Memorial/Honorary Donations for 2017

The Board of Directors gratefully accepts memorial or honorary donations. You may donate by sending a check to Comfort House with details about whom you are remembering or honoring and, if you wish, how you’d like your donation to be used.

Memorial or Honorary Donations:

Click here for donations made in memory of Betty E. Searle
Click here for donations made in memory of Bob Jackson
Click here for donations made in memory of Charles H. Joyce
Click here for donations made in memory of Gerald Hart.
Click here for donations made in memory of Dawn E. Reagan.
Click here for donations made in memory of Elizabeth O’Connor Harris.
Click here for donations made in memory for 2010-2011.
Click here for donations made in memory for 2012
Click here for donations made in memory for 2013
Click here for donations made in memory for 2014
Click here for Memorial/Honorary Donations made in 2015
Click here for Memorial/Honorary Donations made in 2016


Memorial Bricks Purchased for Hart House Memorial Garden and Walkway
As of August 7,2017
Honoring Norma Ralyea: Kenneth Ralyea
Honoring Jasmine: Rima O’Connor
Honoring Duane “Gus” Koss: Susan Doran
Honoring Norma Ralyea: Nancy Cherry
Honoring John J. Cosgrove: Mary Cosgrove
Honoring Chrystelle Robert: Bill Laubert
Honoring George McNulty: Robert McNulty
Honoring James Brush: The Willey Family

As of December 31, 2016
Honoring Jack Morrison: The Morrison Family
Honoring Sandra Rae Ellison: Jennifer and Erik Gehen
Honoring Martha Hanks: Tina M. Peters
Honoring John J. Cosgrove: Mary McDermott
Honoring Rita Childs: The Orosz family
Honoring Judy Barrett: Pam Cockle and family
Honoring John J. Cosgrove: Carol Cosgrove
Honoring Ethel Briggs: Joan Briggs and family
Honoring Donna Herberger: Noel and Gerry Herberger
Honoring Donna Mary Herberger: Niles Herberger and Family
Honoring Richard J. Harrison: Phyllis Harris and Peggy Tobin
Honoring Helene Cannon: Brian and Marlee Cannon
Honoring Gail Willson: James Winde Family
Honoring Gail Willson: Jeff Barnes and Cheryl Miles
Honoring Art Kellogg: Moore, Austin, and Johnson Families
Honoring Janice Boring Davis: Tim and Sue Colligan
Honoring Gary C. Fiegl: Linda Fiegl
Honoring the 8th Birthdays of Cassidy, Nick, Caelyn, and Lydia
Honoring Paul and Lorraine Ordiway: Dennis and Susette Ordiway
Honoring Cecil R. Clark: Mark and Cynthia Clark
Honoring Marty Boyer: Class of 2015, Andover Central School
Honoring Liz Atkinson: Rita Peangatelli
Honoring Carl Osgood: Kerri and Kris
Honoring Gert and Gus Padden: Maureen Cooper
Honoring Kevin M. Padden: Maureen Cooper
Honoring Kelley Marie Cooper: Maureen Cooper
Honoring Dorotha and Lester Harris: Elton Harris
Honoring Rolly Miles: Dave and Janice Porter
Honoring Jessie Wereley: Molly Young
Honoring Bruce Porter: Dave and Janice Porter
Honoring Linda Myers: Dave Myers
Honoring Connie and Shirley Johnson: Margo and Dave Thornton
Honoring Percy “Bud” Stitely: Paula Stitely
Honoring Bev Burdick: Deanie Crocker Daily
Honoring Linda Myers: Barbara Hults
Honoring Bruce Greene: Janice and Dave Porter
Honoring Lillian Fox: Her family with a memorial bench for the Garden
Honoring Susan Boyle Sanders: Ruth and Edward Faust
Honoring Ray Watson: David and Janice Porter
Honoring Nancy Steiniger: Louise Kemp
Honoring Charles Orlando: David and Janice Porter
Honoring Lillian Fox: Allegany County Assoc. for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Honoring Tim Embser: Janice and David Porter
Honoring Leon Knox: Jeffrey and Lloyd Dugan and Families
Honoring Bob Geffers: Robin Carlin with a garden fountain
Honoring Ann and Pat Fasano: Joe Fasano with a memorial bench for the Garden
Honoring Richard Mason: June Mason
Honoring Larry Hannigan : Millie Hannigan
Honoring Karen Harris: Theresa Fitzgerald
Honoring Jack Moore and Emma Moore: Sylvia Weber
Honoring Pat Pettnot: Barbara Zlomek
Honoring Gerald and Mary Ellen Hart: Jerome Hart and family
Honoring Richard and June Mason: Gail and Rob Aiken
Honoring Ruth and Jim O’Connor: Peter O’Connor
Honoring Lola and Tinker: Rima O’Connnor
Honoring Charles H. Joyce: Coy Fanton and Connie Woodworth
Honoring Elaine Smith: Mike Smith
Honoring Ray Tavenner: Betty Tavenner
Honoring Ivan Cherry: Nancy Cherry
Honoring Jeremy Smith: James and Darlene Smith
Honoring Rita Campbell: Ray and Roxanne Campbell
Honoring Ed Roeske: Barbara Roeske
Honoring D. Carl Fallesen: Mary Lou Fallesen
Honoring Damon Cohen: Lauretta Goforth
Honoring Claire and Muriel Rossman: The Rossman girls – Bette, Linda, Julie and Cathy
Honoring Steve Wright: Kim Wright
Honoring Robert Geffers: Allegany County Employment & Training
Honoring Priscilla’s Aunt and Uncle Winchell: Priscilla and Bob Thompson

