By KIRK WINDUS, COMMUNICATIONS AND FUND DEVELOPMENT MANAGEROctober 15, 2021
For the Holcomb family, life and work on their family farm in Portville was everything.
Donald Holcomb and his wife, Bern (Clayson), operated Butternut Farms, a 600-acre farm that spanned the border of Cattaraugus County and Allegany County.
Don and Bern raised three children Risa Michienzi, Suzanne Pedretti and Ted Holcomb on the farm.
Risa Michienzi remembered that there were always ...