Harold Herman Stolzenberg of Burt, husband of Patricia Foley Stolzenberg, entered into rest on Thursday, March 28, 2013 at the Eastern Niagara Hospital. Harold was born in Newfane, NY on September 25, 1934, son of the late Herman and Caroline Schultz Stolzenberg.
Harold and Patricia were married on July 17, 1954. He retired from Harrison Radiator in 1991 after 31 years. Harold and his brother Don ran D and H Service Station in the late 50s and early 60s. Harold also enjoyed racing stock cars at Ransomville and Holland Speedways. In 1995, Harold and his brother-in-law, John Foley, were in the Great Race which rallied from Ottawa to Mexico City, they were in a 1936 Plymouth and won in his class. He showed a 1946 Ford in Lockport and Olcott Cruise Nights. Harold was an exempt member of the Olcott Fire Company and a member of the Lake Erie Region Antique Auto Club of America.
Father of Donna (James) Lingle, Robert (Melynda) Stolzenberg and Douglas Stolzenberg, all of Burt, NY. Grandfather of Michael (Jennifer) Lingle, Matthew (Margaux) Lingle, Joshua Lingle, Samantha (Michael) McAllister and Steven Stolzenberg. Great-Grandfather of Alan, Simon, Myles and Oliver Lingle; Jenna, Kiara, Riley and Seth McAllister; Hudson and Emerson Lingle. Brother-in-law of Connie (Karl) Beccue. Also survived by several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Predeceased by brothers, Donald and Elwin; and daughter-in-law, Ginger Stolzenberg.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Olcott Fire Company, 1691 Lockport-Olcott Rd., Burt, NY 14028 or Faith Lutheran Church, 2730 Transit Rd., Newfane, NY 14108. Friends may call at the RUTLAND-CORWIN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2670 Main St., Newfane, NY 14108 on MONDAY from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM. Funeral services will be held at the Faith Lutheran Church on Transit Rd., Newfane, NY, on TUESDAY at 10 AM.
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