Anthony Chillemi

April 9, 2013

Anthony ChillemiAnthony Chillemi, 88, of Oswego died Tuesday morning in St. Luke Health Services, Oswego. Mr. Chillemi was born in Elizabeth, NJ, the son of the late Joseph and Rosaria (Juiffre) Chillemi, and he has been a resident of Oswego for most of his life. Mr. Chillemi was a muck farmer in Oswego with his brothers at the Chillemi Brothers Farm. He served in the United States Airforce with the 330th Bomber Group from 1944 until 1945. He was a former member of the St. Joseph Golden Age Group. Mr. Chillemi is survived by his wife Betty Chillemi of Oswego,stepsons Joseph McConkey of Florida, Martin (Deborah) McConkey of Minetto, brother Francis Chillemi of Oswego, sister Mary McLaughlin of Oswego. He was predeceased by his brothers Dominic and Joseph Chillemi. Funeral services will be conducted Friday 9:00 a.m. in St. Joseph Church. Burial will be in St. Peter Cemetery. Calling hours will be Thursday 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th St., Oswego.

Frederick “Wolf” Haynes

Frederick “Wolf” Haynes April 6, 2013

Frederick James “Wolf” Haynes 63 of Oswego NY,  died Saturday morning April 6, 2013 at Community General Hospital, Syracuse. Fred was born in Oswego NY July 25, 1949 the son of the late Fred “Hook” and Gloria (Jock) Haynes.  He retired from Eagle Beverage of Oswego, as a salesman. Fred served in the United States Navy and he was an active member of the VFW post 2320, Oswego, and the American Legion Post 268 of Oswego.

Fred is survived by his son Michael James(Maryanne) Haynes of Syracuse, grandson Michael, granddaughters Amber, Jessica,  Kaylee and great grandson Caiden Michael. In addition he is survived by his brother Richard Haynes, and sisters Elaine (Victor) Sciortino and Kathy (Rick Engle) Haynes all of Oswego, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins

He was predeceased by his sister Diane “Flapper” Haynes. The family would like you to please join them Saturday April 13, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. to celebrate Fred’s life at the VFW Post 2320, on East Bridge St. Oswego, NY. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego, NY

Betty J. Beeles

April 3, 2013

Betty J. BeelesBetty J. Beeles, 81; formerly of Fulton died peacefully at her home in Jewett City, CT.  She was born to the late John and Jean (Williams) Kinsman in St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada and she has been a resident of Fulton for most of her life until moving to CT., 5 years ago to be closer to her son.  Mrs. Beeles was a life member of the Fulton VFW Post #569 Ladies Auxiliary and VFW Cooties Ladies Auxiliary.  She enjoyed traveling and camping.  Mrs. Beeles was pre-deceased by her husband Burdett Beeles in 2010, son Barry Beeles in 2007, and siblings Harold Kinsman,  Audrey Jenks, and Anna Mae Conn.  She is survived by her son Bruce (Deborah) Beeles of CT., daughter-in-law Beth Beeles, brother Russell Kinsman of Hannibal,  NY, sister Doris Ives of Volney. NY, grandchildren Jason, Jasmine, Khia, great grandchildren Blake and Nadia,  and several nieces and nephews.  Funeral Services will be held 10:30 AM Monday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton with Rev. Moritz Fuchs officiating.  Burial will be held at Fairdale Cemetery, Hannibal, NY.  Calling hours will be conducted 9:00 to 10:30 AM Monday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc.

Peter Kudwa

March 30, 2013

Peter Kudwa, 99; of Fulton died Saturday, March 30th at St. Luke Health Services, Oswego.  He was born in Fulton, NY and he remained a life resident.  Mr. Kudwa retired after 35 years of service as a Machinist with Armstrong World Industries, Fulton.  He was a life member of the Fulton Polish Home, and he was an avid fan of local baseball and softball games.  Mr. Kudwa also enjoyed golfing and fishing.  He was pre-deceased by his wife Lena Kudwa.  Mr. Kudwa is survived by 2 children:  Joan (John) Ezzo of Fulton, and Robert (Nancy) Kudwa of SC, 4 grandchildren:  Lynn (Sean) Haste, Christine Ezzo, Amy (Barry) Dunham and Kelly Kudwa, 4 great grandchildren:  Alison, Steve, Sydney and Samantha and several nieces and nephews.  Funeral Services and Burial will be conducted privately at the convenience of the family.    The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.

Richard E. “Suitcase” Bain

March 24, 2013

Richard E. Bain 84 of Syracuse passed away at home with his family by his side. Richard was employed 44 years with New York Central, Penn Central and Conrail, he retired 1992 as an Amtrak Passenger Conductor and was known as “Suitcase” by his fellow Railroaders. After his retirement, Richard worked at his daughter Roberta’s business, Plaza Discount Liquors in Cortland.

