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  • Marion Back Obituary Photo
    Marion Back, 87 Syracuse, New York

    July 20, 1934 - October 20, 2021

    Marion Louise Back, 87, passed away peacefully on October 20, 2021. A gifted pianist and cellist, performing with the All City Orchestra she graduated from Nottingham High School, class of 1952, Born to Harold and...


  • Spiros Ganias Obituary Photo
    Spiros Ganias, 91 Athens

    September 18, 1930 - October 18, 2021

    Spyridon D. "Spiros" Ganias, passed away peacefully at home on October 18, 2021. Born in Plesio Greece September 18, 1930, and emigrated to the United States in the 1960's after serving in the Greek Military. He was...


  • Tony Oates Obituary Photo
    Tony Oates, 57 West Monroe, New York

    May 29, 1964 - October 9, 2021

    Tony Oates, 57, of West Monroe and formerly of Brooklyn, New York passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 9, 2021 at Crouse Hospital after a short illness. Tony was born on May 29, 1964 to the late Joseph Willis...


  • Donald Koten Obituary Photo
    Donald Koten, 91 Syracuse, New York

    March 20, 1930 - October 9, 2021

    Donald Elden Koten, 91, died peacefully at home with his beloved wife Margo by his side on October 9, 2021. Don was born in Normal, Illinois to the late Irvin and Dora Koten. From a young age he was kind and...


  • Ronald D. Holmes Obituary Photo
    Ronald D. Holmes, 83 East Syracuse, New York

    January 19, 1938 - October 9, 2021

    Ronald D Holmes Obituary Ronald David Holmes passed away on October 9th, 2021 from complications related to heart disease.He was the son of James and Katherine Holmes. He is survived by his wife of 58 years Ellen...


  • Kenitha Stockham Nugent Obituary Photo
    Kenitha Stockham Nugent, 94 Syracuse, New York

    September 18, 1927 - September 25, 2021

    Kenitha (Stockham) Nugent, 94, of Syracuse, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, September 25, 2021. Kenitha was born in Eastwood on September 18, 1927 and was a life resident of Syracuse. A graduate of...


  • Luke Byrne Obituary Photo
    Luke Byrne, 58 Daytona Beach, Florida

    March 12, 1963 - September 20, 2021

    Luke Thomas Byrne passed away on Monday, September 20, 2021, unexpectedly at home in Daytona Beach after suffering a heart attack. Luke was the 11th child of Jack and Ann Byrne of Hancock Drive. Born March 12, 1963,...


  • Thérèse Royal Obituary Photo
    Thérèse Royal, 57

    October 2, 1963 - September 20, 2021

    Therese Marie Royal, 57 of Syracuse passed away on September 20th, 2021 under a full moon with her children at her side. Therese was born on October 2, 1963 in Groton, NY and raised in Eastwood. She attended Blessed...


  • Alice  Barker Hale Obituary Photo
    Alice Barker Hale, 95 Bradenton, Florida

    October 7, 1925 - September 19, 2021

    Alice Barker Hale of Bradenton, FL, age 95, passed away peacefully on September 19, 2021 at the family home on Cayuga Lake. Alice was born in Clifton Springs, NY on October 7, 1925 to Harry and Clara (Gannett) Barker. ...


  • Robert Bullis Salisbury  Obituary Photo
    Robert Bullis Salisbury , 86 Manlius, New York

    May 21, 1935 - September 10, 2021

    On Friday 10 September 2021 Robert Bullis Salisbury, banker, community leader, sportsman and proud fifth generation Syracusan, died at age 86. The son of Dorothy MacMillan and Robert Mills Salisbury, he was born on...


  • Georgios Sakellariou Obituary Photo
    Georgios Sakellariou, 75 Fayetteville, New York

    March 23, 1946 - September 1, 2021

    Georgios Sakellariou, 75, died the morning of September 1, 2021, in Syracuse, NY, USA. Georgios was born March 23,1946, in Leptokaria, Greece. He spent most of his early and formative years in an orphanage, where he...


  • Susan Rathbun Obituary Photo
    Susan Rathbun, 78 Jamesville, New York

    May 23, 1943 - August 11, 2021

    Susan Grant Rathbun passed away peacefully at her home on August 11, 2021, after a long battle with cancer. Susan was born in 1943 in Boston, Massachusetts to Marjorie and William Grant, and from there her adventure...


  • Mary Dougherty Obituary Photo
    Mary Dougherty, 92 Dewitt, New York

    August 1, 1929 - August 8, 2021

    Mary P. Dougherty (Fanning) (Holland) Mary Dougherty passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family Sunday, August 8, 2021. She had celebrated her 92nd birthday on August 1. Mary worked in the Jamesville...


