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Giant Sportsman's Raffle at Coudersport Consistory.......100 Firearms and $10,000. Cash......100 guns will be given away in 100 days......Plus Day 101 will be the drawing for $10,000 Cash......Tickets AVAILABLE NOW FOR $100!!..........ONLY 1,000 TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE!!.......Winners to be determined by the Pennsylvania Pick 3 evening drawing............Drawing runs April 1, 2018 thru July 10, 2018...........$10,000 Cash Prize drawing on July 10, 2018.........Tickets may be purchased from the Coudersport Consistory Office from 8 AM to 3 PM Monday through Friday or by mail. You can pay by credit card.........Call us at 1-800-980-8490.

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Coudersport Rabies Clinic – April 7, 2018. A Rabies Clinic will be held Saturday, April 7th from 1:00 to 4:00 pm at the Coudersport Fire Hall. All dogs, cats, and ferrets that are at least 12 weeks old can be vaccinated against the rabies virus. The first time a dog or cat receives a vaccine, it is good for one year. Each time after that, the vaccination is good for three years. Ferrets must be vaccinated annually. All animals attending the clinic must be on a leash or in a container. Cost is $5.00 per animal. The clinic is sponsored by Dr. Lindsay Schwartzmeyer of the Potter County Veterinary Clinic, LLC.

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Winifred “Lee” Peterson, 90, of Church St., Port Allegany, PA

Winifred “Lee” Peterson

Winifred “Lee” Peterson, 90, of Church St., Port Allegany, PA passed away Tuesday (Feb. 7, 2017) in Cole Memorial Hospital, Coudersport.

Born May 31, 1925, in Cuba, NY, she was a daughter of Roy B. and Frances Caswell Lane. She was first married to Russell R. Severn of Olean, NY. On May 27, 1961, in Port Allegany, she married Richard K. Peterson, who predeceased her on May 15, 2007.

Mrs. Peterson graduated from Ten Broeck Academy in Franklinville, NY, in 1941 following which she took medical secretarial training at Jamestown Business Institute in Jamestown, NY. She was employed as medical secretary at the Olean General Hospital, and later in the office of Dr. Norman P. Johnson of Olean. 

After which Mrs. Peterson was executive secretary and personnel director at HiQ Aerovox, Olean, for 12 years: personnel director at the Viko Furniture/Ethan Allen, Eldred, for 10 years. She then was co-owner and club house manager of the Indian Echo Country Club from Feb. 1984 to July 1987. Mrs. Peterson also worked 7 years in the law office of Merle G. Johnson and later with Richard S. Lindhome, retiring in 2003. Mrs. Peterson served 2.5 years as a member of the Municipal Authority of the Port Allegany Borough. 

One of her hobbies was writing poetry and had several poems published.

Surviving is her stepmother, Marie D. Lane and a stepsister, Dawn Gee both of Elma, NY, and a sister-in-law, Coralou P. Carter of Topping, VA, and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Richard, and a brother, Edgar F. Lane.

There will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in Rosehill Cemetery, Smethport.

Memorials can be made to Pleasant Valley S.P.C.A. of Olean, NY, Port Area Ambulance Service, or United Methodist Church both of Port Allegany.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Switzer Funeral Home, Port Allegany.

Condolences can be made to: Coralou P. Carter
P.O. Box 339
Topping. VA 23169


Chris Dickinson said...

Lee was a classy lady. I worked with her in the past. She was always a pleasure to work with. We last visited together a few months ago. I will miss you, Lee. You were a beautiful person inside and out, and now a beautiful angel. Fly high Lee!

Anonymous said...

Wow her stepmother is still alive, how old is she??