John J. Isham, 88, a life long resident of Oswego County, passed away peacefully after a short illness. He was pre deceased by his parents, Edna (Timerson) Isham and Harry Isham. Surviving are his siblings, Fern Isham, Barbara (Robert) Hanley of Syracuse, and Richard Isham of Lockport; several nieces and nephews. John served honorably with the United States Marine Corps, during World War II in the Pacific Theatre. He enjoyed his retirement years after working decades for O. M. Edwards, Inc. in its shipping department on Solar St., Syracuse. John loved going to Fair Haven Beach; taking long walks; reading newspapers; a sports enthusiast, particularly the St. Louis Cardinals baseball team; and of course, his family. A calling hour will be from 10 to 11 a.m. on Saturday September 22, with a service at 11 a.m. in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix, NY 13135. Burial in Martville Cemetery, State Route 104, Town of Sterling, NY.