July 20, 2016
Rebecca F. Kaminuk, 82, of Fulton died Wednesday July 20, 2016 in the Oswego Hospital. Mrs. Kaminuk was born in Fulton the daughter of the late Douglas and Helen (Hare) Morton. She was a retired LPN from A. L. Lee Memorial Hospital, Fulton. Mrs. Kaminuk was a member of Holy Trinity Church, and a former member of Immaculate Conception’s Church music ministry program. Mrs. Kaminuk was predeceased by her husband Peter Kaminuk, and her sons Stephen and Richard Turner. She is survived by her children David (Diane) Turner, Charlotte (Greg Kennedy) Goss, Mary Beth Pepper, daughters-in-law Cindy and Joyce Turner, several grandchildren, great grandchild, and her sisters Mary Ann Ettelson, and Joan O’Neil. In addition she was predeceased by her brothers Douglas and Michael Morton. Funeral services and burial at St. Mary’s Cemetery were private. The arrangements were in the care of the Sugar Funeral Home Inc. 224 W. 2nd. St. S. Fulton.
Jon E. Harwood, 73, of Fulton died Thursday July 14, 2016 in St. Joseph Hospital, Syracuse. Services and burial were held privately. The arrangements were in care of the Sugar Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th. St Oswego.
July 8, 2016
Jody J. Loetterle, 51; of Fulton, NY passed away Friday at Oswego Hospital, Oswego. Jody was a longtime worker at Oswego Industries. He was an avid fan of cartoons and simply loved watching Sponge Bob Square Pants. He was pre-deceased by his father Wayne Loetterle in 2005, sisters Dale Coleman in 2006 and Dawn Coleman in 2016. Jody is survived by his mother Marilynne Loetterle of Fulton, siblings: Cheryl (Don) Porter of Sidney,NY; Robin Rose of Fulton, Teresa Loetterle of Fulton, Timothy (Amy) Loetterle of Fulton, Jamie Loetterle of FL., Scott (Patty) Loetterle of FL., and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Service will be conducted Monday at 6:00 PM with Debbie Rose officiating. Burial will be held privately at Fairdale Cemetery, Hannibal, NY. Calling hours will be conducted Monday from 4;00 to 6:00 PM at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton.
July 5, 2016
Frances Behrens Clift, 96; of Bishop Commons, Oswego, NY passed away on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at St. Luke Health Services, Oswego, NY.
Frances was born in Jersey City, NJ to the late Henry and Helen (Helfrich) Behrens. She and her late husband of 51 years A. Vernon Clift raised their three children in Nyack, and Pearl River, NY. Mrs. Clift was past employed with Atlantic Microfilm Co., Spring Valley, NY where she worked for over ten years. After their children were grown, Frances and Vernon relocated to Lake Ariel, PA. They became longtime members and devoted many years to the revitalization of St. John’s Episcopal Church, Hamlin, PA. One of Frances’ favorite pastimes was to work with the pre-school children in the church’s nursery school. In 2010, Frances moved to Bishop Commons, Oswego, NY. There she enjoyed playing cards with her friends, making puzzles, bird-watching, and performing with the bell choir. Frances always chose to make the best of every situation with her faith, child-like enthusiasm, and giving nature. She will be greatly missed by her friends and family. Frances is survived by her three children: Patricia (David) Cohen of Bluffton, SC; Stephen H. (Vicki) Clift of Swansboro, NC; Philip A. (Sandy) Clift of Fulton, NY; her grandchildren who brought her great joy included: Lisa (Joe) Lindland Racz, Jeffrey (Jennifer Upham) Clift, Jennifer Clift, and step grandchild Stacie (John) Peebles, and several nieces and nephews. Frances was pre-deceased by her sister Louise Quackenbush, grandson Mark Lindland, and step grandson Brian Ferber. At the request of Frances there will be no calling hours. A graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will be held privately in the Salem Cemetery, Hamlin, PA. Memorial Contributions may be made in honor of Frances to St. John’s Episcopal Church, PO Box 118, Hamlin, PA 18427. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., Fulton are in care of the arrangements.
July 4, 2016
Carol Snyder, 80, of Oswego died Monday July 4, 2016 in Oswego. Carol was born in Oswego the daughter of the late Frederick and Genevieve (Woolson) Snyder. She worked for nine years as a nurse’s aide at Elm Crest Nursing Home in Oswego and later worked at the Pontiac Hotel for seven years in the maintenance department. Carol enjoyed visiting with people, and walking through the Oswego Farmers Market, In addition to her parents she was predeceased by her siblings Bernard Snyder, Helen Carpenter, Frederick Snyder, John Snyder, and Rodney Snyder. Carol leaves behind several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Graveside services will be Wednesday July 6, 2016 at 8:00 a.m. in North Scriba Cemetery. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 West 4th St. Oswego, NY 13126.
