January 12, 2017
Robert G. Crawford, 87, of Oswego died Thursday January 12, 2017 in St. Luke Health Services. He was born in Kittanning, PA the son of the late George and Ruth (Harer) Crawford. Mr. Crawford lived most of his life in California and Northeast, PA before moving to Oswego in July of 2015. Mr. Crawford worked as a civil engineer for Bechtel Co., in Michigan, Ralph Parsons in CA, and he was an independent contractor at Camp Pendleton. Later he became head of maintenance at Rancho Santa Fe Golf Course in CA. Mr. Crawford served in the United States Marine Corp. during the Korean War. He was a national member of the VFW, and a member of the Knights of Columbus in Northeast, PA. Mr. Crawford was predeceased by his wife Marcella Crawford in 2014. He is survived by his children Catherine (Keith) Hook of Oswego, and Robert (Kimauni) Crawford in CA, and his grandchildren Stephen, Andrew, Clare, and Sydney. Funeral services will be Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in St. Stephen’s Church where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. Richard Morisette. Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery. There will be no calling hours. Arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 West 4th St. Oswego, NY 13126.
January 10, 2017
Billie Jo Stone, 25, of Fulton, died Tuesday January 10, 2017 at home after a sudden attack. She was a member of ARISE. Billie Jo enjoying bowling, camping, and was a strong supporter of the NY Yankee’s. She is survived by her mother Deborah Merrill, and stepfather Richard Pullen of Fulton, her father James Merrill of Florida, her boyfriend Harvey Webster of Fulton, sisters Ann (Brian) Hayes of Marcellus, Christina (Mark Meddley) Moon of Weedsport, brother Richard Reynolds of Fulton; half-sisters Marlena Burleson, and Tammy Buchanan; half-brothers Thomas Merrill, and James Merrill Jr. all of NC, and her maternal grandmother Frances Ward. In addition she is survived by her loving nieces and nephews, whom she loved spending time with Kalista, Natalie, Karissa, Justin, and Hunter, and her aunts, uncles, and cousins. She was predeceased by her brother Timothy Merrill, sister Elizabeth Merrill, maternal grandfather Robert Ward, paternal grandparents Lyman and Katherine Merrill. Funeral services will be Monday 6:00p.m. at the Sugar Funeral Home Inc. Calling hours will be conducted Monday 4:00 to 6:00 PM at the Sugar Funeral Home Inc. 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton.
January 6, 2017
Edith Clark, 97; of Fulton passed away peacefully at Seneca Hill Manor, Volney, NY. She was born in Fulton to the late John and Anne (Alleva) Luciano. She remained a lifetime resident of Fulton. Mrs. Clark was pre-deceased by her husband Howard F. Clark in 1984 and son Ronald R. Clark in 2008. She is survived by her daughter-in-law Bonnie Clark of Fulton, grandchildren: Kelly (Michael) Maliszewski of Fulton, and Ryan H. (Stacey) Clark of Fulton and 5 great grandchildren: Benjamin, Bella, and Brodie Maliszewski, and Gabriell and Jacob Clark. A graveside service will be held in the spring at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.
January 3, 2017
Leah Norine Emley Malambri, 95; formerly of Fulton, NY passed away peacefully at Bennett Place, New Albany, Indiana. She was born March 17, 1921 in Wisner, Nebraska to the late Raymond and Lillian (Neilson) Emley. She was a longtime resident of Fulton, NY before moving to Indiana to be closer to her children. Leah worked as a Registered Nurse at the Douglas County Hospital in Omaha, NE when she met her late husband Sgt. Joseph S. Malambri. They later moved to Fulton, NY and opened their business Joe Malambri Trucking. Leah was also passed employed with A.L. Lee Memorial Hospital, Fulton. Upon their retirement, she and Joseph decided to move to Florida. She was a past member of the Holy Family Church, Fulton Altar Rosary Society and the Eagles Club in Hornell, NY. In addition to her husband Leah was pre-deceased by their daughter Cathy Malambri, and her siblings: Ruth Drobny, Marian Oliva, Charles, Joseph, John and Maurice Emley. She is survived by 3 children: son Lee (Janine) Malambri of IN, daughters: Lillian (Jack) Bates of ME and JoAnn (Tom) Coker of CO and sister Arliss Moreland of SD, 4 grandchildren, 5 step grandchildren, 2 great granddaughters, 4 step great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be held 4:00 to 6:00 PM Monday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S., Fulton. Funeral Services will follow at 6:00 PM Monday in the funeral home with Rev. John Canorro officiating. Burial will be held in the Spring at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton.
