Genevieve Emerling

Genevieve Emerling, 99, of Dunkirk, passed away Sunday morning, June 8, 2014 after a brief illness.

She was born on May 5, 1915 in Silver Springs, NY, and lived in this area most of her life.

Genevieve was a graduate of the Dunkirk Business School and was a retired secretary at SUNY Fredonia after 21 years of service. She was previously employed by New York State for nine years.

She was a member of Holy Trinity Church. She loved her family and dogs.

Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Mary Ann Kiec of Angola, and a son, Richard (Barbara) Victor of Dunkirk, five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

She was predeceased by her first husband, Cornelius Victor, who passed away in 1956, and her second husband, Raymond Emerling, who passed away in 1983.

There will be no prior visitation. Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Memorials to the Lakeshore Humane Society, Chestnut Street, Dunkirk.

Funeral arrangements by the Newman Funeral Home Inc.