Francis R. Deloff

February 17, 2017
Francis R. Deloff, 70; of Oswego passed away Friday at home. He was born in Syracuse, NY to the late Louis and Susie (Lamie) Deloff. Mr. Deloff has been a longtime resident of Oswego, NY. He was a graduate of Hannibal Central High School—Class of 1966. He retired from Printing with Speedway Press, Oswego. Mr. Deloff enjoyed watching NASCAR and the Syracuse Orangeman. He also loved to go to the local Farmer’s Markets. Mr. Deloff is survived by his wife of 32 years Dola Deloff, their 2 sons: Jeffrey Deloff of VA and Daniel Deloff of SC, 5 siblings: Rosemary Woodard of NM, Richard (Lucy) Deloff of Hannibal, NY, William (Nancy) Deloff of Phoenix, NY; Walter (Eileen) Deloff of Hannibal, NY; Gary (Patty) Deloff of Pulaski, NY; and his sister-in-law Judy Holthouse of Pulaski, NY and several nieces and nephews. Mr. Deloff was pre-deceased by his brother Thomas Deloff. Funeral Services will be held 5:00 PM Tuesday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S., Fulton. Spring Burial will be held privately at Hannibal Center, Hannibal, NY. Calling hours will be conducted 3:00 to 5:00 PM Tuesday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., Fulton.

Rose Lovecchio Ferazzoli

February, 16, 2017
Rose Lovecchio Ferazzoli, 99; of Fulton passed away Thursday at Oswego Hospital, Oswego. Mrs. Ferazzoli was born in Syracuse, NY to the late Vito and Josephine (Scarafino) Lovecchio. She had been a resident of Fulton since 1942. Mrs. Ferazzoli was past employed at Ferazzoli & Sons, Fulton; The Diamond Shop, Syracuse; Wolcott Jewelry, Wolcott; Joseph’s Jewelers, Fulton; and Ferazzoli & Farrell Jewelry Store, Fulton. She was a longtime member of Holy Family Church, Fulton and Holy Trinity Church, Fulton. Mrs. Ferazzoli was pre-deceased by her husband Joseph Ferazzoli in 2009. She is survived by her 2 daughters and sons-in-law Ann and John Woodworth of Fulton, and Dr. Josephine and Tim Farrell of Fulton, her brother Vito Lovecchio of Volney, 4 grandchildren: Joseph Woodworth, Mark (Janet) Woodworth and John Woodworth III and Dr. Joann (Harold) Quinn; 6 great grandchildren: Garett, Nicholas, Mitchell, Carrie Ann, Matthew, and Ean and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held 11:30 AM Tuesday at Holy Trinity Church, Fulton where a mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. John Canorro. Entombment will be held at All Saint’s Mausoleum, St. Peter’s Cemetery, Oswego, NY. Calling hours will be conducted 4:00 to 7:00 PM Monday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton.

Mark Matthews

February 13, 2017
Mark Matthews, 61; of Fulton passed away peacefully at University Hospital, Syracuse after a prolonged illness. He was born in Syracuse, NY to the late George and Theresa (Barnhill) Matthews. He has been a lifetime resident of Fulton, NY working for many years in Construction. Mark was pre-deceased by siblings: George Matthews Jr., Wayne Byers, Reginald Matthews, Darwin Brown, Theresa (Bart) Clarke, and Ed Devendorf, Ted Devendorf. He is survived by his children: Mark and Nicole Matthews, 7 siblings: Judy House of Baldwinsville, NY; Connie Bertollini of Baldwinsville, NY; Mary (Dan) Parish of Baldwinsville, NY; Timothy Matthews of Costa Rica, Patrick (Janet) Matthews of Oswego, NY; David Matthews of Baldwinsville, NY; and Michael Matthews of Baldwinsville, NY, 3 grandchildren: Michael, Kaitlyn and Robert and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be conducted at 3:30 PM Thursday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton with Rev. John Canorro officiating. There will be a Spring Burial at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hours will be held from 2:00 to 3:30 PM Thursday in the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., Fulton.

