Suzanne Marie Dewyea

Suzanne Marie Dewyea (Shreve), 66, of Sinclairville, N.Y., died April 13, 2014, at Brooks Memorial Hospital in Dunkirk.

She was born Dec. 16, 1947, in Union City, Pa., to Charlotte (Donachy) Shreve and the late Ian W. Shreve.

Suzanne was a Christian who enjoyed spreading the word of God through music. She enjoyed collecting and was an avid seam-stress and crafter. She was a loving and devoted mother and grandmother. Suzanne was also a former teacher’s aide with the Cassadaga Valley Central School district.

Suzanne is survived by her children: William H. Dewyea II of Sinclairville, N.Y., Tammy Haskins of Jamestown, N.Y., Tom Phanco of Randolph, N.Y., Lori Mann of Jamestown, N.Y., William J. Dewyea of North Carolina, Amber Dewyea of Erie, Pa., Stephen Dewyea of North Carolina and Heidi Cronin of Sinclairville, N.Y. She is also survived by her 27 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; her mother, Charlotte Shreve; her sisters: Mary Phanco and Jan Harle; and her brother, John Shreve.

She is preceded in death by her husband, William Hubert Dewyea.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Kevin Guest House (, 782 Ellicott St., Buffalo, NY 14203.There are no calling hours. A celebration of life service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements by David J. Dengler, Larson-Timko Funeral Home, 679-9000.