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From: "A. Robert Colangelo" <>
Subject: [FOLKS] Lockport Union Sun & Journal Obits - 27 August 2002
Date: Thu, 29 Aug 2002 13:05:53 -0400

Honored below are:


Charles G. Burton

Charles G. Burton, age 86, of N. Fifth St., Lewiston, died Sunday, August 25, 2002 at his residence, under the care of Niagara Hospice. Mr. Burton was born on February 24, 1916 in Lockport NY, the son of the late Arthur and Anna (Raszi) Burton.

He was a Research & Development Engineer, employed by Chisholm-Ryder Co., Inc., Niagara Falls, NY, for 25 years, retiring in 1985. Charles was survived by Rose Sobotka, his partner of 40 years; a daughter, Lanette McGovern; and a sister-in-law, Shirley Burton. He was predeceased by a brother, Duane Burton.

A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, August 21, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, N. Fourth & Ridge Sts., Lewiston. There will be no prior visitation. In lieu of flowers, contributions to Niagara Hospice, 4675 Sunset Dr., Lockport NY 14094-1231, would be appreciated. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Hardison Funeral Home, Lewiston.

Jean H. Capen

Jean H. Capen, age 83, of Burt, NY wife of the late Homer Capen entered into rest Sunday, August 25, 2002 in Inter Community Memorial Hospital. She was born in Wilson, NY September 25, 1918, the daughter of the late Howard and Jennie Pettit Treichler.

She married Homer Capen March 5, 1946 and he died July 14, 1998. She has lived m Burt most of her life coming from Wilson, NY. Member of Hess Road Weslyan Church. The Rev. Joe Payne will officiate.

Mother of Claire Capen of Burt, NY and Linda (David) Cleveland of Columbia, Maryland. Grandmother of Bryan and Keith Cleveland. Sister of Dr. Howard (Eileen) Treichler of Melbourne Beach, FL and the late Lucille Acer and Helen Gay.

Friends may call at the Rutland-Corwin Funeral Home, Inc., 2670 Main St., Newfane, NY Thursday 2-4 & 7-9pm. Funeral services will be held Friday at 10:00am in Hess Road Weslyan Church, Appleton, NY. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Wilson, NY.

May their loved ones be comforted by love and memories.

Chaplain Ellen

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