As of October 11, 2017
Suzanne Colligan in memory of Mari Lou Lall and Anna Grown
Star of the East, Chapter 109 in memory of Janice Lippman
Ron Mix in memory of Amy Shafer

The Laskeys in honor of Nancy Lotter
Ken Lotter in honor of Nancy Lotter

In memory of Loretta Lewis
Richard and Nancy Winters
Patricia Cheesman
Paul and Shalee Lauzze

The Gus Rigas family in memory of Julian Woelfel
Joe and Cindy Baker in memory of Fred Baker

In memory of Dorothy Panzica
Cindy Baker
Manor Hills, Inc.

Ellen Ruckle in memory of Elaine Swift
Cindy Clark Welch in memory of Stanley Weinhauer

In memory of Barbara Hardy
Mike and Lola Hardy
Alan and Linda Rudgers
Arnold Jerzak
Lillian Hanks
Kitty Baker
Erin Hardy

In memory of Kelly McMahon
Larry and Deb Clark
Penny Loncto
Goldie Catino
John Catino

In memory of Robert J. Dougherty
Sally Dougherty
Deb and Jim Joyce
John Emerson
Ellen Ryan
Paula Kress
Cindy and Dick Jadwin
Bonnie Draper
Michael Smith

In memory of Louie Schiralli
Alice and John Dunbar
Mary Boyd
Amy Robinson and family
Shirley Green
Doug and Barb Lewis
Rowena Boyd
Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Boyd

In memory of Richard Eaton
Audrey Eaton and family
Co-Workers of Carolyn Eaton
Vickie and Butch Hall
Gil and Caren Childs
Judy and Roger Easton
Carla Brooks and Laura Quinn
Larry and Donna Eaton
Gary and Brenda Nease and family
Paula Nellis and family
Gary and Gloria Fanton
Rita Sick
Florence Buckley

Michael Smith in memory of his wife, Elaine Smith
Josephine and Felecia Biancuzzo in memory of Theresa T.Biancuzzo
Tony and Sheila Cady Delmonte & Abbigail and Dominick in memory of Frank Cady
Kenneth Ralyea in memory of Norma Ralyea

Manor Hills, Inc. in memory of James Dunn
Manor Hills, Inc. in memory of Dorothy Panzica
Manor Hills, Inc. in memory of Anthony Vekich
Manor Hills, Inc. in memory of Arthur Gordon
Manor Hills, Inc. in memory of Emma Miles
Manor Hills, Inc. in memory of Elizabeth McNinch
Manor Hills, Inc. in memory of Ann McKinley
Manor Hills, Inc. in memory of Barbara Olds
Manor Hills, Inc. in memory of Fred Miles

