Krause, Dorothy L.

Rochester: Dorothy passed away on December 28, 2017. She was predeceased by her sister Phyllis Schied. She is survived by her sister Shirley Gehrig of Florida; nieces Karen (John) Hall and Victoria Giorgione; grandnephews Richard (Casey) Hall and Jared (Maggie) Hall. Dorothy retired as a commercial artist from Eastman Kodak Company.

Family and friends are invited to her Graveside Service on Saturday, December 30, 2017 at 10 am at Grove Place Cemetery (corner of Chili Avenue and Marshall Road). Kindly consider donating to the Humane Society @ Lollypop Farm, 99 Victor Road, Fairport, NY 14450 in Dorothy’s memory.


Steger, Nancy Jean

Spencerport: Nancy passed away on December 27, 2017. She is survived by her parents George & Nancy Steger; sister Mary (Walter) Cady of Quebeck, TN; brother George (Christine) Steger; nieces & nephews Krystal Alderson, James Alderson, Kathleen Steger & Daniel Steger; several aunts & uncles & friends at School of the Holy Childhood.

Family & friends may call on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 from 1-3 and 5-7 pm at the James R. Gray Funeral Home, 1530 Buffalo Rd. Nancy's Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 9 am at St. John the Evangelist Church, 55 Martha St., Spencerport. Burial to follow in St. John’s Cemetery. Kindly consider donating to the School of the Holy Childhood, 100 Groton Parkway, Rochester, NY 14623 in Nancy’s memory.


Hart, Michael Thomas

Born May 17, 1970

Passed away December 11, 2017

Rest In Peace

Mike was in Strong Memorial Hospital Rochester, New York for a week.  Thank you for prayers, Doctors, Nurses, Close Friends, Family and Michael for the outstanding effort to save Mike's life. Pneumonia, bleeding ulcer and other complications led to a breathing tube and Michael passed away peacefully.

Michael was born in Brockport, New York on May 17, 1970 and grew up in Kendall Mill. Michael was a graduate of Kendall High School and bought a home in Murray,  New York. He worked at Brockport College as an Electrical Tech.

Michael enjoyed working on cars and trucks, Playing golf, snowmobiling, hunting, big monster trucks, motorcycles and just enjoyed life.

The lives Mike touched will always remember his love and attitude towards life. He remains in our memories, We will reunite again in Heaven.

Michael was predeceased by his father Kirk Thomas Hart (RIP). He is Survived by mother Betty Ann Lamming, Sister, Grandmother, Uncle, Aunt, Nephew, Nieces, Cousin's Families and Close Friends.

We will miss Michael's smiles every time we see a butterfly, watch a football game or Nascar race, play golf, and go for a ride on a snowmobile or motorcycle! Michael Loved listening to all kinds of music on his stereo, which he played loud enough to hear in the next county. He fondly collected his favorite movies and enjoyed cooking favorite dishes for his loved ones.

Smile and celebrate the life Michael shared with us. Till we meet again, Love you !😘😘😘


Harrison, Gale E. (Poppa)


Gates: Gale passed away peacefully on December 3, 2017 at the age of 82. He was predeceased by his loving wife Mary Jane & son Jerry. He is survived by his devoted daughter Christine (Thomas) Andreassi; loving grandsons Anthony & Nicholas Andreassi who were the joy of his life; sisters-in-law Jacqueline Bissell, Jeanette (David) Fulton; nieces; nephews & several close friends. Gale was an avid sports enthusiast which he shared with his grandsons through the years. He especially enjoyed playing golf with his friends at Pinewood Country Club & was a retiree of Kodak. We wish to express our deepest gratitude to Oncologist & Radiologist Dr. Kamath & Dr. Dhakal; special nurse & friend Julie Pelow & Journey Home for providing Gale with excellent care.

Friends are invited to his Funeral Mass Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 9:30 am at St. Theodore Church, 168 Spencerport Road with a reception to follow. Kindly consider donating to Journey Home in Gale’s memory.


Wright, Steven Charles

Wright, Steven Charles


Greece: Steven passed on Saturday, October 28, 2017, at age 54. He was predeceased by his brother Scott “Trucker” Wright. He is survived by his parents Korleen (David) Hanning & Charles “Curt” (Margaret) Wright; sisters Sheryl (Earl) Dunbar, Shellee Wright; sons Justin & Ian Wright & their mother Kathleen Nardone & granddaughter Juliette Wright. 

Services & interment at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Monroe Community Hospital Foundation for Resident Programs, 435 E. Henrietta Road, Rochester, NY 14620.


Dougherty, Timothy J. Sr.


Chili: Tim passed away on November 28, 2017. He is survived by his devoted & loving wife Susie; children Timothy J. (Meredith), Lawrence (Veronica); Lurleen & Heather Dougherty; grand & great-grandchildren; sisters Margaret Ann Fries, Marileen (Daniel) Titus; brothers George (Toni), Dennis (Susan); nieces; nephews & cousins. Tim retired from Eastman Kodak Company.

Family & friends are invited to a Celebration of Tim’s Life on Monday, December 4 at 1 pm at Chili American Legion Post 1830, 450 Scottsville-Chili Rd. Burial in Westside Cemetery at the family’s convenience. Kindly consider a contribution in Tim’s honor to a worthy military-related program.


Perri, Mary M. (Vang)


Peacefully passed on to Heaven on November 25, 2017. She fought a tough fight with ovarian cancer for almost 4 years. Survived by her husband of 36 years, Paul Perri. Also, sisters Debbie Jesmin, Lisa Valbergs, Diane Vang and brother Joe Vang and families.

Mary is a loving spirit like no other. Her smiles and words brightened many people’s day.
Mary loved to make people feel good no matter if they were a friend or stranger. She was a special gift for all of us.

Mary was a hard worker and she was always an incredible asset to our businesses. She managed our video store, Video Image in the 80’s. Mary played a vital part in our network marketing business during the 90’s and for the last 20 years building our Ebay & Amazon business. She was always by my side and I could not have asked for a better person to share my life with. Mary was truly my blessing from God.

Mary’s wish was to help animals by starting a website called This site would educate people on the welfare of animals and how the planet effects the life of God’s creatures. Shortly after we started to work on the website Mary was experiencing pain and bloating, after months of doctors guessing, Mary insisted on receiving a CT scan which showed a large mass. That’s when our world turned upside down and our focus changed.

I promised Mary that I would rebuild and continue her work on the CreatureKindness website to create awareness and financial support for her cause. Any donations will help to support this worthwhile effort. Visit or send donations to: MP Enterprises, 350 Harwick Rd, Rochester, NY 14609 where you may also request for more info.

Memorial Service and Birthday Celebration will be on January 6, 2018 at 10AM at the Faith on Fire Fellowship Church, 319 Browncroft Blvd. next to 590. Paster John Morgan, an old friend of Mary’s will do the honors.

Please share this with anyone that may want this information. Make a phone call or email.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to James R. Gray Funeral Home.


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.