August 4, 2009
Barbara J. Lisk, 67, of Minetto, died Tuesday in her home after a short illness. She was born in Oswego the daughter of the late Balz and Elizabeth (Schiessor) Schwitter. Mrs. Lisk was a former teacher’s aide for the Oswego School District working at the Minetto Elementary School. She was the treasurer for the Oswego County Visually Impaired. Mrs. Lisk was predeceased by her husband Joseph Lisk in 1996 and her brothers David, Francis, and Robert Schwitter. Mrs. Lisk is survived by her son Jeffrey (Melissa) Lisk of Oswego, her daughter Cathleen (Michael) Klemenz of Liverpool. In addition to her children Mrs. Lisk is survived by her brothers and sisters James (Shirley) Schwitter of Oswego, Carl Schwitter of Oswego, John (Carole) Schwitter of Hannibal, Mary ( E.T.) Jones of Fulton, Kathyrn (Clyde) Creighton of Fulton, Alice Ketchum of Oswego, Mildred Durfee of Chittenango, Janet Engle of Oswego, and Doris Schwitter of Oswego, and four grandchildren, Sophia and Matthew Klemenz, Zemiah Phrance and Zoe Lisk. Funeral services will be private. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 West Fourth Street, Oswego.