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  • Jack Helmer Obituary Photo
    Jack Helmer, 89 Skaneateles, New York

    April 20, 1928 - November 9, 2017

    Jack Newell Helmer, 89 of Skaneateles, NY, passed away on November 9, 2017, surrounded by his family. He was born on April 20, 1928 in Rochester, NY. Jack was a graduate of Nottingham High School and Syracuse...


  • Mary Lou Koenig, 83 Dewitt, New York

    April 27, 1934 - November 1, 2017

    Mary Lou H. Koenig, after a long illness, passed away on November 1, 2017. The daughter of Elizabeth and Albert Herbst, she attended the Neville Island Schools, PA. Upon completion of high school, she attended Carnegie...


  • Raymond J. Blake, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Raymond J. Blake, Jr., 88 Dewitt, New York

    March 3, 1929 - October 31, 2017

    Raymond J. Blake Jr., 88, of Dewitt passed away on October 31, 2017. Ray was born March 3, 1929 in Johnstown, PA, to Rose Heinrich Blake and Raymond J. Blake, Sr. He grew up in Olean, NY, and graduated from Olean High...


  • Roberta  Grimm Obituary Photo
    Roberta Grimm, 96 Jamesville, New York

    August 12, 1921 - October 2, 2017

    Roberta Johnson Grimm left this life on October 2, 2017 at the age of 96, at the Nottingham Residential Health Care Facility in Jamesville, NY. Born in Kansas City, MO, Bobbie was a middle child. She met the love of...


  • George  Kanelis Obituary Photo
    George Kanelis, 91 Morristown, New Jersey

    August 22, 1926 - September 24, 2017

    George Kanelis passed away of natural causes at his home in Morristown, New Jersey on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at the age of 91. George was born and raised in Syracuse, NY and later after serving in the U.S. Army...


  • George  Wehrle Obituary Photo
    George Wehrle, 93 Jamesville, New York

    January 20, 1924 - September 17, 2017

    George Gustav Wehrle, 93, passed away on September 17, 2017 in his residence at the Nottingham, Jamesville, NY. Born and raised in Rochester, NY, he was a retired US Air Force Major serving his country during WW II,...


  • William J. Drescher, Sr. Obituary Photo
    William J. Drescher, Sr., 94 Syracuse, New York

    September 8, 1922 - September 3, 2017

    William J. Drescher, Sr., passed away peacefully at home on Sunday September 3, 2017. He was born in Syracuse on September 8, 1922 the son of Anthony and Loretta Drescher. One of four children, he was predeceased by...


  • Mary  Moore  Obituary Photo
    Mary Moore , 84 Syracuse, New York

    July 4, 1933 - August 25, 2017

    Mary A. Moore August 25, 2017 Mary A. Moore, 84, went home on Friday, August 25. 2017, surrounded by her family, after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Oneida, N.Y. Mary was married to William (Bill) Moore,...


  • Maurene  Hogan  Obituary Photo
    Maurene Hogan , 86 Syracuse, New York

    December 29, 1930 - August 25, 2017

    Maurene G. Hogan, 86, of Syracuse passed away peacefully Friday Aug. 25, 2017. Maurene was a proud graduate of USC where she studied Art. An Avid reader, who enjoyed popular movies, and playing Bridge and Chess. She...


  • Chrisanthi Tzetzis  Obituary Photo
    Chrisanthi Tzetzis , 83 Dewitt, New York

    March 22, 1934 - August 8, 2017

    Chrisanthi Tzetzis, 83, of DeWitt, fell asleep in the Lord Tuesday, August 8th at her home surrounded by her loving family. Born in Drosopigi, Greece she came to the U.S. in 1956 with her husband Nicolaos to live the...


  • Anne  Hannon Obituary Photo
    Anne Hannon, 82 Fernandina Beach, Florida

    July 1, 1935 - August 7, 2017

    Anne Curtis Hannon, a Norwich native and social worker and counselor in the Syracuse area for many years, died in Fernandina Beach, FL, on Monday August 7th after a long illness. She was 82. Ms. Hannon held several...


  • Shreyas Kumar Roy Obituary Photo
    Shreyas Kumar Roy, 38 Montreal, Quebec

    March 1, 1979 - July 23, 2017

    Shreyas Kumar Roy, beloved son of Geeta and Ajoy Roy, and brother of Preyas Roy, born March 1, 1979, passed away July 23, 2017. He was born in New York City and raised by his loving Naani and Naana in Patna, in the...


  • Nancy DeLorenzo Obituary Photo
    Nancy DeLorenzo, 84 Dewitt, New York

    August 16, 1932 - July 20, 2017

    Nancy F. DeLorenzo passed peacefully from this Earth surrounded by her loving family on July 20, 2017. She was born in Syracuse, NY and was a lifelong resident of the area. A devoted Catholic, she and her husband were...


