Ricci, Maria


Rochester:  Maria passed away on November 18, 2017, age 84. She was born in Frosinone, Italy. Seamstress by trade, accomplished cook & loving mother & grandmother to all. She was predeceased by husband Armando in 2016. She is survived by her children Mirella (Nunzio) Salafia, Maria Teresa (Mark) Garcia-Williams, Franca (Richard) Chilinski, Alberto Ricci, Marco (Dora) Ricci & Nadia Mottler; grandchildren Salvatore (Jamie) & Davide (Christy) Salafia, Daniele (Jessica), Jeremiah (Yariel) & David Garcia, Matthew Williams, Kristen Chilinski, Vittoria & Alex Mottler, Armando & Gianni Ricci; 6 great-grandchildren & 4 siblings. She was predeceased by her son-in-law Robert Garcia.

Maria's Funeral Service will take place in the Chapel at Riverside Cemetery, 2650 Lake Avenue on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at 11 am. Kindly consider donating to Alzheimer’s Association, 435 E. Henrietta Road, Rochester, NY 14620 in Maria's memory.


McEntee, John M. "Jack"


Chili: Jack passed away on November 18, 2017. He was predeceased by his wife Shirley. He is survived by his sister Judy Cobb; brother Daniel McEntee; children Janet (Robert) Juarbe, Scott (Kari Lee) McEntee, Dennis (Lori) McEntee, Curt (Amy) McEntee and Shelly Brockway; 11 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Jack retired from Bausch & Lomb and was a longtime SAL, Chili American Legion Post 1830.

Family and friends may call on Tuesday, November 21 from 4-7 pm at the James R. Gray Funeral Home, 1530 Buffalo Road. Please join Jack’s family on Wednesday, November 22 from 1-3 pm for a celebration at Chili American Legion Post 1830, 450 Scottsville-Chili Rd. Burial in St. Pius X Cemetery at the family’s convenience. Kindly consider donating to the Rochester Area Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1000 Elmwood Avenue, #900, Rochester, NY 14620 in his memory.


Wolters, Gerald R.

N. Chili: Jerry passed away on November 14, 2017. He is survived by his devoted wife Marjorie Ann Wolters; daughters Linda (Tom) O’Neill and Cindy (Don) Kasper; 5 grandchildren; 1 great-granddaughter; sisters Ilean Goodwill and Dorothy Holland; nieces; nephews and cousins. Jerry was a US Army veteran and POW of the Korean War, for which he was awarded the Purple Heart. He leaves behind his best friend Joe Genova and many friends he has made at the POW and Combat Vets groups over the years with a special thank-you to Dr. Pete.


Family & friends may call at the James R. Gray Funeral Home, 1530 Buffalo Road on Saturday, November 18 from 11-1 pm with words of comfort to follow. Burial private in N. Chili Rural Cemetery. Kindly consider donating to a charity of choice in Jerry's memory.


Ulgiati, Anthony II (AJ)

Greeley, CO: AJ entered into the Lord’s arms on November 10, 2017 at age 39. Survived by parents Elizabeth & Anthony (Margo); grandmother Freda; sister Brenda; surrogate brothers Danny & Donnie; nephews; aunts; uncles; cousins & a magnitude of friends. Predeceased by Ulgiati grandparents; Rude grandfather & nephew Dillon Rosa.

Family and friends may call Monday, November 20 from 5-7 pm at James R. Gray Funeral Home, 1530 Buffalo Road. Funeral Mass Tuesday, November 21 at 9:30 am at St. Helen Church, 310 Hinchey Road.


Perrot, Elli

Perrot, Elli

Rochester: Elli entered into rest on Saturday November 4, 2017,  at age 94. She was predeceased by her husband Alfred, parents and three sisters. Elli is survived by her daughters Regina (David) Quartley and Irena Bolza-Schunemann, a niece, four grandchildren, six great grandchildren and four great great grandchildren.

Elli was born in Germany and attended Leipzig Conservatory of Music. She came to this country, that she loved, in 1951 as a professional music teacher and taught for over fifty years. She loved her music, flowers and animals, and was an avid gardener.

A memorial service will be held in the spring of 2018. Contributions may be made to Lollypop Farm, 99 Victor Road, Fairport, NY 14450 or www.lollypop.org in her memory.


DeSantis, Adam


Chili: Adam passed away on November 3, 2017. He was predeceased by his son David & great-granddaughter Avery. He is survived by his wife Arlene; children Sharon Rogers, Daniel DeSantis, Christine SaintOurs; brother Joseph (June) DeSantis; 6 grand & 4 great-grandchildren; nieces; nephews & cousins. Adam was a WWII Army Veteran.

Family and friends may call on Tuesday, November 7 from 4-7 pm at James R. Gray Funeral Home 1530 Buffalo Road. Burial in Sampson Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Kindly consider the National Kidney Foundation, 1344 University Avenue, Suite 270, Rochester, NY 14607 in memory of Avery Frechette.


Roche, Thomas J (Chief Retired)


Gates: Tom passed away on October 10, 2017 surrounded by his family. He was predeceased by his brothers Michael Roche & Jerry Roche. He is survived by his loving wife Jackie; children Joe (Lisa) Pantano & Mike (Betsy) Pantano; sisters-in-law Beverly Roche & Mary Pat Grove; brother-in-law Keith LeBeau; grandchildren Joey, Jenna, Michaela, Jesse (Lauren), Jason, John (Amanda) & Allanah (Patrick); nephews Rick (Lisa) Roche, Ron (Patricia) Roche & Ron (Bridget) LeBeau; grandnephews Jack & Matthew.  Tom served as Chief of the Gates Police Department for 32 years and was an avid Notre Dame “Fighting Irish” football fan.

Family & friends are invited to his Funeral Mass on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 11 amat St. Jude the Apostle Church, 4100 Lyell Rd. Burial to follow in Holy Ghost Cemetery. Kindly consider honoring Tom with a contribution to Gates Keystone Pipes & Drums, PO Box 24884, Rochester, NY 14624or James P. Wilmot Cancer Center, Office of Advancement, 300 East River Road, PO Box 278996, Rochester, NY 14627.


Alexander, Eleanor I.


Gates: On Oct 7, 2017.  She was predeceased by her husband Wolford; sons Thomas & Gary Alexander. She is survived by son Ralph Alexander; daughter Linda (George) Measday; grandchildren Gary E. (Heidi) Alexander, Paul (Katie) Measday; great-grandchildren Jessica, Jennifer & Sarah Measday; nieces & nephews.

Friends and family may call on Friday October 13 from 5-7 pm at James R. Gray Funeral Home, 1530 Buffalo Rd. Funeral Mass Saturday at 9:30 am at St. Helen Church, Hinchey Road. Burial to follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Kindly consider donating to the Open Door Mission in her memory.