Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

FULTON — Francis Mirabito, 91, of Fulton, New York passed away Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021. He died peacefully at St. Luke’s from complications of COVID-19 after suffering with Alzheimer’s disease for several years.  

OSWEGO — Mildred L. Freemantle, 97, of Oswego passed away Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021.

OSWEGO — Terry G. Ware, 66, of Oswego, New York died unexpectedly in his home Monday, Jan. 18, 2021. 

OSWEGO — Irene Goldie Coon, 99, a longtime resident of the Oswego area, passed away on Dec. 22, 2020 at St. Luke Health Services.

Elaine Agnes Carter, 80, passed away peacefully on Jan. 18, 2021 after a brief illness.

OSWEGO — Frances J. Lysak, 98, of Oswego, passed on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021 from natural causes. 

George Morrow Ebert was born in Oswego, New York to George Kimball and Elizabeth Morrow Kimball on June 15, 1943. He passed into the greater dimensions of life on Jan. 16, 2021 in Denver, Colorado.

FULTON — Robert W. “Bud” Young, 86, of Fulton, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021 at St. Joseph's Hospital.

FULTON — Shirley Pitcher, 73, of Fulton, passed away Jan. 17, 2021 at Oswego Hospital, Oswego. 

OSWEGO — Clifford G. Cole, 86, of Oswego, passed on Jan. 13, 2021.

OSWEGO — Gloria K. Scaccia, 91, of Oswego, died Friday, Jan. 15, 2021 in the Oswego Hospital.  

OSWEGO — John Grela, 88, of Oswego, passed away Friday, Jan. 15, 2021 at Bishop Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Syracuse. 

OSWEGO — Joseph Vincent Prisco, 50, of Oswego, New York, passed away from COVID-19 complications at Upstate Medical Center on Jan. 16, 2021.  

Sister Rose Marie Mullen, OSF (formerly, Sister M. Bonaventure) died at the Franciscan Villa in Syracuse, New York, on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021. 

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OSWEGO — Bruce A. Gilchrist, 85, of St. Luke Health Services in Oswego, passed peacefully on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021 after a brief illness at Oswego Hospital. 

OSWEGO — Paul D. Kraeger, 81, a resident of Mohawk Street in Oswego, passed away on Jan 9, 2021 at his home.

OSWEGO — David J. Wahrendorf, 68, of Oswego, died peacefully at home surrounded by family on Jan. 13, 2021. 

OSWEGO — Margaret Ann Wadsworth, 80, died Dec. 30, 2020 after a battle with Alzheimer’s and COVID-19.

On Jan. 4, 2021 Terri D. Lowden, loving husband and father, passed away at the age of 71 at his home in Davenport, Florida.

OSWEGO — John J. “Jack” Taber, 91, husband of Joan (DeSantis) Taber, of Oswego passed away Monday, Jan. 11, 2021 at St. Luke Health Services.  He had been a resident there for the last 12 months battling end stage Alzheimer’s.

FULTON — Veronica M. Federici, 99, of Fulton, passed away Jan. 11, 2021 at St. Luke Health Services, Oswego. 

OSWEGO — David J. Wahrendorf, 68, of Oswego, died Jan. 13, 2021.

SCRIBA — Dennis P. Rogers, 78, a resident of Scriba, went to be with the Lord on Jan. 10, 2021 with his loving family by his side.

PORT ORANGE, Florida — Gary “Cricket” Thompson, 63, of Port Orange, Florida, passed away on Jan. 12, 2021.

Joseph Julian Trionfero, 89, of West Fifth Street Road, Oswego, passed away at St. Luke’s Health Services on Monday, Jan. 11, 2021, of complications from COVID-19, the scourge of our times.

OSWEGO — Henry C. “Duke” Dewey, 94, a resident of Oswego, passed away on Jan. 9, 2021 at the Oswego Hospital.

FULTON — Harriet Frances Whitten, 69, passed away Jan. 2, 2021at Oswego Hospital. She was born Dec. 26, 1951 to the late Clarence and Doris Jackson. Harriet spent her entire lifetime in this area. Although, she faced many challenges in life, Harriet never lost her sense of humor, her generou…

FULTON — Ronald J. “Rupe” Rupert, 71, of Fulton, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021 at Crouse Hospital. 

HANNIBAL — Helen F. Race, 93, of Hannibal, peacefully passed away at home on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021.  

SCRIBA — Richard “Dick” F. Coon Sr., 73, of Scriba, passed at home on Jan. 5, 2021, surrounded by his family.

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OSWEGO — Raymond August Miller, 88, of Oswego, passed away on the afternoon of Jan. 5, 2021. 

OSWEGO — Mayme C. Paeno, 101, of Oswego, died Monday, Jan. 4, 2021 at Seneca Hill Manor.

FULTON — Bertha Kalafarski, 93, of Fulton, passed peacefully on Jan. 4, 2021.

AUBURN, Georgia — Michael P. Shannon, 63, of Auburn, Georgia passed away Jan. 3, 2021 at his residence following a lengthy illness. 

It is with immense sorrow to announce that Dean W. Brownell passed away unexpectedly on Monday, Jan. 4, 2021 at St. Joseph Hospital in Syracuse, New York.

OSWEGO — Shirley Adle, 90, of Oswego died Monday, Jan. 4, 2021 at Morningstar Rehabilitation Care Center. 

FULTON — William L. Stevens, 93, of Fulton, passed away on Monday, Jan. 4, 2021 due to COVID-19. 

OSWEGO — Gladys M. Ingersoll, 92, of Oswego, passed peacefully on Dec. 30, 2020.

SCRIBA — Raymond T. Hannock, 95, of Scriba, passed peacefully at home on Jan. 3, 2021.

FULTON — Bette Louise (LaPointe) Jerred, 95, of Fulton, passed away peacefully on New Year’s Eve, Dec. 31, 2020 at St. Luke Health Services in Oswego.

OSWEGO TOWN — Thelma M. Johnson, 93, a resident of the town of Oswego, passed away on Jan. 3, 2021 at the Pontiac Care and Rehab Center.

FULTON — Alan C. DeLine, 88, passed away Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020 at Loretto. 

Mary Clerkin Higgins, formerly of Sandy Creek, died on Christmas morning in Manhattan following a four-year struggle with breast cancer. Her husband, Steven and son, Walker were by her side.

PASCO, WA — Louis J. DeStevens, 92, of Pasco, Washington, died Saturday, Dec. 26, 2020 at the Avalon Health & Rehabilitation Center, Washington. 

OSWEGO — Jeffrey D. King, 61, of Oswego Town, passed away suddenly at home on Dec. 24, 2020.

FULTON — Julia “Judy” A. Smith, 80, of Fulton, New York, passed away at St. Luke’s Nursing Home on Friday, Dec. 25, 2020, previously living at Towpath Towers in Fulton, where she participated in many activities.

Maryann (Halstead) Merritt, 59, passed away from heart and diabetic illness on Dec. 14, 2020, in Denver, North Carolina.

OSWEGO — Mary Ann Ebert was born in Oswego, New York, to William E. Gange and Pauline Gange on Jan. 8, 1946. She made her transition into the greater life of Spirit on Dec. 25, 2020 in Denver, Colorado.

STERLIING — Warren J. Pritchard, 92, of Sterling, passed away peacefully on Dec. 23, 2020, surrounded by his family.