Pauline E. Avny (Calmenson), age 87, of Fredonia, New York, died Friday March 15, 2013 at the Chautauqua County Home.
Pauline was born in Carbondale, PA. She has a Masters Degree in Education and taught elementary school for ten
years in the Pittsburgh Public School system. Prior to this career, she was a librarian at US Steel Company in Pittsburgh. In 1960 she married Sam Avny. She was appointed President of A & A Enterprises, Inc., an aluminum products company which was located in Dunkirk, started by her husband Sam. Pauline served a multitude tasks there including accounting, sales, and office work among others.
Pauline E. Avny
Besides her husband Sam, Pauline is survived by her son Jay Avny of West Seneca, NY. 2 daughters: Tammy Gavigan of Pittsburgh, PA and Leona Avny of Lake City, FL., and her brother Kenneth Calmenson of Florida. Funeral Services will be held at the LARSON-TIMKO FUNERAL HOME, 20 Central Ave., Fredonia, Monday at 1 p.m. Interment will be in the Willowbrook Park Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at larsontimko funeralhome.com. Arrangements by David J. Dengler.