Elizabeth DeBruycker
B: 1926-08-22
D: 2019-01-18
View Details
DeBruycker, Elizabeth
Wilbur Aughenbaugh
B: 1950-01-07
D: 2019-01-08
View Details
Aughenbaugh, Wilbur
Shirley Richardson
B: 1928-01-05
D: 2019-01-06
View Details
Richardson, Shirley
Lena Marchase
B: 1928-10-29
D: 2019-01-01
View Details
Marchase, Lena
Salvatore Rizzo
B: 1934-05-10
D: 2018-12-31
View Details
Rizzo, Salvatore
Christopher Lattuca
B: 1982-02-25
D: 2018-12-23
View Details
Lattuca, Christopher
Arthur Golding
B: 1937-06-05
D: 2018-12-17
View Details
Golding, Arthur
Edith Brian
B: 1934-08-05
D: 2018-12-13
View Details
Brian, Edith
Mae Lyke
B: 1917-11-02
D: 2018-12-10
View Details
Lyke, Mae
Annette Oliver
B: 1963-06-01
D: 2018-12-01
View Details
Oliver, Annette
James Murphy
B: 1950-02-18
D: 2018-11-27
View Details
Murphy, James
Michael Moore
B: 1953-02-25
D: 2018-11-25
View Details
Moore, Michael
Thomas Stella
B: 1952-04-13
D: 2018-11-25
View Details
Stella, Thomas
Patricia Barnes
B: 1935-02-02
D: 2018-11-21
View Details
Barnes, Patricia
Margaret Hally
B: 1921-04-09
D: 2018-11-16
View Details
Hally, Margaret
Carl Rapp
B: 1926-08-11
D: 2018-11-04
View Details
Rapp, Carl
Virginia Nielsen
B: 1928-01-29
D: 2018-10-28
View Details
Nielsen, Virginia
John Weiderman
B: 1950-11-04
D: 2018-10-26
View Details
Weiderman, John
Ronald Bennett
B: 1943-07-03
D: 2018-10-22
View Details
Bennett, Ronald
Gerald Farrell
B: 1941-06-15
D: 2018-10-16
View Details
Farrell, Gerald
Douglas Maher
B: 1953-05-21
D: 2018-10-13
View Details
Maher, Douglas


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
350 Genesee Street
AVON, NY 14414
Phone: 585-226-2340
Fax: 585-226-3484

This Book of Memories memorial website is designed to be a permanent tribute paying tribute to the life and memory of Laurie Kautz-LaBella. It allows family and friends a place to re-visit, interact with each other, share and enhance this tribute for future generations. We are both pleased and proud to provide the Book of Memories to the families of our community.

Thank you.

Select Candle

Obituary for Laurie A. Kautz-LaBella

Laurie A. Kautz-LaBella

Allegany NY Laurie A. Kautz-LaBella of McClure Hollow Rd., Allegany NY, age 63, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at her son Michael’s home in Avon, NY. She was born June 19, 1954, in Olean, NY, to Milton and Constance (Reitz) Kautz. She was a 1972 graduate of Allegany Central School and attended Alfred University, St. Bonaventure University and SUNY Alfred. She worked in sales at Carnahan’s Men’s Store, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, The Muse Magazine, Walmart, Prudential Financial and the Talking Phone Book.

Laurie enjoyed many things in life; archeology, building, camping, cooking, dogs, fine dining, gardening, history, horses, family, friends, reading, skiing, traveling, and writing restaurant reviews; among many other interests. She was also a skilled artist and crafter versed in a variety of media. A lifelong learner, she connected with people from a wide variety of backgrounds and interests.

She is survived by her sons, Michael (Lindsay) LaBella of Avon, NY, Peter (Karaly) LaBella of Olean, NY; her sister, Susan (James) McCarthy of Olean, NY; three nephews, Jason (Mindy) McCarthy, Joshua (Amy) McCarthy and David (Brooke) McCarthy all of Olean, NY; her grandchildren Kyrin and Vincent LaBella of Olean, NY; and six great nephews and nieces.

Family, friends and others whose lives Laurie touched, are invited to a memorial celebration picnic being held at Letchworth State Park, Parade Grounds Shelter, starting at 11:00 AM on Saturday, September 1, 2018. Details regarding the memorial celebration picnic and RSVP can be found at In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to the Allegheny Valley Project – and Friends of Letchworth State Park –

To send flowers to the family of Laurie A. Kautz-LaBella, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos