Kay DeSimone, of Rome, NY, died Tuesday April 18, 2018 at Bethany Gardens, Rome. Miss DeSimone was born in Rome, NY the daughter of the late Anthony & Lena (Peraino) DeSimone. She was a graduate of Rome Free Academy. Miss DeSimone retired from Marine Midland Bank, Rome after thirty-eight years of service, as the Associate Director. She was a strong supporter and volunteer for the American Cancer Society, where she would coordinate a yearly fund raiser. She was an Honorary Life member of the Rome Chamber of Commerce, she was a very active member of the Rotary Club of Rome, where Kay loved being a greeter before the meetings. Kay was a member of the Republican 100,000 Club, a very active member of the Rome Republican Committee, and was the recipient of the Republican Lincoln Award in 2015. She was a member of the Rome and Utica ARC. Miss DeSimone was predeceased by, her sisters Marie Walker, Susan Pelton, her brother Michael DeSimone, brothers-in-law Lyle Pelton, and Don Walker. Miss DeSimone is survived by her many cousins. Funeral services will be conducted Monday 10:30 A.M. in St. Paul’s Church, Rome. Burial will be in St. John’s Cemetery, Rome. At Kay’s request there are no calling hours. The arrangements are in the care of Miss DeSimone’s cousins of the Sugar Funeral Home, Fulton, NY. Memorial gifts may be made to St. Paul’s Church Memorial Fund, Rome NY.
March 12, 2018
Anna Pederson, 79; of Fulton will be buried at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton Saturday, April 21 at 11:30 AM with Deacon Nick Alvaro giving the final rite of committal. The Sugar Funeral Home, 224 W. 2nd St. S., Fulton has care of the arrangements.
David L. Calderone, 66, of Oswego died Friday April 13, 2018 in St. Joseph Hospital, Syracuse after a sudden and brief illness. He was born in Watertown the son of the late Martin and Margaret (Wall) Calderone. He grew up in the Mexico, NY area and later moved to Oswego where he resided. David enjoyed watching Buffalo Bills, and the Atlanta Braves. David was working as a baker for Garafolo’s, Oswego, at the time of his passing. He is survived by his siblings William (Cheri) Calderone of Oswego, Thomas (Gloria) Calderone of Oswego, August (Susan) Calderone of Fulton, Ann Calderone of Syracuse Jean (Michael) Truckey of MA, and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents he was predeceased by his brothers Louis and Lawrence Calderone, and a great niece Sophia E. Call. Calling hours will be Tuesday April 24, 2018 from 4:00 – 6:00 PM at the Sugar Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th St. Oswego.
April 13, 2018
Mary J. Stinson, 89, of New Haven died Friday April 13, 2018 peacefully at her home with her family by her side. She was born in New York City, NY the daughter of the late Francis and Mary (O’Malley) Lysaght. Mrs. Stinson worked as a telephone operator in Long Island, and as a housekeeper at Starlight Motel, East Lyme, CT. She was a communicant of St. Peter’s Church, Oswego. Mrs. Stinson was predeceased by her husband Owen Stinson April 29, 2002. She is survived by her children Nancy Mazzoli of Oswego, David Stinson of Oswego. She is also survived by her grandchildren Mark Mazzoli, Ami Jo Jordal, Gina (Brad) Wentworth, Alison Long, Erin (Gary Pickrell) Stinson, great grandchildren Adison McConnell, Shaine and Owynn Jordal, Kaylin and Jack Long, and Amelia Wentworth. Mrs Stinson was predeceased by her siblings Alice Bennett, Frances Reisert, and James Lysaght. Funeral services and burial will be private. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.
Cambria Rose Noel, infant daughter of Aylonna Whitney and Damien Noel died Wednesday April 11, 2018 in the Oswego Hospital. In addition to her parents Cambria is survived by her brother Kai Noel, maternal grandparents Heidi Kazmierski and Steven Whitney, paternal grandparents Norman (Charlie) Noel and Cathleen Wiggins, her maternal great grandparents Joseph (Christine) Bolduc, Patrick Hardy, Goldie Whitney, and paternal great grandmother Lenna Otis. Cambria is also survived by her aunts and uncles Bryonna Whitney, Anthony Kazmierski, Nicholas Kazmierski, Christopher Kazmierski, and Heavenly Noel. Funeral services and burial were private. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar Funeral Home Inc. 224 w. 2nd. St. S. Fulton.
April 8, 2018
John J. Bonacorsi, 90, of Oswego died Sunday April 8, 2018 in St. Luke Health Services, Oswego. He was born in Giarre, Italy the son of the late Alfred and Leonarda (Ferlito) Bonacorsi. Mr. Bonacorsi worked for Lakeshore Transportation for over 42 years as a truck driver. He served in the United States Army during World War II. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. Mr. Bonacorsi is survived by his wife Amelia Bonacorsi of Oswego and their daughter Anne Marie (John) Coviello of Boston, and grandchildren Christina Marie Coviello, and Joseph John Coviello. He was predeceased by his siblings Sam Bonacorsi, Joe Bonacorsi, Tony Bonacorsi, Alfred Bonacorsi, Mary Messiano, and Jean Crandall. Funeral services will be Thursday April 12, 2018 at 10:00 AM in St. Joseph Church. Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery. Calling hours will be Wednesday from 4:00 – 6:00 PM at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.
March 21, 2018
Evelyn G. Vanderhaden, 76; of Fulton will be buried in St. Mary’s Cemetery 9:30 AM April 13th with a committal service to be given by Rev. Joseph Scardella. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S., Fulton has care of the arrangements.
March 27, 2018
Evelyn I. Johnson, 91; of Fulton will be buried 11:15 AM April 14th at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.
April 5, 2018
Amy Cooper, 38; passed away suddenly at her home after a short illness. She was born in Oswego, NY and has been resident of North Carolina and Fulton for all of her life. Amy was past employed with the Red Brick Pub, Fulton as a cook and more recently she has worked in a local bakery. She enjoyed cooking and pickling foods for her Dad and family. Amy was pre-deceased by her 2 daughters: Kassandra R. Daniels and Amariyah L. Daniels. She is survived by her son Kendrick Cooper of WA, mother: Michelle E. Lamb of NC, father: Gary Cooper of Fulton, 2 brothers: Adam Cooper of Fulton, Eric Cooper of WA, her sister Heather Austin of NC, and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins. Calling hours will be held 9:00 to 10:30 AM Saturday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S., Fulton with a Memorial Service to follow at 10:30 AM Saturday at the funeral home with Rev. Bruce Schrader officiating. Burial will be held privately.
April 5, 2018
Kimberley A. McAllister, 61, of Oswego died Thursday April 5, 2018 in the Oswego Hospital. She was born in Ogdensburg the daughter of James and Marlene (Higgins) McAllister. Kimberley enjoyed gardening and listening to music. She was predeceased by her husband George Swett. Kimberley is survived by her children Nate Swett of Oswego, Travis Swett of Oswego Liberty Mauch of Oswego, Autumn Swett of Albany, and 11 grandchildren. Services and burial will be private. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home.