Sherry Herdman in memory of Doris Longway
Maggie Hart Reuter in memory of Louise Kaiser

In memory and honor of Sharon O’Brien Greene
William and Linda LaChance
Joe and Cindy Baker
The Mulligan Family
Eileen Peterson
Ann Riker
Mary McGarrity
Kathleen Webster
Thomas McGarrity
Sean MvGarrity
Matthew McGarrity
Terrence McGarrity
John O’Brien
Gary Shine
Joyce Shine and Rollin L. Callahan
Marsha Sick
Maureen Cooper
Denise and John Richardson
Chloe Knudsen
George K. Goetschius
Mary Fagan

A Golf Group from Wellsville, Bolivar, Pittsford, Caledonia, Clarence, Grand Island, and Florida in memory of Jim Brush and Frank Cady
Nora and Mike McArdle in memory of Flossie McMahon

Pam Shattuck in memory of her mother Pamela Bennett and her uncle “Red” Shattuck
Matthew Jackson in memory of his grandfathers: C.R. Jackson and Charlie Joyce
Maureen Cooper in honor of July birthdays: Kelley Cooper, daughter and Gus Padden

Susan Greene in memory of Bruce Greene
Mike Smith in memory of Elsie Fanton McAndrews
Mrs. Guinevere Nobles & family in memory of Janice Ann Lippman
Elton and Kris Harris in memory of Lester and Dorotha Harris

Cutco Corporation in memory of Sandra Majot
Ann Hallett in memory of Jim Hallett
Wellsville American Legion Auxiliary in memory of Dawn Riley

Barb Graves in memory of Pat Palmatier, Jim Brush, and Delores Ackerman
Friends, Businesses, and Fellow Floaters in memory of Bobby Hackett
Maureen Cooper in memory of Lani Lee O’Neal
Maureen Cooper in memory of Gus Padden: Happy Father’s Day

Carol Ormsby in memory of Dana Pickup
Norma Jean Fritz in memory of Jesse Stark

In honor of Roy Lucas’ 90th Birthday
Mr. and Mrs. Scott Stimley
Mr. and Mrs. Frank DeGroff
Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Kailbourne
Mr. and Mrs. Earland Kailbourne
Earland Kailbourne and Barb
Alan and Diane Fosberg

In memory of John Houseman
Wendy Lanterman
Voni and Bob Walker
Steve and Diana Pease

Nancy Cherry in memory of Norma Ralyea
Steve and Diana Pease in memory of Toni Burrell
Voni and Bob Walker in memory of Gus Rigas

In memory of Martin “Marty” Pisano
Maureen Cooper
Ken and Nancy Lotter

In memory of Linda Myers
Bill and Sandy Allis
David and Sandy Allis
Dave Myers

In memory of Charlotte Lynch
Nancy Miller
Jim and Vicky Schooley
Betsey and Galen Stout
Nyhl and Linda Austin
Joe and Kathy Zizzi
Butch and Sue Hamre
Dick and Gloria Lynch
Carolyn and Larry Rogers
Connie Washburn and family and the Andover Class of 1958
Walt and Phyllis Dennis
Helena York
Leon and Mary Jane McNeill
Tom and Ann Smith
Ken and Penny Fahrbach

Hume Baptist Church in memory of Charles R. “Red” Shattuck
George and Jeanette DeBarbieri in memory of Carl E. Pauletta
George and Jeanette DeBarbieri in memory of Pauline Goldsmith King

In memory of Elaine Swift
Ellen Ruckle
Pamela and Richard Haywood
Marilyn Snell-Brown
Marlee and Brian Cannon
Dorothy Lendel
James and Catherine Seebald
Many anonymous gifts
Janet Cackett
Vivian and Robert Moline
David and Angela Rossington
Joyce and Stan Krupnik
Nora Burdick
Wilda and Norm Miller
Renee Osgood
Gloria Hamlin
Carol Bush
Sylvia Myers
Kathie Timpano
Diane Vossler
Lou Culbert
Ken and Penny Canfield
Dee Roeske
American Legion Riders
John and Nancy Ames
Kim and Dave Toot
Peter and Nancy Bryant
Carolyn Slocum
Roberta Messler
Janice and Dave Porter
Julie Hoshal
Carolyn Miller
Joe Fasano
Lon and Kathy Hamlin
Elizabeth Gulacsy
Carla Orosz and family

