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.

 Harry A. Desens, age 81 of Jackson, TN passed away on Aug. 20, 2019 at Maplewood Health Center.

Carol L. (Amedio) Griffin, 56, of Auburn passed away Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019 in the comfort of her home and family.

William J. Orr, 82 of Phoenix, NY, died Saturday at Crouse Hospital, with his loving family at his bedside.  He was born Oct. 27, 1936 in Albany, NY. He served in the U.S. Navy, stationed aboard the USS Wasp, in the North Atlantic and Cuba. Bill retired from UPS and continued to spend his do…

William “Bill” Tickle, 80, passed away August 16, 2019, surrounded by his loving family.

John M. Fay Jr., 27, of Oswego passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Aug. 16, 2019.

Lori Ann Stirushnik, 53, of Locust, N.C., passed away Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019.

James J. (Jim) Ruggio, 90, of Liverpool, NY, and previously from Oswego, NY died peacefully at the VA Hospital, Syracuse, Monday Aug. 19, 2019.  Jim was predeceased by his parents, Vita and Frank Ruggia of Oswego, and 7 brothers: Carmen, Anthony, Joseph, William, Alfred, and infant brothers …

John E. Ellis, 73, a resident of Oswego, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, at St. Luke Health Services. John was born in Fulton, NY, the son of the late John D. and Gertrude E. (Brown) Ellis. Services will be private.Burial will be in Peck’s Cemetery. Arrangements are in care of the Dain-C…

OSWEGO — Marion L. Callen, 92, of Oswego passed on Aug. 13, 2019. 

Myrtle E. Patterson, 93, of Syracuse and a longtime resident of Oswego passed away Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019 at St. Joseph’s Hospital.

SCRIBA — Gary Bruce DuBois Jr., 58, a resident of Scriba passed away on Aug. 9, 2019 at his home.

CAMILLUS — Karen Ann Jones, 63, of Camillus, passed away Friday.

OSWEGO — Evelyn A. Copps, 88, of Oswego, passed away peacefully Aug. 6, 2019, at Bishop Commons, Oswego.  

OSWEGO TOWN — Marvin F. Bailey, 80, of Oswego Town, born on April 27, 1939 died unexpectedly on Aug. 1, 2019.  

GRANBY — Robert M. Phillips, 99, of Granby, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019 at Syracuse VA Hospital.

OSWEGO — Harold W. Nash, EdD, 89, Professor Emeritus, College at Oswego, New York, passed away on Aug. 3, 2019.  

FULTON — Carol Tamburo Wallace, of Fulton passed peacefully on Friday, Aug. 2, 2019 at Oswego Hospital surrounded by her loving family. 

Sharon Jewell White passed on Feb. 5, 2019 after losing her battle to stage four cancer.

OSWEGO — Robert Palmitesso, 35, of Oswego died unexpectedly at home on July 31, 2019.

FULTON — Mae Smith, 92, of Fulton, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 31, 2019, with family by her side. 

FULTON — Gloria K. Best, 81, of Fulton passed away suddenly on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019.  

OSWEGO — Pete M. “The Painter” Giudilli, 65, a resident of Oswego passed away Nov. 20, 2018 at the University Hospital in Syracuse.

MINETTO — Mae McKinstry, 87, a former resident of Minetto, passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2019, in Chittenango, New York.

NEW HAVEN — Edsel F. Taber, 91, of New Haven, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, July 30, 2019.  He was surrounded by a house full of family members.

OSWEGO — Mary C. Ciappa, 82, of Oswego passed away Thursday morning, Aug. 1, 2019, in the Oswego Hospital surrounded by her loving family.

OSWEGO — Anna Kozel Roy, 68, of Oswego, passed away peacefully at home on July 28, 2019. She was surrounded by her loving family and closest friends.  

OSWEGO — Betty-Jo Woodard, 65, of Oswego, died July 29, 2019 after an aggressive battle with Early Onset Alzheimer’s.

OSWEGO — Jack R. Bobbett, 11, of Oswego passed unexpectedly on July 24, 2019.

SCRIBA — Frederick M. Meeker Sr., 84, of Scriba, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at home surrounded by his loving family. 

HANNIBAL — Everett “Bud” Hubbard, 78, of Hannibal, passed away on Thursday, July 25, 2019 at Oswego Hospital surrounded by his loving family. 

OSWEGO — Jack R. Bobbett, 11, of Oswego passed unexpectedly on July 24, 2019.

OSWEGO TOWN — Heather J. Malone, 49, of Oswego Town, passed away on July 23, 2019.

OSWEGO — Dorothy Lois Putnam passed away on July 24, 2019. 

On Monday, July 22, 2019, Heaven welcomed Lillian Heiner Macy. She crossed over the veil at the home of her daughter, surrounded by love at the tender age of 83. 

PALERMO — Debra J. “Debbie” Denery, 63, of Palermo passed away July 23, 2019, at home surrounded by her loving family.  

FULTON — Victor Cavone, 95, of Fulton, passed away on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 surrounded by his family. 

SCRIBA — George F. DeLong, 64, of Scriba, passed at home on July 24th 2019, surrounding by his loving family.

ZEPHYRHILLS, FL — Agnes Familo, a longtime resident of Oswego before retiring to Zephyrhills, Florida, where she resided for many years, passed away June 5, 2019. 

NICEVILLE, FL — Ruth Ketchum, 87, from North Syracuse, New York, passed away in Niceville, Florida, on July 6, 2019.

OSWEGO — Ellen L. O’Brien, 100, a resident of Oswego passed away on July 22, 2019 at her home.

Constance “Connie” Rice, 87, former longtime resident of North Syracuse, passed away Sunday, July 21, 2019 at St. Luke’s in Oswego.  

OSWEGO — Anne K. Stewart, 76, a resident of Oswego passed away peacefully on July 18, 2019 at her home in Oswego, New York.

OSWEGO TOWN — Lillian Morgia, 102, of Oswego Town passed away on July 18, 2019.

FULTON — Margaret Elizabeth Thrasher, 90, of Fulton, passed away peacefully July 16, 2019, at Seneca Hill Manor, Volney. 

FULTON — Gregg Peter Tubolino, 62, of Fulton passed away peacefully July 14, 2019, at his home surrounded by his family. 

FULTON — Arlene J. Nardozzi, 85, of Fulton passed away July 12, 2019 at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Syracuse. 

AUBURN — Verna “Pat” Jorolemon, 95, passed away at The Finger Lakes Center for Living surrounded by her loving family and caring staff on Wednesday, July 10, 2019.