April 18, 2014
David LaClair Sr., 78; of Fulton died Friday at Morning Star Care Center, Oswego. Mr. LaClair was born in Fulton to the late Edmund and Angeline (McNally) LaClair. He remained a life resident of Fulton. Mr. LaClair was a United States Veteran having served in the Air Force during the Korean War. He retired from General Electric after 30 years of service. He was pre-deceased by his daughter Kathryn LaClair and grandson David Earl. Mr. LaClair is survived by his wife of 55 years Jean LaClair of Fulton, 3 children: Tammy (Daniel) Bullard, Jane LaClair, and David (Kelly) LaClair Jr., all of Fulton, sister Beatrice LaClair of Liverpool, 7 grandchildren, and 9 great grandchildren. Mr. LaClair’s final wish was to donate his body to science. His gift was made to the Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY. There will be a funeral service at the convenience of the family. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.
Catherine J. D’Amore Tesoriero, 97, of Oswego died Sunday April 13, 2014, at St. Luke Health Services, Oswego. Mrs. Tesoriero was born in Oswego the daughter of the late Sam and Adeline (D’Amico) D’Amore. She was a graduate of the Oswego High School class of 1934, and she received a Professional Secretarial Standard Cerificate from National Secretaries Association. Mrs. Tesoriero was a member of the National and New York State Association of Educational Secretaries, and a chapter member of Oswego County Educational Secretaries Association and Clerical Association of Oswego City School District. Mrs. Tesoriero was a member of the senior advisory Council for the City of Oswego. She was employed with the City of Oswego for fourteen years in various offices including the vital records as a statistical registrar. Mrs. Tesoriero worked for twenty-four years for the Oswego City School District, retiring in 1979, as the secretary to the Superintendent of Schools. She was a communicant of St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Oswego. Mrs. Tesoriero was predeceased by her husband Anthony Tesoriero, daughter Florence, and her sisters Yolanda Lee, and Isabelle Molinari. She is survived by her children Anthony (Martha) Tesoriero of OH, Karen (Dale) Connors of Va., her brother Dr. Patrick D’Amore of Fredonia, NY, six grandchildren, and six great grandchildren, and several nieces, and nephews. Funeral services will be Wednesday April16, 2014 at 9:00a.m. in St. Mary of the Assumption Church. Burial will be in All Saints Mausoleum. Calling hours will be Tuesday from 4:00 – 7:00 at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego. Contributions may be made to St. Mary’s Church Preservation Fund.
April 9, 2014
Robert A. Duval, 49 of Oswego died Wednesday April 9, 2014 in University Hospital, Syracuse, after a courageous battle with colon cancer. Robert was born in Oswego the son of Robert E. Duval of Oswego and the late Suzanne (Horton) Duval. In addition to his mother he was also predeceased by his sister Janet Tucker and his beloved dog Pheobe. He is survived by his father Robert E. Duval, and sisters Roberta (Erman) D’Alesandro of NC, Deborah (Kenneth) Graham of FL, 5 nieces Christina, Jessica, Janelle, Brianna, Katie, and two great nieces Alyssa, and Alexis. Calling hours will be Saturday 9:00 -11:00 a.m. at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego. Private spring burial will be in Oswego Town Rural Cemetery.
April 9, 2014
Kathleen A. Osborne, 66, of Fulton died Wednesday in the Oswego Hospital. Mrs. Osborne was born in Rome the daughter of Agnes Reber of Rome and the late Albert Reber. She was the manager of Tops Friendly Markets in Fulton and Auburn. Mrs. Osborne enjoyed gardening, crossword puzzles, and her time with her dogs Cooper and Maggie.
Mrs. Osborne was predeceased by her husband Clyde Osborne and their sisiter Diana Schon. She is survived by her children Debra (Michelle King) Dixon of Durhamville, NY, Todd Osborn of Liverpool, her mother Agnes Reber of Rome, stepsons Shawn Osborne of Fulton, Wesley Osborne of Fulton, siblings Thomas (Alison) Reber of Fulton, Donald (Gail) Reber of Sherrill, Elaine Kerfien of Fulton, Albert (Holly) Reber of Camden. Mrs. Osborne was the loving grandmother to her grandchildren Jacob and Elizabeth Osborn, Karlee and Taylor Nichols, and Nicholas Osborn and Cassie Osborn and her great grandchildren Harper and Izabella. In addition she is survived by several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday 11:00 a.m. at the Sugar Funeral Home, Fulton. Burial will be in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Calling hours will be Saturday 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home 224 W. 2nd. St. S. Fulton.
April 6, 2014
Anna E. Rogers, 81, of Oswego died Sunday morning at Morningstar nursing home. Mrs. Rogers was born in Oswego the daughter of the late Clarence and Kathleen (Stetts) Roland. She was a former employee of Fitzgibbons Boiler Works, Oswego and a proof reader for the Palladium Times Newspaper, Oswego. Mrs. Rogers was a past member of the Catholic Daughters of America, Oswego, and she is a communicant of St. Peter’s Church Oswego. Mrs. Rogers was a devoted and loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She is survived by her husband of 60 years Gilbert Rogers of Oswego and their children Diane (John) Sawyer of Oswego, Russell Rogers of Oswego, and four grandchildren Noah and Ian Rogers, and Amanda and Gregory Sawyer, and several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Rogers was predeceased by her son Alan Rogers in 1977, and her siblings Donald, George, Arthur, and Rose Roland, and Dorothy Gillen, and Barbara Lazzaro. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday 10:00 a.m. in St. Peter’s Church, East Albany St. Oswego, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. George Wurz. Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery. Calling hours will be Wednesday 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.
