Saturday, May 23, 2015
James “Jim” Holbrook
Wilma L. Taggart
Friday, May 22, 2015
Richard E. Walker
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Clara Lehman Murphy
Sunday, May 17, 2015
Emery W. Morris
He was raised in Sharon and Wellsville area. He enlisted and served in the U. S. Air Force 1956 to 1976 and was a veteran of both the Korean and Viet Nam Wars. He achieved the rank of Tech Sergeant E-6 as a Jet Specialist. In 1959 while stationed at Bentwaters, England he met his future wife, with whom he has celebrated 56 years of marriage.
He was formerly employed as an auto mechanic for Augustine’s Garage in Olean, Bachman Foods of Rochester and retired from Argentieri Brothers Laundry, Inc. of Wellsville. Emery was a devoted father, grandfather and great grandfather who had a great sense of humor and enjoyed fishing, camping, bowling, and reading westerns. He was a member of the NRA and a former member of the VFW.
Surviving in addition to his wife are three children, Stephen (Teresa) Morris of Wellsville, David (Amy) Morris of Georgia and Kimberly “Kim” (Tim) Hemphill of Genesee, PA, seven grandchildren, Dakota Morris, Cheyenne (Randy) Miller, Trever (Polly) Morris, Jonathon Morris, Heather (Tom) Dickerson, Autumn Hemphill and Trey Hemphill, 11 great grandchildren, one sister, Viola (Monte) Hathaway of Shinglehouse, PA, a brother-in-law, David (Liz) Sterry of Hemley, England, several nieces & nephews and his beloved dog, Macy and cat, Minnie. He was predeceased by a brother, Thomas Morris and a sister, Pearl Morris.
Friends are invited to call on Wednesday, from 5-7 pm and Thursday, from 12 noon to 1:00 pm at the J. W. Embser Sons Funeral home Inc. in Wellsville. The funeral will follow the visitation at 1:00 pm Thursday in the funeral home with Pastor Skeet Keaton presiding. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery. The family suggest memorial donations be made to the SPCA Serving Allegany County, the Wellsville Volunteer Ambulance Corps or the Allentown Volunteer Fire Department. To leave online condolences, please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Patricia A. Jason
Wellsville, NY - Patricia A. Jason, 74, of 483 County Road 18 passed away on Monday, May 11, 2015 at home with her family at her side. She was born March 17, 1941 in Gouverneur, the daughter of the late George and Marion (Katura) Ward. On January 26, 1995 in Rochester she married Frank Jason Jr. who survives.
Pat was a former resident of Rochester before moving to the Wellsville area in 1992. She enjoyed fishing and loved her many animals.
Surviving in addition to her husband is one son, Russell E. Crump of Rochester, four daughters, Barbara A. (Delmont) Bailey of Wellsville, Tracy M. Rogers and her fiancé James S. Watson of Wellsville, Debra Stewart of South Carolina and Susan Pratt of Watertown, six stepchildren, Mary Roose, Tricia Jason, and Jackie Jason all of Rochester, Frank Jason of Colorado, Ronald Jason of Olean, and Daniel Bailey of Greece, eight grandchildren, Christina M. Crump, Jessica L. MaRose, Anthony M. Crump, Leodore F. LaBarge IV, Amanda M. Wise, Cassey L. LaBarge, Neil T. LaBarge, and Ashlynn N. LaBarge, four great grandchildren, Coronna LaBarge, Nolan M. Wise, Mason M. Wise and Jayden T. LaBarge, as well as several nieces & nephews. She was predeceased by her first husband, Sherman E. Crump in 1994, a stepson, Frank Jason II and a grandson, Robert E. Crump.
Friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, May 15, 2015 at 11:00 am in the Immaculate Conception Church, 36 Maple Avenue in Wellsville. The family suggest memorial donations be made to the Allegany County Cancer Services, Inc. To leave online condolences, please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.