Places

  • Akron is also known as: Erie County / Akron village.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Bill Paxon (politician), Alex Webster (musician and bassist), Jack Owen (musician and actor), and J. C. Tretter (american football player).

History

It is part of the Buffalo–Niagara Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area. The Village of Akron is located in the Town of Newstead on the west and north slopes of a hill. NY 93 passes through the village. The village was developed after land was purchased from local Native Americans. The site of the village was first settled around 1829, centered around Akron Falls, which provided water power. Akron became an incorporated village in 1849. The village absorbed the community of Fallkirk in its growth. In 1880, the population of Akron was about 1,050. It was then an important cement-producing center, due to local deposits of gypsum. Besides production of cement, the village also produced cigars. Akron is located at 43°1′10″N 78°29′41″W / 43.01944°N 78.49472°W / 43.01944; -78.49472 (43.019309, -78.494644). The village is northeast of Buffalo. According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.0 square miles (5.2 km), all land. Akron is adjacent to the Tonawanda Reservation of the Seneca, but most of the...

There are currently 3 funeral home listings for the city of Akron, New York.

Akron Obituaries

It was disclosed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on February 10th, 2016 that Marlow Webster Cook passed on in Sarasota, Florida.  Cook was 89 years old and was born in Akron, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Marlow Webster's life.

It was revealed by Press Enterprise on May 26th, 2013 that Thomas Carl Houlihan died in Hemet, California.  Houlihan was 65 years old and was born in Akron, NY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Thomas Carl's life.

It was written by Tonawanda News on November 28th, 2011 that George Sr Bencic perished in Akron, New York.  Bencic was 96 years old and was born in Hinton, WV.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor George Sr's life.

It was disclosed on October 14th, 2011 that James J MacRe passed on in Akron, New York.  MacRe was 69 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor James J's life.

It was revealed on April 6th, 2011 that Terry L Thomas passed away in Akron, New York.  Thomas was 63 years old and was born in Johnstown, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Terry L's life.

It was noted by The Post-Journal on August 3rd, 2010 that Marjorie Murray Randall (Hogue) died in Akron, New York.  Ms. Randall was 79 years old and was born in Waynesburg, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Marjorie Murray's life.

It was noted by Tonawanda News on September 2nd, 1986 that Eugene J Dunne perished in Akron, New York.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Eugene J's life.

It was revealed on October 19th, 1918 that Martin F Dr Nolan perished in France.  Nolan was 32 years old and was born in Akron, NY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Martin F Dr's life.

It was written by Tonawanda News on October 1st, 1914 that Eula Grice passed on in Akron, New York.  Grice was 81 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Eula's life.

It was written by Tonawanda News on August 21st, 1914 that Jennie Bostwick passed away in Akron, New York.  Bostwick was 61 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Jennie's life.

Funeral Homes in Akron

Amigone Funeral Home & Cremation Service

As a young man of 24, Daniel Amigone and his young bride Molly opened Amigone Funeral Home and began offering funeral service to families in our community. Inspired by a willingness to help and give of themselves when others were in a time of...

Amigone Funeral Home & Cremation Service

Daniel Amigone and his young bride Molly opened Amigone Funeral Home and began offering funeral service to families in our community. Inspired by a willingness to help and give of themselves when others were in a time of difficulty bore the...

Bohm-Calarco-Smith Funeral

Our story begins in January of 1910, when Harry Ernest Turner, a native of Clarendon, and Harry D. Bartlett of Holley, bought the Williamson Furniture and Undertaking Store.Our current location was built circa 1828 and was the office of Dr....

Brian K Lewis Funeral Home

Our caring and highly trained staff is qualified to advise and assist your family in planning a funeral and choosing the options that suits your family’s needs and your loved ones wishes.We are able to assist you in holding services in a wide...

Brunner Funeral Home

The Brunner Funeral Home was started by William Brunner, Jr. in 1947 after serving in the U.S. Army during WWII. The funeral home was opened in his father's home where it is to this day. Bill Brunner was really great at swinging a hammer. He put...

Christopher Mitchell Funeral

Since 1957, we have provided the residents of Orleans County with the very finest in personal and honest care. Our unwavering commitment is the foundation of our heritage of service, and it is a tradition we proudly share with our families.

