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Men and women from Chautauqua County who have been killed on the job or died from job related causes.

 

11/26/1904 Frank Miller Firefighter-City of Dunkirk Killed by train
3/12/1910 Jonathan Hanson Firefighter-City of Jamestown Building Collapse
3/16/1910 Alfred Shoesmith Firefighter-City of Jamestown Head Injuries
6/19/1915 George Kendall Police Officer-City of Jamestown Killed in Line of Duty
1/1/1917 Frank Wood Motorman-J-W-N Railroad Train Accident
1/1/1917 Herman Swanson Motorman-J-W-N Railroad Train Accident
2/7/1927 George Morton Firefighter-City of Jamestown Fighting a Fire
1930 Donald Leid Police Officer-City of Jamestown Killed in Line of Duty
10/21/1930 Harry Baker Firefighter-City of Jamestown Fighting a Fire
6/13/1934 Oscar Bloom Firefighter-City of Jamestown Fighting a Fire
6/13/1934 Walter Kastenhuber Firefighter-City of Jamestown Fighting a Fire
6/14/1934 Harold Anderson Firefighter-City of Jamestown Fighting a Fire
6/14/1934 Raymond Allison Firefighter-City of Jamestown Fighting a Fire
7/21/1939 John Tanner Basket Factory-Town of Stockton Caught in machinery
7/31/1942 Donald Tanner Farmer-Town of Stockton Logging Accident
12/17/1945 Alan J. Wares Truck Driver-County of Chautauqua Snowplow-train accident
9/20/1947 Waldo E. Douglas Road Worker-Town of Stockton Hit by Car
2/20/1956 Clifford W. Ulrich Truck Driver-N.Y.S D.O.T. Traffic Accident
2/20/1956 George E. Dinsbier Telephone Lineman-C&E Phone Co. Traffic Accident
3/30/1959 Carl B. Neal Carpenter-Niagara Mohawk Building Fall from scaffolding
6/11/1959 Irene M. Howard Farmer-Town of Cherry Creek Caught in hay baler
1/5/1960 John Coe Pump Operator-Al Johnson Const. Co. Drown/Exposure
5/19/1960 Donald Spence Steelworker-Erie Machinery Accident
1/24/1961 Gene MacKendrick Steelworker-Alco Products Argon gas leak
10/1/1961 Mark Elfman Police Officer-City of Dunkirk Killed in Line of Duty
2/6/1962 Glann N. Peters Sheriff Officer-Chautauqua Co. Car Accident
10/25/1962 Clarence Strawburg Truck Driver-County of Chautauqua Train Accident
11/5/1962 Jerome W. Penkaty Construction Worker-Pacos Const. Car Accident
3/18/1963 Chester Jarmolowski Lineman-Village of Westfield Train Accident
11/20/1964 Roy W. McDaniels Construction Worker Crane Accident
4/11/1966 Walter E. Raynor Farm Workers-Town of Chautauqua Farm Worker
6/30/1967 Charles H. Planty Construction Worker-Pacos Const. Ditch cave in
9/1/1967 Joseph Cybart Steelworker-Allegany-Ludlum Chemical Explosion
9/17/1968 Magnus Thompson Truck Driver-County of Chautauqua Hit by Roller
12/7/1969 Clarence R. Olson Farmer-Town of Busti Barn Roof Collapsed
12/12/1969 Chester H. McDaniels Construction Worker-Benchley Const. Crane Accident
1970 James Cummings Firefighter-City of Jamestown Fighting a Fire
8/5/1970 Frank L. Tuttle, Jr. Coal Handler-Niagara Mohawk Hit by truck
9/17/1970 John Veith Operating Engineer-ABC Const. Road Roller Accident
4/16/1971 Floyd W. Baker Farmer-Town of Stockton Tractor Accident
11/30/1973 Charles H. Raner Truck Driver-Fredonia Express Truck Accident
11/30/1973 John Saccamano M.E.O.-Village of Fredonia Cardiac Related
1/21/1976 Thomas Wappat Well driller-Paragon Inc. Gas drilling rig accident
8/20/1976 Linda Beightol Farmer-Town of Ellington Farming Accident
5/14/1977 Paul King D.A./Farmer-Town of Ellery Farming Accident
8/15/1978 William Andrews Laborer-Local #600 Construction Accident
12/12/1978 Carl J. Basile Sales Engineer-Watson Co. Airplane Crash
12/12/1978 Charles V. Condon Sales Manager-Watson Co. Airplane Crash
8/8/1979 Daniel F. Anson Firefighter-City of Dunkirk Fighting a Fire
10/6/1979 Daniel L. Howe Farmer-Town of Villenova Chopper Accident
8/12/1980 Worthy J. Rolph Farmer-Town of Stockton Kicked by horse
