Ridge M. Barden

October 2011 22 Messages of Sympathy

October 14, 2011

Ridge M. Barden, 16, of Phoenix was tragically taken while playing the sport he loved. Born in Oswego, he was a life resident of the Phoenix area. He was a junior and honor roll student at J.C.B. High School and a defensive line tackle on the Varsity team. Ridge enjoyed all sports, weightlifting and playing Xbox. He was predeceased by his grandfather, Stephen Dodge who passed away in 2010, and his uncle, Jeff Root. Ridge will be lovingly missed by his parents, Jacqueline Barden of Oswego and Jody Barden of Phoenix; sisters, Katherine Barnum of Oswego and Nicole Barnum of Liverpool; maternal grandmother, Dorothea Root of Oswego; paternal grandmother, Charlotte Dodge of Fulton; paternal grandfather, Michael Barden Sr. of Kansas; a niece Amelia and a nephew, Caleb; several aunts, uncles and cousins. A service will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 64 Gillespie Road, Fulton. Calling hours will be 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay St., Fulton. Contributions in memory of Ridge are encouraged to be made to Phoenix Football Boosters, 116 Volney St., Phoenix, NY 13135.


Marjorie A. Foster

October 2011 1 Messages of Sympathy

October 14, 2011

Marjorie A. Foster, 71, of Fulton passed away Friday at Oswego Hospital. Born in Fulton she was a life resident of the area. Marjorie retired from A&E Transport in 2001 after more than 20 years. She was member of the Fulton Moose and Elks Lodge. Marjorie was predeceased by her husband, Robert, who passed away in 1999. She is survived by her children, David Foster of Baldwinsville, Brenda Foster of Liverpool and Christine (Dale) Gulliver of Oswego; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay St., Fulton. Graveside services will be PRIVATE. Contributions in memory of Marjorie may be made to Fulton Moose #1280, 3044 Co. Rte. 57, Fulton, 13069.


Jean Stone

October 2011 1 Messages of Sympathy

October 14, 2011

Jean Stone, 82 of Red Creek, passed away on October 14, 2011 after a brief illness. Born in Ann Arbor, MI, she spent most of her young adult life in Saginaw, MI. Jean married Herbert Stone in 1949 and they lived in Michigan, Cape Cod, MA and Red Creek, NY. She was predeceased by her parents, George and Florence Wiggins; husband, Herbert Stone and brother, George Wiggins, Jr. Surviving are her daughter, Janet Gove of Tallahassee, FL and son, Steven (Cindy) Stone of Fair Haven, NY; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. There are no services or calling hours. Arrangements are in the care of Foster Funeral Home, Hannibal, NY.


David W. Wardhaugh, Sr.

October 2011 No Messages of Sympathy

October 13, 2011

David W. Wardhaugh, Sr., 54, of Granby died Thursday at home. Born in Fulton he was a life resident. David was employed at Tessy Plastics in Elbridge for the past 6 years. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. David was predeceased by his wife, Joanne Wardhaugh who died in 1984 also by his parents, Dorothy Wardhaugh who died in 1996 and William Wardhaugh who died in 2005. Surviving: sons, Kyle Wardhaugh, David Wardhaugh, Jr. and Kevin Wardhaugh all of Fulton; two grandsons, Jeffrey and Joseph Wardhaugh; a sister, Lisa (Anson) Reed; two brothers, Michael and James Wardhaugh; several nieces and nephews. Calling hours are 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton. Graveside Services are 10 a.m. Tuesday at Mt. Adnah Cemetery, 706 East Broadway Fulton.


Shirley A. Ouderkirk

October 2011 No Messages of Sympathy

October 13, 2011

Shirley A. Ouderkirk, 82, of Fulton died peacefully Thursday surrounded by her loving family at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse. Shirley was a machine operator for over 30 years at Nestle Co. in Fulton. She had attended the Fulton Alliance Church for many years. Shirley enjoyed spending time with her family, friends and grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Earl, a sister, Janet and grandson, Steven. Surviving: daughters, Laura (Bill) Jones and Alice (Rodney Howe) Allen; sons, David, Steven (Terry Mann), Jeffrey (Kim Palmer) and Daniel Ouderkirk; 14 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; brother, Dick Lanning; sister, Veneita Dingman; her extended family, Charles (Karen) Kimball; best friend, Betty Kimball all of Fulton. Calling hours are Monday 12 noon to 2:00 p.m. with services to immediately follow at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton. Burial will be at Mt. Adnah Cemetery, Fulton.


Janet I. Engle

October 2011 4 Messages of Sympathy

October 6, 2011

Janet I. Engle, 77, of Oswego, died Thursday. Born in Oswego, she was a life resident. She was a loving mother of eight children and passed on the importance of parenting and education. Janet enjoyed ceramics, gardening, sewing and dancing. She found great comfort and happiness in the time she spent with her family and friends. Mrs. Engle was predeceased by her parents, Balz and Elizabeth (Schiesser) Schwitter, three brothers, Francis, David and Robert Schwitter; a son, Keith Engle and a sister, Barbara Lisk. She is survived by: six daughters, Kathy (Charles, Sr.) Butler, Sandra (Shaun) Kelly, Deborah (Frank) Skardinski, Tammy Engle, Ruth (Gerald) Darling and Rebecca (James) Manning; a son, Earl Engle; five sisters, Mary Jones, Kathryn Creighton, Alice Ketcham, Mildred Durfee and Doris Schwitter; three brothers, James, Carl and John Schwitter; 13 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins. Calling hours are 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday with services to follow at Foster Funeral Home, 837 Cayuga Street, Hannibal. Memorial contributions may be made to Hannibal Volunteer Fire Department, 155 Oswego St., Hannibal, NY 13074.

Edward “Skeeter” Carvey

October 2011 5 Messages of Sympathy

October 5, 2011

Edward “Skeeter” Carvey, 46 of Hannibal, died suddenly on Wednesday as a result of an industrial accident. A native of Hannibal, he was a life resident of the Hannibal – Fulton area. Ed was employed at Novelis in Scriba for the past six years and was a firefighter with the Novelis Oswego Works Fire Department. He had previously worked at Burns Brothers in Syracuse. Ed was an active member of the Fulton Men’s Softball Association and the Friday Night Men’s Bowling League at Lakeview Lanes. He had served as president of the Hannibal Music Boosters and enjoyed hunting, fishing, golfing and being an amazing father to his beloved children.

He was predeceased by his parents, Clarence and Ethel (Wood) Carvey and his brother, Keith Carvey. Ed is survived by his loving wife, Valerie (Moody) Carvey and their two adoring children, Elizabeth and Travis Carvey. Also surviving are his brother, Kenneth Carvey of Fulton; his mother and father in law, Linda and Richard Smart of Mexico and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton with burial and fireman’s honors at Fairdale Rural Cemetery, County Route 3 in Hannibal. Calling hours are 4 to 8 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made to the Edward Carvey Memorial Fund, c/o Compass Federal Credit Union, 131 George Street, Oswego, NY 13126.


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