Comfort Funeral Home, Inc.

We have years of experience caring for families in the Greater East Aurora, NY area. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.

Curtin Funeral Home Incorporated

The Curtin Funeral Home, Inc. is family owned and operated. We are proud of the quality service, experience and personal attention we devote to every family. Our attention to your needs is what has set our funeral homes apart since 1952. Our...

Lakeside Memorial Funeral Home

In 1970, our father Anthony M. Castiglia founded Lakeside Memorial Funeral Home, Inc. ​For over 30 years, our funeral home has been proudly serving the families of our community. We understand how important it is to listen carefully.

Lange Funeral Home Incorporated

Built in 1886 this Italianate Victorian Home became Bream & Lange Funeral Home in 1953. Shortly thereafter, Mr. Bream sold his interest to partner, Mark I. Lange, changing the name to Lange Funeral Home. Mark Lange operated the funeral home until...

MT Calvary Cemetery

Since 1859 Mount Calvary Cemetery Group has prided itself on offering the families we serve caring, compassionate attention. No matter your needs, from the most elaborate of accommodations to the simplest, we can help you find the perfect spot...

Mesnekoff Funeral Home Incorporated

The Mesnekoffs have been associated with the funeral business industry since 1935, when Nathan Mesnekoff started his first funeral home. In 1952 Nathan built Delaware Park Memorial Chapel where he was joined by his son Melvyn. In 1983, Melvyn's...

Pacer Funeral Home Incorporated

Pacer Funeral Home is a fourth-generation, family operated business and we are very proud of our heritage and commitment to Western New York. We maintain three full-service facilities and operate a fleet of vehicles second to none in the area.

Quinn-Amigone Funeral Home

The memories of your loved ones can help us ease a difficult time. With offering you a Memorial Video we are able to take some of your most cherished memories and make them come alive.

Salinardo Funeral Home

As a young man of 24, Daniel Amigone and his young bride Molly opened Amigone Funeral Home and began offering funeral service to families in our community. Inspired by a willingness to help and give of themselves when others were in a time of...

Taylor & Reynolds Funeral Home

Taylor & Reynolds Funeral Home is a family owned and operated business. We have been giving caring service to families with a one-on-one approach for generations. We have made our living in our business in an independent and proud way by helping...

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Bernhardt Funeral Home
130 Main St
Akron, NY 14001
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Childs Funeral Home
10 Eckerson Ave
Akron, NY 14001
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J Leonard Mc Andrew Funeral Hm
32 John St
Akron, NY 14001

Akron Funeral Home News

Pat Martel, 83, Maison Martel of Akron owner
Akron restaurateur Pat Martel ... Lux said her father met her mother, Ann, on a blind date in New York City while in the service. After they married in 1953, they returned to her mother's home state of Colorado, where Mr. Martel became a U.S. citizen in ...
http://www.ohio.com/lifestyle/106397448.html

West Side Neighborhood Watch
WEST AKRON: Burglaries occurred at the following locations ... and more bundles of ad sections from a New York paper on Oviatt Road. He believed the delivery people are discarding their unused ads in the housing complex during the night.
http://akron.com/akron-ohio-neighborhoods.asp?aID=10642

Harold R. Hansen
New York City; and White Plains ... Gloria's children, Linda (David) Quigley, of Carmel, Ind., Laura (Edward) Carey, of Akron, Ohio, Troy (Brooke) Ferber, of Rocky River, Ohio, and Todd Ferber, of Stuart. He also had 18 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
http://www.seacoastonline.com/articles/20101104-PUBLICRECORDS04-11040379

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Funeral - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A funeral is a ceremony for celebrating, sanctifying, or remembering the life of a person who has died. Funerary customs comprise the complex of beliefs and ...
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Funeral (album) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Funeral is the debut full-length album by Canadian indie rock band Arcade Fire, released on September 14, 2004 in North America by Merge Records and on ...
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Obits
Childs Funeral Home LLC, offer our families personalized service. Commemorating the life of a loved one is an extremely emotional and personal experience.
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Akron Funeral Homes and funeral services in Ohio
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