Obituaries for the Tonawandas for the week of Sunday, May 13
Beloved husband of Clementine (nee Gizzi) Dyson-Henk; loving father of Susan Henk, Patty (Thomas) Yasuda and Nancy (James) Dragonette; dear stepfather of David (Jacqueline) and Jeffrey (Kathleen) Dyson; cherished grandfather of Jennifer and Jason (Lisa); step-grandfather of James, Justin, Jessica and Stephanie; brother of Donald (Bernice) Henk and June (Damon) Nolan; also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Mr. Henk’s name to Hospice-Buffalo, Inc., 225 Como Park Blvd., Cheektowaga, NY.
CARLSON (Archer), Patricia J., 80, of North Tonawanda, passed away Friday, May 4 in DeGraff Memorial Hospital.
Carlson was born in Randolph on July 8, 1931 to Herbert and Clara (Munney) Archer. She was predeceased by one brother.
Carlson is survived by her children Richard A. (Jennifer) Carlson, Jr. M.D.; James B. (Linda Rowe) Carlson, Kathryn C. (Jeffrey) Gimbel, Daniel F. (Wende Mix) Carlson, Stephen D. (Susan) Carlson, M.D.; sister of 1 brothers, and one sister, grandmother of 10, also surviving are several nieces and nephews.
If desired memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society
SANDERS, Randy E., 58, of Kenmore, passed away May 6 surrounded by his family.
Beloved husband of Darleen (nee Elder); father of Randy Jr. (Sarah), Robert (Brandy), Darnell, Delorian, Latoya and Jordan; grandfather of Genesis, Asia, Robert Jr.; son of Amos and and the late Johnnie Mae (nee Epps); brother of Hattie Phelps, Linda Kay, Sylvia Leslie, Gloria Patton and the late Robert Sanders; also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
RYAN (nee Isaacs), Jacqueline A., 51, of Kenmore, passed away May 6.
Beloved fiance of Norman M. Zinn; dear sister of Wesley D., Roger C., and the late Mark C. Isaacs; also survived by nieces and nephews. If desired, donations may be made to The Indian Church of Buffalo.
BOCCACCIO, Robert J. “Boboo,” 60, of North Tonawanda, passed away May 8.
Beloved husband of 40 years to Barbara “Babs” (nee Mayback); proud father of Julie (Andy) Grzeskowiak, Lori (Eric) Alstrom, Robert T. (Rahsaan) Boccaccio and Christy (Chris) Boccaccio; cherished grandpa of Abby, Emma, Megan and Elyn; son of the late Harold and Eleanor; dear brother of the late David (Ann); uncle and guardian of Brian (Karen) and Ron (Teisha); brother-in-law of Judy (late Mic) Celani, Joyce (Marc) Kiesling and Jack (Gracie) Mayback; also special family Carol (Gary) Boci, Elaine (late Art) Ridler, Msgr. James Connelly, many loved nieces, nephews, cousins and many good friends.
Boccaccio was a GM retiree, member of the Pine Hill Drum Corp and Trumpeter for the Amvets Post #49. Donations may be made to Niagara Hospice or Autism Speaks.