According to his wishes, there will be no services.You may express condolences to the family or “Light a Candle of Remembrance” online at Age 63, of Odessa, NY, passed away on Monday, January 22, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving family.Mary Jane graduated from Watkins Glen High School and Robert Packer School of Nursing in Sayre, PA.She was employed as an RN for several years at the old Schuyler Hospital in Montour Falls. Age 90, formerly of Montour Falls, NY, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at Oak Hill Manor in Ithaca, NY.She was born on December 20, 1927 in Valois, NY to the late George and Marietta Connolly.He was a member of the Reynoldsville United Methodist Church, Myrtle-Jefferson Lodge #131 F&AM, Kalurah Shrine Binghamton Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star Fern-Tyrone Chapter #142, Sons of the American Legion, and Watkins Chapter #182 R. Surviving are his beloved wife of 43 years, Susan Hyer; daughters, Billie Jo (Dustin) Carnes and Wendy (Lauren) Richtmyer; grandchildren, Jessica and Jacob Carnes; brothers, Gerald (Donna) Hyer and David Hyer (Sue Snyder); sister, Donna (Dwight) Wilber; and by several nieces and nephews. Services will begin at p.m., followed by a reception at the Myrtle-Jefferson Lodge, 308 W. Burial will be in Laurel Hill Cemetery at the convenience of the family. Together he was raised by his loving bonus father and best bud, Lawnie E. Robert attended Trumansburg Central School District. He was currently working as a clerk at the local Byrne Dairy, after several years as a stay-at-home daddy.
The family wishes to extend a heartfelt thank you to all the wonderful, caring staff at Oak Hill Manor. Rick enjoyed the time he spent with the Montour Falls Fire Department and was proud of his work as Fire Chief.Age 64, of Montour Falls, NY, passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at Cayuga Medical Center. A special thank you to Richard and Susan Blaha for their support, care and friendship. Age 83, of Mecklenburg, NY, passed away on Thursday, February 8, 2018.He was born in Montour Falls on September 12, 1953, the son of the late Philip C. (Crout) Yaw and attended Odessa-Montour High School. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Saturday, February 17 from 1-3 p.m. He was born in Harford Mills, NY on January 9, 1935, the son of Clifford and Virgie (Leonard) Royce, and graduated from Interlaken High School. He enjoyed farming, horses, going to the Farm Days, and Western movies and books.Relatives and friends are invited to call on Sunday, February 4 from 3-6 p.m. Ralph was also predeceased by his wife, Antoinette, and son-in-law, Michael Davis. Ralph was very active on the local sport scene where he was an umpire, referee and sports official for nearly 50 years.He is survived by children and their spouses, Burt and Lisa Butler, Mark Butler, Mary Anne and Jack Narosky, Don and Debbie Butler, and Helen and Jim Specchio; grandchildren, Jeremie (Angela), Jennie, Lauren, Eric (Myranda), Samantha (Tyler), Michael, Ben, Emily and Sarah; three great grandchildren; special friend and longtime companion Mary Ogershok; along with several nieces, nephews and cousins. An avid outdoor enthusiast, Ralph enjoyed fishing and hunting.