Lynn E. Volk of Cuba, N.Y., formerly of Jamestown, passed away Sunday, May 11, 2014, at 9:45 a.m. in Mercy South Buffalo Hospital, the result of a stroke suffered on Monday, April 28, 2014.
Lynn was born Dec. 13, 1957, in Jamestown, N.Y., to Robert and Sylvia Williams Volk. He was a 1976 graduate of Southwestern Central High School, and had worked at Falconer Glass Industries for more than 14 years as a silver technician.
On Aug. 11, 1990, he married Janice Eichelberger of Westfield, N.Y.
After Falconer Glass closed, Lynn enrolled at Jamestown Community College. He later transferred to Gannon University of Erie, Pa., where he earned his associate degree in health sciences (psychology, chemistry and philosophy).
Lynn worked as a diagnostic radiographer at Ole-an General and St. Francis Hospitals in Olean, N.Y. He earned his diploma and specialized in bone densi-tometry utilizing the model 'Lunar Prodigy' at the Ber-trand Chaffee Hospital's Women's Healthcare Center.
At Jones Memorial Hospital, he was tutored by Dr. Ayubradiologist, and became a senior medical imager of computerized tomography (CT). He used his training to submit proposals to the board of Cuba Memorial Hospital where he worked on-call to further their expansion measures.
Actively pursuing train-ing, Lynn ventured southeast to Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton, Pa., where he became a multimodality imaging specialist for the 200-bed community-based healthcare facility.
He was a member of Our Lady of The Angels Roman Catholic Church of Cuba and Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Lakewood. During his younger years, he was proud to have earned the Ad Altari Dei award from the Boy Scouts of America through Sacred Heart Church.
Besides his wife of Cuba, N.Y., and parents of Jamestown, Lynn is survived by his three daughters: Shana D. Hitchcock (Luke) of Fort Mitchell, Ala., Alexandria H. Volk and Broque Lynn Volk, both of Cuba, N.Y. three Sons: Kheland B. Volk (Chelsea) of Allentown, N.Y., Adam Volk of Charlotte, N.C., and Aarron Volk (Shari) of Pittsburgh, Pa.; brothers and sisters: Lucinda Pearson, Connie (James) Glace, Roger (Christine) Volk of James-town, N.Y., and Robert W. (Marcela) Pineda-Volk of Chambersburg, Pa.; and father-in-law, Charlie L Bryant of Westfield, N.Y. Lynn was also blessed with five grandchildren. He was predeceased by his sister Sheila Volk of Jamestown, N.Y.; and his mother-in-law, Jonnie M. Bryant.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday, May 16, 2014, in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Lakewood, N.Y. The Rev. Piotr Zaczynski, pastor, will be celebrant.
Burial will be in Sunset Hill Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. Thursday, May 15, in the Lind Funeral Home.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Lynn at www.lindfuneralhome.com.