February 17, 2014
Janson E. Bond, 57; of Fulton died at St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Yonkers, NY after a long illness. He was born in Hollywood, FL. Mr. Bond has been a resident of Fulton for the past ten years. He was past employed with Hoxie’s Farm, Volney, NY. Mr. Bond enjoyed fishing, gardening and farming. He is survived by his wife of 35 years Beverly Bond of Fulton, 3 sons: John Bond and Janson Bond II both of Fulton and James Bond of Syracuse, NY, his sister Michelle DiFilippi, 4 granddaughters and 1 grandson. Funeral Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will be held privately. There will be no calling hours. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., Fulton has care of the arrangements.
February 12, 2015
Carmela L. “Millie” Yager, 87; of Fulton died Thursday at St. Luke Health Services, Oswego. She was born in Fulton to the late Joseph and Agatha (Torisi) Cavallaro. Mrs. Yager remained a lifetime resident of Fulton. She retired as a General Manager from Pathfinder Industries, Fulton after 17 years of service. Mrs. Yager was a past communicant of Holy Family Church, Fulton. She was pre-deceased by her son Jason Yager III in 2000, grandson Joseph Turner in 1982, and siblings: Sandy Cavallaro, Frank Cavallaro, Barbara Dagata and Lucy Musumeci. Mrs. Yager is survived by her beloved husband of 68 years Jason E. Yager Jr., of Fulton, 4 children: Daniel Yager of Elmira, NY; Christine (Howard) Rose of Baldwinsville, NY; Joyce Turner of Fulton, and Julie (Joseph) Crahan of Baldwinsville, N, 8 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM Sunday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., Fulton with Rev. Robert Stephenson officiating. Burial will be held in the spring at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hours will be conducted Sunday 1:00 to 2:00 PM at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton
February 11, 2015
Luis M Santos Decastro, 66, of Oswego died Wednesday February 11, 2015, in St. Joseph Hospital after a courageous battle with a rare degenerative disease, his strength and positive outlook throughout his life was a true inspiration for his family. Luis was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, and has been a resident of Oswego for over twenty years. Luis was a barber in Puerto Rico, and later worked in auxiliary services at SUNY, Oswego. He is survived by his loving family, children Ivelisse Santos Ridriguez of MA, Kasia (John) Johnson of Fulton, Andrew Dziedzic of Hannibal, Danny Ruiz of TX, his mother Ramonita Vazquez of MA, and his partner Michele Dziedzic of Oswego. In addition he is survived by his loving grandchildren Haiden, Grant and Jackson. Services and burial are private. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.
February 8, 2015
Jeremiah M. Jones, 2; of Oswego died Sunday at Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, NY. Jeremiah was always very playful and loved the outside. He enjoyed riding his bike and he was a great little brother. Jeremiah is survived by his mother Amanda Jones, siblings: Jazmine, Keara and Jaden, maternal grandfather Adam Babcock, paternal grandmother Marcheri William Smith, several aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was pre-deceased by his father Marshane Green in 2014, maternal grandmother Kathryn Martin and maternal great grandmother Patricia Jones. Committal service with burial will be held Friday 10:30 a.m.at St. Peter’s Cemetery, Oswego. The Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th St. S., Oswego has care of the arrangements.
February 5, 2015
Janice Collar, 83; of Phoenix died Thursday at Michaud Residential Health Services, Fulton. She was born in Syracuse, NY and she has been a lifetime resident of Phoenix. Mrs. Collar was a retired School Bus Driver from Phoenix School District. Mrs. Collar loved the beach and camping at Port Ontario, NY. She was pre-deceased by her husband Roland “Red” Collar in 2009. Mrs. Collar is survived by her 2 sons and daughter-in-laws Brad and Debbie Collar of Phoenix, NY and Scott and Sally Collar of Redfield, NY, 2 sisters: Sharon and Sandy, 5 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. 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.
