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Howard D. "Buddy" Parish
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Gowanda,NY - Howard D. "Buddy" Parish ,67, of Gowanda,NY passed away Saturday February 24, 2018 at Sister's Hospital in Buffalo, NY.
He was born August 9, 1950 in Jamestown, NY the son of the late Howard F. (Mary) Parish and the late Ernestine (Maynard) Bentham.
On November 22, 1969 in Niagara Falls, NY he married the former Candice L. Smith who survives.
Mr. Parish worked for the NYSDOT as a Motor Carrier Inspector for 32 years until his retirement, he also worked as a mechanic.
He was a member of St. Joseph's RC Church in Gowanda, a 4th Degree Member of the MSGR David Gernatt KOC Council and was an exempt member of the Collins Fire Dept.
Besides his loving wife of 48 years he is survived by a son H. Michael (Barbara) Parish of West Valley,, NY and 3 daughters Connie (Jason) Nephew of Baldwinsville, NY, Gail (Timm Merrill) Parish of Collins, NY and Karen (Aaron) Markham of Gowanda,NY and 9 grandchildren Erin, Magdalena and Victoria Parish, Marc Tiller, Brett and Shannon Nephew, Caleb, Cameron and Christian Merrill.Also surviving is a brother Ernest (Keith Guldberg) Parish of Savannah, GA and 2 sisters Faith (Billy Goodrich) Parish of Denmark, SC and Annette (John) White of Belfast,NY and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Friends may call at the Mentley Funeral Home Inc. 105 East Main Street in Gowanda, NY on Thursday March 1, 2018 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be said on Friday March 2, 2018 at 11am from St. Joseph's RC Church in Gowanda, NY.
Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Howard F. Parish Memorial Scholarship at Gowanda Central School or MSGR David Gernatt KOC Counsel.


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Previous Events

Visitation

Thursday

1

Mar

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Mentley Funeral Home - Gowanda

105 E. Main Street
Gowanda, NY  14070

Visitation

Thursday

1

Mar

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Mentley Funeral Home - Gowanda

105 E. Main Street
Gowanda, NY  14070

mass of christian burial

Friday

2

Mar

11:00 AM
St. Joseph's RC Church

26 Erie Ave.
Gowanda, NY 14070

Cemetery Details

Location

Pine Grove Cemetery

S. Quaker Road
Gowanda, NY 14070


Memorial Contribution

Howard F. Parish Memorial Scholarship at Gowanda Central School

MSGR David Gernatt KOC Counsel

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