Mary J. Hoyt

January 18, 2017
Mary J. Hoyt, 86; of Fulton. Calling hours: Saturday, February 18th from 9 to 11 AM at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S followed by a funeral service at 11 AM with Rev, J, Canorro officiating. Spring Burial: Hillside Cemetery, Central Square, NY.

Marline A. O’Brien

February 5, 2016
Marline A. O’Brien, 63; of Fulton passed away peacefully with her family by her side. She was born in Fulton, NY to the late Myrl and Amelia (Gregory) Lough Sr. Mrs. O’Brien worked for several years as a Floral Designer and Manager at Perkins Florist, Fulton. She loved bird watching and gardening. Mrs. O’Brien is survived by her daughters: Lela Fuller of Fulton and Shauna (Nicholas) Nesbitt of Fulton, her sister Linda (James) Savoir of Parish, NY and 3 loving grandchildren. Funeral Services were held privately. Burial will be held in the spring at Phoenix Rural Cemetery, Phoenix, NY. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.

Robert C. Kimball

February 1, 2017
Robert C. Kimball, 84; of Fulton passed away peacefully Wednesday at St. Luke Health Services, Oswego. Mr. Kimball was born in Fulton, NY to the late Walter and Millicent (Burdick) Kimball. He was a lifetime resident of Fulton and upon retirement he enjoyed traveling throughout the Southern States. He was a United States Veteran having served in the Army during the Korean War from 1952-1954. Mr. Kimball worked as a Meat Cutter at Mirabito Bros., Crosby’s, and Victory Markets in Fulton and Oswego. In his younger years, Mr. Kimball was an avid golfer and softball player. Later he became very accomplished as a water color artist. Mr. Kimball was pre-deceased by his first wife MaryEllen Kimball, and second wife Patricia “Cheech” Kimball. He is survived by his 4 children: MaryEllen (Gary) LaGrou, Robert C. Kimball, Kelly (Wayne) McClellan, Nicole (Tim) Vail all of Fulton, NY, 7 stepchildren: William Marshall of Fulton, Rick Frataccia of GA, Tory Frataccia of IL, Cindy Miranda of CA, Leeland Frataccia of VA, Leesa Gates of Jamestown, NY, James Frataccia of Oswego, NY and several grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held 1:00 PM Saturday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 West 2nd St. S., Fulton with Rev. Tammy Nipper officiating. Burial will be held privately in the spring. Calling hours will be conducted 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Saturday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., Fulton.

Billie Brady

February 1, 2017
Billie Brady, 58, of Oswego died Wednesday evening at home peacefully with her family by her side. She was born in Watertown, NY the daughter of the late Robert and Marian (Fowler) Crandall. Billie has been a resident of Oswego, NY for the last 37 years. She worked for Integrated Community Planning as the coordinator of the traffic safety board since 2003. Billie received her bachelor’s degree in English from SUNY Oswego. She was a member of Zonta Club of Oswego. Billie always cherished the time that she spent with her family and friends, especially going boating, walking, and watching the sun rise and set. She would say “Carpe Diem” “Seize the Day” and enjoy every minute. Billie is survived by her beloved husband of thirty-seven years Dennis Brady of Oswego, their loving sons and daughter-in-law Griffin and Pamela Brady of Buffalo, Nathan Brady of TN, her precious grandson Cormac Brady; her devoted and beloved family: brothers: Peter (Linda) Crandall of Rochester; Gregory Crandall of FL; Kris (Amy) Crandall of Clayton; brothers-in-law and sisters- in-law: Tim (Peggy) Brady, Kevin (Lynda) Brady, Patricia (Debbie Finch) Brady, Vicki Brady, Gary (Michelle) Brady, her aunt, uncle, several nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Friday February 10, 2017 at St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Oswego. Calling hours will be Thursday February 9, 2017 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego. Spring burial will be held July 29, 2017 at Glenwood Cemetery, Watertown. In honor of Billie’s philosophy and work ethic safety came first especially with children. In lieu of flowers please consider donating a bicycle helmet to be placed at the funeral home, then they will be given to those in need which continues her work and passion, or contributions may be made in Billie’s name to Friends of Oswego County Hospice, PO Box 102 Oswego, NY 13126.

