BAMFORD - Yvonne R. (nee Hoover) March 24, 2014. Beloved mother of Thomas J. (Patsy) Bamford; loving grandmother of Nicole and Thomas Jr. (Jillian) Bamford; daughter of the late John C. and the late Sophia (Capleski) Hoover. Born in Shamokin, PA and moved to Buffalo in 1952, Yvonne was a retired LPN from Buffalo General Hospital and Bristol Home. A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the NIGHTENGALE FUNERAL HOME, 1884 South Park Ave. (822-4371).