March 25, 2015
Rosaria E. Tellini, 86, of Brewerton died Wednesday March 25, 2015, at St. Joseph Hospital, Syracuse. Mrs. Tellini was born in Brooklyn, the daughter of the late Vincent and Angela (Miorana) Alfi. Mrs Tellini was a former employee of New York State. Mrs. Tellini was predeceased by her husband Hugo V. Tellini in 2011, and their daughter Theresa. She is survived by her loving children Joseph (Terrie) Tellini of TX; Vincent (Sandra) Tellini of FL; Angela (Michael) Lucas of Brewerton; Deborah (George) Murray of Pennellville. In addition she is survived by her brother Salvatore (Abby) Alfi, of TX; sister Josephine (John) Tavormina, of GA; twenty-one grandchildren, and her many beautiful great grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Monday 9:00 a.m. from the Sugar Funeral Home, Fulton, and 9:30 a.m. in Holy Trinity Church, Fulton. Calling hours will be Sunday from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the funeral home 224 W. 2nd. St. S., Fulton. Burial will be in Our Lady of Peace, Baldwinsville, NY.
Phillip J. Segretto, 78, of Oswego died Sunday March 22, 2015 in Seneca Hill Manor. He was born in Oswego the son of the late Phillip and Fannie (Sugar) Segretto. Phil worked at Breneman Shade Factory for many years, before driving taxi in Oswego. In addition to his parents Phil was predeceased by his siblings Peter, Michael Segretto, Dorothy Spataro , and grandson Jim Chvala. He is survived by four sons David (Joanie Abare) Chvala of Mansville, Dan (Robin) Chvala of Oswego, Richard (Donna) Chvala of South Carolina and Jim (Nancy) Chvala of CA, and his brother Francis (Josephine) Segretto of Baldwinsville, 9 grandchildren, and great grandchildren. Calling hours will be Friday 3:00 – 5:00 at the Sugar Scanlon Funeral Home 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.
March 13, 2015
Bernard W. Drake, 95; of Fulton died Friday at Oswego Hospital, Oswego. He was born to the late Clifton and Lena (Houghstater) Drake. He was born in Fulton and he remained a lifetime resident of Fulton. Mr. Drake was a United States Veteran having served in the Navy during WWII. He had the privilege to have witnessed the signing of the declaration that ended WWII. He was a member of the CCC and later retired from Armstrong Co., Fulton as a Millwright Leader after 35 years of service. Mr. Drake loved to fish, and hunt. He was an avid bowler and gardener. Mr. Drake also liked to eat black licorice and jelly beans. He was pre-deceased by his wife Emeline Drake in 2008, and his siblings: Clifford Drake and Leona Farnham. Mr. Drake is survived by his children: Kenneth Drake of Fulton, Sharon (John) Smith of Liverpool, 4 grandchildren: Jeffery Becker, Nicole Bogan, Andrew Becker and Jill Zablotny, 11 great grandchildren: Edward, Emily, Madison, Sarah, Allison, Jason, Zachary, Nathan, Adam, Noah, and Lucas and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held 10:00 AM Tuesday at the North Side Baptist Church, Liverpool with Pastor Jeff O’Brien officiating. There will be no calling hours. Burial will be held in the spring at Jacksonville Cemetery, Lysander, NY. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S., Fulton has care of the arrangements.
March 13, 2015
Patricia A. Falanga, 76, of North Rose, NY and a former resident of Fulton died Friday in Rochester General Hospital. Ms. Falanga was born in Fulton the daughter of the late Frank Falanga and Elizabeth Crandall. Ms. Falanga was a registered nurse, nurse practitioner, and she taught nursing at St. Mary’s School of Nursing, and Genesee Community College. She also worked for Sodus Health Center in Sodus, NY. Ms. Falanga retired as the director of Health Services at Monroe Community College. In addition to her parents she was predeceased by her sister Kathleen Falalnga, brother David Falanga, and nephew Fred Falanga. She is survived her brothers Dr. Richard (Jane) Falanga of Oswego, Peter (Barbara) Falanga of Fulton, sister-in-law Connie Falanga, longtime friend Shirley Sharpee, and Shirley’s three children. Ms. Falanga is also survived by her nieces, and nephews Joel, Jeanine, Jennifer, Dr. Jonathan, Theresa, Elizabeth, William, Michael, Paul, Joe, and Tony. Funeral services will be Wednesday 9:30 a.m. in Holy Trinity Church, Fulton. Calling hours will be Tuesday 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. at the Sugar Funeral Home, 224 W. 2nd St. Fulton.
March 12, 2015
Walter E. Glusczyk, 64; of Fulton died Thursday, March 12th at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Syracuse. He was born in Fulton and has remained a lifetime resident of Fulton. Mr. Glusczyk was employed as a Millwright and Carpenter with Armstrong Co, Fulton and Interface Solutions, Fulton. He was a member of the Fulton Elks Lodge #830, and the Fulton Moose Lodge. Walter truly loved spending time with family and friends. He was an avid golfer, loved animals and spending time on the boat, fireworks and taking trips to Las Vegas. Walter is survived by his significant other Gina Reitz of Fulton, daughter Shannon Granada of Las Vegas, NV; grandson Jacob Granada, brother-in-law Bruce Cole of Clay, nieces Heather Fey, and Kristin Cole both of Syracuse. Funeral Services will be conducted Saturday, March 14, 2014 at 11:00 AM at Holy Trinity Church, Fulton where a mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. John Canorro. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements. Contributions may be made to the Oswego County Humane Society, 265 W. 1st St., Oswego, NY 13126.
