Wellsville, NY - Louis A. Sentner Jr., 82, 4192A Bolivar Road passed away on Wednesday, August 06, 2014 shortly after arrival at Jones Memorial Hospital. He was born August 11, 1931 in Wellsville the son of the late Louis A. and Mildred (Blanchard) Sentner Sr. On June 15, 1957 in Wellsville he married Allyne Reynolds who predeceased him on August 3, 2005.
Louie attended school in Wellsville and was employed in the maintenance department of Jones Memorial Hospital for 42 years; retiring on August 12, 1993. He joined the Emerald Hook & Ladder Company # 3 on July 18, 1956 and served as president in 1963 and 1964. He was an active member of the Fire Police, the Allegany County Volunteer Fireman’s Association, the Southwestern Association of Volunteer Fireman and the Immaculate Conception Church. He was awarded the Southwestern Association of Volunteer Fireman, Fireman of the Year/Runner Up on August 5, 2005.
He is survived by a son, Dennis C. Sentner of Grand Canyon, AZ, a sister, Thresa Fortner of Chambersburg, PA, and a nephew, Brian Fortner. He was predeceased in addition to his wife by a daughter-in-law, Judy Sentner and a nephew, Mark Fortner.
Friends are invited to call on Monday from 7:00 to 9:00 pm and Tuesday from 10:00 to 10:30 am at the J. W. Embser Sons Funeral Home Inc. in Wellsville. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday, (August 12, 2014) at 11:00 am in the Immaculate Conception Church in Wellsville. Burial will be in Alfred Rural Cemetery. The family suggests memorial donations be made to The Emerald Hook and Ladder Company # 3. To leave online condolences, please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.