February 28, 2011
Andres Perez, Jr., 45, of Hannibal passed away Monday at Oswego Hospital. Born in Oswego he was a life resident of the Hannibal area. He was a communicant of Holy Family Catholic Church in Fulton. An avid sportsman he loved hunting, fishing and being outdoors. He was predeceased by his brother, Louis Perez who died in 1987, and a sister, Tammy Perez who died in 1966. Surviving: his daughter, Samantha Perez of Hannibal; sons, Andres Perez, III and Antonio Perez both of Hannibal; parents, Andres, Sr. and Norma Perez of Fulton; brothers, Juan Perez of Oswego and Angel Perez of Fulton; a sister, Victoria Bort of Hannibal; companion of 21 years, Kelly Zufelt of Hannibal; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Calling hours are Friday 12 noon to 2 p.m. with a 2 p.m. service to immediately follow at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton. Spring burial will be at Oswego Town Rural Cemetery, Oswego. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the United Cerebral Palsy Foundation, 1660 L Street, NW, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20036-5602.
February 28, 2011
February 27, 2011
Elizabeth A. Manford, 68, of Fulton died Sunday. She was a life resident of Fulton. Elizabeth was a member of State Street United Methodist Church. She was a nurse’s aide and had worked at Michaud Residential Health Services and St. Luke Health Services. Elizabeth was predeceased by her husband, Kenneth Darling, Sr. and her companion, Curt Newton. Surviving are three sons, William (Kimmie) Darling, Theodore Darling and Kenneth Darling all of Fulton; a brother Walter; a sister, Betty; seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren. There are no calling hours. Memorial services are 12 p.m. Friday at State Street United Methodist Church, 357 State St., Fulton. Contributions in memory of Elizabeth may be made to: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Central New York Chapter, 401 North Salina St., Learbury Center, Syracuse, NY 13203-1770. Foster Funeral Home, Fulton has care of arrangements.Elizabeth A. Manford
February 24, 2011
Beverly P. Stauring, 77, of Fulton died Thursday at home. A life resident of Fulton, Beverly retired from Nestle where she worked for several years. She enjoyed camping with her family. Beverly was predeceased by her husband of 53 years, William W. Stauring, Sr., who died January 16, 2011; a sister, Evelyn Scerbo; two brothers, Gerald and Harold Meeker and by a granddaughter, Jessica Ducker. Beverly is survived by two sons, James Ducker of Fulton and William (Kelly) Stauring, Jr. of Minetto; two brothers, Fred (Nancy) Meeker of Scriba and Charlie (Gail) Meeker of Fulton; two brothers-in-law, Newell Stauring and Paul Dievendorf both of Fulton; three sisters-in-law, Marion Stauring of Fulton, Kathleen Stauring of Ontario, NY, and Dolores Meeker of Fulton; six grandchildren, Robbie (Lori) Brand, Melissa (Benjamin) Pierce, Jamie Ducker, Patsy Stauring, Kyle Stauring and Casey Stauring; four great grandchildren, Susan Pierce, Jacob Pierce, Kayden Brand and Hannah Stauring; several nieces and nephews. Calling hours are 4 to 6 p.m. Monday with services to follow at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton. Spring burial will be in Mount Adnah Cemetery, Fulton. Contributions in memory of Mrs. Stauring may be made to: Friends of Oswego County Hospice, P.O. Box 102, Oswego, NY 13126.
Feb. 22, 2011
William H. Marley, Sr., 86 of Fulton died Tuesday at home. Born in Camden, NJ he had lived in Fulton most of his life. Bill retired in 1984 from Prudential Insurance Co., after 30 years. Bill was a World War II Navy veteran serving as an electrician from 1941 to 1945. Bill was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather. He was predeceased by his wife of 63 years, Janet Cline Marley, who died February 18, 2011. Bill is survived by his children, Suzanne, William H. Jr., Mary Ellen, and Margaret, a brother, Ralph B. Marley; four grandchildren, Jennifer, Joseph, Benjamin and Brice; several nieces and nephews. There are no calling hours. Services will be private. Contributions in memory of Bill may be made to Salvation Army, 62 South First St., Fulton, 13069.
February 21, 2011
Regina M. Peluso, 88, of Fulton, died Monday at Oswego Hospital. A native of Carthage, she had resided in Fulton since 1950. Regina had worked as a legal secretary in Fulton and Carthage for many years and was a salesperson at Abel Real Estate in Fulton for 10 years. Regina was a communicant of The Church of the Holy Trinity in Fulton and member of Court Pere LeMoyne #833, Catholic Daughters of America; A. L. Lee Memorial Hospital Auxiliary; Fulton Women’s Club and the Fulton Women’s Bowling Association.