Keirsten Hoffman and James Cartwright in memory of Sharon Cartwright
Gene and Norma Cedruly in memory of Milford Whitesell
Maureen Cooper in memory of Gert Padden for her birthday and Mother’s Day

Gary and Gloria Fanton in memory of Dale T. and Donna M. Smith
Mark and Gayle Dorrett in memory of Joan Pettit

In memory of Duane “Gus” Koss
Albert and Susan Hall
Russell Goodenough
Terry Lemcke
Tanya and Tamara Greentree and Tricia Burton
Glenn Koss Family
Al Bertman
Susan Doran

Mary Cosgrove in memory of John Cosgrove
Gordon Wereley in honor of Jessie Wereley
Bill Laubert in memory of Chrystelle Robert

In memory of Donna Herberger
Niles Herberger
Vanessa Smith Family and Denig Family
Mike and Karen Walter and Kaya

In memory of Pat Doenges
Josef Doenges
Daniel Jordan
Roger and Sally Horak
Dave and Sue Merry

Judith Miller in honor of David Palmiter’s 73rd birthday

In memory of Justin Burrows
Bonita Spencer
Wendy Lanterman
Carroll Swanson

Michael Slocum in memory of Raymond Baker
Danielle Tuohy in memory of Sally Bond

Manor Hills, Inc. in memory of Ethel Ordway
Manor Hills, Inc. in memory of Suzanne Wood

In memory of Carlene Gleason
Allegany Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse, Inc
North Park Wesleyan Church
Ruth Bottoms
Pamela McNulty and Wanda Mucke
Kimberly Keller
Nina Vossler
Steven and Carol Bunting
Joline Bentley
Dan and Vicky Jenkins

In Honor of Nancy and Peter Bryant’s Anniversary
Joy and Bill Cleveland
Bob and Cathy Rees
Jack and Donna Emrick

In memory and honor of Gordon and Lois Maynard
Max and Joan Maynard Dunshie
Marilyn Kloosterman
Brenda McGee
Jennifer, Ian and Alicia Shamp

Mike Grogan in memory of Judy Grogan and Melissa Ingram
Maureen Cooper in memory of Richard Knowles
The Family of Robert J. Sweet in honor of Leslie Barber for a kindness

In memory of James A. Brush
A Golf Group from Wellsville, Bolivar, Pittsford, Caledonia, Clarence, &
Grand Island and Florida
Barb Graves
Wilda and Norm Miller
Corrine Glass
Linda Grover
Loren Knapp
Michelle Dunbar
Eleanor Reynolds
Nora and Mike McArdle
Joan Cady
Barbara Hurlburt
George and Jeanette DeBarbieri
Marcia Scott
Steve and Bernie Reppenhagen
Carole Sewar
Sid and Sandra Cleveland
John and Shirley Giopulos
Julie Willson
Patrick Dooley
John Darr
Jim and Linda Karns
Richard Culbert
Phil and Gladys Swarthout
Tom, Patty, and Peggy Donovan
The Willey Family
Louann Pawlak
Patrick McPoland
Dale and Nancy Smith
Shawn Canfield & Melanie Ricketts and family
Denis and Colleen Dahlgren
Jim and Pauletta Copenheaver
Sally and Dick Ewell
Maureen Cooper
Colleen and Ray Kailbourne
Joanie Rosell
Geralyn Gough
Ann Hallett
Beth Pederson
Steve and Diana Pease
Dan and Joan Guiney
Connie and Richard Burrous
Denise and John Richardson
Nancy Hanks
Janice and Dave Porter

In memory of George J. McNulty, Jr.
Judith McNulty
Theresa McNulty
Robert McNulty
Michael and Pamela McNulty
Marilyn Happ
Jeffrey and Stacy Erdmann
Dan and Vicki Jenkins
Joline Bentley
Wanda Mucke
Maureen Cooper
Geralyn Gough
Marian Spahn
Chel Douglas and to honor his family and US Air Force
International Association of Machinists LL1580
Melody Kellogg
Walt and Phyllis Dennis
Frances Babcock
Maxine Simons and Robert Dunham

