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Obituaries

Beverly C. Caleb, 82, of Medina entered into rest on Thu., April 11, 2019 at the Medina Memorial Hospital. Born Dec. 28, 1936 in Albion, Beverly was a daughter of the late Fredrick and Elizabeth Sandle. In 1955 she married Royce N. Caleb, Sr. and together they made their home in Knowlesville. For many years they owned and operated the Towpath Grocery store in Knowlesville. Beverly was a lifelong member of the Ridgeway Volunteer Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary and was also involved with the Medina Mustang Band Boosters. An avid New York Yankees fan, she loved keeping her own score cards while watching games and had a special spot in her heart for Derek Jeter. She also enjoyed reading. Survivors include her husband of 63 years, Royce Caleb, Sr.; her three children: Royce “Rusty” (Lanore) Caleb, Jr., Debra (Bill) Lavigne and Terry (Wendy) Caleb; seven grandchildren: Stephanie (Eric) Bock, Brian Caleb, Adam (Jennifer) Lavigne, Courtney (Michael) Gilday, Allison (Chris) Reichard, Nicole (Brent) Habgood and Kristopher (Michael) Reinstadtler; eight great-granchildren; sister, Donna (Steve) Chilson; several nieces, nephews and friends; her adorable dog, Lucy and loving cats, Socks and Peanuts. Family and friends were invited to a casual reception in memory of Beverly on Thu., April 18 at the Ridgeway Fire Hall, 11392 Ridge Rd., Medina. Memorial donations may be made to the Lee-Whedon Memorial Library, 620 West Ave., Medina, NY 14103, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude PL, Memphis, TN 38105 or to a charity of one’s choice. Arrangements are with Cooper Funeral Home, Medina. Please share condolences and memories at: www.cooperfuneralhome.com.

Susan T. (Preston) DeRoller, 71, of Kendall passed away peacefully April 15, 2019 with family by her side in the Wilmot Cancer Center. Sue was born in Brockport, N.Y. on July 27, 1947 to Platt and Alma (Anderson) Preston and had lived in this area her entire life.  She was a member of the Kendall United Methodist Church, enjoyed the outdoors, reading novels, boating and enjoying anything near the water…especially in the 1000 Islands.  She thoroughly enjoyed her 27 years as an Administrative Assistant at the Kendall Junior Senior High School and touched the lives of many students and staff until her retirement in 2010.  Susan truly loved spending her free time with her family to no end, especially with three grandchildren: Emma, Ella and Tiffany. She is survived by her loving husband of 51 years; Ken DeRoller; daughter, Kelly Wilting; son, Marc (Susan) DeRoller; her sister, Sheryl Vick; her grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. The family received friends at the Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc. 16650 State Rt. 31 (West Albion Road), Holley, Thu., April 25.  Family and friends were invited to attend Susan’s memorial service Sat., April 27 in the Kendall United Methodist Church, 1808 Kendall Rd., Kendall, NY 14476.  Interment in Greenwood Cemetery will be held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the U of R Wilmot Cancer Center, 300 E. River Rd., P.O. Box. 278996, Rochester, NY 14627 or to the Church at the address listed previously in this notice.  To share a special memory of Susan, please visit: www.mitchellfamilyfuneralhomes.com.

Dylan H. DiPilato, 31, of Holley died suddenly April 11, 2019 at his home.  He was born Dec. 4, 1987 in Rochester to Arthur and Joann (Lusk) DiPilato and had lived in this area all of his life. Dylan was an avid outdoorsman and loved to hunt, fish and camp. In addition to his parents, Dylan is survived by his siblings: Cole John-Charles, Logan Dennis, Maggie Starr (Mathew Andre), Shane Josiah; nieces: Sophia Lamay, Mazie Starr; maternal grandfather John Walter Lusk; as well as many beloved aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of friends that are like family as well. Dylan’s celebration of life was Wed., April 24 at the First Presbyterian Church of Holley, 34 E. Albion St., Holley, NY 14470.  Memorials may be made to the church. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc. To share a special memory of Dylan, please visit: www.mitchellfamilyfuneralhomes.com.

Elwin (Ed) Hutchinson, of Lockport, husband of the late Bernice Hutchinson, entered into rest Wed., April 10, 2019. Ed was born in Cromwell, Ia., in 1922, son of the late Elmer and Evangeline Hutchinson. He was a guidance counselor at Lockport Senior High School up until he retired in 1982. Known by the staff at the Brothers of Mercy Nursing Home as the resident singer, Ed will be fondly remembered by family and friends as a loving husband, father, dedicated educator, and indefatigable amateur radio operator, WB2PCN. Beloved father of Steve and Scott Hutchinson; grandfather of Bryce, Aaron, Kay and Joshua; brother of William Hutchinson. The family will receive friends at the Sherrie Bream Funeral Home, 4521 Main St. Gasport, on Fri., April 26, from 4-8 p.m.  Mr. Hutchinson’s graveside service with military honors will be held Sat., April 27, at 10 a.m. at Chestnut Ridge Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Brothers of Mercy Foundation, 4520 Ransom Rd., Clarence, NY 14031.  To share a special memory of Ed, please visit: www.mitchellfamilyfuneralhomes.com.

Elizabeth “Betty” Lester, of Byron and Fairport, passed away on April 15, 2019. She is survived by her husband of 48 years, LeRoy; children: James, Teri and Meghan (Jeremy); grandchildren: Grace and Ezra; brothers: Donald (Rebecca) Rhinewald and Richard (Loree) Rhinewald; several nieces and nephews. Calling hours were Fri., April 19 at Richard H. Keenan Funeral Home, 41 S. Main St., Fairport (village location). Graveside services will be Tue., April 23 at 10 a.m. at White Haven Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations in Elizabeth’s name may be sent to American Cancer Society.

Ronald L. Mason, 66, of Holley died April 13, 2019 at his home following a long illness.  He was born Oct. 13, 1952 in Lorain Ohio, a son of Russell and the late Catherine (Sakelios) Mason and had lived in this area for many years. Ron enjoyed fishing, camping, walking his dog, and bird watching. He had worked at Eastman Kodak, and then Chase Bank in Rochester as a mortgage specialist. He is survived by his daughter, Sheila; his son, Chris; father Russell (Joann); siblings: Russell Mason, Richard Mason, Randall Mason, Susan Carpenter, Sandra Williams, Sharon Zinzow, Roger Mason, Sheila Mason; grandchildren: Tyler and Nolan; as well as several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. There are no prior calling hours.  A memorial service will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family.  Memorials may be made to the Clarendon Fire Co., P.O. Box 136, Holley, NY 14470. To share a special memory of Ron, please visit: www.mitchellfamilyfuneralhomes.com.

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