Patricia Falanga – Spring Burial

March 13, 2015
Patricia Falanga, 76; formerly of Fulton will be buried 11:00 AM Wednesday, May 13th at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Fulton with Rev. John Cannoro giving the final rite of committal. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.

Virginia Cardinal – Spring Burial

December 21, 2014
Virginia Cardinal, 79; of Fulton. Memorial Services will be conducted at 11:00 AM Tuesday, May 12th at Holy Trinity Church, Fulton where a mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. James Schultz. Burial will be held at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton with military honors bestowed by the NYS Military Forces Honor Guard. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.

Dorothy Spiegel – Spring Burial

March 6, 2015
Dorothy Spiegel, 79; of Fulton. Burial and committal service with Rev. James Schultz officiating will be conducted 11:00 AM Monday, May 11th at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.

Josephine Ottman

May 1, 2015
Josephine Ottman 001Josephine Ottman, 88, of North Syracuse died Friday May 1, 2015 at her home surrounded by her family. Mrs. Ottman was born in Oswego the daughter of the late Santo and Santa (Occhino) Struallo. She remained a lifetime resident of the area living in Oswego, Baldwinsville, Phoenix, and N. Syracuse. Mrs. Ottman was a former employee of Con-Knitting Mill, Oswego, McDonald’s Dresses, Oswego, A&P Grocery in Phoenix and Baldwinsville, and Fay’s Drug Store in Baldwinsville. She was a volunteer at the Food Bank of CNY, and a member of St. Joseph Church, Oswego, St. Mary’s Church, Baldwinsville, St. Stephen’s Church, Phoenix and The Living Word, Syracuse. Mrs. Ottman was pre-deceased by her husband Stanley R. Ottman in 2015 and their children: Robert and Judith Ottman, and her siblings Genevieve Caroccio, Nancy Purce, and Mary Struallo. She is survived by her 8 children: Jo Ann Ottman of LaFayette, NY; James Ottman of Oswego, NY; Carol (William) Mosley of TN, Mary Jo (Daniel) McCarthy of NM, Debra (Robert) Martin of TN, Stanley (Lisa) Ottman of North Syracuse, NY; Mark (Ginny) Ottman of NJ; Matthew (Diane) Ottman of NM; her siblings Anna Segretto, Joseph (Pat) Struallo, Charles Regano all of Oswego, 11 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM Wednesday at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th St. S., Oswego with Rev. John Carter officiating. Burial will be held in St. Paul’s Cemetery, Oswego. Calling hours will be held Tuesday 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, Oswego. Donations may be made to Food Bank of CNY, 7066 Interstate Island Road, Syracuse, NY 13209; www.foodbankcny.org

James Billings

May 3, 2015
James Billings, 83; of Fulton passed away Sunday at Van Duyn, Syracuse, NY. He was born in Syracuse, NY to the late Thomas and Marian (Gilbert) Billings. Mr. Billings was a resident of Lysander for most of his life. He was past employed as a Truck Driver and later retired from Griffin Environmental, Baldwinsville, NY. Mr. Billings was a member of the Lamson Grange, and Little Utica Methodist Church. He enjoyed playing BINGO. Mr. Billings is survived by his wife of 62 years Jeannette Billings of Lysander, their 8 children: Nancy (Richard) Stellingwerf of Fulton, NY; Robert (Mo) Billings of Baldwinsville, NY; Janice Conefry of NC; James (Julie) Billings of Baldwinsville, NY; Mary (Frank) Gardner of FL, Barbara (Doug) Lequo of Ithaca, NY; Elizabeth (Dave) Jarrett of Bridgeport, NY; Betty (Victor) Clovis of Solvay, NY; 3 siblings: Fred Billings of OK; Harold Billings of FL; Ronald Billings of Fulton, NY; 9 grandchildren: Jennifer, Brian, Nicole, Vincent, Jonathan, Brendon, Megan, Emmanuel, Cosgrove; 4 great grandchildren: Riley, Julieanna, Conner, T.J. and several nieces and nephews. A Graveside Service and burial will be held 3:00 PM Friday at Jacksonville Cemetery with Rev. Vivian Summerville officiating. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.

Jesse Jordan McNitt

May 1, 2015
Jesse Jordan McNitt, infant son of Jesse and Stacie (Ferguson) McNitt of Oswego, went to join the Lord on Friday May 1, 2015. In addition to his parents he is survived by his brothers Callan, Tyler, and Riley McNitt, and his maternal grandparents Ed and Karen Ferguson, and paternal grandparents Sandra McNitt and the late Gary McNitt. He is also survived by his maternal great grandmothers Carolyn Gillette and Marjorie Glerum, and his uncles, and cousins. Graveside services for Jesse will be Tuesday May 5, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Oswego Town Rural Cemetery. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.

Ernest L. Clemons Jr.

April 29, 2015
Ernest L. Clemons Jr.; 78, of Fulton died at Oswego Hospital, Oswego, NY. He was born in Fulton, NY to the late Ernest and Verna (Maliszewski) Clemons Sr. Mr. Clemons was a resident of Fulton for 22 years. He was a graduate of Fulton High School and worked as a Station Manager and Primary High School Teacher in Papua New Guinea for several years. Mr. Clemons later retired from Birdseye, Fulton. He enjoyed sports and reading. Mr. Clemons was very proud of his political independence and while living in PNG he was an avid gardener. He would create several gardens and then shared all his fruits and vegetables with his neighbors and others in need. Mr. Clemons was pre-deceased by his sister Betty, brother Richard and his son Alex Clemons. He is survived by his wife Arsenia Clemons of Fulton, 5 children: Albert Clemons and Leonard Clemons both of PNG, Nicholas Clemons and Laurencia Clemons both of Fulton, and Christina Clemons of FL., his brother Paul (Sandy) Clemons of FL., 20 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Services and Burial were held privately. Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton.

Rose Fabrizi

Rose Fabrizi, 95, a longtime resident of Oswego died Tuesday April 28, 2015 in Greenville, SC with her family at her side. Mrs. Fabrizi was born in Chittenango, the daughter of the late Angelo and Jessie (Maggone) Cretaro. Mrs. Fabrizi was a former employee of Perry’s Flowerland, and a former cook at Canale’s Restaurant. She was a communicant of St. Joseph Church, Oswego. Mrs. Fabrizi was predeceased by her husband Albert Fabrizi in 2001. She is survived by her children Richard (Terry) Fabrizi of SC; Nancy (John) Roberts of SC; her sisters Caroline Smith of Pompey, NY and Mary Santore of Oswego; and her grandchildren Jay (Danielle) Fabrizi; Scott (Katie) Roberts; and Erin (Ted) Keysor, In addition Mrs. Fabrizi has six great grandchildren Mason Fabrizi, Ethan Roberts, Seth Roberts, Henry Keysor, Rose Keysor, and George Keysor. She was predeceased by her siblings Edna Vona, Antoinette Magari, Michael and Frank Cretaro. Funeral services will be conducted Monday 10:00 a.m. from the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, and 10:30 a.m. in St. Joseph Church, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Entombment will be in All Saints Mausoleum. Calling hours will be Monday morning from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.at the funeral home 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.

Spring Burial – Philip Manitta

December 13, 2014
Philip Manitta, 89; of Fulton will be buried 11:30 AM Friday, May 1st at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton with Rev. James Schultz officiating. The Fulton VFW Post #569 will bestow military honors. The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton has care of the arrangements.