March 6, 2015
Dorothy Spiegel of Fulton died Friday March 6, 2015 in Oswego. Mrs Spiegel was a homemaker, and she enjoyed crafting. She was predeceased by her husband Lloyd Spiegel Sr. in 2008. Mrs. Spiegel is survived by her sons Lloyd (Cho) Spiegel Jr. of MA, Dennis (Christine) Spiegel of Fulton, and William (Lisa) Spiegel of TN. In addition Mrs. Spiegel is survived by her sister Beverley (Larry) Parkhurst of Fulton, and brother Dick (Carol) LaClaire of Fulton, 3 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Calling hours will be Monday 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the Sugar Funeral Home 224 W. 2nd St Fulton. Spring burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery.
March 5, 2015
Christopher Cughan, 51; of Fulton died Thursday at home. He was born in Fulton to the late Charles Cughan and Beverly J. (Barrus) Cughan. He has been a lifelong resident of Fulton. Mr. Cughan loved to paint and he was an avid Yankee fan. He also enjoyed it when his family would treat him to a day at Turning Stone. Christopher was pre-deceased by his sister Michelle Cughan in 1963, and brother Francis Julien in 2012. He is survived by his siblings: Gregory Cughan, Colleen (Lewis) Baldwin, Kelly (Sam) Dopp all of Fulton and several nieces and nephews. There will be a graveside service held in the spring at Fairdale Cemetery, Hannibal. There will be no calling hours. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S., Fulton has care of the arrangements.
March 5, 2015
Norma Joan (Wimbiscus) Foran passed away Thursday, March 5, 2015 in Oswego, NY. She was born in Buffalo, NY on August 21, 1923. Norma completed North Tonawanda High School in 1941, Erie Community College in 1980 and graduated (Cum Laude) from SUNY at Buffalo, NY in 1986 with a degree in Gerontology. She was past employed by the Internal Revenue Service in Hartford, CT from 1942-1943. She transferred to the Buffalo, NY office and worked from 1944-1946. Norma was best known at Sweet Home Senior High School as the premier guidance secretary from 1965-1986. Friends and family were important to Norma. She loved to host and entertain, and frequently had dinner parties at her home and later her apartment. She enjoyed playing contract bridge and was a member of several bridge clubs with lifelong friendships. Norma also enjoyed knitting, reading and gardening. She loved knitting presents for her great grandchildren and had a true “green thumb” in making things grow. Norma traveled extensively to Germany, Switzerland, and Bermuda all while enjoying the sights and sounds of distant and foreign lands. She also traveled widely in America to Texas, Washington D.C., North Carolina, Florida and Arizona visiting friends and relatives. She enjoyed all these experiences and frequently shared them with her children and grandchildren. Norma even went on an airborne towed glider plane later in life, much to the amazement of her family. Norma was a beloved wife of the late Charles W. Foran, mother of Patricia (Dennis) MacVittie and Timothy R. (Janet) Foran. She was a loving grandmother of Suzanne Summerville, Erin Greco and Julie Foran Marshall. She enjoyed being “GG” (Great Grandmother) to Nathan and Ian Summerville and Owen and Nadia Greco. Her optimism and “go for it” attitude with her granddaughters, her compassion for gay couples, and her love of education will be missed by all. Services will be conducted privately. Burial will be held in Elmlawn Cemetery, Kenmore, NY. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S., Fulton has care of the arrangements.
March 4, 2015
Nicholine “Nicky” M. Iamaio, 97; of Fulton died Wednesday at Michaud Residential Health Services, Fulton. She was born in Fulton to the late Anthony and Rose Corsoniti. Mrs. Iamaio was a lifelong resident of Fulton. She was a member of the Reformed Presbyterian Church, Fulton. Mrs. Iamaio was a great cook and she loved to cook and share meals with her family. Her family felt that she had a heart of gold. Mrs Iamaio was pre-deceased by her husband John Iamaio in 1978, several siblings and son-in-law Don Kidd Sr. She is survived by her children: Theresa (Jim) Weinhold of Fulton, Tony (Joyce) Iamaio of Fulton, Michael (Martha) Iamaio of FL, John (Betty) Iamaio of Webster, NY; Nick (Kathy) Iamaio of Minetto, NY; Tom (Becky) Iamaio of FL, siblings: Tony Corsoniti of Fulton, Rose Tenery of FL, Mary Latino of Fulton, 14 grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Burial will be held in the spring at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hours will be conducted 3:00 to 6:00 PM Monday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton. Nicky’s family would like to extended their sincere gratitude to the staff at Michaud Residential Health Services especially the 2nd floor staff for their respect and compassion that they always extended to their mother.
February 24, 2015
Daniel J. “Cord” Marino, 65, of Oswego died Tuesday February 24, 2015 in the Oswego Hospital. Cord was born in Oswego the son of the late Anthony and Eunice (Kandt) Marino. Cord worked with the Laborers Local #214, and # 633 until his retirement in 2005. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, and mostly spending time with his family and friends vacationing in Florida with the “click”. Cord is survived by his wife of 45 years Brenda (Conzone) Marino, there children Melissa (Brian Bordon) Marino Clary, Michelle (Bob) Garafolo, Daniel “Michael” Marino all of Oswego. His loving grandchildren Morgan, Megan, Cameron, Lauren, Lacey, and Grace. In addition he is survived by his brothers Robert (Sherry) Marino, Tom (Bonnie) Marino, and sisters Toni Lee Rio, and Kathy (Ronald) Hyde all of Oswego. Funeral services will be Friday 9:00 a.m. from the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, and 10:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Church. Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery. Calling hours will be Thursday 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego