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

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 revealed by Press Enterprise on May 26th, 2013 that Thomas Carl Houlihan perished 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 reported by Tonawanda News on November 28th, 2011 that George Sr Bencic died in Akron, New York.  Bencic was 96 years old and was born in Hinton, WV.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor George Sr's life.

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

It was written 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 written by The Post-Journal on August 3rd, 2010 that Marjorie Murray Randall (Hogue) perished in Akron, New York.  Ms. Randall was 79 years old and was born in Waynesburg, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow 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 sympathy and honor Eugene J's life.

It was written on October 19th, 1918 that Martin F Dr Nolan passed away in France.  Nolan was 32 years old and was born in Akron, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Martin F Dr's life.

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

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

It was revealed by Tonawanda News on May 21st, 1914 that Byron Adams perished in Akron, New York.  Adams was 81 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Byron's life.

All 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...

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.

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Bernhardt Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Akron, WA 98185
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Childs Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Akron, WA 98185
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J Leonard Mc Andrew Funeral Hm
5423 21st Ave Ne
Akron, WA 98185

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 ...
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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.
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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 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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