July 16, 2018
Leianna A.R. Ryder-Yager, infant daughter of Joseph Yager and Marisa Ryder of Fulton, NY passed away peacefully Monday evening at Oswego Hospital. Leianna is also survived by her Maternal Grandparents: Timothy J. Ryder of Syracuse, NY; Apphia (Cary) Parker of Watertown, NY; Paternal Grandparents: Heidi and Stephen Clookey of Cleveland, NY; Maternal Great Grandparents: Carol (Richard) Fontinha of Maine, Richard and Patricia Ryder of MA, and Edith Ryder of CT; Paternal Great Grandparents: John and Laurie Yager of Lakeport, NY; Tom O’Connor of Parish, NY; Denise St. Dennis of Parish, NY and several aunts, uncles, and cousins. She was pre-deceased by her Step Paternal Great Grandmother Frances “Du-Da” Casey. A Calling hour will be held Saturday 9:00 to 10:00 AM at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton. A Memorial Service will be conducted by Leianna’s family to follow at 10:00 AM in the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., Fulton. Burial will be held privately.
July 7, 2018
Jane M. Hart, 90, of Fulton, died Saturday, July 7, 2018 at Morningstar Nursing Home. She worked at Nestles in Fulton. Jane was a former Communicant of St. Michaels Parish, now Holy Trinity. She was a member of the St. Michaels Club and a charter member of Fulton Polish Home. Jane was also a member of the Golden Ager’s and the Fulton Women’s Club. She was pre-deceased by her husband, Jack E. Hart.
Jane is survived by her three sons, Jack R. Hart, David Hart and Charles R. Hart; along with her three grandchildren, Joseph, Michael and Paige.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, July 13, 2018 from Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, in Fulton, NY. Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton NY. Friends and family are invited to call from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, July 12, 2018 from Sugar Funeral Home, 224 W. Second Street, South, Fulton, NY.
July 3, 2018
Gage J. Mayer, 24, of Fulton died Tuesday July 3, 2018 at the Oswego Hospital after a sudden attack at home. He was born in Oswego, and has been a lifetime resident of Fulton. Gage was employed as a front end cashier at Price Chopper, Fulton. He enjoyed playing the card game “Magic” and video games. He especially loved spending time with his family and friends. Gage is survived by his loving parents Tyrone and Amy (Woodward) Mayer of Fulton, maternal grandparents Lynda Woodward of Fulton, Charles Woodward of Fulton, paternal grandfather Thomas Mayer Sr. of Fulton, and several aunts, uncles, and cousins. Gage was predeceased by his grandmother Dawn Mayer. Calling hours will be 4:00 to 6:00 PM Tuesday July 10, 2018 at the Sugar Funeral Home Inc. 224 W. 2nd. St. S. Fulton. Burial will be private.
June 24, 2018
James B. Shutts Jr., 48; passed away on Sunday, June 24th. He was born in Oswego, NY and he had remained a lifetime resident of Fulton. James was a sheet metal worker for several years and had worked the past few years for Novelis, Scriba, NY. He has always been an avid race fan of all types of racing. The last few years he and his son James had spent time racing Karts at Oswego Speedway. James also loved Hockey and enjoyed playing for many years. He was pre-deceased by his sister Vickie Frawley Gioia in 2004. James is survived by his children: James (Rachel Barnes) Shutts and Jessica (Eric) Francis; his best friend and love Melissa Mansfield and her sons: Mitchel and Connor; his mother: Judy (Robert) Young and his father James (Barbara) Shutts Sr., his grandchildren: Austin James Shutts, Ava Lynn Francis and Alaina Francis. James is also survived by his siblings: Donald (Jean) Hart, Joseph Hart, Jennifer (John) LeBlanc, Donna (Erie Baum) Shue, Debra (Dean) Burridge, Douglas (Cynthia) Young, Dennis (Arlene) Young, Danny (Connie Clancy) Young, David (Tom Walker) Young, Mark Cole, Billy Cole, Barbie King, Dickie Whipple and numerous beloved nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be held 4:00 to 6:00 PM Thursday in the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S., followed by a funeral service at 6:00 PM in the funeral home officiated by Rev. Joseph Scardella. Burial will be held privately at Fairdale Cemetery, Hannibal, NY. The family has requested that donations may be made to Paws Across Oswego County: 2035 County Route 1 Oswego, NY 13126 or via PayPal at PAOC@twcny.rr.com
June 23, 2018
Betty J. Parish Dannan of Fulton died Saturday June 23, 2018 at the Manor at Seneca Hill. She was born in Fulton the daughter of the late Raymond and Rose (Ingersoll) Schnur. She was a real estate agent for Century 21, for over forty years. She was a member of the Red Hats, the Women’s Club, and OCDI. Mrs. Parish – Dannan was predeceased by her first husband Clarence Parish, and their son Phillip Parish. She is survived by her husband Thomas Dannan of Fulton, children David Parish of FL, Sandra (Tom) Bryant of Sackets Harbor, and stepchildren Richard (Karen) Dannan of Syracuse, Sandra (George) Sutfin of Ithaca, granddaughter Jennifer, step grandchildren Richard and Eric, great grandchildren Grace, Lauren, and step great grandchildren Blaze, Skylar, and Luther. Funeral services and burial will be private. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar Funeral Home, Fulton.
