Neder, Beverly

North Chili: Beverly passed away peacefully at home on May 23, 2018. She was predeceased by her husband John A. Neder & parents Sidney K. Smith & Cecelia B. Smith. She is survived by daughters Kathleen A. Neder (Greene) & Bonnie (Randy) Kaufman; aunt Dorothy Bischoping; brother-in-law Robert (Jane) Neder; several cousins; nieces & nephews.

Lifetime activities included sewing, quilting & doll collecting. She was a member of several local doll clubs. Beverly was politically active in Chili Town government, the Chili Historical Society & the Red Hat Society.

Beverly had an affinity for estate sales and antiquing. She enjoyed traveling extensively with her family, particularly to Myrtle Beach. Beverly was a talented seamstress & artist. She took great pride in her home and had a love for her cats.

Family & friends may call on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 from 4-7 pm at the James R. Gray Funeral Home, 1530 Buffalo Road. Beverly’s Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at a time to be determined. Interment private at the family’s convenience. Kindly consider donating in memory of Beverly to Lollypop Farm, 99 Victor Road, Fairport, NY 14450.

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Vang, Joseph P.

Chili: Joe passed unexpectedly on May 23, 2018. He was predeceased by his loving wife of 65 years Jessie. He is survived by his son Joseph Jr. (Carol) Vang & Lisa (Ojars) Valbergs; grandchildren Joseph Vang III & Alex Valbergs. Joe was President of St. Jude the Apostle Nocturnal Adoration Society. In addition, he was a member of Chili American Legion Post 1830 & honorary Life Member of Knights of Columbus.

Family & friends may call on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 from 4-7 pm at the James R. Gray Funeral Home, 1530 Buffalo Road. Joe’s Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 10 am at St. Jude the Apostle Church, 4100 Lyell Rd. Burial to follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

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Korpal, Edmund “Edju”

Spencerport: Edju passed away on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at age 70. He was predeceased by his parents Antoni and Helena (Czarnescka) Korpal and brother-in-law Chris LePosa. He is survived by sisters Barbara Korpal and Elizabeth LePosa; nieces Cynthia Korpal and Ashton LePosa; great-niece Paige Schwan; great-great niece Isabella Schwan and his favorite dog, Skye.

Family & friends may call Tuesday, May 22, 2018 from 4-6 pm at the James R. Gray Funeral Home, 1530 Buffalo Rd where prayers will follow visitation. Interment private.

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Weeks, Patrick A.

Rochester: On May 13, 2018. Survived by daughters Nicole (Al) Proia, Kimberly Weeks & Brittany (Andy) Weeks. His mother Carol Weeks; sister Michele (Gary) Guay; brothers Dale, Perry and Christopher Weeks; grandsons Antony & Joey, nieces, nephews & cousins.

Services and Interment private at the convenience of the family.

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Maloney, Gerard F. “Uncle Jerry”

Rochester/Honeoye: Jerry passed away on May 10, 2018 at age 71. He was predeceased by his sister Ruth Nilsson. He is survived by son Jeremy (Lynette) Maloney of FL; grandchildren Jake & Carley Maloney; siblings Mary (Bob) Arnold, Tim (Dotie) & Bob Maloney; nieces; nephews & cousins.

Family & friends may call on Wednesday, May 16 from 4-7 pm at the James R. Gray Funeral Home, 1530 Buffalo Road. Jerry's Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, May 17 at 10 am at St. Monica Church on Genesee St. Kindly consider donating to Hildebrandt Hospice Care Center, 3111 Winton Road S., Rochester, NY 14623 in Jerry’s memory.

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Donohue, Jo Lavonne (Byers)


April 11, 1941 – May 8, 2018

Mom passed peacefully with her daughters and family by her side. Mom’s favorite saying was “I’m a good horse in a long race!” After surviving 4 heart attacks and multiple strokes, an aggressive form of cancer finally took the “giddy up out of her go.”

We were blessed with 4 months for family and friends to say their heartfelt good-byes.

Jo is survived by her 4 daughters Ronnie (Jim) Harter, Kim (Gene) Vogler, Toni (Fil) Palmer-Salmon & Jackie (Rudy) Donohue; son Mike (Anna) Ferens; daughter-in-law Sally Ferens; 10 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; brother Todd (Juanita) Phillips; cousins; nieces; nephews and friends (family of the heart).

She is predeceased by her youngest son Vincent P. Ferens and husbands Charles Weller and Jack Donohue.

A small private service will be held in her honor. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hildebrandt Hospice Care Center, 3111 South Winton Road, Rochester, NY 14623 or Eldersource Rochester, 1900 S. Clinton Avenue, Rochester, NY 14618.

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Kastner (Murray), Doris June

Rochester: On May 4, 2018. Predeceased by the love of her life, husband of 50 years, Gerard “Jerry” Kastner and son-in-law John Steele. Survived by her loving and devoted daughters Pamela (David) Bunt & Gayle Steele; grandchildren Paul & Eric Bunt, Nikki, Jamie & Krystin Steele; six great-grandchildren and sister Carol Hausman.

Doris was the best mother and grandmother anyone could ask for. Her entire life revolved around her family. She gave everything she had to her two daughters and her grandchildren, never asking for anything more than love in return. She was our best friend, secret-keeper, advisor and confidant.

Special thanks to everyone at Rochester Presbyterian Home. They provided mom with a wonderful home when she needed it most and cared for her with love and compassion. They offered that same love and support to her family. They are truly amazing and we are forever grateful. Please consider donating to Rochester Presbyterian Home in Doris’ memory.

Family and friends are invited to a Memorial Service to be held on Friday May 11, 2018 at 10:45 am in the Chapel at Rochester Presbyterian Home, 256 Thurston Road, Rochester, NY 14619. 

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Smith, Richard E. “Coach”

Chili: On May 2, 2018. Born in Clark Mills, NY on July 2, 1940. He is predeceased by parents Joseph Smith & Mildred Leone, granddaughter Domenica Nicolosi and foster parents Kate & Harold Peabody.

Survived by his loving wife of 40 years Elizabeth; daughter Deborah (Roy) Nicolosi; son Kevin (Michael) Smith, brother-in-law John and his wife Virginia Kreydt; grandchildren Dominic Nicolosi & Eric (Danielle Triano) Nicolosi; great grandchildren Anthony & Natalia Nicolosi; many nieces and nephews.

Coach was a retiree of Eastman Kodak and a veteran of the U.S. Army (1961-1964). He was a member of American Legion Post 1830 and Moose Lodge 2244. He was also an avid golfer.

Friends and family may call on May 7, from 4-7 pmat James R. Gray Funeral Home, 1530Buffalo Rd. Interment at St. Bonaventure Cemetery in Olean, NY. The courtesy of no flowers, kindly consider a donation to Lollypop Farm, 99 Victor Rd. Fairport, NY 14450.

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