2018-04-14 / Obituaries

Death Notices

Regina Kuntz Smith

Regina Kuntz Smith, age 93, of Emporium, died April 5, 2018, at Felt Manor. Born in St. Marys, she was a daughter of John and Marie Simones Kuntz. In 1947, she married Mark J. Smith. Jean was a member of St. Mark Catholic Church, served on the Shade Tree Committee for 30 years, and was a member of the Emporium Garden Club. Among survivors are two daughters, Barbara Smith of Emporium and Mary Smith of Virginia; six sons, Stephen of Oregon, George of Louisiana, Michael of Em­porium, Richard of York, David of Maryland, and James of Con­necticut; 14 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; a brother, Edward Kuntz of St. Marys; and a sister, Ann Margaret Keller of New York. Coppersmith-Condon Funeral Home handled ar­rangements. Burial was in St. Mark Cemetery.

Grace M. Simms

Grace M. Simms, 72, of Austin, died April 3, 2018, at Sweden Valley Manor. She was born in Renovo, a daughter of Carl and Martha Coon Vroman. In 1966, she married Thomas C. Simms. A graduate of Cameron County High School, she worked at GKN Powder Metal and earlier at Sylvania Electronics. Among survi­vors are a son, Andrew Simms, Austin; seven grandchildren; a sister, Jean (Mrs. Robert) Zuback, Emporium; and a brother, Earl Vroman, Marion, N.Y. Barnett Funeral Home handled arrange­ments. Burial was in St. Augustine Cemetery, Austin.

Harriet M. Stolz

Harriet M. Stolz, 76, of Emporium, died April 9, 2018, at Felt Manor. She was born in Brookville, a daughter of Harry C. and Faye L. Shick Brewer. She was married to Richard M. Stolz, who died on Feb. 11, 2018. Mrs. Stolz was a teacher in the Cameron County School System many years. Among survivors are a sister, Mary Wood, and a brother, Richard Brewer, both of Brookville. A memorial service will be held at 11am Saturday, April 28, at Barnett Funeral Home. Burial will be in Johnson Cemetery, Benezette.

Doris K. Reed

Doris K. Reed, 83, of Genesee, died April 9, 2018 in her home. Born in Genesee, she was the daughter of Howard G. and Doro­thea L. McConeghy Kenyon. In 1953, she married Donald R. Reed, who died in 1981. A graduate of Genesee High School and Elmira (N.Y.) Business Institute, she and her husband owned and operated Kenyon’s Store in Genesee. She was employed by Reed’s Market in Genesee for many years. Doris was a mem­ber of the Genesee United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women, and was active in Potter County Unit of the American Cancer Society. Among survivors are four children, Brian Reed of Andover, N.Y., Allan Reed of Mansfield, Donald Reed Jr. of Genesee, and Verena Monagle of Juneau, Alaska; and two sib­lings, Verena Ruddnick of Zephyrhills, Fla., and Robert Kenyon of Genesee. A memorial service will be held at 1 pm Saturday, April 14, at Genesee United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Genesee Cemetery. Olney Funeral Home, Ulysses, is handling arrangements.

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