Darlene M. Learn


Darlene M. Learn 58 of 32 South Main Street passed away on Monday April 24, 2017 in the Olean General Hospital following a brief illness. She was born on July 1, 1958 in Olean; she was the daughter of Donn “Dick” and Jeannine Brundage Faulkner.

Darlene was a graduate of the Richburg Central School class of 1976. She was a former employee of AVX Corporation Olean.

Surviving is her father Donn “Dick” Faulkner Richburg, three children; Holden Faulkner Portville, Brock Faulkner Friendship, Leala (Richard) Irvin Portville and six grandchildren. Also surviving are three sisters Kathy (Dan) Matacale Wellsville, Vicki (Fred) Dearborn Richburg and Dickee Pastor Cuba. She was preceded in death by her mother Jeannine Faulkner 2003, a grandson Blazedyn Faulkner 2014 and a sister Jeanie Maedl 2014.

Friends may call at the Schaffner Funeral Home Inc. Bolivar on Saturday from 12 noon - 2 PM. Funeral services will be held following visitation at 2 PM. Rev. David Herne of the Heritage AFlame Ministries Bolivar will officiate. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery Friendship. Memorial to the charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family.