Frances T. Boyd

January 28, 2017
Frances T. Boyd, 91; formerly of Connecticut passed away peacefully at her daughter’s home in Sterling NY. She was born in Bridgeport, CT to the late Orazio and Elizabeth Tartaglia. Mrs. Boyd has been a resident of Sterling, NY since April, 2016. Mrs. Boyd was past employed with General Electric, Bridgeport, CT. Family was everything to Frances and being with them gave her great joy. Mrs. Boyd is survived by her three children: Jean Poniros of CT, Janice Lathrop of Sterling, NY, William Boyd of CT, and several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Mrs. Boyd was pre-deceased by her husband William Boyd in 1983, siblings: Mary Stella, Marge Chatlos, Faye Pluchino, Edith Copida, Anna Vetro, William Tartaglia, and Joseph Tartaglia. Funeral Services and Burial will be held in Connecticut at the convenience of the family. There will be no calling hours. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 West Second St. S. has care of the arrangements.

Sophie Pinko

Sophie Pinko, 97, passed away on Monday January 23, 2017 at St. Luke Health Services, Oswego, NY. She was born February 28, 1919 in Fulton, NY, the daughter of the late John and Anna (Drozda) Frank.

Sophie attended Fulton Schools and was employed by Nestles for 15 years before becoming a homemaker.

She was a member of the former St. Michael’s Church and the Alter Rosary Society, and a member of the Fulton Polish Home Ladies Auxiliary.

In her day, she loved to polka dance and could be found in the kitchen with polka music blaring, singing along in Polish while making her pierogies, golabki, kapusta and other Polish and Ukrainian foods. She was still sharing her ethnic recipes into her nineties. Sophie also enjoyed gardening, sewing, crafts, trips to Wildwood, NJ and other polka-related excursions, helping others, and the years she and her husband Michael spent in Safety Harbor, FL.

Sophie was predeceased by her husband Michael Pinko in July 2013; infant daughter Debbie in 1958 and sisters Katherine Spazk, Mary Solowy, Olga Dexter, and Anna Fadden and brothers John and Harry Frank.

She is survived by daughters, Sandra Ford (Bruce Gagne) and Sharon (John) McFadden; grandson Michael Ford; granddaughter Lindsay Demling. Great grandchildren, Brandon Demling, Caitlin Whitney, Tanner Demling and several nieces and nephews.

The family wishes to thank the staff at Bishop Commons and St. Luke Health Services for the wonderful care given to her.

Per Sophie’s wishes there will be no calling hours or service. Private burial will be held for both Sophie and Michael Pinko in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home.

Sandra L. Cali

January 22, 2017

Sandra L. Cali, 66 of Fulton died Sunday, January 22, 2017 in Francis House, Syracuse. Mrs. Cali was born in Westfield, NY the daughter of the late Maurice and Doris (Everett) Waite. Mrs. Cali has been a resident of Fulton for most of her life. She was a former employee of Ontario Orchards, Oswego. Mrs. Cali is survived by her husband Michael Cali of Fulton, daughters Kelly (Robert) Miller, and Tina (Gary) Greenwood both of North Carolina. In addition she has five grandchildren Kaitlin, Karlie, Jessica, Christopher, and Stephanie, and three siblings. Services and burial are private. The arrangements are in care of the Sugar Funeral Home Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton. Contributions may be made in Sandra’s memory to Francis House, 108 Michaels Ave., Syracuse, NY 13208.