James G. Dobstaff

May 7, 1947March 5, 2018

DOBSTAFF - James G. Of Orchard Park, NY, March 5, 2018. Beloved husband of Billie R. (nee Dodd); dearest father of James E. (fiancee of Tina Miller) Dobstaff; loving papa of Leila and Amelia Dobstaff; dearest brother of Sharon (Michael) Malzer and Gary (Susan) Dobstaff; also survived by several nieces and nephews. Family present Friday 1-4 and 7-9PM at the HOY FUNERAL HOME, 3855 Seneca St., West Seneca. Relatives and friends are invited to a Funeral Service Saturday morning at 10:30 at Ebenezer United Church of Christ, 630 Main St., West Seneca, NY. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorials may be made in Jim's memory to American Legion Post #567 or Ebenezer United Church of Christ. Jim was a member of American Legion Post #567, West Seneca Lodge #1111 F&AM, Ismailia Temple and retired from the Buffalo VA Hospital after more than 30 years of service.


  • VISITATION Friday, March 9, 2018
  • VISITATION Friday, March 9, 2018
  • FUNERAL SERVICE Saturday, March 10, 2018

James G. Dobstaff

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Karen bOGLEV

March 9, 2018

Dear Billie and family, I just read of Jims passing and am so sorry for your loss. May God bless him with eternal life and may God bless you and yours with the strength to get through this very difficult time... With Deepest Sympathy and Love and Prayers, Karen Boglev

Walter Weirich Jr

March 9, 2018

I am very saddened to hear of Jim's passing. I knew Jim from being a former member of Orchard Park Post 567, where Jim was a member. I am honored to have known this man as he was a good friend and a very special individual. My sincere condolences go out to Jim's wife Billie, his family, and friends. May Jim remain forever in our hearts. R.I.P., my friend, we will meet again.

Bob & Sandra (Wesolek) Daley

March 7, 2018

Dearest Billie, It was sad to learn of Jim's passing. Bob remembers being in homeroom with Jim in our senior year. We are very sorry for your loss and offer our heartfelt sympathy. May you find the strength to cope during this difficult time.

john welker

March 7, 2018

To Sharon , Gary , Billie and the Dobstaff family....we are very sorry for your loss...we have very fond memories of our Winchester days..our thoughts and prayers are with you....John and Karen ( Kinmartin ) Welker