March 26, 2014
Sharon Elizabeth Martin, 71; of Fulton died at Maytown Manor Inc., Florida after a long illness. She was born in Syracuse, NY to the late Francis P. and Verna May (Lyke) Fitzgerald. Mrs. Martin has been a lifetime resident of Fulton and enjoyed traveling to Florida during the winter months. She owned and operated Shannon’s Hot Dogs, Fulton for 20 years. Mrs. Martin enjoyed crafting and cross stitch. She was also an avid reader and gardener. Mrs. Martin is survived by her husband of 50 years: Frederick Stephen Martin, Sr., of Fulton, their children: Frederick Stephen Martin, Jr., of Fulton, Shannon Marie (Joel) Cordone of Hastings, NY, Stephanie Mary Czirr of Albuquerque, New Mexico, Sara Margaret (Peter) Pascale of Kingston, NJ., 4 siblings: Patricia A. Fitzgerald of Cicero, NY, Kay M. Roemer of Naperville, IL., Barbara M. Williams of Grow City, OH, Michele F. Betts of Clay, NY, 4 grandchildren: Jeffrey P. Martin, Megan M. Cordone, and twins Alexander J. and Kayla M. Cordone. Funeral Services will be held 9:00 am Monday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., and 9:30 AM at Holy Trinity Church, Fulton where a mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. Jerome Amaechi. Burial will be held in the spring at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hours will be conducted
2:00 to 5:00 PM Sunday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton. The family would like to thank the Hospice Workers for their loving care and gentle manner and they would encourage in lieu of flowers donations be made in Sharon’s honor to the Halifax Health Hospice, 3800 Woodbriar Trail, Port Orange, FL., 32129.
March 21, 2014
Brindsley “Brin” McCann, 85 died Friday March 21, 2014 in University Hospital, Syracuse. Mr. McCann was born in Volney the son of Myron and Gertrude McCann. Mr. McCann worked for Sealright Co. for forty-five years before his retirement. He served in the United States Army from 1950 until 1952. He was a member of the Volney seniors and a communicant of Sacred Heart Church. Mr. McCann was predeceased by his wife Mary F. McCann in 2014, and his siblings Fred, Richard, Maurice, Donald, Worden, Louis McCann and Eileen Mileskey, Dorothy Miller, Eleanor Lachut, and Gertrude Craw. He is survived by several nieces and nephews. Spring burial will be in New Haven Cemetery. There are no calling hours. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar Funeral Home, 224 W. 2nd. St. S. Fulton.
March 17, 2014
Ezra Michael Natoli – Bourdon infant son of David Bourdon and Marianne Natoli entered into God’s Loving Arms on Monday March 17, 2014 at Highland Hospital, Rochester, due to Triploid Syndrome. In addition to his parents Ezra is survived by his brother Ledger Natoli – Bourdon, his maternal grandparents Bob and Peggy Natoli of Oswego, paternal grandparents Jim and Nancy Bourdon of Oswego paternal great grandmother Phyllis Maniccia of Oswego, uncles Bobby Natoli of Oswego, Matt (Mylien Le) Bourdon of Washington, DC, his aunt Emily Bourdon of Oswego and cousin Hannah Bourdon of Oswego. Funeral services and burial for Ezra, will be private. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.
March 14, 2014
Timothy M. Fellows, 51 formerly of Ohio and currently of Fulton died Friday at Oswego Hospital, Oswego. He was born in Oswego, NY to the late Donald and Evelyn (Sawyer) Fellows. Mr. Fellows enjoyed spending time on his computer. He was pre-deceased by his step-mother Patricia M. Fellows in 2013. Mr. Fellows is survived by his longtime caregiver Perry May of OH., 11 sibling: Lucian (Debbie) Fellows of TN, Robert Fellows of FL., Dorothy (Terry) Dery of Fulton, Patricia (Mark) Bristol of Volney, Jeffrey (Carrie) Fellows of Fulton, James (P.J.) Fellows of Fulton, Brenda (Walt) Leiste of WA, David Fellows of TN., Donna (Rodney) Blackmar of Oswego, Linda (Ray) Duvall of FL., Bryan (Michelle) Fellows of Liverpool, 3 step-brothers: Rodney Howe of Fulton, Anthony Howe of VA, and Floyd (Carolyn) Raff of Fulton and several nieces and nephews. There will be no funeral services. Burial will be held privately. Calling hours will be conducted 9:00 to 11:00 AM Saturday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton.
March 14, 2014
Ramona Horning Barker, 76; of Fulton died Friday at Michaud Residential Health Services, Fulton. Mrs. Barker was born in Fulton to the late Raymond and Sarah (Tilton) Horning. She was a former resident of Florida and has lived most of her life in Fulton, NY. Mrs. Barker worked as a technician with Orkin Pest Control, Florida, and took and early retirement from Nestles Co., Fulton after 15 years of service. Mrs. Barker enjoyed collecting and selling antiques and she was an avid gardener. She was pre-deceased by 2 brothers: Raymond Horning Jr., in 1994, and Roger Horning Sr., in 2002. Mrs. Barker is survived by her son Blake (Cheryl) Barker of IL., 2 grandchildren: Justice and Zoe Barker both of IL, and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Services and Burial will be held privately. Calling hours will be conducted Monday from 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton.