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.

OSWEGO — Ruth Elizabeth Richards Sayer passed away peacefully at her home on Nov. 10, 2019.

OSWEGO — Donald M. Cloonan, 61, a resident of West Third Street in Oswego, passed away at his home on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, after a courageous battle with ALS. He was surrounded by his family.

OSWEGO — Donald F. Bucher, 60, of Oswego passed unexpectedly on Nov. 5, 2019.

ORWELL — Doris Flack, 92, a former resident of Oswego and more recent of the town of Orwell died Friday, Nov. 8, 2019 at the Oswego Hospital, with her family by her side.

Kenneth Bruce Upcraft Sr. passed away on Oc. 19, 2019 after a brief illness. He was born on July 13, 1928 in Minetto, New York, to Kenneth and Mary Ellen (Stevens) Upcraft, grew up in Hannibal, New York, and graduated from Hannibal High School in 1945.

RALEIGH, NC — Francis “Frank” John Shaw III, 91, passed away peacefully on Nov. 2, 2019 at Transitions Hospice Home in Raleigh, North Carolina. Frank was born in Buffalo, New York on Nov. 25, 1927 to Francis John and Dorothy Miller Shaw. 

OSWEGO — Peter E. Weimer, 71, of Oswego passed away on Nov. 6, 2019.

JACKSON, TN — Mary I. Desens, 81, of Jackson, Tennessee, passed away on Nov. 6, 2019 at Maplewood healthcare in Jackson. 

VOLNEY — Thomas J. Mieden, 80, a resident of the town Volney, died at home on Nov. 6, 2019.

HANNIBAL — David P. Naramore, 79, of Hannibal, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, at home surrounded by his loving family. 

OSWEGO — Bill Kessler passed away Nov. 4, 2019 at the age of 88. 

DEWITT — Margaret Elizabeth (Betty Eck) Galletta, 83, of DeWitt, New York, peacefully passed away, surrounded by her family on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019.

OSWEGO — Santa M. Miller, 83, of Oswego, died Monday, Nov. 4, 2019 in Morningstar Care Center, Oswego. 

OSWEGO — Donald F. Bucher, 60, of Oswego passed unexpectedly on Nov. 5, 2019.

David K. Richards, 58, passed away in Albany on Nov. 3, 2019, after a courageous battle with ALS.

OSWEGO — Betty M. Chillemi, 92, of Oswego, died Tuesday Nov. 5, 2019 in Seneca Hill Manor.

VOLNEY — Robert O. Drake, 93, of Volney, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019 at home after a long illness.

FULTON — Peter P. Glusczyk, 89, of Fulton, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019 at Morningstar, Oswego. 

Julie Marie Ogden, 60, of Midlothian, daughter of the late Richard Schmidt and Margaret Knoop Clark of Oswego, passed away at home on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019.

OSWEGO — George R. Nesbitt, 58 of Oswego passed away Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019 at Upstate Medical University Hospital, Syracuse.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Margaret (Peg) Donahue Guyer Burke, 94, of Charlotte, North Carolina, passed away peacefully on Oct. 25, 2019.

OSWEGO — George Nesbitt passed away Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019, at Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse, New York, after a prolonged illness.

FULTON — Shirley P. Weske, 88, of Fulton, passed away on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019. 

FULTON — Judy A. Young, 77, of Fulton passed away peacefully Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019 at University Hospital after a short illness. 

Ana Maria Borruel Escribano Beattie left this Earth on Oct. 26, 2019, to reunite with her beloved baby twin sister Remedios, who was taken by pneumonia. It afflicted both twins at the tender age of seven months, 85 years ago leaving only Ana to survive. Having suffered this traumatic loss at…

OSWEGO — On Friday evening, Oct. 25, 2019, Margaret A. Crosby, 85, a longtime resident of Oswego passed away peacefully at the St. Luke Health Services.

Gary B. Jodway, 68, of Oswego and Fulton passed away at home October 19, 2019 with his family at his side. Born in Oswego, he was the son of the late Nelson and Lucinda (McGregor) Jodway.

NEW HAVEN — Susan J. Rombough, 55, of New Haven passed unexpectedly on Oct. 22, 2019 at Oswego Hospital.

OSWEGO — Matthew Haws, 32, of Oswego, passed unexpectedly on Oct. 23, 2019 at home.

OSWEGO — Jean V. Branshaw, 84, a lifelong resident of Oswego passed away on Oct. 20, 2019 at her home.

OSWEGO — Elsie A. LaMacchia, 75, of Oswego passed peacefully on Oct. 19, 2019 with her family at her side.

Sister Ida C. DeCastro, CSJ, (Sister Maria Francesca), 91, died Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at St. Joseph’s Provincial House, Latham. She had been a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet for the past 66 years.

Bob Lawton left this world on his final flight Oct. 16. He was 84.

On Wednesday morning, Edward F. Alton, 84, a lifetime resident of Oswego went to be with the Lord in Heaven.

WILLIAMSON — Mildred L. Gates, formerly of Clearwater, Florida, and Fulton, New York, entered into the presence of her Lord on Oct. 14, 2019 at age 92.

OSWEGO — Edith F. Cole, 81, of Oswego passed peacefully on Oct. 14, 2019, surrounded by her loving husband and children.

On Monday morning, Albert A. Hartka, loving husband and father, passed away peacefully. He was 75.

Gale Weaver, 79, of Fulton, died Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, after a long, courageous battle with ALS.

Gloria (Cookie) Jean Brown of Oswego, NY left her earthly body on Oct. 9, 2019 in San Antonio, TX.

FULTON — Joan Browning Savas of Fulton passed away peacefully on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019. 

OSWEGO — Alphonse M. Pisa, 91, of Oswego died Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019, at St. Luke Health Services. 

OSWEGO — Peter R. Davis, 64, a resident of West Fifth Street in Oswego, passed away Tuesday in Syracuse.

WARNER ROBINS, GA — On the afternoon of Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019, Jennifer Marie Cormier MacPherson, 45, passed away suddenly and unexpectedly.

OSWEGO — Daniel (Danny) Lawrence Donahue, 72, of Oswego, New York, passed away on Saturday morning, Oct. 5, 2019 at Upstate Medical Center after a brief illness.

OSWEGO — Edwin T. “Eddie” Callaghan passed away peacefully on Oct. 6, 2019, at Oswego Hospital.

OSWEGO — Fernando Vazquez, 94, of Oswego died Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019 in Morningstar Care Center, Oswego.

FULTON — Sharon A. Sherman (née Story), 73, of Fulton, passed away on Friday, Oct. 4, 2019 at St. Luke Health Services.

OSWEGO — Mary L. Regan, 90, of Oswego passed peacefully on Oct. 7, 2019. 

FULTON — Shirley M. Mieczkowski, 90, of Fulton, New York, passed away peacefully Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, at Seneca Hill Manor, Volney.