YORK – A Retsof family is reaching out for help in getting their father back home from North Carolina after he suffered heart failure and had to be mercyflighted to a Virginia hospital. According to a GoFundMe page set up by the family, David Farruggia Sr. was on vacation in The Outter Banks in North Carolina on Sept. 4 when he suddenly suffered congestive heart failure and had to be rushed by helicopter to a hospital in Norfolk, VA. "They … [Read more...]
OBITUARY: Philip F. Spahn, Jr.
Rochester/Conesus Lake: Philip F. Spahn, Jr., a prominent Rochester attorney, passed away Monday, April 13, 2015 in Caledonia, NY at age 68 years. Phil lived most of his adult life off East Avenue, Rochester, NY, where he enjoyed a structured regime, the collecting of treasured artifacts, and over a 1,000 volume library. Over the past 30 years, when he was not entertaining out of his home on Buckingham Street, he continued to summer at his 1930’s … [Read more...]