In memory of Frank Cady
Anthony and Sheila Cady Delmonte, Abbigail and Dominick
A Golf Group from Wellsville, Bolivar, Pittsford, Caledonia, Clarence &
Grand Island and Florida
Wilda and Norm Miller
Marianne Fleming
Cyril and Jacqueline Merrick
Nora and Mike McArdle
Ana and Joe Diliberto
Beth and Richard Howitt
Jeanne and Kevin Harris
Judy and Rob Loughlin
Stefanie Gabarre-Simonetta
Joann Naylor
Joan Craft
Shirley M. Green
Nancy and Ken Lotter
Joyce and Stan Krupnik
Bank of Akron
Bob and Tracy Insley
John Darr
Phyllis Rigby
Georgi and Don Higgins
Jane White
Jill and Aaron Teel and family
Sylvia Masin
Sue Monroe
Maureen Cooper
Colleen and Ray Kailbourne
Joanie Rosell
Geralyn Gough
Doris MacFarquhar
Steve and Diana Pease
Connie and Richard Burrous
Gary Enderle
Linda and Nyhl Austin
David and Sue Reh
Tracy and Stephen Czarnecki
Barbara Claire
Dennis and Colleen Dahlgren
Mary Scheeder
Sally and Richard Ewell
Maxine Simons and Robert Dunham
Louann Pawlak
Tom and Mary Hennessy
Ken and Penny Canfield
Ann Hallett
John and Denise Richardson
David and Janice Porter
Cohen Elementary School Teachers and Staff
Beverly Zuchlewski

In memory of Eileen “Pat” Palmatier
Barb Graves
David Doucette
Eileen Evans
James and Debora Richardson
Manor Hills, Inc.

Wellsville USBC Women’s Bowling Association in honor of
all past, present and future women bowlers
Janice and Dave Porter in memory of Ellie Riber

Manor Hills, Inc. in memory of Charles Hull
Manor Hills, Inc. in memory of Myrtle “Maxine” Jackson

Denise and John Richardson in memory of Richard Sekoll
In memory of E. Sue Clark, Ron & Cindy (Clark) Welch, Aaron & Joanna Clark, and Hannah (Clark) Wu

Jim and Cheryl Howland in memory of Robert Geffers
Craig and Cynthia Sinesiou in memory of Virginia Vincent
Manor Hills, Inc. in memory of Hildagard Gardner

Joe and Cindy Baker in memory of Janice Rinker
Sheila Konar in memory of Sumiko Faulkner
Georgia Lincoln in memory of Chester (Don) Baker

In memory of Joan Pettit
The Pettit Family
Joyce and Lou Molisani
Helen Staughton and June Eaton
Mark and Gayle Dorrett
John and Alice Dunbar
Pete and Pat McKay
Mary Boyd
Mary Shaner
Nancy and Bill Walsh
Dave and Marge Thornton

In memory of Patricia Bebout
David and Angela Markel
Jeanne and Robert Raish
John and Gerry House and Monica Ashworth
Lake Lodge Campers
Maple City Dodge
Sandy and Jerry Layton
Bonnie and Arthur Turner
Wanda and Donald Lewis, Sr.
Gary and Patricia Davis
Loyal Order of the Moose #210
Darlene Gibson and Joan Wilhoit

In memory of Delores Bailor
Cheryl and Ronald Goodwin
Lori Doolin

In memory of Robert C.Kinder
Wendy and Richard Lanterman
Carol Sherwood
International Association of Machinists, LL1580

Rob Chamberlain in memory of Ron Thering
Kay McCulloch in memory of Mary Ann Coustenis

In memory of Marian Tidd
Dick and Violet Russell
Charity and Paul McCormick

In memory of Wayne “Satch” Gary
Colleen and Ray Kailbourne
Maureen Cooper

Maureen Cooper in memory of Terry Brown

Ann Peiffer in honor of Lillian Hanks
Laura and Joe Hennessy and Tom and Sandy Aiken in honor of Mike and Cheryl Jackson