  • Krissie Oja Obituary Photo
    Krissie Oja, 31 Syracuse, New York

    April 26, 1990 - July 29, 2021

    Kristen Elizabeth Oja, 31, died unexpectedly and peacefully in her sleep at her Syracuse home early on Thursday morning, July 29. Born six minutes before her twin sister, Katie, on April 26, 1990, at Crouse Hospital...


  • Greg Damon Obituary Photo
    Greg Damon Syracuse, New York

    July 26, 2021

    Richard Gregory (Greg) Damon, 71, passed away on Monday, July 26, 2021. A lifelong resident of Syracuse, he was born in 1950 to Richard and Virginia Damon. He attended St. John the Baptist Academy and Christian Brothers...


  • Ellen  Taylor Bacon Obituary Photo
    Ellen Taylor Bacon, 88 Syracuse,, New York

    July 16, 1932 - July 11, 2021

    Ellen Taylor Bacon, 88, formerly of Syracuse, DeRuyter Lake, NY and Englewood, FL passed away on July 11, 2021 in Webster, NY. She was born in Norristown, PA, lived in several places before her family settled in...


  • Jane  Carol  Stevenson  Obituary Photo
    Jane Carol Stevenson , 66 Syracuse, New York

    December 9, 1954 - July 7, 2021

    Jane Carol (Porter) Stevenson, 66, of Syracuse passed away on July 7, 2021. Born December 9, 1954 In Syracuse. The most amazing mother, wife, sister aunt and Grammy anyone could ask for. She lived for family, spending...


  • Helen  Christopher Obituary Photo
    Helen Christopher, 95 Syracuse, New York

    July 3, 1926 - July 4, 2021

    Helen M. Christopher passed away peacefully on July 4, 2021, just one day after her 95th birthday. She was born at home on the family farm on July 3, 1926 to Mary (nee Walycki) and Alexander Klemm. She married her...


  • Carol Ann King Hooper Obituary Photo
    Carol Ann King Hooper, 65 Syracuse, New York

    April 5, 1956 - June 18, 2021

    Carol Ann (King) Hooper, 65, passed away June 18, 2021 with her family by her side. She was born April 5, 1956 in Syracuse, to George King and Eugenia (Patruno) Olivia. She attended Central Tech and graduated from OCC...


  • Emily  Aronson Obituary Photo
    Emily Aronson, 90 Syracuse, New York

    February 18, 1931 - May 7, 2021

    Emily Aronson, 90, of Syracuse passed away peacefully May 7, 2021 at home. Born February 18, 1931 in Southampton NY, the daughter of Andrew and Bertha Gardner. Predeceased by her husband Arthur A. Aronson in 2010, and...


  • James Walker  Obituary Photo
    James Walker , 80 Syracuse, New York

    February 13, 1941 - March 24, 2021

    Mr. James Walker passed away peacefully at home March 24, 2021 surrounded by his family. Jim was a sales representative for many years and recently retired from the American Red Cross. He was an active member of the...


  • Joy Sipple Obituary Photo
    Joy Sipple, 88 Dewitt, New York

    February 11, 1933 - March 4, 2021

    Joy Leslie Sipple, 88, of Dewitt, peacefully passed away on March 4th. Joy was born in Detroit, Michigan on February 11, 1933, to Helen and Dana Shadrick. She and her 4 younger siblings, Dana, Kathy, Tom and Scott...


  • Patricia  Kelly  Waelder Obituary Photo
    Patricia Kelly Waelder, 92 Syracuse, New York

    May 5, 1928 - March 3, 2021

    Patricia Kelly Waelder, 92, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family. Patricia was born on May 5, 1928, in Rochester, New York to Charles and Monica (Johnston) Kelly and moved to New York City, where she...


  • Mitzi Esposito Obituary Photo
    Mitzi Esposito, 86 Fayetteville, New York

    November 26, 1934 - February 27, 2021

    Mitzi (Mary) Esposito of Fayetteville passed away on Saturday February 27th, 2021 at her home surrounded by family. Mitzi was born in Orlando Fla. to the late Robert and Angela Brown. She graduated from Nottingham High...


  • Daniel  Freeman Obituary Photo
    Daniel Freeman, 82 Syracuse, New York

    August 8, 1938 - February 7, 2021

    Daniel Wheeler Freeman born August 8, 1938 in Syracuse passed away at the age of 82 from complications of Covid19 at Upstate University Hospital on February 7, 2021. Dan was a child care worker at Fairmount Children...