September 28, 2015
John Fisher, 85; of Fulton, NY. Graveside Services and Burial will be held 10:00 AM Saturday, July 9th at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton with Deacon David Sweenie officiating. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.
June 27, 2016
Yarelis Jimenez, 29, of Oswego died Monday June 27, 2016 in the Oswego Hospital. She was born in Lares, PR the daughter of Wilfredo Jimenez and the late Primitiva Rivera. Yarelis was a former employee of St. Luke Health Services in the housekeeping department. She is survived by her children Nashalis, Kelwin, Dairo, and Angelin Reyes, her father Wilfredo Jimenez and her siblings Hermes (Ashley) Jimenez of Fulton, Wilfred Jimenez Reyes, Adam Jimenez Reyes, Thais Marie Jimenez Reyes, Johanni Jimenez Reyes, Zuleka Jimenez, and several aunt, uncles, and cousins. Funeral services will be Friday at 10:30 a.m. in the Sugar Funeral Home, Fulton. Burial will be in Mt. Adnah Cemetery. Calling hours will be Friday 9:30 to 10:30 prior to the services at the funeral home 224 W. 2nd. St. S. Fulton.
June 25, 2016
Joseph F LaBeef, 68, of Fulton died Saturday in the Veterans Hospital, in Syracuse. Mr. LaBeef was born in Fulton the son of the late Mador and Margaret (Clemons) LaBeef. He retired from Lockheed Martin, Syracuse after 41 years of service. Mr. LaBeef served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War from 1965 until 1969, as a medic. He enjoyed fishing, woodworking and cooking. Mr. LaBeef is survived by his wife of 46 years Millie (Smith) LaBeef of Fulton and sons Joseph (Mary) LaBeef of Fulton, Steven LaBeef of Fulton, and his grandchildren Kirby, Koda, Schyler, and Levi. In addition he is survived by his siblings Peggy Wheelock of Watertown, Dory Allen of Fulton, Steven (Sherry) LaBeef of Fulton, Joanne (Tod) Gibson of Fulton, and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his son Michael LaBeef in 2006, and his sister Tobie Hemings. Funeral services and burial will be private. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar Funeral Home Inc., 224 W. 2nd. St. Fulton.
June 24, 2016
Nancy A Natoli, 77, of Oswego died Friday June 24, 2016 in Seneca Hill Manor, Volney. She was born in Oswego the daughter of the late George “Bart” and Ida (Rice) Natoli. Nancy worked in housekeeping for the Oswego Hospital. She is survived by her siblings Bart (Nan) Natoli of MA; James (Nancy) Natoli of Oswego; Theresa Lill of Oswego; Ann (Ulysses) Busch of VA; Georgianna (George) Bartholmew of South Butler, and several nieces and nephews. Nancy was predeceased by her siblings Joseph Natoli, Mary Busch, and Ida Jean Luther. Funeral services and burial will be private. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego, NY 13126
June 23, 2016
John R. Reilly, 82, of Fulton died Thursday in St. Luke Health Services, Oswego. Mr. Reilly was born in Rochester the son of the late John and Mary (LaPlant) Reilly. He worked in production planning for General Electric in Syracuse for forty years. He was the owner of Reilly’s Firearms in Fulton. He was the Union Stewart of the AFL-CIO-IUE Local #320. He was a member of the United States Naval Reserves from 1952 until 1960. He was a former altar boy and usher for Holy Family Church. Mr. Reilly is survived by his wife Elaine M. (Buske) Reilly of Fulton, and his children John D. (Shirlvy) Reilly of Georgia; Michael R. Reilly of Fulton; Sandra Ann Reilly of Fulton; Douglas M. (Susan) Reilly of New Hampshire; Richard J. Reilly of Liverpool, Sallie A. (Bill) Acker of Fulton; 8 grandchildren, Christopher (Lilly), Stephanie, Katie, Matthew, Brian, Sara, McKenzie, and Taylor, and one great granddaughter Arianna, and his niece Sarah. Mr. Reilly was predeceased by his sister Patricia Reilly. Funeral services and burial will be private. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar Funeral Home Inc., 224 W. 2nd. St. Fulton.