January 22, 2015
Mary Scandura, 99, of Oswego died Thursday January 22, 2015 in St. Luke Health Services, Oswego. Mrs. Scandura was born in Oswego the daughter of the late Joseph and Norma (LaFotuna) Miuccio. Mrs. Scandura was a former communicant of Holy Family Church, Fulton, and St. Joseph Church, Oswego. She was predeceased by her husband George Scandura in 1997. Mrs. Scandura is survived by her sons George (Ruth) Scandura, and James (Nora) Scandura both of Scriba. She is also survived by 5 grandchildren, Kim Scandura, Donna Wright, Stephanie Sheffield, James Scandura, and Sarah Mansfield, seven great grandchildren, and one great great grandson. Funeral services will be private. There will be no calling hours. Entombment will be in All Saints Mausoleum. The Sugar Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th. St Oswego is in care of the arrangements. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
January 9, 2015
Robert W. Orr, 86, of Oswego died Friday January 9, 2015. Mr. Orr was born in Oswego the son of William and Catherine (DeGroff) Orr. He retired from Flexo Wire in 1987, as a machine operator. He was predeceased by his wife Janet L. Orr in 2014. Mr. Orr is survived by his children Deborah (William) Knight of Hannibal, Claire (Daniel) Malone of Hannibal, and Patricia (Larrie) Halstead of Hannibal. In addition to his children Mr. Orr is survived by ten grandchildren and six great grandchildren. Funeral services and burial in Fairdale Cemetery were private. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego
January 8, 2015
Marie J. Wright, 83, of Oswego died Thursday January 8, 2015 in the Niagara Hospice, Lockport, NY after a short illness. Mrs. Wright was born in Oswego, NY the daughter of the late James B. and Dorothea (Hunt) Lynch. Mrs. Wright was a resident of Oswego until moving to Grand Island to be near her son, daughter-in-law and grandchildren. Mrs. Wright worked for Oswego County BOCES with the special needs children. She was a member of the Ancient Order of Hibernians, Oswego Bowling League, the Oswego Bridge Club, and a communicant of St. Paul’s Church.
Mrs. Wright is survived by her son and daughter-in-law John and Sandra Wright, her grandchildren Bennett and LeeAnn Wright, all of Grand Island NY. In addition she is survived by her sisters Dorothea “Jackie” Root and Ann “Nancy” (Jason) Gelarden both of Oswego, and several nieces, and nephews.
Mrs. Wright was predeceased by her husband Robert W. Wright in 1973, there children William Wright, Robert G. Wright, Mary Wright, her sister Barbara Scanlon, and brothers Charles, and James Lynch.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday 11:00 a.m. at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home. Burial will be in St. Paul’s Cemetery, Oswego. Calling hours will be Thursday 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. prior to the services at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.
January 7, 2015
Joan Terranova, 93; of Fulton died Wednesday at Oswego Hospital, Oswego. She was born in Fulton to the late Clement and Joanna (Brady) Thompson. She has remained a lifetime resident of Fulton. Mrs. Terranova was past employed with the law office of Dwight Murphy as a secretary at the Oswego County Veterans Service office. She was a past communicant of Holy Family Church, Fulton and Holy Family Altar Rosary Society. She was pre-deceased by her son Joe Terranova in 1992 and her husband Carmelo “Charles” Terranova in 2008. Mrs. Terranova is survived by her 3 children: Donna Seeber of Fulton, Harold (Pam) Terranova of FL., and Charles “Terry” (Sharon) Terranova of CO., 7 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, “special” niece Helen Thompson of Fulton, and granddog Charlye. A funeral service will be conducted in the spring. Burial will be held in the spring at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. There will be no calling hours. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S., Fulton has care of the arrangements.
January 6, 2015
Dennis T. Gantley, 74 of Fulton passed away peacefully at his home after a battle with Multiple Myeloma. He was born in Fulton, NY to the late Everett and Esther (Pitcher) Gantley. He has remained a lifetime resident of Fulton. Mr. Gantley was a self-employed Logger and he owned and operated Black Creek Lumber, Fulton for 50 years. He was an avid hunter, and fisherman. Mr. Gantley was a licensed pilot and his passion was flying his Cessna. Mr. Gantley is survived by his wife of 53 years Merry Gantley of Fulton, their 4 children: Eric (Patricia) Gantley of Syracuse, Rev. Mark Gantley of Hawaii, Denise Fleet of Baldwinsville, NY, and Kristen (Rafael) Gantley Chavez of Cicero, NY; 3 siblings: Everett Gantley of CA, Maria Murdoch of Phoenix, NY, Joseph Gantley of CA, 6 grandchildren: Kathryn, Erin, Evan, and Brian Gantley and Alexander and Julian Chavez and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be conducted Monday 11:30 am at Holy Trinity Church, Fulton where a mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Mr. Gantley’s son Rev. Mark Gantley. Burial will be held in the spring at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hours will be conducted 1:00 to 4:00 PM Sunday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 West 2nd St. S., Fulton.