January 19, 2013
Christine D. Cerklewich, 54; of Oswego died Saturday, January 19th, 2013 peacefully at home with her family and 4 golden retrievers. She was born in Syracuse, NY and she has been a central NY for most of her life. Mrs. Cerklewich worked as the Director of Oswego County Department of Social Services. She enjoyed hiking with her family and her golden retrievers and she was an avid reader. Mrs. Cerklewich was pre-deceased by her father William Johnson on December 25, 2012. She is survived by her husband of 21 years Paul Cerklewich of Oswego, NY and 1 daughter Dr. Nicole Cerklewich of Binghamton, NY, 5 siblings: Deborah Auricchio, Edward Johnson, Jeffrey Johnson, Patrick Johnson, and Joseph Johnson, her mother Arlene Johnson, godmother: Valerie Dlugosz, and several nieces, nephews and close friends. Funeral Services will be held 9:00 AM Thursday at St. Mary’s Church, Oswego where a mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated.
Calling hours will be held 4:00 to 7:00 PM Wednesday at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th St., Oswego. Burial will be held in St. Peter’s Cemetery, Oswego, NY.
Contributions: Carol M. Baldwin Research Fund 14 Technology Drive, Suite 2; Setauket, NY 11773.