OSWEGO — Chester A. Misercola, 81, a resident of Oswego and Syracuse died Saturday, July 6, 2019 in Loretto, Syracuse. 

He was born in Oswego the son of the late Pasquale and Assunta (Cellini) Misercola. He followed the path of service and faith having worked for several years in the Roman Catholic Church as a priest with the Syracuse Diocese serving in schools and parishes in Oswego, New Hartford, Syracuse, Utica and Cortland. 

Chester’s longest tenure was an educator from 1970 until 1992 at Oswego Catholic High School and Bishop Cunningham High School in Oswego. He treasured his Italian heritage, and its dialect, he also enjoyed traveling. 

He is survived by several cousins, and friends. 

May he rest in peace as he is reunited with his beloved parents. 

Services and burial were held at the convenience of the family. 

Arrangements are in care of Sugar Scanlon Funeral Home