Leland A. Mohawk

IRVING – Leland A. “Curly” Mohawk, age 63, of the Oak Tree Apts. passed away Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at the Mercy Hospital in Buffalo, NY. He was born in Gowanda on March 27, 1950.

Father of Leland (Jeanne) Mohawk Jr. of West Virginia. Grandfather of 3. Also survived by 2 brothers William (Yvonne) Mohawk of Perrysburg, Larry (Cynthia) Mohawk of N.C.; 3 sisters Myra Warrior, Flossie Stafford and Wende Harjo, all of Perrysburg, along with several nieces and nephews.

Leland was preceded in death by parents Allen and Cassie (Cook) Mohawk; brothers Raphael, Randolph and Lloyd Mohawk; sisters Hazel Stafford, Lettie Mohawk and Mabel Larkin.

Friends may call at Myra Warrior’s residence 10993 Indian Hill Rd., Perrysburg, after 3 p.m. today and all day on Thursday. Leland’s funeral will be held Friday March 14, 2014 at 10 a.m. from the house. Burial to follow in the family cemetery where he will be laid to rest next to his companion of many years, the late Doris Collier.

Arrangements are by the SCHINDLER FUNERAL HOME, 44 Center St., Gowanda NY (716)-532-4200.