Helen L. Bayley

March 20, 2017
Helen L. “Aunt Helen” Bayley, 92; of Fulton will have a committal service and burial with Rev. Moritz Fuchs officiating 11:30 AM Monday April 24th at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.

Michael Stewart Spring Burial

February 23, 2017
Michael Stewart, 55; of Fulton. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, April 22nd 11:00 AM in Holy Trinity Church, Fulton where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. John Canorro. Burial will be held in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.

Patricia Maimone Spring Burial

January 21, 2017
Patricia Maimone, 76; of Fulton. A committal service and burial will be held Friday at 9:30 AM at St. Mary’s Cemetery followed by burial and committal service for her mother Katherine Nastasi at 9:45 AM at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements

Katherine E. Nastasi

April 17, 2017
Katherine E. Nastasi, 98; of Fulton passed away peacefully Monday at Seneca Hill Manor, Volney. Mrs. Nastasi was born in Fulton to the late Rosario and Concetta (Bisazza) Scaringi. She has been a resident of Hannibal, NY for most of her life. Mrs. Nastasi retired from Black Clawson, Fulton after several years of service as a secretary. She had a passion for gardening and she was an avid New York Yankees fan. Mrs. Nastasi loved spending time with her family and she also had a special place in her heart for her beloved cat “Angel.” Katherine was pre-deceased by her husband Joseph Nastasi Sr. in 1954, her daughter Patricia Maimone in 2017, her sister Carmella Nastasi and her brother John Scaringi. Mrs. Nastasi is survived by her 2 children: Joanne (William) Torbitt of Oswego, NY, and Joseph (Joan) Nastasi of Fulton, 6 grandchildren: Jacqueline, Tony and James Nastasi, Melissa (Brian) Mattice, Joseph (Sarah) Maimone, Casey Collins, and several great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be conducted 4:00 to 6:00 PM Thursday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 West Second St. S. Fulton with Funeral Services following at 6:00 PM Thursday with Rev. John Canorro officiating. Burial of Mrs. Nastasi’s daughter Patricia Maimone will be held 9:30 AM Friday at St. Mary’s Cemetery followed by burial of her mother Mrs. Nastasi at 9:45 AM Friday at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton.

Pauline Blake

April 16, 2017
Pauline Blake, 87; passed away peacefully Sunday at St. Luke Health Service, Oswego. She was born in Syracuse, NY to the late Fred and Ruth (Dexter) Warren. Mrs. Blake had been a longtime resident of Fulton before moving to Oswego about 20 years ago. She had worked as a Licensed Practical Nurse since she was 40 years old and later retired in 1994 from Oswego Hospital after 10 years of service. Mrs. Blake was a communicant of St. Mary’s Church. She was an avid fan of Elvis and enjoyed listening to his music. Mrs. Blake is survived by her 5 children: Bernice Blake of Minetto, NY; Barbara (Stan) Pawline of Fulton, NY; Bernard Blake Jr., of Fulton, NY, Timothy (Cheryl) Blake of Fulton, NY; and Paul (Lynda) Blake of Williamson, NY and several grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren and nieces and nephews. She was pre-deceased by her siblings: Gloria Evans, Jack Warren, Russel Warren, Beverly Shue and Rosalie Skelton. A graveside service will be held 11:00 AM Monday, April 24th at Mt. Adnah Cemetery, Fulton with Rev. John Canorro officiating. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S., Fulton has care of the arrangements

Frank W. Bartello

Frank W. Bartello, 80, a resident of Oswego, died Sunday April 16, 2017, in Oswego Hospital.

Born in Oswego, he was the son of the late Michael and Marie (Scharf) Bartello. A life resident, he was educated in the Oswego schools and was a graduate of Oswego High School in 1955 and Oswego State University in 1959. He later pursued graduate studies at Oswego State. Mr. Bartello was married at St. Mary’s Catholic Church on August 22, 1959, to Carol A Bishop, his wife of 57 years. A few years later, he served as Eucharistic Minister at St. Mary’s and was president of the Parish Council. Also in 1959, he began his teaching career in the Oswego City School District where he started as a Driver Education teacher and then went on to teach Industrial Arts and Technology Education. While at the high school, he served as adviser for both the junior and senior classes. At the middle school he served as school auditor and technology club adviser. He taught for more than 35 years, retiring in 1994.

