July 6, 1930 to December 24, 2014
Boonville- Julius J. Yuhasz, 84, of Potato Hill Road passed away December 24, 2014 at his home.
He was born July 6, 1930 in Robeling, New Jersey a son of Stephen and Irene Korman Yuhasz. He was employed with Ethan Allen Furniture Company, Boonville for 44 years retiring in 1992. He was a U.S. Marine serving from 1951-53.
He is survived by his longtime companion, Joan Smith; four children; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at a later time in the spring. There are no calling hours.
For an online message of sympathy please go to www.millsfuneralhomes.com
January 12, 1932 to December 22, 2014
Boonville- Norma J. Pfendler, 82, of Jackson Hill Road passed away December 22, 2014 at St. Luke’s Hospital.
She was born on January 12, 1932 in Boonville, a daughter of Leon and Mary Rudnik Henry. She grew up in Boonville and graduated from Boonville High School in 1950. On August 9, 1951, at St. Joseph’s Church, Boonville, she married Frederick A. Pfendler. He died November 12, 2008.
Norma was employed at Sheffield Farms, Hills Department Store and co-owned Boonville Department Store in downtown Boonville with Marge Karlen and Thelma Iseneker. She was a member of Harland J. Hennessey V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary. She enjoyed cooking, baking, crocheting and sewing quilts.
Surviving are one son and daughter-in-law, Stephen and Cindy Pfendler, Boonville; two daughters and a son-in-law, Linda Fliss and Terry and Frank Dutch, all of Boonville; seven grandchildren, Billy Pfendler, Beth Ann Hand, Heather Backer, Kevin Fliss, Shane Dutch, Justin Dutch and Amanda Daly; six great-grandchildren and one brother, Norbert Henry, Liverpool. She was predeceased by one sister, Lenore Hoch, two brothers, Gerald and Gordon Henry.
A funeral mass will be celebrated on Saturday, December 27, 2014 at 10 a.m. at Christ Our Hope Parish, St. Joseph’s, Boonville with retired pastor of Christ Our Hope Rev. Donald Karlen officiating. Spring burial will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. Calling hours Friday 6-8 p.m. at Mills Funeral Home, 301 Post Street, Boonville.
In lieu of flowers contributions can be to the American Cancer Society. For an online message of sympathy please go to www.millsfuneralhomes.com
July 12, 1951 to December 17, 2014
Boonville- Robert B. Lyndaker, 63, of Hawkinsville Road, affectionately known as "Bob," husband of Robin, passed away at his residence, on Wednesday, December 17, 2014, after a brief illness, while under the loving care of his family and hospice.
He was born in Lowville, on July 12, 1951, the eldest son of Donald and Shirley Snyder Lyndaker. He grew up in the Castorland and Naumburg area, graduating from Beaver River Central School, with the Class of 1969. While growing up Bob was employed at farms in the Naumburg area. For over 45 years, Mr. Lyndaker was employed as a tractor trailer driver for the logging industry in northern New York, including Les Card and Jim Simpson, both of Carthage, Bruce Turck, Port Leyden and P & W Forestry, Poland; his last employment for the past 7 years was at 3B Timber Co., Boonville.
On September 14, 2002, Bob was married to Robin C. Finster, at Lyons Falls Bible Fellowship Church, Lyons Falls. After that the couple lived in Port Leyden, before moving to their present home near Hawkinsville. He was a member of Boonville Elks Lodge # 2158, and he greatly enjoyed spring time sugaring and at spending time year around at the Lyndaker Camp and Sugar Bush near Lowville. He also enjoyed 4 wheel riding, NASCAR and traveling to Florida with his wife and his close friends Mike and Lori. He enjoyed his canine favorites, Shiloh and Addison.
In addition to his wife, Robin, Bob is survived by one daughter, Amy (James) Pate, Huntersville, NC; two sons, Loren (Tina) Lyndaker, Welcome, NC, Ronny Lyndaker, Hoover, AL; step children, Reena (Josh) Rogers, Lyons Falls, Renea Farr, Port Leyden, Richard Farr, Greig, and fourteen grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents, Donald and Shirley Lyndaker. Also surviving are his brothers and sisters, Rod and Dawn Lyndaker, Carthage, Randy and Ellen Lyndaker, Castorland, Steve and Joanne Lyndaker, Carthage, Cathy Simpson and Loren Hoppel, Castorland, Donna and Mike Turck, Carthage, Brenda and Tom Monnat, Castorland and Wendy and Bruce McLane, Croghan; his sisters in law, Sharon and Tim Thayer, Port Leyden, Bonnie and Dean Keefer, Donna and Bob Farr, Michelle and Forest Farr, Kathy and John Tucker, all of Lyons Falls, and Carla and David Keefer, Lowville; brother and sister in law, Carlton and Deanna Finster, Croghan; and his mother in law, Shirley Finster, Port Leyden.
His Funeral will be Saturday at 11:00 A.M. at Trainor Funeral Home, Inc. 143 Schuyler St. Boonville, where Pastor Daniel Richter, of the Boonville United Methodist Church will officiate. Interment will follow in Naumburg Union Cemetery, Naumburg. Calling hours are Friday 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Boonville Fire Co. Ambulance Fund PO Box 164, Boonville, NY 13309, or to Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. 4277 Middle Settlement Road New Hartford, NY 13413.