3/2/1981 Thomas S. Roberts Farmer-Town of Hanover Bushhog Accident
4/2/1981 Joseph H. Mason B.A.-I.A.M/ Local #65 Cardiac Related
6/30/1981 John Kovel Carpenter-Local #66 Construction Accident
8/29/1981 John Eeles Farmer-Town of Villenova Electrocuted
12/15/1981 Richard W. Walker Cummins Inc./J.A.L.M.C. Traffic Accident
5/8/1982 Frank Madurski Truck Driver-City of Dunkirk Truck Accident
6/16/1982 Alton Herlan General Superintendent-Al Tech Airplane Crash
6/16/1982 Andrew DeFries Supervisor-Al Tech Airplane Crash
6/16/1982 Francis Ardillo Superintendent-Al Tech Airplane Crash
6/16/1982 William Azahm Supervisor-Al Tech Airplane Crash
5/20/1983 Lawrence Miller V.F.D.-Cherry Creek Fire Dept. Cardiac Related
8/26/1983 Russell Davis M.E.O.-Town of North Harmony Electrocuted
2/12/1984 John A. Heppner Jail Guard-Chautauqua County Cardiac Related
3/15/1984 James A. Parment M.E.O.-New York State D.O.T. Mower Accident
8/9/1984 Bruce F. Johnson Electrician-Cummings Engine Plant Electrical Accident
9/13/1986 Chris Alan Tarr Crane Operator-Dunkirk Ice Cream Co. Crane Accident
10/27/1986 Paul Kelly, Jr. Maintenance-Cummins Engine Plant Equipment Accident
2/12/1987 Merle Lewis V.F.D.-Town of Westfield Cardiac Arrest
6/28/1987 James Wolcott Street Superintendant-Village of Brocton Backhoe Accident
4/12/1988 Edward Bigg Oil worker - Town of Stockton Fell from derrick
1989 Steven Nunn Falconer Plate Glass Electrocuted
5/28/1990 Ernest W. Rammelt Farmer-Town of Westfield Farming Accident
6/1/1990 Daniel Joslyn V.F.D.-Maple Springs Motor Vehicle Accident
10/27/1990 Bruce Rhinehart Firefighter-City of Jamestown Cardiac Related
11/18/1990 David Kempf Engineer-Albright Knox Art Gallery Fall from ladder
6/14/1991 Richard Wawro Steelworker-Al Tech Steel Co. Industrial Accident
9/19/1991 Mark C. Meabon Farmer-Town of Poland Farm Accident
2/19/1992 Christopher Salzarullo Watchman-Burns International Security Killed in robbery
8/24/1992 Joseph G. Bohn Maintenance Worker-Dunkirk School Heart Attack
2/21/1994 Jeffery Bull Taxi Driver-City of Dunkirk Killed in robbery
5/20/1994 Alan Szalkowski Truck Driver-County of Chautauqua Heart Attack
9/22/1994 Deborah Ann Histed M.E.O.-Cold Spring Const. Traffic Accident
8/11/1995 Carlton Beadle Steelworker-Al Tech Steel Co. Industrial Accident
10/19/1995 Peter Anderson Skilled Road Maintainer-County of Chautauqua Traffic Accident
5/23/1997 Patrick Tunison Lineman-C&E Telephone Co. Fall/Broken pole
6/30/1997 Richard Nolson Farmer-Town of Villenova Farm Tractor Accident
8/11/1997 Richard L. Bush Business Owner-Town of Clymer Traffic Accident
3/3/1998 Gordon Hess Firefighter-City of Jamestown Armed Forces Reserves
5/9/1998 James Lesch Farmer-Town of Pomfret Farm Equipment Accident
3/3/1999 John C. Bennink Plater of brass-Chautauqua Hardware Fall from platform
3/17/1999 Cheryl H. Steinbach Town Clerk-Town of Chautauqua Traffic Accident
5/15/1999 Melvin Wolfe Farmer-Town of Villenova Tractor Rollover
5/13/2000 Robert Goodwill Tow Motor Operator-Bush Indusstries Factory Accident
9/20/2000 Richard A. Jude Farmer-Town of Clymer Killed by bull
9/4/2001 William Bennett V.F.D.-Village of Kennedy Traffic Accident
9/11/2001 Amy R. King Flight Attendant-United Airlines Airplane Crash
4/19/2002 Lawrence Hooker Farmer-Town of Villenova Heart Attack
7/10/2002 Angela D. Burdick Camp Counselor-Christian Camp Swimming accident
8/15/2002 Burton A. Mahnk Logger-Town of Cherry Creek Tractor Accident
8/29/2002 Jason A. Walker Well Driller-Caster Well Drilling Ditch cave in
12/12/2002 Albert W. Storer Truck Driver-Town of Stockton Traffic Accident
2/22/2003 Lee Turk Tow Motor Operator-Carriage House Heart Attack

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