February 27, 2014
Margaret M. Gantley, 71; of Fulton died Thursday at her home. She was born in Oswego, NY to the late William and Leona (Rowlee) Ferriter. Mrs. Gantley was a resident of Fulton for most of her life. She retired from Springside at Seneca Hill, Volney, NY in 2012. Mrs. Gantley was a devoted caregiver for her family. She was pre-deceased by her brother Gerald Ferriter in 1961. Mrs. Gantley is survived by her daughter Sandra Ferriter of Fulton, 8 siblings: Susan Ferriter of Fulton, Katherine Enright of Mexico, NY, Michael (Patsy) Ferriter of Sterling, NY; Lawrence (Sheila) Ferriter of Fulton, Janice Leonard of Minetto, Frances Davis of NC, Mary Jeanne Lapeta of IL, and Elizabeth (David) Baldwin of PA, and several nieces and nephews. There will be no funeral service. Burial will be held privately. Calling hours will be conducted Saturday, March 15th from 9:00 to 11:00 AM in the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton.
March 7, 2014
David P. Colling, 51, of Fulton, died Friday March 7, 2014 in the Oswego Hospital. Mr. Colling was born in Oswego the son of the late Burton and Margaret (Hollenbeck) Colling. He worked for Wilmorite in Syracuse, as a heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning technician. Mr. Colling is survived by his children Matthew Colling, Brandon Colling, and Rebekah Colling all of Phoenix, and his siblings Burton (Connie) Colling of Mexico, Patricia (Gary) Ryan of Baldwinsville, Cindy (Bill) Neivel of Mexico, and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be Tuesday 7:00 p.m. at the Sugar Funeral Home, Fulton. Spring burial will be in Palermo Cemetery. Calling hours will be Tuesday 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home 224 W. 2nd. St. Fulton.
February 27, 2014
Robert Carfora, 75, of Oswego died Thursday February 27, 2014 in Rosewood Heights, Syracuse after a long illness. Mr. Carfora was born in Oswego the son of the late Alfonso and Lucy (Cook) Carfora. Mr. Carfora served in the United States Airforce. He was a custodian at General Electric in Syracuse, and for SUNY Oswego. Private burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.
February 20, 2014
Rita M. Mentes passed away surrounded by her loving family at St. Luke Health Services on Thursday, February 20, 2014.
She was a Cohoes, NY, native, and the daughter of the late Henry Bouleris and Elizabeth (LaPlante) Bouleris. She spent most of her adult life in the Syracuse and Fair Haven area. Over the years, she worked at Syracuse Pottery, Syroco, her husband’s business, and Cato Show Print. She was predeceased by her husband Imre Mentes, parents, two sisters, and seven brothers. She is survived by two daughters, Debbie (John) Sugar and Jill (Robert) Flack; four grandchildren, Jaclyn (Josh Blanchard) Sherman, Stephanie Sherman, Justin Sherman, and Janelle Flack; “adopted” grandson, Ron Ingison; and two great-grandchildren, Hailey Sherman and Alison Sherman-Green.
No public services will be held. A private celebration of Rita’s life will be held for immediate family only.
The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th. St Oswego, NY.
February 20, 2014
Anita “Cathi” Ramacus, 57; of Fulton died Thursday at Oswego Hospital, Oswego after a long illness. Cathi was born in Syracuse, NY and she has been a resident of Fulton for most of her life. Cathi was a very spiritual person and she enjoyed collecting angels. She is survived by her children: Antonita “Toni” Ramacus of Syracuse, Frances “Franny” Ramacus of Fulton, Ramsey Ramacus, and Gregory Ramacus both of Syracuse, 2 sisters: Rita of Clay and Terry of CA, 10 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be held 9:00 to 11:00 AM Tuesday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton. Burial will be held privately.
February 19, 2014
Marcia L. Ukleya, 39, died Wednesday in Community Hospital, Syracuse. Marcia was born in Oswego the daughter of Joseph and Loretta (Malone) Ukleya. She worked for the United States Department of Defense in Arlington, VA, as an auditor. Marcia was predeceased by her grandparents Louise Malone and Ed Ukleya. She is survived by her parents Joseph and Loretta (Malone) Ukleya of Hannibal, brother Tom (Mari) Ukleya of Clay, sister Amy (Dan) Pepper of Hannibal, grandparents Leonard Malone and Dorothy Ukleya, her nieces and nephews Kurt, Owen, Logan, and Makenzie, and several aunts, uncles, and cousins. Funeral services will be Monday 8:15 a.m. from the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, Oswego and 9:00 a.m. in St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Oswego. Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery. Calling hours will be Sunday 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.
February 19, 2014
Deborah A. Germon, 62, of Mexico died Wednesday February 19, 2014 in the Oswego Hospital after a long illness. Mrs. Germon was born in Syracuse, the daughter of the late Wallace and Helen Grant. She served in the United States Navy from 1980 until 1984. Mrs. Germon is predeceased by her brother Eric Grant. She is survived by her husband of 32 years Franklin Germon of Mexico, siblings Valerie Braden of Mexico, Frank Grant of Ct., Jessica Gordon of Pulaski, and Walley Grant of Oregon. Funeral services and burial will be private. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.
February 18, 2014
Sandra L. House, 55, of Fulton died Tuesday evening at her home after short illness. She was born in Fulton the daughter of the late Wesley and Betty (Carr) Thrasher. Mrs. House was a volunteer at the Salvation Army food pantry. She was a member of the Oswego County Association for the deaf. Mrs. House is survived by her husband of 24 years Leon House of Fulton, son Leon House Jr., of Fulton, five grandchildren, her sister Lori, and brother Wesley. Calling hours will be Monday 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the Sugar Funeral Home 224 W. 2nd. St. S. Fulton, NY.
February 17, 2014
Calvin C. Hall, 87, of Fulton died Monday at Michaud Residential Health Services. He was born in Volney the son of the late Clinton and Ella (Allen) Hall. He was the owner of Hall’s Electric and Motor of Fulton until his retirement. Mr. Hall was a life member of the Lions Club of Fulton. He served in the United States Navy during World War II. He is survived by his wife of 49 years Josephine Hall of Fulton, his sons Gary (Beth) Hall of Fulton, Calvin A. Hall of Oswego, brother Cedric Hall of Fulton, sister Carrie Palmer of Fulton, four grandchildren, and one great grandchild. Spring burial will be in Fairdale Cemetery. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar Funeral Home 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton
Hector Rivera, 60 of Fulton died Sunday in St. Joseph Hospital after a short illness. He was born in Puerto Rico, the son of Alejandro Rivera of Brooklyn and the late Victoria Rivera, he has been a resident of Fulton for many years. He is survived by his sons Luis Viera and Alex Rivera both of Fulton, his brother Charlie Rivera of Brooklyn, sister Yolanda Rivera of Fulton, and 5 grandchildren. Calling hours will be Thursday 9:00 -11:00 a.m. at the Sugar Funeral Home 224 W. 2nd. St. S. Fulton.
eral Home 224 W. 2nd. St. S. Fulton.