Pauline E. Avny

Pauline E. Avny (Calmenson), age 87, of Fredonia, New York, died Friday March 15, 2013 at the Chautauqua County Home.

Pauline was born in Carbondale, PA. She has a Masters Degree in Education and taught elementary school for ten

years in the Pittsburgh Public School system. Prior to this career, she was a librarian at US Steel Company in Pittsburgh. In 1960 she married Sam Avny. She was appointed President of A & A Enterprises, Inc., an aluminum products company which was located in Dunkirk, started by her husband Sam. Pauline served a multitude tasks there including accounting, sales, and office work among others.

Besides her husband Sam, Pauline is survived by her son Jay Avny of West Seneca, NY. 2 daughters: Tammy Gavigan of Pittsburgh, PA and Leona Avny of Lake City, FL., and her brother Kenneth Calmenson of Florida. Funeral Services will be held at the LARSON-TIMKO FUNERAL HOME, 20 Central Ave., Fredonia, Monday at 1 p.m. Interment will be in the Willowbrook Park Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at larsontimko funeralhome.com. Arrangements by David J. Dengler.