Joseph P. Scanlon

Joseph P. Scanlon, 63, of Oswego died Tuesday May 29, 2018 at his home after a sudden attack of illness. He was born in Oswego the son of the late Joseph and Barbara (Lynch) Scanlon. Joe was employed with SUNY Oswego in the facilities maintenance of operations. Joe was an avid race fan, golfer, and Oswego State Men’s Ice Hockey fan. Joe golfed in the Blum Monday night golf league, and Bud Boys Thursday night league. He was a former member of the Moose Lodge.

Joe is survived by his loving wife of 35 years Patricia (Carney) Scanlon of Oswego, and their beloved children Sarah (Mike) Zalewski of Oswego, Megan (Cody) Crouse of Oswego, and loving grandsons Liam and Declan Zalewski Joe is also survived by his siblings Beth Scanlon of Oswego, Jay (Kathy) Scanlon of Oswego, Shawn (Theresa) Scanlon of Oswego, Paul (Beth) Scanlon of Florida, Katrina (Gary) Ludwigsen of Oswego, Alice (Tom) Benjamin of Oswego, and Patricia Sweeney of Oswego, brother-in-law Dan Poprawski, mother-in-law Anne Carney, several aunts, uncles, nieces, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.

He was predeceased by his sister Marie Poprawski in 2014, and brothers: Lawrence Scanlon, and Joe’s twin brother James Lawrence Scanlon.

Funeral Services will be held 10:00 AM Monday in St. Joseph’s Church, Oswego, NY with Deacon Nick Alvaro officiating.

Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery, Oswego. Calling hours will be conducted Sunday from Noon to 3:00 PM in the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 W. 4th St. Oswego, NY.

9 thoughts on “Joseph P. Scanlon

  1. Patti & family, I am so sorry to hear of Joe’s passing. My heart goes out to you all. You are in my prayers always.

  2. We are so very sorry to hear Joe has passed. Our hearts go out to you, Patty, Sarah and Megan, and all your family. Love and prayers from the McBreartys.

  3. So sorry to hear of Joe’s passing. We had so many great times at the races and he sure was fun to be around. I am betting that he is starting to get the numbers together for the racing pool upstairs. Joe you surely will be missed and I thank you for all of the great times and memories. All my best to your family as well.

  4. Such a nice man gone too soon. You will be missed by all but never forgotten. RIP Joe.

  5. Beth, My condolences to you and all your family as you mourn the sudden death of your brother. My prayers are with you from afar. May he rest in peace.

  6. So very sorry for your loss. Joe was a great guy, enjoyed golfing with him and our various conversations when we ran into each other. He will be missed.
    Prayers to the the family,

  7. Patty, Very sorry to hear of the loss of your husband. Your in my thoughts and prayers.

    Marilyn Martin

  8. Patty, Jay and family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Joe was one of the very nicest people I have ever had the pleasure of meeting. Joe and I played hockey and softball together, back in the day. I have many great memories of those times. Joe was always first with a smile and a kind word. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.
    Doug and Nancy

  9. Patty and Scanlon family, so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

    Patti Bosco Chipman

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