Puette, James Paul

James Paul Puette died peacefully in his sleep on February 4, 2023, with his beloved wife and best friend of 41 years, Darlene Martin, at his side. He’d celebrated his 82nd birthday just three days earlier with a slice of his favorite dessert, peach pie.

Jim was raised in Cleveland Heights, Ohio, the oldest of five […]

By |February 4th, 2023|Waterford|0 Comments

McCartney, Lawrence Charles

Lawrence Charles McCartney, age 81, of Mill Village, passed away Friday, January 20, 2023 at Saint Vincent Hospital. Born in Meadville on March 13, 1941, he was a son of the late Albert and Alberta Beerbower McCartney. He married Donna Jean McWilliams on September 8, 1962, and she preceded him in death on August 15, […]

By |January 20th, 2023|Waterford|2 Comments

Cole, Theodore G. “Ted”

Theodore G. “Ted” Cole, age 79, of Mill Village, passed away on Sunday, January 15, 2023. He was born June 19, 1943, to the late Lawrence and Adda Cole.

As a youngster, Ted was active in the Boy Scouts, earning his Eagle Scout award in 1961. Ted graduated from Fort LeBoeuf High School in Waterford in […]

By |January 15th, 2023|Waterford|4 Comments

Fries, Theodore Allen

Theodore Allen Fries, age 83, of Waterford, died Friday, January 6, 2023. He was born in Mill Village on July 15, 1939 the son of Thelma Kerr Fries and Theodore Rynhart Fries. Ted was a hardworking, stubborn, and great man who enjoyed gardening, making things with his grandkids, watching western shows, working outside, and decorating […]

By |January 6th, 2023|Waterford|0 Comments

Senkalski, John Robert

John Robert Senkalski, age 86, a lifetime resident of Waterford, passed away peacefully at his home on Tuesday, January 3, 2023. He was born at home on May 3, 1936, the youngest son of the late John P. and Veronica Winniewicz Senkalski.

John attended school in Waterford where he played football, basketball, and baseball. He married […]

By |January 3rd, 2023|Waterford|3 Comments

Troyer, Cletus John (Clete)

Cletus John Troyer (Clete) of Waterford, Pa., age 91, passed away at the Cleveland Clinic on December 26, 2022 following a full, spirited life spent doing what he loved most – farming, hunting, golfing, bowling and, most importantly, enjoying time with friends and family. Clete was an eternal optimist, lived life on his own terms […]

By |December 26th, 2022|Waterford|4 Comments

Powers, James Lewis

   James Lewis Powers, age 83, of LeBoeuf Township, died Saturday, December 24, 2022 at his home in the care of his loving wife Priscilla. Born in Union City on June 12, 1939, he was one of eight children of Harold and Margaret Dunker Powers of Mill Village.

   Jim retired from Erie Lackawana and Conrail Railroad, and […]

By |December 24th, 2022|Waterford|3 Comments

Kibbe, Mary L.

Mary L. Kibbe, age 87, of Waterford, went to be with her Lord on Thursday, December 22, 2022, while surrounded by her family at home. Born October 20, 1935, she was the daughter of Wilbur Sanford and Ila Huffman Sanford.

Mary was a faithful servant of the Lord and her family, spending most of her life […]

By |December 22nd, 2022|Waterford|0 Comments

Austin, Nancy Lea

Nancy Lea Austin, age 85, of Waterford, passed away on Tuesday, December 20, 2022 at her home following a five-year battle with dementia. She was surrounded by her family and friends.

Nancy was born in Erie on June 4th, 1937 to the late Bron Michael Prososki and Pauline Mryeilla Rachel Mellon Prososki. She was a graduate […]

By |December 20th, 2022|Waterford|1 Comment

Cole, Richard P. (Dick)

On December 13, 2022, Richard P. (Dick) Cole of Mill Village passed away at the age of 83 in the house he built surrounded by those that loved him. Even though Dick always lived on Smith Road (from birth until his final moments), he lived a full life.

Dick graduated from Fort LeBoeuf in 1957 and […]

By |December 13th, 2022|Waterford|5 Comments