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2018-10-24 / Obituaries

Death Notices

LEHMANN, Gertraud M. “Gerda” (nee Dietrich), of Amherst, died Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. Mrs. Lehmann is survived by one sibling, Horst Dietrich. She was preceded in death by her husband, Helmut Lehmann. A funeral service will be held privately by the family. Arrangements were made by the Dietrich Funeral Home Inc.

MANNING, Dorothea (nee Ruhland), of Amherst, died Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Mrs. Manning is survived by three children, Kenneth and John Manning and Donna Currie; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and one sibling, Gerald Ruhland. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack. A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Oct. 17 at Infant of Prague Church. Arrangements were made by the Dietrich Funeral Home Inc. Memorials may be made to Suneel’s Light Research Foundation, 275 Northpointe Parkway, Suite 50, Amherst, NY 14228.

WISHART, Barbara (nee Jolonack), of Amherst, died Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. Mrs. Wishart is survived by three children, Richard Wishart, Renee Knoffloch and Maria Povlock, and four grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard and one child, Robert. There will not be a funeral service. Arrangements were made by the Dietrich Funeral Home Inc.

WOPPERER, Olga M. “Ollie” (nee Simone), of Amherst, died Friday, Oct. 5, 2018. Mrs. Wopperer is survived by four children, Robert, John, Susan Schneeberger and Judy Braisted; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, William. A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Oct. 18 at St. Gregory the Great Church. Arrangements were made by the Dengler, Roberts, Perna Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Hospice Buffalo Inc.

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