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.

John “Jack” Winterhalt, 67, a former resident of Hannibal, and a longtime resident of Canandaigua, died Wednesday, June 19, 2019 after a long illness, at the Light Hill hospice center, with his loving family by his side. 

OSWEGO — Betty J. Johnson, born Feb. 24, 1933, “graduated to heaven” peacefully at her home on June 2, 2019.  

OSWEGO — Theresa A. “Terry” Coffey, 69, a former resident of Oswego passed away on June 22, 2019 in Maryland.    

SYRACUSE — Hon. James Charles Tormey III, 68, of Syracuse, passed away June 22, 2019 at Crouse Hospital surrounded by his loving family.  

FULTON — Norma E. Burleigh, 90, of Fulton passed away peacefully Wednesday, June 19, 2019.  

ZEPHYRHILLS, Fla. — Anne Robertson Bender, beloved daughter and sister, born Aug. 16, 1956 in Oswego, New York, passed from this life on June 6, 2019 at her home in Zephyrhills, Florida. 

OSWEGO — David P. Mahaney, 74 of Oswego, died Thursday at his home.

Gina Marie Neild, 58, passed away on June 19, 2019 at home, surrounded by her family and friends. Gina fought cancer fearlessly for more than a year.

OSWEGO — Joann Methot, 75, of Oswego, passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at St. Luke’s with her family by her side.

Dr. Joseph Augustine Wiecha, a linguist and educator, and developer of the Wiecha Progressive-Reflex method of teaching foreign languages, died on April 29, in Framingham, Massachusetts. 

OSWEGO — Patrick T. Sterio, 58, died on June 13, 2019 at home.

WILLIAMSTOWN — Edward B. Hart, 66, of Williamstown, New York, passed away Friday, June 14, 2019 at Oswego Hospital Oswego after an illness.  

OSWEGO — Muriel Adams Harrison (“Mike”), 93, passed away peacefully on Friday, June 7, 2019, at Seneca Hill Manor Nursing Home in Oswego, surrounded by her loving family.

OSWEGO – Karen G. Jermyn, 75, of Oswego passed away on June 8, 2019 at home. 

OSWEGO — Ruth C. Donovan, 90, of Oswego, passed away Friday, June 7, 2019 in Oswego Hospital.

Sam J. Piazza, 86, of Baldwinsville, New York, died on Thursday, June 6, 2019 at the VA Medical Center, Syracuse, New York.

FULTON — Rosa Pappalardo Kemmis, 82, a lifetime resident of Fulton, passed away after a prolonged illness on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at home. 

OSWEGO TOWN — John J. Eason, 55, a resident of Oswego town, passed away Monday, June 03, 2019.

Rose Ann O’Mara, 86, of Cape Carteret, North Carolina, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2019 at The Cottages of Swansboro.

FULTON — Lyle G. “Jerry” Salsbury, 75, of Fulton, passed away on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Seneca Hill Manor.

OSWEGO — Marie J. Boyle, 92, of Oswego, died Sunday, June 2, 2019 at Morningstar Care Center, Oswego. 

OSWEGO — Madelyn M. “Tina” Ellingwood, 82, a resident of Oswego passed away on June 4, 2019 at the St. Luke Health Services.

Carolyn Foster Broadbent departed this world on Sunday, May 26, 2019. She was born to Ralph Nelson Foster and Mary Elizabeth Shaver Foster, on September 29, 1941, in Fulton, New York. Ralph was a chiropractor and Mary kept the books. Together they raised four children, Carolyn being number t…

MINETTO — Alfred John Stamm, 78, of Minetto passed away on May 23, 2019.

INVERNESS, Fla. — Justin Dart “Judd” Backus, 83, of Inverness, Florida, formerly of Mexico, New York, died Feb. 28, 2019. 

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — William C. LaTulip, 69, a former resident of Oswego passed away on June 1, 2019 in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania.

Brenda Frances LaForce Cooper, 77, went home to be with her Lord Jesus on Monday, Dec. 10, 2018. 

MEXICO — James F. Steele, 74, of Mexico, New York, passed away on April 19, 2019 at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Syracuse, New York, with his loving family by his side. 

FULTON — Sharon A. Clary, 77, of Fulton, passed away peacefully May 31, 2019, surrounded by family at Seneca Hill Manor, Volney. 

FULTON — Gary I. Overton, 61, of Fulton died Thursday evening at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Syracuse with his family by his side.

OSWEGO — Robert “Pop Pop” Torbitt Musico, 63, of Oswego, passed away unexpectedly on May 29, 2019 at Upstate Hospital in Syracuse.

EAST GREENBUSH — Ted R. Spaulding, 49, of Ternan Avenue, died Wednesday, May 08, 2019, at St. Peter’s Hospice Inn, Albany, after a 10-month battle with brain cancer.

SCRIBA — Douglas B. Parker, 70, a resident of county Route 1 in Scriba, passed away peacefully Tuesday, May28, 2019 at Morningstar Care Center in Oswego.

OSWEGO — John L. Richards, 62, a resident of East Second Street in Oswego, passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019, at his home.

SCRIBA — Edna Mae Davis, 61, a life resident of Scriba, passed away May 21, 2019, at her son’s home in North Carolina, under hospice care after a short and courageous battle with ALS.

OSWEGO — Linda Lee Davey, 75, a resident of Southwest Ninth St., Oswego, passed away Friday, May 24, 2019 at Upstate Hospital in Syracuse.

OSWEGO — Ruth T. Busteed, 89, of Oswego, died May 24, 2019, at Seneca Hill Manor.

OSWEGO — Ronald David Verdoliva Sr., 76, of Oswego, died Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at the Crouse Hospital Intensive Care Unit following a brief illness.

NEW HAVEN — Robin Lee (Battles) Seaman, 56, of New Haven, passed away unexpectedly on May 17, 2019 at Oswego Hospital. 

Joyce M. Coon, 75, a resident of Scriba passed away on May 18, 2019 at the Crouse Hospital in Syracuse.

Rosemary A. Yule, 84, of Oswego died on May 18, 2019.  

SCRIBA — Paul J. Nickolas, 47, a resident of Scriba, passed away Thursday, May 16, 2019, in Syracuse.

Rosemary Keefe Cook, 93, of Fayetteville, New York, formerly of Fulton, New York, died at the home of her daughter, Kathleen, on May 16, 2019.

LAKE WYLIE, S.C. — Mary Grace Caywood, 67, of Lake Wylie, South Carolina, passed away on May 15, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family. 

OSWEGO — Marguerite F. Furlong, 91, of Oswego, passed away on May 15, 2019 at Oswego Hospital. 

OSWEGO — Paul B. Galletta, 61, a resident of Willow Street in Oswego, entered into Heavenly life on Monday, battling an illness from which he had suffered for many years.

OSWEGO — David “Kim” Simons, 65, passed away after a long, courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease on May 11, 2019 at the Upstate Medical University in Syracuse.

OSWEGO TOWN — Mary A. Ketcham, 75, a resident of the Ridge Road in the town of Oswego, passed away Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the home of her daughter.