December 30, 2012
Isabelle Winden, 99; of Fulton died at Pontiac Nursing Home, Oswego. She was born in Oswego and she had remained a lifetime resident of Fulton. Mrs. Winden was past employed with Birdseye, Fulton. She was pre-deceased by her husband Alford Winden in 1984. Mrs. Winden is survived by her children: Diane Hall of Fulton, Carolyn Winden of Fulton and Eugene Winden of Futon, 1 grandchild and several nieces and nephew. There will be no funeral service or calling hours. Burial will be held privately at Oswegotown Rural Cemetery at the convenience of the family. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.
Anthony DiNardo, 84, of Liverpool, NY died Sunday morning December 30, 2012, at Loretto Health & Rehabilitation Center, Syracuse. Mr. DiNardo was born in Fulton the son of the late Dominic and Assunta DiNardo. Mr. DiNardo was a resident of Liverpool for most of his life. He was a real estate agent where he owned and operated DiNardo’s Real Estate in Liverpool. Mr. DiNardo was an active member for many years at Christ the King Church, in Liverpool. He was predeceased by his wife Margaret DiNardo January 1, 2012. He is survived by his brother Armond (Nancy) DiNardo of Fulton, and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be Thursday 11:00 a.m. at the Sugar Funeral Home, Fulton. Entombment will be in All Saints Mausoleum. Calling hours will be Thursday morning 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. prior to the service at the funeral home 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton, NY
December 27, 2012
Edward F. Devendorf, 79; of Fulton died at Oswego Hospital, Oswego. He was born in Syracuse, NY to the late Earl and Cordelia (Campbell) Devendorf. He has been a lifetime resident of Fulton. Mr. Devendorf was a United States Veteran having served in the Army as a Private 1st Class from 1953 to 1955. He was a painter with the Painter’s Local #38, Oswego. He was pre-deceased by his wife Helen Devendorf in 1997, twin brother Theodore Devendorf in 2005 and his daughter Shelley Horning in 2012. Mr. Devendorf is survived by his children: Lance Devendorf of Fulton, Patricia (David) Kuhl of Scriba, Greg (Kelly) Devendorf of Carthage, NY, Patrick (Rebecca) Devendorf of Fulton, Tyrone McDougal of Oswego, his longtime companion Grace Gault of Fulton, and several grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Graveside Services will be held in the spring at Mt. Adnah Cemetery, Fulton with Rev. Mark Kimpland. Calling hours will be conducted 3:00 to 6:00 PM Monday in the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton.
December 26, 2012
Eileen T. Fravor, 74; formerly of Fulton died Wednesday at Hock Family Pavilion Hospice, Durham, NC. She was born in Syracuse, NY to the late John and Ruth (Kenyon) Darin. Mrs. Fravor was a longtime resident of Fulton until moving to Carrboro, NC 14 years ago to be closer to her children after the death of her husband Charles Fravor in 1993. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. Mrs. Fravor is survived by her children: Robert (Zenaida) Fravor, Jr., of New Bern, NC, and Dianna (Mark) Browning of Chapel Hill, NC, sister Rosemary Trzecjak, grandchildren: Robert C. Fravor III, and Alexandra Fravor, great grandson Robert Fravor IV and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held Monday 9:30 AM in Holy Trinity Church, Fulton where a mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. Steven Wirkes. Burial will be held in the spring at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hour will be conducted 12:00 to 2:00 PM Sunday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton.
December 25, 2012
Albert Reitz, 87, of Fulton died Tuesday morning December 25, at the Oswego Hospital, after a short illness. Mr. Reitz was born in Oswego the son of the late Anthony and Anna (Cordean) Reitz. Mr. Reitz retired from the Plumbers & Pipefitters Local #73, where Mr. Reitz worked at the Steam Station and three Nuclear Power plants. He served in the United States Army during World War II, and he enjoyed bowling. Mr. Reitz was predeceased by his wife Elaine V. Reitz in 1997, his brother James Reitz, and sisters Betty Vincent, Mary Margaret Bellinger, and Rose Nelson. Mr. Reitz is survived by his children Judith G. Reitz of Fulton, Diane E. (David) Litchison-Kuzio of Fulton, Thomas (Ann) Reitz of Oswego, Timothy (Susan) Reitz of Oswego, Rebecca A. Reitz of MA, Regina M. (Walter Glusczyk) Reitz of Fulton, his sisters Shirley (Jim) Omundsen , Patricia (Bill) Harrington , brothers Nick (Nancy) Reitz all of Oswego, Anthony (Dorothy) Reitz of PA, grandchildren Amy, Jeffrey, Teresa, Jon, Matthew, Nicole, six great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday 11:00 a.m. from the Sugar Funeral Home, Fulton, and 11:30 a.m. in Holy Trinity Church, where a Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated. Spring burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hours will be Saturday prior to the service from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home 224 W. 2nd. St. S. Fulton. Contributions may be made in Mr. Reitz’s name to Oswego County Meals on Wheels, 239 Oneida St., Fulton NY 13069.
