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OSWEGO — Mary Alice O’Mara, 74, a resident of Oswego passed away at her home on Dec. 4, 2019.

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OSWEGO — William N. Gregway, 85, a resident of East Bridge Street in Oswego, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019, at the Oswego Hospital.

OSWEGO TOWN — Helen M. Nentarz, 91, a resident of Oswego Town, New York, passed away Friday, Dec. 6, 2019, at St. Luke Health Services in Oswego. Helen was born in Oswego, the daughter of the late Michael and Mary (Paluszek) Nentarz. 

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OSWEGO — Wendy M. DeGroff, 50, from Oswego, New York, passed away in South Carolina on Dec. 6, 2019 after a long illness.

SCRIBA — Kathleen Marie Haselbauer, 94, a resident of Scriba, passed away on Dec. 8, 2019.

“Why do I go the extra mile in everything that I do? Because I am the only judge of my own character.” Ricki LeAnne Luera abruptly left this life for another on Dec. 3, 2019. 

Diane C. Bradley, 80, of Charlotte, North Carolina, and Binghamton, New York, area, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019. 

OSWEGO — Mary Miller Smith, 99, died peacefully at St. Luke’s Health Services in Oswego after a short illness. 

OSWEGO — Mary Suzanne Royle, known to her friends as Sue, 87, of Matthews, North Carolina, and formerly of Oswego, New York, died Nov. 27, in Matthews.

OSWEGO — Mary Alice O’Mara, 74, a resident of Oswego passed away Dec. 4, 2019 at her home.

OSWEGO — Everett B. “Skip” Gigon Jr., 78, a resident of Scriba passed away on Dec. 3, 2019 at the St. Luke Health Services.

FULTON — Annette V. (Squitieri) DeCare, 84, of Fulton passed away Sunday night, Dec. 1, surrounded by her family. 

OSWEGO — Fredrick “Ted” Lewis, 78, of Oswego, passed away at the Oswego Hospital on Friday, Nov. 29, 2019 with his family by his side. He was the son of the late William “Harry” and May (Turkington) Lewis.

OSWEGO — Mary Cook, 82, a resident of Ellen Street Oswego, died Nov. 30, 2019 at home.

AMHERST, VA — Mary R. Linn of Amherst, Virginia, died Nov. 26, 2019.

NEW HAVEN — Ernest R. Jones, 78, of New Haven, New York, died Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019 at Crouse Hospital, Syracuse, New York.

SCRIBA — Belinda L. Baker, 64, of Scriba died Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019, at her home with her loving family by her side. 

Florence A. “Fragale” Hutchinson, 90, formerly of Oswego, passed away peacefully Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019 at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Syracuse. 

OSWEGO — Maxine E. Holland, 86, of Oswego died Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019 at St. Luke Health Services. 

OSWEGO — Clifford F. “Fritz” Harris, 86 of Oswego, passed peacefully on Nov. 25, 2019 at home surrounded by his loving family. 

Joseph A. Bosco, Jr., 62 of Batavia and a former resident of Oswego, passed away Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, at his home surrounded by his family.

Mark Manning, 74, passed away at his home on Monday Nov. 25, 2019. He was the son of the late Francis (Fritz) and June (Patchin) Manning.

RIO HONDO, Texas — Roger E. Looker, 79, of Rio Hondo, Texas, passed away Nov. 24, 2019 with his wife at his side, at Harlingen Nursing & Rehab Center from complications from Parkinson’s.

OSWEGO — Jean M. LaFurney, 84, of Oswego, formerly of Hannibal, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019 at Monroe Community Hospital. 

GRANBY — Theodore “Ted” Phillips, of Granby, passed away Thursday evening, Nov. 21, 2019, at Oswego Hospital.  

FULTON — Irene Arden, 98, of Fulton went home to God peacefully Thursday evening, Nov. 21, 2019. 

HANNIBAL — Helen Judd, 87, of South Hannibal passed away on Nov. 20, 2019.  

OSWEGO — Gertrude “Trudy” Fox Vitullo, 92, of Oswego, New York, died peacefully surrounded by her family on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019 at her home.

SCRIBA — David A. Mulcahey, 63, passed peacefully on Nov. 20, 2019, surrounded by his family at University Hospital, Syracuse. 

Carol Ann Cherbonneau Boyce, 76, formerly of Fulton, died on Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019 at Bishop Rehabilitation and Nursing Home in Syracuse.

MEXICO — High School Teacher, Administrator, and Oswego County Legislator, John E. “Jack” Proud, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019 at Seneca Hill Manor. 

OSWEGO — Lorraine Lela (Lowman) Barilla, 85, of Oswego, New York, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019 after battling a long illness.  

MEXICO — Lawrence L. Woolson, 81, of Mexico, New York, died on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019 at his home. 

FULTON — Vivian P. Ciciarelli, 94, of Fulton passed away peacefully at St. Luke Health Services, Oswego.  

OSWEGO — Joseph F. Donovan, 92, of Oswego passed away Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 at St. Luke Health Services, Inc.

OSWEGO — Dorothy M. Burnett, 87, of Oswego, died Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 in Upstate Hospital, Syracuse. 

SCRIBA — Theresa A. Broadwell, 88, a resident of county Route 63 in the town of Scriba, passed away Saturday at Upstate Hospital in Syracuse.

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.