Obituaries for The Tonawandas/Kenmore for the week of Sunday, Oct. 28
AUENSEN, Ernest O., 90, of Tonawanda, passed away Oct.18, 2012; beloved husband of the late Leora (nee Brunner) Auensen; loving father of Nancy J. of Cohasset, MA and Donald A. (Jeanne) Auensen of Marietta, GA; cherished grand father of Adam (Ursula) and Dane Auensen; great grandfather of Avery Auensen; caring brother of the late Alf Auensen. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Roswell Park Cancer Institute in memory of Mrs. Leora Auensen.
ROBINSON, Earl W., of Tonawanda, passed away Oct. 19, 2012; beloved husband of 46 years to Gloria (nee Szymanski) Robinson; dearest father of Denise (Christopher) Alessandra, Sheila Robinson, and Joseph Robinson; survived by two granddaughters and his father in law Edward Szymanski.
TREANTIS, Nancy, of Tonawanda, passed away Oct. 19, 2012 beloved wife of James Treantis; loving mother Jamie (Eric) Fraas, Jessica (Joseph) Mitrovits and Michael Treantis; grandmother of Lydia, Owen and Benjamin; sister of Michael (Peggy) Mockry; also survived by nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Roswell Park Cancer Institute.
PUSATERI, Rose M. (nee Pascucci), 91, of Tonawanda, passed away Oct. 20; beloved wife of the late Nicholas James Pusateri; loving mother of Sharon A. (Lawrence) Colson and Nicholas M. (Pattie) Pusateri; cherished grandmother of Anthony, Angela, Eric and Stacey and great-grandmother of five; caring sister of Mary Forcucci, Russell Pascucci, Salvatore (Yolanda) Pascucci and the late Jennie Chiodo, Angelo Pascucci, Nellie Previte and Yolanda Sorta; also survived by many nieces and nephews.
NOVO, Shirley A. (nee Wells), of Kenmore, passed away Oct. 20, 2012; beloved wife of 56 years to Manuel F. Novo; dearest mother of Michael Novo, Susan (Marty) Vaccaro, Kathleen (Peter) Abbate, Thomas (Gail) Novo, Joseph Novo, Nancy (Daniel) Bouley, Daniel (Jennifer) Novo and Matthew Novo; survived by 17 grandchildren and one great-grandson; dear sister of the late Robert Wells; also survived by many loving brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews.
If so desired, donations may be made to Hospice-Buffalo, Inc.
RICE, Diane K. (nee Schnobrich), 66, of Tonawanda, passed away Oct. 21; beloved wife of 47 years to Peter W. Rice; loving mother of Brian M. (Joanne) and Scott A. Rice; cherished grandmother of Abigail, Madeline and Tyler Rice; dear daughter of the the late Frank H. and Georgia A. (nee Shaffer) Schnobrich; caring sister of the late Wayne Schnobrich.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society of WNY.