He was a member of Onondaga Lodge # 802 F. & A.M. East Syracuse. Richard was predeceased by his twin daughters, Jean and Jeanette. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Rose; 2 daughters, Rebecca (Anthony Zizzi) Bain, Roberta (Jackie Acevado) Bain and his beloved rescue dog, Sammy

Calling Hours: Wednesday 4 to 7PM Hollis Funeral Home 1105 West Genesee Street Syracuse.

Funeral Services: Thursday 10 AM Hollis Funeral Home

Burial: Assumption Cemetery

Donations: Humane Association of CNY 4915 W. Taft Rd Liverpool NY 13088 or Online www.humaneassociationofcny.org

James J. Morgia

March 18, 2013         

James J. Morgia, 61, of Oswego died Monday March 18, in the Oswego Hospital after a sudden attack. He was born in Oswego the son of the late Joseph and Lois (Freeden) Morgia. Mr. Morgia was a former employee of Northern Steel, and Walmart. He is survived by his sons Jamie and Bryan Morgia. Services were private. Arrangements were in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.

Margaret L. Baranello

March 18, 2013

Margaret L. Baranello, 88; formerly of Jamesville, NY died peacefully at her home in Madison, NC.  Mrs. Baranello was born in Syracuse, NY to the late Edward B. and Margaret L. (Robinson)  Donnelly.  She was a resident of Jamesville, NY for 40 years until moving to NC 8 years ago.  She was past employed with Memorial Hospital, Syracuse, NY for 10 years as a clerk in the accounts department.  Mrs. Baranello enjoyed ceramics and crafting with beads.  She was pre-deceased by her 1st husband Nicholas J. DePaola in 1945, and 2nd husband Ralph Baranello in 1993, son John E. Baranello in 1981, brother William B. Donnelly, and 2 sisters Francis Wiley and Eve Stucker.  Mrs. Baranello is survived by her children Patricia Kilts of Fulton, and Ralph (Sheila)  Baranello of NC, 3 siblings Edward (Beryl) Donnelly of Bridgeport, NY, Martin Donnelly of Clay, NY, and Marion Warner of East Syracuse, NY.  She is also survived by 5 grandchildren:  Richard Kilts, Mark (Tammy) Kilts, Michael (Cassia) Baranello, Sean Baranello, and Danielle (Jason) Webster, 8 great grandchildren:  Jeff, Daniel, Joshua, Kaitlin, Teagen, Nash, Vipin, and Bode, 1 great great grandson Nolan and several nieces and nephews.  Funeral Services will be held at the convenience of the family and burial will be held privately.  The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements

Diane P. Ward

March 16, 2013

Diane P. Ward, 63; of Fulton died peacefully Saturday at the Manor at Seneca Hill, Oswego after a long illness.  Miss. Ward was born in Fulton to the late Erwin “Jack” and Anna (Wright) Ward.  She was a longtime resident of Fulton before moving to the Manor at Seneca Hill 8 years ago.  Miss. Ward was an avid fan of Kenny Rogers and she enjoyed his concert in December 2012.  She loved music and visits from friends and family.  Miss. Ward is survived by her brother Gary (Diana) Ward of TN, half sister Barbara (Richard) Serviss of Fulton, and several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.  Funeral Services and Burial will be private.  There will be no calling hours.  The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd  St. S., Fulton.  Contributions may be made to Manor at Seneca Hill 20 Manor Drive, Oswego, NY 13126 or Make A Wish foundation of Central NY, Inc., 5005 Campuswood Dr. East  Syracuse, NY 13057.

Carl A. Bishop

March 7, 2013

Carl A. Bishop, 84, of Scriba, passed away on March 7, in University Hospital, Syracuse.  Mr. Bishop was born in Oswego to the late Carl E. and Mary (McGraw) Bishop. He attended Oswego schools and graduated from Oswego High School in 1948. He was a US army veteran where he served in the 25th infantry division for two years in Korea. He worked as a maintenance painter at SUNY Oswego for more than 27 years.

Carl was predeceased by his wife of 46 years, Barbara (Teasley) Bishop and his brothers Donald, Robert, James, and Thomas Bishop.

Carl is survived by his sister Carol (Frank) Bartello of Oswego, and several nieces and nephews.

He enjoyed reading, gardening, hunting and spending time with family and friends.

Funeral services will be Monday 9:00 a.m. at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th St. Oswego.  Spring burial will be in Peck Cemetery, Scriba. There will be no calling hours. Contributions may be made in Mr. Bishop’s name to St. Mary’s Church Preservation Fund, 103 W. 7th. St. Oswego NY.

Mary Ann Finn

March 5, 2013         

Mary Ann Finn, 89, of Oswego died Tuesday evening at St. Luke Health Services, Oswego. Miss Finn was born in Oswego the daughter of the late Edward and Jesse (Gorman) Finn. Miss Finn was a retired school teacher with the Long Island School District where she taught at Freeport School. In addition to her parents she was predeceased by a brother Edward Finn. Miss Finn is survived by her brother William (Ellen) Finn of North Rose, NY, sister-in-law Ruth Finn, of MA, and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday 9:00 in St. Mary of The Assumption Church, Oswego. Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery. Calling hours will be Friday from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.