Jean Marie Wise passed away on November 20, 2017, surrounded by her family at Plymouth Village. She was born in Susanville, California on November 25, 1928 to Raymond J. Wood and Anna T. (Hall) Wood. She grew up in Albany, California with her 2 brothers and attended church at Thousand Oaks Baptist Church, where she is a Life Deacon. She graduated from San Francisco State and went on to teach in the Berkeley School District for 30 years before retiring in 1985. It was on a train trip to New York for a church camp and a visit to see her older brother after graduation that Jean met her husband of 63 years. She was one of a couple of women ticketed on a troop train and John was tasked to keep her safe for the trip. In 1952 John came out to California for a third date and married Jean.
Jean was always very active in Thousand Oaks Church and the Berkeley schools serving in a variety of ways. She was a Kindergarten teacher for most of her years in Berkeley schools, but served as Vice Principal during integration and later was President of the Berkeley Teachers Association.
Upon her retirement she moved to Sebastopol, CA to the apple orchard that they had purchased for retirement. Jean quickly became involved with Red Cross volunteering. In 1997, Jean & John sold the orchard and moved to Plymouth Village in Redlands to be near their only daughter and grandchildren. Here they continued as a community volunteers, active grandparents, education advocates, and still had time to travel, especially trips back east to visit relatives.
Jean is preceded in death by her loving husband, John.
Jean is survived by her brothers, Albert Wood, St Helena Island, SC and Harold Wood, Forestville, CA, along with numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Jean is also survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Rae Ann and Dale Adama of Redlands, three grandchildren, Kirsten and Caleb Allen of Yucaipa CA , Kendra Adama of San Francisco CA, and Kyle Adama and fiancée Ingrid Petersen of Cleveland , OH, along with three great grandchildren, Aila, Alli, and Asher Allen.
Interment in Mt Pleasant Cemetery, will be 11:00 A.M. Friday June 29, 2018. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar Funeral Home Inc., Fulton.
June 18, 2018
Robert Fuller; 92; passed away peacefully at Oswego Hospital after a long illness. Mr. Fuller was born in Fulton, NY to the late George and Florence (Squlanti) Fuller. He had remained a lifetime resident of Fulton. Mr. Fuller was United States Veteran having served in the Army during WWII from 1944 to 1946. He retired from Birdseye, Fulton, NY. He is survived by his wife Arnelle Fuller, his sister Barbara Hutchinson and foster son Alfred Perry. There will be no funeral service or calling hours. Burial will be held privately. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S., Fulton has care of the arrangements.
June 16, 2018
Margaret “Marge” Arroway, 94; of Fulton went to be with the Lord on Saturday, June 16, 2018. She was born in Fulton, NY; January 27, 1924 to the late Iva (Cole) and William Langdon. Marge retired from General Electric, Syracuse, NY after 33 years of service. She enjoyed traveling to Florida and later Arizona for her winters. Marge loved reading and crossword puzzles. She attended the Fulton First United Methodist Church until her move to Seneca Hill in 2016. Marge was pre-deceased by her husband Randall “Sheik” Arroway, and siblings: Pat, Don, Robert, Leonard and Homer Langdon, Vivian Dewitz, Marie Tucker, and Anna Reisman. She is survived by her children: Fran (Debbie) Munger of Fulton, Carol Munger-Martin of Oswego, and Kathy (Ken) Newlan of Tampa, FL., siblings: Viola Johnson, Reta Anguish, Gladys Langdon, Ken Langdon, and Bill Langdon; grandchildren: Josh Munger and Sarah Munger and several nieces and nephews. The Funeral Service and Calling Hour will be held privately at the Fulton First United Methodist Church, Fulton. Burial will be held privately in St. Peter’s Cemetery, Oswego. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S., Fulton has care of the arrangements. Donations may be made to the Fulton First United Methodist Church 1408 State Route 176, Fulton, NY 13069 or to the Charity of One’s Choice.
Tanya M. Kneeskern, 33, of Fulton died Monday June 11, 2018, in the Oswego Hospital, with her family by her side after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Syracuse the daughter of Suzette Taskey of Fulton, and Daniel Kneeskern of Syracuse. Tanya worked for the Home Health Aides of Syracuse, and was the manager of Family Dollar in Syracuse, and as a cashier at Dollar Tree, Syracuse. In addition to her parents Tanya is survived by her children Nicole Tysco and Kayla Kneeskern both of Fulton, her brothers Daniel Kneeskern and Jonathan Casey both of Syracuse. She is also survived by her aunt and godmother Kathleen Dzencelowcz of Baldwinsville, special friends John Tysco and Sasha Garn, and several aunts, uncles, and cousins. Funeral services and burial will be private. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar Funeral Home Inc. 224 w. 2nd. St. S. Fulton.
Chester T. Hoffman Sr., 72, of Fulton died Friday June 8, 2018 in the Oswego Hospital. Mr. Hoffman was born in Auburn the son of the late Chester and Rose (Hosier) Hoffman. He was a truck driver for Fulton Iron & Steel for many years, prior to that he worked for Rodger Dairy Farm and Elmer Taylor’s Dairy Farm, and Darrel Paper Bag’s in Florida. He was a former volunteer with the Volney Fire Department. Mr. Hoffman enjoyed playing cards, bingo, dice, coloring and watching the races. He is survived by his children Diane (Greg) Tyler of Lyons, Brenda (Robert) Hoffman of Savannah, Chester Hoffman Jr. of Oswego, Mary (Richard) Bardin of Hannibal, Dustin (Kay) Hoffman of Fulton, Tammy (Mike) Allen of Clyde, 11 grandchildren, and 12 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his siblings Ina Ward, Sam Hoffman, Ella Ward, and Rose Graves. Calling hours will be Friday from 9:00 to 10:00 at the Sugar Funeral Home Inc. 224 w. 2nd. St. S. Fulton. Burial will be in Fairdale Cemetery.