September 28, 2017
Loren B. “Butch” Guernsey, 79; of Fulton. A Graveside Service and Burial will be held Wednesday at 3:30 PM at Jacksonville Cemetery, Lysander, NY. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements
September 29, 2017
Joan E. Dain, 89 of Shady Lane, Oswego died Friday September 29, 2017 in Upstate Hospital, Syracuse. Mrs. Dain was born in Brooklyn, NY the daughter of the late John and Gertrude (Minges) Menken. Mrs. Dain was a resident of the Fulton Oswego area for most of her life. She was the manager for Canalview Gifts of Fulton, and later worked at Argersingers, of Fulton. She was past president of the A. L. Lee Memorial Hospital auxiliary, and a hospital volunteer for many years. She was a member of the Fulton Women’s Club and Fulton Friends of History. She was a communicant of St. Paul’s Church, Oswego. Mrs. Dain was predeceased by her husband John E. Dain. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law Robert and Gayle Dain of NC, her brother John Menken of NH, grandchildren Harlee Tuttle, John R. Dain, Zachary Dain, and great grandchildren Riley and Hattie Tuttle. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday 11:00 AM with Rev. Guy Baccaro at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 West 4th St. Oswego, NY 13126. Entombment will be in All Saints Mausoleum, Oswego. Calling hours will be Tuesday morning 10:30 to 11:00 AM at the funeral home 147 W. 4th St Oswego.
September 29, 2017
George Henry Wilbur, infant son of Terry and Brianna Wilbur of Hannibal was laid to rest at Fairdale Rural Cemetery, Hannibal, NY Friday, October 6th. Rev. John Smegelsky gave the final rite of committal during a private service with family. In addition to his parents George Henry is also survived by his brother Leonard Wilbur, maternal grandparents Heidi and Jobie Downs, paternal grandparents Terry and Virginia Wilbur, great grandparents William and Linda Fowler, and several aunts, uncles, great aunts, great uncles, and several cousins. Funeral arrangements were in the care of the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S., Fulton.
September 28, 2017
Loren B. “Butch” Guernsey, 79; of Fulton passed away Thursday at Seneca Hill Manor, Volney, NY after a short illness. He was born in Lysander, NY to the late Burton and Mildred (Payne) Guernsey. Mr. Guernsey was a resident of Fulton for most of his life. He was past employed at Plainville Turkey Farm, Plainville, NY. He was an avid sports fan and enjoyed playing softball during his younger years. Mr. Guernsey also liked to play cards, watch television, and play his electronic Yahtzee game. He was pre-deceased by 3 infant children: Loren Guernsey II, Ricky Guernsey and Kristine Lee Guernsey. Mr. Guernsey is survived by his wife of 58 years: Marjorie Guernsey of Fulton, 7 children: Teresa Guernsey of Fulton, Marjorie (Kevin Sr.) Hines of NC, April Forsythe of Fulton, Berton (Brenda) Guernsey of Fulton, Colleen Guernsey of NC, Loren (Laura) Guernsey III of Westbury, NY, and Floyd Guernsey of Mexico, NY; 3 siblings: Patricia Lindsey of FL., Douglas Johnson of Pennellville, NY and Judith Johnson of Pennellville, NY; and several grandchildren, great grandchildren and nieces and nephews. A Graveside Service and Burial will be held at the convenience of the family in Jacksonville Cemetery, Lysander, NY. There will be no calling hours. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.
Graveside services for Joseph J. Paeno, 72; of Oswego, who died March 7, 2017, will be held 11:00 AM Friday September 22, 2017, at North Scriba Union Cemetery, Scriba, NY. Arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 W. 4th St., Oswego, NY.
September 10, 2017
Mary Vescio, 95; of Fulton passed away peacefully Sunday evening at Oswego Hospital from natural causes. She was born in Mt. Morris, NY to the late Peter and Stephanie (Mauro) Liberti. Mrs. Vescio retired in 1984 from General Electric, Syracuse after 30 years of service. She was an active volunteer at the local nursing home. Mrs. Vescio enjoyed spending time with the residents. She also loved to sing and help the residents with the pet therapy program. Mrs. Vescio was an avid bowler and she loved to crochet. She also loved to tend to her flowers and share starter plants with her family. Mrs. Vescio was a great cook and enjoyed treating her family to her specialties. She was pre-deceased by her husband Anthony J. Vescio and son Anthony P. Vescio. Mrs. Vescio enjoyed keeping a close eye on her whole family and especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren. She is survived by her children: Patricia Kinahan of Baldwinsville, NY, James (Vicki) Vescio of Phoenix, NY; Thomas (Jennifer) Vescio of Fulton; daughter-in-law Anne Page, her brother Charles Liberti of Fulton and several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be conducted at 9:30 AM Friday at Holy Trinity Church, Fulton where a mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. Joseph E. Scardella. Burial will be held in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hours will be conducted Thursday 4:00 to 6:00 PM at Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton.
