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Obituary for Joseph C. Fleckenstein

Joseph C. Fleckenstein of West Valley, passed away Wednesday, September 13, 2023 in his residence at the age of 72.

He was born September 26, 1950 in Springville, a son of the late Francis and Edna (Hedges) Fleckenstein. He was a Machinist for Winsmith in Springville, and he enjoyed coin collecting, feeding and watching birds, giving treats, and had a love for animals.

He is survived by his daughters: Peggy (Tom) Becker of Springville, and Sara (David) Fullington of Farmville, NC; siblings: Wayne (Patty) Fleckenstein of FL, Joyce (late Carl) Bly of TN, Dawn (Dick) Ford of West Valley, Anne (Tim) Malloy of West Valley, Roger (late Debbie) Fleckenstein of FL, Mary (Chris) Stewart of FL, Ray (Michelle) Fleckenstein of FL, and Veronica (Tim) Brown of WV; Grandchildren: Cody Nicholson, Paul (Caitlin) Ekes, Kylee (Brenton) Ettel, Wyatt Fullington, and Connor; great-grandchildren: Joe A. Nicholson, Asher Ekes, Mia Ettel, and Myles Ekes; sister-in-law, Sue Fleckenstein of Sardinia; as well as many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he is predeceased by his brothers, Clayton and Charles Fleckenstein.

There will be no prior visitation. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, September 23, 2023 from 2-6PM at the Bingham Hall in West Valley.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the SPCA of Cattaraugus County, 2944 Route 16 N Olean, NY 14760.