December 23, 2012
Carmella Bifera, 99; formally of Fulton, NY died peacefully at Albany County Nursing Home, Albany, NY. Mrs. Bifera was born in Fulton, NY to the late Vincent and Gidia (Vecchio) Di Bernardo. She was a homemaker and she loved to sew, read and she was an avid gardener while raising her family. Later Mrs. Bifera was employed with Birdseye Foods, Fulton. She was a member of the Fulton Alliance Church, Fulton. Mrs. Bifera was pre-deceased by her husband John Bifera in 1975, and 2 brothers: Jack and Joseph DiBernardo. Mrs. Bifera was a loving mother and grandmother and she is survived by her sons: Frank (Lisa) Bifera of Albany, John (Joanne) Bifera, of Fulton, and 3 daughters: Marie Miller of VA, Hilda Scaccia of GA, and Christine Bifera of VA, 2 sisters Kay Dickquist and Rose Pannofino of Fulton, 9 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and three nephews. Funeral Services and calling hours will be held privately. Burial will be held in the spring at Mt. Adnah Cemetery, Fulton. Donations may be made to the Fulton Alliance Church, State Route 48, Fulton, NY 13069. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.
December 23, 2012
Emily M. Cali, 90, a resident of Fulton, died Sunday morning in the Oswego Hospital. Mrs. Cali was born in Bronx, NY the daughter of the late Frank and Emily (Kistner) Ptacek. Mrs. Cali with her late husband Rosario “Ray” Cali, and Vincent and Barbara Cali owned and operated Cali’s Casa Nova in Fulton, and Rosario “Ray” and Emily owned and operated Cali’s Mini Italia in Granby. She was an avid attendee of morning mass at Holy Family and Holy Trinity Churches. Mrs. Cali is survived by her loving children Raymond (Barbara) Cali of Fulton, Patricia (Douglas) Hart of Fulton, Linda (David) Brown of Rochester, Michael (Sandra) Cali of Fulton, eight grandchildren, and 7 great grandchildren. Funeral services will be Friday 9:00 from the Sugar Funeral Home, Fulton and 9:30 a.m. in Holy Trinity Church, Fulton. Entombment will be All Saints Mausoleum, Oswego. Calling hours will be Thursday 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home 224 W. 2nd. St. Fulton. Contributions may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
Barbara A. (Davis) Pyzdrowski, a resident and native of Fulton , born December 19, 1923 to the late Sanford and Elizabeth (Johnston) Davis. She lived in the area most of her life but enjoyed the winters in south Florida since retirement. She previously worked in Fulton department stores, and nestles during World War II. Mrs. Pyzdrowski devoted her entire life to her family as a homemaker and enjoyed crocheting; she was as accomplished seamstress and especially enjoyed giving freely to the needs of others. As a devout Christian she actively worshipped the true God Jehovah as one of his witnesses since childhood. (Psalms 83:18 ; Isiah 43:10) Though asleep in death, she now awaits her resurrection to a paradise earth under God’s Kingdom. (Matthew 6:9, 10; Revelation 21: 1 -4) She will be missed dearly by her family and friends. Mrs. Pyzdrowski was predeased by her brother Robert J. Davis and son-in-law Calvin O’Brien. Mrs. Pyzdrowski is survived by her husband of 69 years Alffred Pyzdrowski, and their children Stephen Pyzdrowski of FL, Peggy O’Brien of Volney, grandsons Curtis and Cordell O’Brien, her sister-in-law Agnes Davis, and triplet great grandsons. Calling hours will be Saturday December 15, from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. at the Sugar Funeral Home 224 W. 2nd. St. S. Fulton prior to the memorial services which will be Saturday at 3:00 conducted by Elder David Ryan representing the Fulton Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses.
December 12, 2012
David S. Trepasso, 69, of Fulton died Wednesday evening after a sudden attack. Mr. Trepasso was born in Fulton and has been a lifetime resident. Mr. Trepasso served in the United States Army. He worked at Miller Brewery for many years. Mr. Trepasso was an active volunteer with Fulton Booster Club, and a supporter of all Fulton Sports. He enjoyed all outdoor sports especially hunting and fishing. Mr. Trepasso was predeceased by his wife Judy Trepasso September 1, 2012. He is survived by his loving children Sandy (Thomas) Strauss of Fulton, Thomas (Rhonda) Trespasso of Fulton his brother Sam Trepasso and Kelly of Fulton, and loving grandchildren Joshua and Jacob Strauss, and Grace and Caleb Trepasso, and several nieces and nephews. The Trepasso family will receive family and friends Sunday December 16 from 12:00 noon to 3:00 p.m. at the Manor at Lakeview Lanes, 723 State Rte. 3/ Broadway Fulton. Burial will be private. Contributions may be made to Catholic Charities Food Pantry, 365 W. 1st st. Fulton. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar Funeral Home 224 W. 2nd. St. S. Fulton.
December 10, 2012
Darryl Jodway, 67 of Fulton died Monday at the Veteran Administration Hospital, Syracuse after a long illness. He was born in Fulton to the late Leon and Doris (Draper) Jodway and he has remained a life resident of Fulton. He was a United States Veteran having served in the Marine Corp from 1965-1968 during the Vietnam War. Mr. Jodway retired from the Local #214 Laborers Union, Oswego, NY. He was an avid hunter, fisherman and camper. Mr. Jodway was pre-deceased by his wife Barbara Spedding, two brothers: Larry and Gene Jodway and his best friend Dick Leg. Mr. Jodway is survived by his children: James Jodway of East Syracuse, NY, Rick Crofoot , Randy Crofoot, John Spedding and Barbette Spedding all of Fulton, 5 siblings: Wanda Richards, Dennis Jodway both of Fulton, Vicki Jodway of Auburn, Steven Jodway and Jacqueline Jodway both of Fulton, 13 grandchildren: Jack, James, and Jason Jodway, Josh (Nicole) Dunsmoor, Tyler and Tiara Hobart, Rikki, and Randy Crofoot, Jeremiah and John Crofoot and Jonathan and Kayla Spedding, special granddaughter Maria Khan, and several great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral Services and Burial will be held privately. There will be no calling hours. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.