September 8, 2017
Marion Richards, 88; of Fulton passed away peacefully at home. She was born in Fulton, NY to the late Glenn and Ellen (Smith) Davis. Mrs. Richards remained a lifetime resident of Fulton. She retired from the Fulton Consolidated School District where she had worked as a lunch lady for several years. Mrs. Richards was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Fulton and a member of the church choir. She was pre-deceased by her husband Kenneth W. Richards, and 2 siblings: Ray Davis and Alberta Moore. Mrs. Richards is survived by her daughters: Kathy Richards of Massena, NY, and Kim (Martin) Roarke of Fulton; her sister Nancy (Jim Natoli) of Oswego, 5 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held 10:00 AM Saturday at the First United Methodist Church, Fulton; with Rev. Jefferson Niles officiating. Burial will be held in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery the Western Side. There will be no calling hours. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements
September 5, 2017
Marilyn A Stone, 71, of Fulton died Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Morningstar Care Center, Oswego. Mrs. Stone was born in Syracuse, the daughter of the late Robert and Gloria Evans. She was a past member of the Fulton VFW Post #569 Auxiliary. Mrs. Stone was predeceased by her husband of thirty-nine years William Stone in 2009, and their infant daughter Kimberly Stone in 1975. Mrs. Stone is survived by her twin sister Marion (Russell Shupp) Yarbrough of TN, brother Michael (Mary) Evans of Fulton, her sister Michelle (Phil) Jones of Granby, and her nieces and nephews. A Memorial service will be conducted Saturday at 3:00 PM at the Sugar Funeral Home, Fulton. Calling hours will be Saturday from 2:00 to 3:00 PM at the funeral home 224 W. 2nd. St. S. Fulton.
September 3, 2017
Antonino “Tony” Natoli, 83, of Oswego died Sunday in University Hospital, Syracuse. Mr. Natoli was born in Quattropani, Italy the son of the late Bartolo and Marianna Natoli. Mr. Natoli served in the Italian Navy before coming to America in 1959. He worked with the Painter’s Local # 38 for thirty-five years. Mr. Natoli enjoyed hunting, fishing, and was known especially for his Scriba Strawberries. He loved dancing and entertaining family, and friends by playing his accordion. He was a communicant of St. Joseph Church and a member of the Dante Alighieri Lodge. In retirement years he enjoyed the occasional trip to the casino. He is survived by his wife of 63 years Annette Natoli of Oswego, and their children Anna Marie Natoli of Oswego, and Anthony (Debbie) Natoli of Greece, NY. Mr. Natoli has two grandchildren Nicole (Nick) Natoli King, and Lisa (Sean) Natoli Durfey, and great grandchildren Nina, Ben, and Ella King. In addition he is survived by his siblings Bartolo Natoli of Italy, Annette Giofalo of Italy, Angeline Natoli of Italy, and Luisa Canastra of Australia. Mr. Natoli was predeceased by his sister Maria Catena. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday 10:00 AM in St. Joseph Church. Entombment will be in All Saints Mausoleum, Oswego. Calling hours will be conducted Thursday from 4:00 to 6:00 PM at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 West 4th St. Oswego, NY 13126.
September 2, 2017
Donald E. Horn, 83; of Cato, NY passed away Saturday at Loretto, Syracuse, NY after a short illness. He was born in Victory, NY to the late Robert and Stella (Pierce) Horn and had been a resident of Fulton for 15 years. Mr. Horn was a United States Veteran having served in the Army from 1956-1958. He retired from Young and Franklin, Liverpool, NY as a Machinist. Mr. Horn was a member of the Mexico Lions Club for 20 yrs. He loved to play cards, visit the Casino and in his younger years he was an avid hunter. Mr. Horn enjoyed travelling with his family and especially loved his visits to Las Vegas, and Hawaii. He was pre-deceased by his wife Vincenza (Ulano) Horn and sisters: Cola Chatfield, Jessie Prent and step sister Irene Wall. He is survived by his children: Freida Walton of FL., Kathleen Poorman of Fulton, Marie Horn of Fulton, Donald Horn of Hastings, Gina Bills of Oswego, David Horn of GA, and Dan Horn of Phoenix, siblings: Stella Parson of FL., Richard Horn of Brewerton, NY and Frank Horn of NC, 16 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be held Tuesday from 4:00 to 6:30 PM at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton with the Funeral Service to follow at 6:30 PM in the funeral home. Burial will be held privately Wednesday morning in Martville Cemetery, Martville, NY. Donations may be made to the Mexico Lions Club, Mexico, NY 13114.