Predeceased by her husband of 50 years, Arthur J. Peluso in 2000 and by a son James Peluso in 1973, Regina is survived by three daughters, Linda (Daniel) Farden of Sterling, Mary Farfaglia of Boulder Creek, CA and Christine (Gary) Sternberg of Bridgeport; two sons, Mark Peluso of San Diego, CA and Patrick (Brenda) Peluso of South Portland, ME; nine grandchildren; a great-grandson; a brother, Francis Murphy of Carthage and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be held 9:30 A.M. Friday at The Church of the Holy Trinity, corner of Rochester and South Third Streets, Fulton with burial at St. Mary’s Cemetery in the spring. Calling hours are 4 to 7 P.M. Thursday
at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton. Memorial contributions may be made to The Church of the Holy Trinity, 309 Buffalo Street, Fulton 13069.
February 19, 2011
Mary E. Orr, 97, of Phoenix died Saturday at home. Born in East Greenbush, NY she was a resident of Phoenix for two months previously living in Rindge, New Hampshire. She was a graduate of St. Peter’s School of Nursing and was a private duty nurse prior to starting her family. In later years she practiced in various local hospitals. She was predeceased by her husband, William M. Orr, who died in 1976 and a sister, Helen Kirker. Surviving: a son, William (Mary) Orr of Phoenix; a daughter, Patricia (Norman Lambert) Healy of Jaffrey, NH; eight grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandsons; several nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Stephen’s Church, 469 Main Street, Phoenix. There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Stephen’s Church, 469 Main Street, Phoenix, NY 13135. Foster Funeral Home, Fulton has charge of arrangements.
February 18, 2011
Janet Cline Marley, 80 of Fulton, died Friday at Oswego Hospital. Born in Camden, NJ she had resided in Fulton for most of her life. Janet was a homemaker, loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, William H. Marley, Sr.; children, Suzanne, William H. Jr., Mary Ellen and Margaret; four grandchildren, Jennifer, Joseph, Benjamin and Brice; several brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews. There are no calling hours. Services will be private. In memory of Janet, contributions may be made to Salvation Army, 62 South First St., Fulton, 13069.
February 15, 2011
Jessie M. Stupp, 84 of Umatilla, FL died Tuesday, February 15, 2011 in Tavares, FL. Born in Cato, she moved to Lake County, FL many years ago. Jessie and her husband Charles had owned and operated Jacob’s Gas and Oil in Fairdale for many years. She had previously worked at Schuyler Potato Chip Company in Cato. Jessie was predeceased by her husband, Charles G. Stupp who died February 16, 2005 and by a son, John C. Stupp who died August 9, 2010; siblings, George, Kenneth, Raymond, Charles, Frank, Martha and Mildred. Surviving: daughters, Sharon Smith of Umatilla, FL and Linda Wright of Hannibal; a brother, John Simons of Weedsport, sisters, Ruth Chapman of Camillus and Lillian Shaben of Phoenix, AZ; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Calling hours are Saturday 2 to 4 p.m. with a 4 p.m. service to immediately follow at Foster Funeral Home, 837 Cayuga Street, Hannibal. Spring burial will be at Fairdale Rural Cemetery, Hannibal. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Cornerstone Hospice Foundation, 2445 Lane Park Road, Tavares, FL 32778.
Evelyn L. Briggs
February 15, 2011
Evelyn L. Briggs, 92, formerly of Fulton, died February 15 in Deltona, FL. A longtime resident of Fulton, Mrs. Briggs had resided in Florida for many years. She was a member of Order of the Eastern Star and First United Methodist Church in Deltona. Mrs. Briggs was predeceased by her husband, Thornton J. Briggs, who died in 2003 and by her son, Theodore J. Briggs, who died in 1983. She is survived by her sons, Keith L. Briggs of Orlando, FL and Brian C. Briggs of Vermillion, OH; a sister, Maryel Whipple; four grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren. There are no calling hours. Spring graveside services will be private. Foster Funeral Home, Fulton has charge of arrangements.
February 15, 2011
On Tuesday, February 15, 2011 surrounded by her children, Isabelle R. Combes peacefully departed this earthly world to begin her journey with her heavenly husband, Raymond who predeceased her on February 8, 1981 and son Robert in 1957. Born to Verna and Francis Tallman of Martville on November 26, 1929, Isabelle met and married Raymond in Martville on July 20, 1950, a union lasting 31 years. She then became a proud and loving mother to her children, grandchildren and a foster child. Prior to retiring from Comstock Foods of Red Creek, she had worked more than 25 years at Cato Show Print until its closing. Isabelle was a loving, loyal and hardworking friend to many. She will be deeply and sadly missed.
Surviving are her children, Rae Marie Combes of Oneida, Diane (Rick) Mace, Bernice Hendricks and Brenda (Griff) Warren all of Oswego, Raymond (Cynthia) Combes and Darlene (Percy) Shaw all of Hannibal, Mark (Patti) Combes of Fulton, Mike (Dawn) Combes of Hannibal and Jim Tallman of Oswego; 25 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; step grandchildren; a great great-grandchild; several brothers and sisters-in-law and nieces and nephews.
Calling hours are Friday, 2 to 4 PM and 6 to 7 PM with services to immediately follow at Foster Funeral Home, 837 Cayuga Street, Hannibal. Burial will be in the spring at Bethel Cemetery, Hannibal. The family would like to thank the staff and nurses on A Wing at Sunrise Nursing Home in Oswego for the love and care given to their mother during her four year stay.