Mr. Bartello served as president of the Oswego High School Band Parents Association, was a past member of the Junior Chamber of Commerce, the Elks, The Sons of the American Legion, and a member of the Knights of Columbus and the Granby Senior Citizens. Mr. Bartello enjoyed reading, music, theater, gardening, and traveling, camping, and spending time with family and friends.

Surviving are his wife, Carol; his two daughters and sons-in-law, Kathy Auyer (Craig) and Linda Goewey (Dean); his grandchildren, Stephanie, Stephen, Nicholas, Matthew and Alexander. Also surviving are his brothers, Richard and James; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Thursday at 9 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated.

Entombment will be in All Saints’ Mausoleum.

Calling hours will be held Wednesday from 4 – 6 p.m. at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. Fourth St., Oswego.

Gifts may be made to St. Mary’s Church Preservation Fund, 103 W. Seventh St., Oswego, NY 13126.

Jane A. Heretyk

April 13, 2017
Jane A. Heretyk, 91, of Fulton died peacefully Thursday evening with her family at her side. She was born in Oswego the daughter of the late John and Rozalia (Kaczowka) Rodak. Mrs. Heretyk has been a resident of Fulton since 1948. She was a 1999 graduate of SUNY Oswego, earning her BA degree in Russian Studies, where she was the recipient of the Dr. Susan Fines Award for Excellence in Russian Language. She studied in Russia, and Italy, and loved to travel. She loved spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren, especially at Christmas. Mrs. Heretyk was predeceased by her husband Walter Heretyk in 1985. She is survived by her loving children Joan (Michael) Foster of Baldwinsville; John (Wendy) Heretyk of Oswego Town; Shelley (Naresh) Garg of Long Valley, NJ; and Nancy (Richard) Abel of Amherst, NY. She is also survived by her beloved grandchildren Katherine (Phillip) Parrish; Jennifer (Thomas) Fisher, Matthew (Katherine) Foster; Jane (Nicholas) Provoncha; and Kevin Abel; 3 great grandchildren, her sister Helen Bressler of Oswego, and several nieces and nephews. In addition she was predeceased by her siblings John, Anna, Paul, Walter, and Joseph. Funeral services will be Tuesday 10:00 AM in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, Minetto, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Burial will be St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hours will be Monday 4:00 – 6:00 PM at the Sugar Funeral Home, 224 W. 2nd. St. S., Fulton, NY. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the modern languages at Oswego College Foundation Inc. 215 Sheldon Hall, Oswego, NY 13126

Virginia Reis

April 7, 2017
Virginia Reis, 70; of Fulton passed away Friday at Oswego Hospital, Oswego. She was born in Auburn, NY to the late Harvey and Mary (Brillo) Webster. Mrs. Reis has been a resident of Hannibal and Sterling, NY for most of her life until she moved three years ago to be closer to her daughter in Granby, NY. Mrs. Reis worked for Wayne’s Pharmacy, Fulton for several years as a cashier. She loved to catalog shop and to be near the water. Mrs. Reis especially enjoyed being by the ocean or spending time at camp. She was known to have a wonderful sense of humor. Mrs. Reis absolutely loved spending time with her grandbabies. She was pre-deceased by her husband Keith Reis, and her brothers and sister Diane, Roger and Donny Webster. She is survived by her 2 daughters Melissa (Harold Smith) Parkhurst of Fulton, NY; and Shelly (Scott) Crawford of Sterling, NY; siblings: Sandy (Jack) Hirsh of Fair Haven, NY; Harvey (Freida) Webster of FL, Larry (Carolann) Webster of Fair Haven, NY; Peggy (Dave) Park of ND, 6 grandchildren: Nicholas, Dakota, and Hannah Muckey, and Ashlie, Ryan, and Taylor Crawford; 3 great granddaughters: Sophia, Leah, and Natalia and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held 6;00 PM Thursday in the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc. Burial will be held privately. Calling hours will be conducted 4:00 to 6:00 PM Thursday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S., Fulton.