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Christine M. Allen-Bannister, of Buffalo, died Dec. 30.

Francis J. Bala, 78, of Cheektowaga, Army National Guard veteran and retired letter carrier, died Dec. 31.

Jerome C. Barry, of Hamburg, died Dec. 31.

Carl C. Bellavia, of Cheektowaga, died Jan. 1.

Nancy A. (LaGattuta) Bender, died Jan. 1.

Dorothea F. (Utz) Bihl, died Dec. 29.

Robert J. Blatz, of Buffalo, died Dec. 31.

Joseph V. Bogdan, 101, of Alden, died Dec. 30.

Phyllis M. (Nasca) Burgio, 96, worked for L.L. Berger for more than 40 years, died Dec. 31.

Daniel J. Ciapa, of Buffalo, died Dec. 31.

Betty (Tripi) Corcoan, formerly of Buffalo, director of career planning and placement at Trocaire College, died Dec. 30.

Paul V. Cullen, of West Seneca, Korean War Navy veteran, died Dec. 30.

Barbara A. (Roy) Davidson, formerly of Buffalo, died Dec. 29.

Margaret C. (Genet) Gallagher, died Dec. 31.

Ronald J. George, of North Java, died Jan. 1.

Margaret M. (Stanton) Goulet, died Dec. 30.

Kenneth E. Heftka, 60, died Dec. 31.

Ann (Frost) Jasinksi, of Derby, died Dec. 31.

Walter “Wally” Jurus, 77, died Dec. 31.

David I. Kumro, of Cheektowaga, retired Buffalo firefighter, died Jan. 1.

Mary J. (Pellegrino) Latona, died Dec. 30.

Louis Manuel, of Buffalo, died Dec. 29.

Austin L. “Red” Moore, formerly of East Aurora, died Dec. 30.

Mary Ann (Suchocki) Nilsson, formerly of Buffalo, retired art teacher in the Cheektowaga/Sloan School District, died Dec. 31.

Michael V. Persico, of Boston, member of Boilermakers Local 7, died Dec. 31.

Robert William Pyc, 59, died Dec. 28.

Richard C. “Rocky” Ralicki, Korean War Army veteran and volunteer firefighter for 62 years, died Dec. 30.

Donald K. “Newman” Raszeja, owner and operator of Newman’s Restaurant for nearly 50 years, died Dec. 30.

Beverly M. (Schmitt) Rotterman, died Dec. 29.

William C. Sciuk, 95, formerly of Grand Island, World War II Army veteran and retiree from the General Motors Tonawanda Engine Plant, died Dec. 24.

Myron Seniw, 93, died Dec. 26.

Josephine E. (Manfredini) Smith, died Dec. 30.

Shirley A. (Forrester) Teft, of Lackawanna, died Dec. 31.

Sandra (Gallo) Ulinski, died Dec. 30.

Jean A. (Rentschler) Umfreville, died Dec. 30.

Carl “Charlie” Vankos, of the Town of Tonawanda, died Dec. 31.

Edward E. Westberg Jr., of Clarence, died Dec. 31.

Edmund J. Wojcinski, of Cheektowaga, died Dec. 30.

Jean M. (Wade) Yates, of West Seneca, died Jan. 1.

Harry G. Ziemann, died Dec. 29.