Sunday, June 12, 2016

UPDATED Obituary: Zachary L.R. Deschler, 32, Cuba

Zachary L.R. Deschler, 32, of 9741 Rte 446, Cuba, passed away Saturday, June 11, 2016 at home after surrounded by his loving family after losing his battle with brain cancer. Born on January 31, 1984, in Olean, he was a son of Brent L. and Laurie P. Goodrich Deschler. On January 23, 2016, in Cuba he married the former Jillian D. Strong who survives. Zach and his wife were graduates of Cuba Rushford School Class of 2002.  He then attended Edinboro University where he majored in History. He later graduated from Jamestown Community College in Olean.  He had been employed by Cutco Corp. of Olean and most recently as a laborer at Great Lakes Cheese Co. of Cuba until becoming ill. Zach and his wife attended North Park Wesleyan Church. He was an avid guitar player and enjoyed playing in several local bands with friends.  He loved black coffee and had a passion for building dog beds, but most of all spending time with his family and his dog Ralphie was most important to him.

Surviving in addition to his wife are his father, Brent L. Deschler of Portville; his mother, Laurie R. Goodrich Deschler          of Cuba; his daughter Charliegh and stepson Jaedon, both at home; two sisters, Briar (Tom) Auman of Cuba and Brittany (Jason) Stupp of Friendship; his nieces and nephews Chris, Brooklyn, Coleton, Finnegan, Willow, and Killian Zachary; Several Aunts Uncles and Cousins. He was predeceased by his daughter Ameila Laine Deschler, a special aunt Bonnie Shuler, his paternal grandparents Bob and Judy Deschler and maternal grandparents Dee and Isabelle Goodrich.

The family will receive friends at the Mark F. Rinker Funeral Home & Memorial Service, Inc., 9 Bull Street, Cuba, on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m.  Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at North Park Wesleyan Church, 32 Spring St., Cuba. at 11:00 a.m.  The Rev. Jonathan D. Ward, will officiate. Burial will be in Cuba Cemetery, Cuba, New York. Online condolences may be sent to the family at
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to St. Judes Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.