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  • Michael Jaworski Obituary Photo
    Michael Jaworski, 63 Jamesville

    May 6, 1954 - February 19, 2018

    Dr. Michael Theodore Jaworski, 63, passed away peacefully on February 19th, surrounded by his closest loved ones following a long illness. Michael was born in Syracuse on May 6th, 1954, and grew up in Jamesville,...


  • Marjory Schuster Obituary Photo
    Marjory Schuster, 87 Syracuse, New York

    July 31, 1930 - February 17, 2018

    Marjory Agnes Wilson Schuster, 87, passed away on February 17, 2018 surrounded by love. She was born on July 31, 1930 in Irondequoit, NY, to John and Mary (Fraser) Wilson, Scottish immigrants. Raised with three brothers...


  • Judith Haley Sachs Obituary Photo
    Judith Haley Sachs, 75 Syracuse, New York

    March 27, 1942 - February 9, 2018

    Judith Haley Sachs, 75, passed away in her sleep on February 9, 2018. A lifelong resident of the Syracuse area, Judith graduated from Nottingham High School in 1960 and eventually received an Associate's Degree from...


  • Maureen "Mo" Tessier  Obituary Photo
    Maureen "Mo" Tessier , 62 Dewitt, New York

    October 3, 1955 - January 29, 2018

    Maureen "Momma Mo" Tessier, 62, passed away peacefully on Monday in the loving embrace of her family after a courageous battle with breast cancer. Born to William J. Sr. and Marian Hayes on October 3, 1955, Maureen was...


  • Midge  Sanford Obituary Photo
    Midge Sanford, 85 Syracsue, New York

    April 26, 1932 - January 11, 2018

    Mildred Power Sanford, better known as Midge Sanford, of Manlius, NY died January 11, 2018 at the age of 85 after a long battle with cancer. She was born on April 26, 1932 to Harry and Garnet Power, successful farmers...


  • Barbara  Schunck Obituary Photo
    Barbara Schunck, 87 Jamesville, New York

    October 4, 1930 - January 7, 2018

    Barbara G. Schunck, 87, of Jamesville, passed away on January 7, 2018 with her family by her side. Barbara was born in Bradford, Pennsylvania to the late Paul D. and Leone K. Godfrey, on October 4, 1930. Barbara was a...


  • Joseph Esposito Obituary Photo
    Joseph Esposito, 83 Fayetteville, New York

    September 13, 1934 - January 6, 2018

    Joseph F. Esposito of Fayetteville passed away on Saturday January 6, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family. Joe was born in Syracuse to the late Francis and Ursula Esposito. He graduated from Nottingham High School...


  • Ernie Turner Obituary Photo
    Ernie Turner, 68 Sandy Creek, New York

    March 7, 1949 - December 19, 2017

    Ernest "Ernie" Brewster Turner, 68, of Sandy Pond, New York, passed away on December 19th, 2017. Born March 7th, 1949 in Oswego, New York, he was the son of the late Jane W. Roberts, his beloved mother and Thomas B....


  • Richard  Liddle Obituary Photo
    Richard Liddle, 85 Dewitt, New York

    June 29, 1932 - December 3, 2017

    Richard Bernard Liddle, 85, passed away Sunday, December 3, 2017 at his home in DeWitt, New York. Richard was born June 29, 1932 to Clarence and Margaret (Conlan) Liddle in Johnstown, New York, the youngest of three...


  • Fritz  Mueller  Obituary Photo
    Fritz Mueller , 53 Rochester, New York

    March 30, 1964 - November 27, 2017

    Fritz Mueller of Henrietta passed away unexpectedly at his residence on November 27, 2017. Fritz was born and raised in Jamesville, NY, son of the late Fran and Trudy Mueller. He graduated from Jamesville-Dewitt High...


  • Mary  Anselma Maleski  Obituary Photo
    Mary Anselma Maleski , 75

    March 15, 1942 - November 21, 2017

    Mary Anselma Maleski, 75, professor emerita of English at LeMoyne College, passed away peacefully on November 21 at Francis House in Syracuse, NY. Born March 15, 1942 in Avoca, PA, she was the daughter of John Maleski...


  • Audrey  Dwyre Obituary Photo
    Audrey Dwyre, 89 Syracuse, New York

    December 6, 1927 - November 19, 2017

    Audrey W. Dwyre died on November 19 at Crouse Hospital. She was born on December 6, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois. She graduated in 1945 from St. John's Academy in Syracuse and from St. Mary's Nursing School in Amsterdam,...


  • Andrew  Andy  Speno  Obituary Photo
    Andrew Andy Speno , 73 Manlius, New York

    December 12, 1943 - November 18, 2017

    Andy Speno, 73, of Manlius, went home to the Lord Saturday evening after a brief illness. Andrew Hughes Speno was born December 21, 1943 to Martin and Clarine (Hughes) Speno in Ithaca, NY. When Andy was an infant the...


  • 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 Obituary Photo
    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...