December 31, 2016
Catherine T. Spaman, 99; of Fulton passed away peacefully at St. Luke Health Services, Oswego. She was born in Fulton to the late Angelo and Assunta (Massaro) Chalone. Mrs. Spaman retired from Sealright, Fulton after several years of service. She was a member of the Catholic Daughters of America Court Pere Le Moyne and a communicant of Holy Trinity Church, Fulton. Mrs. Spaman was pre-deceased by her husband Robert Spaman. She is survived by her 6 children: Rosalie (Salvatore) Pappalardo of Fulton, Rosalind Knight of NC, Joseph (Kathleen) Spaman of NJ, Susan (Robert) Olson of MN, Francis Spaman of Parish, NY, and Kathleen (Daniel) France of OH, brother-in-law Howard Hall of Oswego, and sister-in-law Winfred “Winnie” Spaman 13 grandchildren and 23 great, 4 great great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Service will be held 10:00 AM Wednesday at Holy Trinity Church, Fulton where a mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. John Canorro. Burial will be held in the spring at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hours will be conducted Tuesday 4:00 to 7:00 PM at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton. Contributions may be made to Holy Trinity Church 309 Buffalo St. Fulton, NY 13069 or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
December 29, 2016
Kristina Rose Skogfeldt, 20, died Thursday December 29, 2016 from injuries suffered from an automobile accident. Kristina was born in Johnson City, was has been a resident of Oswego for most of her life. She was a former employee at Paul’s Big M, Oswego Pizza Hut, Friendly’s and more recent OCO as a resident councilor. Kristina was a graduate of the Oswego High School, where she was a member of the cheerleading squad. Kristina is survived by her mother Shelly (Joe Musumeci) Spaziano of Oswego, her brothers Richard (Lauren) Spaziano of Guam, Kurtis (Andrea Michalski) Spaziano of Oswego, her father Rolf Skogfeldt of Syracuse, her grandmother Delores Skogfeldt of Endwell, NY, niece Hannah Spaziano of Oswego, and several aunts, uncles, and cousins. Kristina was predeceased by her maternal grandparents Richard and Frances Fullington, and paternal grandfather Herbert Skogfeldt. Funeral services and burial will be private. Calling hours will be conducted Monday 4:00 to 6:00 PM at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 West 4th St. Oswego, NY 13126.
December 25, 2016
John Raymond Ross, 91, of Oswego died Sunday December 25, 2016 peacefully at his home with his children at his side. Mr. Ross was born in Oswego, the son of the late Frank and Mary (Wells) Ross. He retired from Niagara Mohawk – National Grid as a chief electrician at the hydro and sub stations. He served in the United States Navy during World War II, as a radio operator aboard the ships stationed in the Pacific Ocean. Mr. Ross was predeceased by his wife Virginia Ross in 2010. He is survived by his children Kathleen (Jerry) Brown of Oswego, Steven (Susan) Ross of Oswego, grandchildren Michael Brown, Brittany (Andrew) Fultz, and Kelsey Ross, and his brother and sister-in-law Sam and Kay Sugar, and several nieces, and nephews. In addition to his wife, and parents, he was also predeceased by his siblings Arlene Donoghue, Joe Ross, and Shirley Foster. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday December 29, 2016 at 9:30 a.m. from the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, Oswego, and at 10:00 a.m. in St. Joseph’s Church where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery, Oswego. Calling hours will be Wednesday December 28, 2016 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the funeral home 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.
December 24, 2016
Clara “Tudy” Waugh Ford, 91; of Fulton peacefully died Saturday at St. Luke Health Services, Oswego. She was born in Minetto, NY to the late Harold and Marguerite (Peavey) Waugh. Mrs. Ford remained a lifetime resident of Fulton. She was a longtime communicant of All Saints Episcopal Church, Fulton. Mrs. Ford was pre-deceased by her siblings: Thomas and Willard Waugh, Ethel Roy and Marian Spaulding. She was a loving wife, mother and homemaker. Tudy is survived by her husband of 68 years Francis “Fritz” Ford of Fulton, their son Robert (Donna Simmons) Ford of Edgewater, FL, their daughter Carol Ford of Fulton, 2 grandchildren: Michael and Lindsay Ford, and 3 great grandchildren: Brandon Demling, Caitlin Whitney and Tanner Demling, and daughter-in-law and family friend Sandra Ford. Funeral Service will be conducted 3:00 PM Wednesday with Rev. James Tschudy officiating. Burial will be held privately at Mt. Adnah Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hours will be held Wednesday from 1:00 to 3:00 PM at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., Fulton.
December 18, 2016
Daniel C. Parish, 71; of Volney; passed away peacefully at home. He was born in Fulton, NY to the late Louis and Gladys (Richards) Parish. Mr. Parish remained a lifetime resident of Fulton. He was a Fulton High School graduate where he lettered in Football. Mr. Parish enjoyed a private life at home where he also loved to cook. Mr. Parish was past employed with Syroco, Baldwinsville, NY. He was pre-deceased by his 3 siblings: Elaine V. Parish Reitz, Gloria Parish and Richard Parish. Mr. Parish is survived by 2 children: Monique and Michael and several grandchildren, nieces and nephews. There will be no funeral service. Burial will be held privately in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.
December 15, 2016
William “Bill” Haskins, 49; of Fulton passed away peacefully at Oswego Hospital. Bill was born in Oswego, NY and he had been a resident of Fulton for over 25 years. He was an avid fisherman and hunter. Bill enjoyed spending time with this children and grandsons. He especially loved to watch his son Austin play basketball and to share his passion for hunting with his son Mitchell. He was pre-deceased by his father Daniel Haskins. Bill is survived by his wife of 20 years Diane Haskins of Fulton, his daughter Candice (Brian) Bigelow of Volney, NY; his sons: Austin and Mitchell Haskins both of Fulton, his mother Shirley Sanford of Scriba, NY; his step-father Randy Sanford of Lorraine, NY; 6 siblings: Debbie Haskins of Oswego, Dan (Buff) Haskins of Cato, NY; Tracy (Brad) Rombough of New Haven, NY; Brandy (Dan) Ruckdeschel of TX, Christina Haskins, and Jeremy Haskins of Fulton, NY; 5 grandsons, and several nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be held 4:00 to 6:00 PM Tuesday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton. Burial will be held privately. There will be no funeral services