Obituaries

50091FD6-C3EA-4B72-97F7-75E83A833DFERichard R. McMullen “Rocky”, 66 of Rochester, passed away unexpectedly on Monday (April 22, 2019) at the Hill Haven Nursing Home in Penfield, NY.

He was born May 15, 1952 in Pembroke, NY, a son of the late John and Margaret Morrison McMullen.

Rick was formerly employed by Coca Cola Co. in Batavia and Rochester and retired from R.B. U’Ren Equipment in Rochester. He was a dedicated fan of the Buffalo Bills.

Survivors include his wife, Marie Pappalardo McMullen of Rochester. Step Daughter-in-Law Brenda (John) Crabtree and grandchildren Katelyn Crabtree and Liam Crabtree Very close friend, Randy Williams of Rochester. Also survived by aunts, uncles and cousins.

Family and friends are cordially invited to share in a memorial service on Saturday (May 4th) at 2:00pm at the J. Leonard McAndrew Funeral Home, LLC, 2 Bogue Ave., Batavia, NY.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the Open Door Mission, 156 N. Plymouth Avenue, Rochester, NY 14608 or Lollypop Farm, 99 Victor Rd, Fairport, NY 14450. Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at: www.mcandrewfuneralhomes.net.

Arrangements were entrusted to the J. Leonard McAndrew Funeral Home, LLC, 2 Bogue Ave., Batavia, NY 14020. Ronald Konieczny II, Director.

 

 

Frederick C. Bedford Sr.

Frederick C. Bedford Sr. – 74, of Akron died March 23, 2019 peacefully with his family by his side at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital. He was born November 5, 1944 in Lockport NY to the late Clarence Frederick and Lucy Lorraine (Urlel) Bedford.

He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years Gail Francis (Bower), four children Jacqueline Hill (Scott Allen), Frederick Jr. (Roxanne) Bedford, Jenifer (Mark) Sczygielski and Steven Bedford.  Five grandchildren Matthew (Courtney), Andrew, Erika, CJ, and Kaida. Also survived by a sister Carolee (Gerald) Striffler and a niece and nephew Melissa (John) McClintock, Scott (Jennifer) Striffler.

Fred drove truck for 31 years starting in 1963.  He also loved to play cards with friends at the Newstead Senior Center.

There will be no calling hours.  Fred donated his body to The Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo.  In liew of flowers, gifts may be directed to the U.B. Foundation, Anatomical Gift Program, SUNY at Buffalo, PO Box 900, Buffalo NY 14226-0900