  • Neil Driscoll Obituary Photo
    Neil Driscoll, 73 Syracuse, New York

    May 15, 1944 - June 21, 2017

    Neil Driscoll, 73, passed away peacefully on Tuesday at home with his family. Born in Staten Island, he and his wife Corinne moved to Syracuse in 1973 with the intention to stay for only a few years, yet made Central...


  • Lou Stark Obituary Photo
    Lou Stark, 83 Syracuse, New York

    April 6, 1934 - June 15, 2017

    Louis G. Stark passed away on June 15, 2017, but lives on in the hearts and lives of his family and friends. Born and raised in Syracuse, NY, he was the son of Gus and Kiratca Stark, owners of Stark's Bakery on...


  • Carol  Porter  Obituary Photo
    Carol Porter , 76 Fayetteville, New York

    October 11, 1940 - June 14, 2017

    Carol Will Porter of Fayetteville, NY and Snow Hill, MD passed away June 13th 2017 in her Fayetteville home with her family at her side. She was born October 11, 1940 in Syracuse, NY, to parents Mr. and Mrs. Howard C....


  • Brian Patrick Byrne Obituary Photo
    Brian Patrick Byrne, 59 Boston, Massachusetts

    May 12, 1958 - June 2, 2017

    Brian Patrick Byrne (May 12, 1958 - June 2, 2017) After a courageous battle with cancer, Brian set sail towards his final destination on the evening of June 2, at his home in Boston with close friends and family at his...


  • Jeffrey  Carr Obituary Photo
    Jeffrey Carr, 50 Syracuse, New York

    February 13, 1967 - May 28, 2017

    Jeffrey Harlan Carr of Syracuse, NY passed away peacefully the morning of May 28th. Jeff was 50 years old and fought a courageous battle against breast cancer. Jeff grew up in Camillus and was a member of the football,...


  • Marilyn DeVoll Wehrle Obituary Photo
    Marilyn DeVoll Wehrle, 90 Jamesville, New York

    September 28, 1926 - May 21, 2017

    Marilyn DeVoll Wehrle passed away on Sunday, May 21,2017. She was born in Rochester, NY and graduated from SUNY Brockport with a degree in Education. Marilyn also grew up in Rochester, where she met and married her...


  • Gustavo P. Aponte Obituary Photo
    Gustavo P. Aponte, 66 Dewitt, New York

    November 11, 1950 - May 8, 2017

    Gustavo P. Aponte, affectionately known as Gus, of DeWitt, NY, died peacefully in his home May 8, 2017, with his family by his side. He was 66 years old. Gus is survived by his wife, Carol Dewitt Aponte of DeWitt, NY,...


  • Edward  Carney "Ted" Costello Obituary Photo
    Edward Carney "Ted" Costello, 93 Fayetteville, New York

    January 29, 1924 - April 27, 2017

    Edward Costello, known as Ted to his family and friends, died on April 27, 2017 at the age of ninety-three. The son of Gregory M. and Helena (Carney) Costello, Ted was born January 29, 1924 in Baltimore Maryland and was...


  • James  D.  Fitzpatrick Obituary Photo
    James D. Fitzpatrick, 78 Syracuse, New York

    October 21, 1938 - April 17, 2017

    James D. Fitzpatrick of Syracuse died on April 17 at Crouse Hospital after a brief illness. Jim was the son of William F. Fitzpatrick and Margaret Mary Shortt Fitzpatrick and was a lifelong resident of the City of...


  • Pam  Ganotis Obituary Photo
    Pam Ganotis, 76 Jamesville, New York

    April 19, 1940 - April 8, 2017

    Pandoula "Pam" Ganotis, of Jamesville, NY departed us on April 8, 2017 after a courageous battle with leukemia. Pam was born on April 19, 1940 and lived in Jamesville her entire life. She was the beloved daughter and...


  • Flora Workman Obituary Photo
    Flora Workman, 91 Jamesville, New York

    May 12, 1925 - March 29, 2017

    Flora Workman, 91, a resident of Jamesville, N.Y., passed away March 29, 2017 at Francis House. She was the daughter of Alfred and Ersilia Ablondi. Born in New Jersey, she grew up in Pearl River, N. Y. Flora attended...


  • Andreas Armatas Obituary Photo
    Andreas Armatas, 96 Syracuse, New York

    April 5, 1920 - March 22, 2017

    Andreas Armatas, passed away March 22, 2017, born in Fterno, Lefkada, Greece to Ilias & Eleni Armatas on April 5, 1920. Andreas was the beloved husband of the late Helen (Pandelly) Armatas, brother of the late,...