BLESY - Daniel R. Age 76, of Little Valley, NY, passed away May 13, 2014. Mr. Blesy worked for 42 years and 4 months for National Fuel and he also worked for Mecca Bros. and was a Army
veteran. He was a charter member, past President and current Vice President of the Collins Draft Horse, Ox and Pony Club and always brought horses to the lighting of the Tree of Hope. Family was most important to him. He is survived by his wife Susan (Telaak), four sons Daniel F. (Pam), James, John and Mark Blesy and a daughter Deborah Howard and a stepson Scott Johnson and a stepdaughter Amy (Mike )Masson, there are 15 grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren, a brother Michael (Ellen) Blesy and two sisters Ann (Ken) Schunk and Donnalee (Norm) Watts and several nieces and nephews. Friends may call Thursday from 7-9 PM and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the MENTLEY FUNERAL HOME, INC., 411 Rock City Little Valley, NY. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday at 1 PM at Holy Name of Mary R.C. Church in Ellicottville, NY. Burial in Holy Cross Cemetery. Memorials to Collins Draft Horse, Ox and Pony Club or the Ellicottville Library.