VISIT OAKWOOD

Grounds: Open everyday
of the year Dawn to Dusk 

Office: 9am-12pm  1pm-4pm
Monday - Friday 

Oakwood Cemetery 

763 Portage Road
Niagara Falls, NY 14301 

Office/Fax: 716.284.5131 

  

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Sunday
Feb272011

Whitney Mallam - President

Whitney W. Mallam has been a practicing attorney in Niagara Falls for over 40 years.  He has served both on community boards and as volunteer for several organizations.  

Whitney's Great, Great, Great Grandfather is Parkhurst Whitney who came to Niagara Falls in 1810.  Mr. Whitney was one of the owners of the Cataract House.  The hotel was located right on the bank of the Niagara River by the Falls.  Under his ownership, it became the largest hotel in Niagara Falls at the time.  Mr. Whitney's wife, Cylinda, traces her roots to the Mayflower in 1620.   The Three Sister Islands are named in honor of Mr. & Mrs. Whitney's daughters.  Little Brother Island is named after their son.  Both Parkhurst and Cylinda are buried in Oakwood Cemetery, as are their children and grandchildren.

Mr. Mallam resides in Lewiston, NY.

Sunday
Feb272011

Robert "Butch" Kazeangin - Vice President


Robert (Butch) Kazeangin is a long –standing member of the Niagara Falls community.  As well as serving as Vice President of the Oakwood Board of Trustees, he serves on numerous boards throughout the area.  He is a member of the Board of Directors for HANCI, The United Way of Greater Niagara as well as treasurer of the Niagara Falls Education Foundation Association.  Robert, Butch as he is known by his family and friends, served for 15 years as a member of the Niagara Falls Board of Education and three (3) terms as President.  He is a former Circulation Director for the Niagara Gazette and recently retired from The Buffalo News. He has now joined the staff at the Niagara Falls Public Library as the Administrative Assistant to the Library Director.

 

Sunday
Feb272011

Otto F. Redanz, Jr - Treasurer

 

Sunday
Feb272011

Alan Kranitz - Financial Secretary

Alan Kranitz has served as President of the Life Underwriters Association, his Synagogue and the National Conference of Christians and Jews, and as a Board Member of several Civic and Charitable organizations including Rotary and Mount Saint Mary's Hospital.  He has been an invited speaker by several Industry Forums and Public Educational Seminars relating to Financial Planning issues.  Alan is both a Chartered Life Underwriter and Chartered Financial Consultant and is a life member of the International Million Dollar Roundtable in the Financial Services Industry.

A lifelong resident of Western New York, Alan is the third generation of his family in the area business community.

Sunday
Feb272011

Mike Hooper - Financial Director