May 23, 1917 to December 17, 2014
Inlet- Howard J. Weiman, 97, a longtime resident of the Limekiln Lake Road, Inlet, a well-known master carpenter in the Adirondack region and more recently of Crosby Boulevard, Old Forge, husband of the late Gloria, passed away on Wednesday, December 17, 2014, at Sunset Nursing and rehabilitation Center, Boonville, where he had resided since October, 2014.
He was born on May 23, 1917, on the Weiman Homestead farm at High Market, a son of Joseph and Hope Washburn Weiman. He grew up in High Market and attended a District School near Fish Creek, later attending Constableville High School, graduating with the Class of 1934. After that he was employed in lumbering and after purchasing a truck he was employed in pulp wood transportation from the Central Adirondacks to the Moyer & Pratt Paper Co. of Carthage and to Gould Paper Co. Lyons Falls.
On October 13, 1953, Mr. Weiman was married to Alice T. Little Scott, in Long Valley, NJ. In 1954, the couple settled in Inlet, where he lived until 2009, when Howard moved to Old Forge. For many years Mr. Weiman was employed by Gould Paper Co. of Lyons Falls, in construction of logging roads in the Central Adirondack Mountain region. Mrs. Weiman, a native of Rochester, and active member of Church of the Lakes, Inlet, passed away on January 10, 1983. For many years Mr. Weiman was also employed as a master carpenter and finish carpenter for Bill Payne Construction Co. of Inlet. In connection with Payne Construction Co. Mr. Weiman was employed in carpentry work at some of the Great Camps in the Raquette Lake area, and he was construction overseer of an addition to the Inlet Town Hall.
On March 3, 1984, Howard was married to Gloria (Pfluke) Newton, at the Church of the Lakes in Inlet. Gloria, a waitress at Inlet area restaurants, passed away on July 23, 2013. Howard and Gloria's lives were centered on their faith and their membership and service to the Church of the Lakes of Inlet, where Mr. Weiman was a member of the Church Session, the Trustees using his carpentry skills in constructing an addition to the church. During the winter, he and Gloria attended Niccolls Memorial Church, Old Forge. He also served as an assessor for the Town of Inlet.
He is survived by one brother, Arsa W. Weiman, Constableville, a step daughter and her husband, Beth Ann (Eugene) Russell, Old Forge; three sons-in-law, Spencer (Andree) Newton, Old Forge, and Brad (Cherie) Newton, Marriott, GA, and Walter Randolph, Florida, several step grandchildren; great grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. He was predeceased by a brother Roger and step-son-in-law, Walter Scott, Rochester.
His Funeral will be Saturday December 27, 2014, at 11:00 A.M. at The Church of The Lakes, Inlet, where Mr. Joseph Gargas, Commissioned Lay Pastor, will officiate. Interment will be in the spring at Riverview Cemetery, Old Forge. There are no calling hours. Memorial contributions may be made to The Church of the Lakes, Inlet, NY 13360. His arrangements are in care of Trainor Funeral Home, Inc. 143 Schuyler St. Boonville.
April 12, 1930 to December 14, 2014
GLENFIELD- Agnes H. Ford, 84, of Pine Grove Road, Glenfield, died at her home on Sunday morning, December 14, 2014.
The funeral will be Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., Lowville. Burial will be in Beaches Bridge Cemetery. Calling hours will be from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. prior to the funeral service at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to the Pine Grove Church Preservation Society, c/o Vicki Roy, 6441 Pine Grove Road, Glenfield, NY 13343; or to Beaches Bridge Cemetery, c/o Michelle Burke, 6537 Pine Grove Road, Glenfield, NY 13343.
She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Edward; two brothers and their wives, David and Judy Worthington of Henderson; Raymond and Elaine Worthington of Ellisburg; four sisters-in-law, Norma Worthington of Pulaski; Shirley Worthington, Carol Worthington, and Margaret Worthington, all of Ellisburg; several nieces, nephews, and cousins. She is predeceased by five brothers and a sister-in-law, Donald and Jenny Worthington, William, Albert, Robert and Joshua Worthington.
Agnes was born on April 12, 1930 in Copenhagen, NY, a daughter of the late Albert and Viola LaVancha Worthington. She attended school in Port Leyden, and was married to Joseph Liss. Together they owned Liss Bar and Restaurant in Lyons Falls, and the Leyden Elm in Port Leyden for several years. Mr. Liss died in 1960. On April 3, 1964, she married Edward J. Ford at First Methodist Church in Lowville, with Rev. Roberts Mallabar officiating. Mrs. Ford organized trips with Ford’s Swing-A-Way Tours since 1986, and had visited 48 states of the United States of America and travelled extensively all over the world.
She was a member and Treasurer of the Pine Grove Community Church, and was Treasurer of the Senior Prom through the Office of the Aging. Mrs. Ford was a past member of Singing Waters Senior Citizens. She enjoyed golfing, sewing and homemaking.
Condolences may be made online at www.isenekerfuneralhome.com
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