Rodney L. Brinser

WESTFIELD Rodney L. Brinser, 58, of 127 Bourne Street, Westfield, died Thursday (January 31, 2013) at Heritage Park Rehab and Skilled Nursing in Jamestown, N.Y.

He was born June 17, 1954 in Harrisburg, PA, the son of the late Herbert and Doris Lepperd Brinser.

Rodney was a veteran of the US Army serving as an Emergency Medical Tech-nician, in the 82D Airborne.

He was a florist for the Four Seasons Flower Shop in Westfield.

Rodney enjoyed oil painting landscapes and seascapes.

He is survived by his sister, Lenora (David) Markock of Swoyersville, Pa.; a brother, John (Jennie) Brinser of Ocean Springs, Miss.; a friend, John Monroe of Westfield; and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday (Feb. 9, 2013) in St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Westfield. Rev. Virginia Carr will officiate.

No calling hours will be observed.

Memorials may be made to Hospice Chautauqua County, 20 West Fairmount Ave., Lakewood, N.Y. 14750, or Stray Cats of Westfield, 59 E. Main Street, Westfield, N.Y. 14787.

The Freay Funeral Home, Mayville is in charge of arrangements.