David V. Marek Tuesday, September 13, 1938 - Friday, July 21, 2017
CATTARAUGUS - David V. Marek, 78, passed away on Friday, July 21 2017 at Gowanda Nursing Home. He was born September 13, 1938, son of the late Leon and Virgie (Coleman) Marek. Mr. Marek was a lifelong farmer on his family's farm in Cattaraugus. He dearly loved animals, especially his kittens and was an avid sports fan. Mr. Marek loved baseball, and was a passionate fan of the Cleveland Indians. Mr. Marek is survived by a daughter, Heather (Jon) Meeder of Blasdell, NY, a brother, Charles (Phyllis) Marek of Cattaraugus, NY, a sister, Evelyn Hebner of Cattaraugus, NY as well as 4 grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews. He is also survived by a special friend, Jean Erskine. Besides his parents, Mr. Marek is predeceased by a brother-in-law, Mark Hebner. Friends may call on Tuesday, July 25 2017 from 11 AM - 1 PM at Mentley Funeral Home Inc. 105 E. Main St. in Gowanda. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, at 1 PM from the funeral home. Burial will be in Liberty Park Cemetery, Cattaraugus. Any memorials may be made to the American Lung Association.