday, Dec. 20, 2009, in Clarence.   Mr. Aiken was born April 9, 1931, in Clarence. He attended Amherst Central High School and Alfred State College.   Mr. More...

Diane M. Gentile, longtime nurse

Diane M. Gentile (nee Oczek), 56, of Williamsville, died Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2009, in the Hospice Buffalo inpatient unit in Cheektowaga after a brief illness.   Mrs. Gentile was born in Buffalo on Oct. 18, 1953. More...