Jeffrey A. Clark

Jeffrey A. Clark, 64, of Phoenix, NY, passed away
on Thursday March 22, 2018 at Oswego Hospital,
Oswego, NY. He was born in Tonawanda, NY to
his late parents, Eva (Bisig) and William Clark on
Nov. 13, 1953. He earned an associates degree.
Jeff was a meat cutter at Wegmans Food Markets,
Inc. on State Route 31 in the town of Clay. He was
an avid hunter and fisherman. Jeff was a taxidermist
for about 10 years winning many ribbons and trophies
for his works of art. Jeff enjoyed being around his family.
Jeff is survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Carole
S. (Beckley) Clark; his step-daughter Susan DeVore
Teel; his brother Bruce Clark and his wife Vicky Clark;
his sister Cindy Clark Fetcho and her husband Tom
Fetcho; his granddaughter Destiny A. Teel; his niece
Carrie (Clark) Gonzalez-Porcayo; his nephew Nick Clark;
and his cousin Chris ((Dhalle) Stewart Angus
At Jeffrey’s request, his family is honoring his wishes
by not having calling hours or services.

Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, NY
has care of arrangements.

Marcia E. Owens

Marcia E. Owens, 76, of the town of Granby, (Fulton),
passed away on Friday March 9, 2018 at University
Hospital, Syracuse, NY. Born in Syracuse on June 9,
1941 to her late parents C. Ethel (Augustine) and Frank
Abbe Fay. She was a 1960 graduate of West Genesee
High School. Marcia was employed by Phoenix
Central Schools where she worked in the cafeteria.
Marcia was a member of the Taunton Memorial Presby-
terian Church, in Syracuse. She also was involved and
enjoyed her volunteer work with Aurora of CNY, Inc..
Marcia was an avid reader and loved to knit.
Predeceased by her husband of 17 years, Dale P. Owens
who died on March 28, 1986.
Surviving are her son Gerald P. Owens; her daughter
Susan E. Owens; her brother Francis “Jerry” Fay;
nieces; and friends.
Calling hours are on Tuesday March 13, 2018 from 4 to 7
p.m. in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home,
431 Main St., Phoenix, NY 13135. A funeral service
will begin at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Harold “Sandy”
Sanderson officiating. Spring burial in Belle Isle Cemetery,
located on Van Buren Road in the town of Camillus.
Contributions in Marcia’s memory to: Oswego County
R. S. V. P., 34 E. Bridge St., Oswego, NY 13126 or
the Oswego County Welfare League, Inc., at P. O. Box
442, Fulton, NY 13069.

Betty M. Kirkpatrick

Betty M. Kirkpatrick, 92, of Schroeppel (Pennellville),
passed away on Wednesday March 7, 2018 at
Massena Memorial Hospital. Born to her late parents,
Florence Mary (Workman) and Richard William Muskell
in Oswego, NY on Dec. 8, 1925. Employed by
Phoenix Central Schools for 15 years in the cafeteria.
Betty was a member of the First Congregational, UCC,
Phoenix, the Red Hat Society, Bunco Club, and a
volunteer at the Sr. Nutrition Ctr. at church. She was
a joy to be around, pleasant to all and sense of humor.
She was predeceased by her husband Clarence R.
Kirkpatrick in 1989; her son-in-law Robert Wanke in 2012;
her sister Barbara Tilden in 2006.
Surviving are her daughters Judith A. Wanke of Massena,
and Patricia E. Ellsworth of Pennellville; five grandchildren,
Amanda (Ellsworth) Gilmore, Kevin Ellsworth, Aaron Wanke,
Drew Wanke, and Ashley (Wanke) Johnson; three great-
grandchildren Isaac Wanke, Lincoln Johnson, and Olan
Johnson; nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Services and calling hours are on Saturday March 10,
from 1 to 3 and 5 to 7 p.m. in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan
Funeral Home, Phoenix, followed by a funeral at 7 p.m. in
the funeral home with Pastor Karen Marshall officiating.
Spring Burial in Phoenix Rural Cemetery, 126 Chestnut St.
Contributions in Betty’s memory to: C O P D Foundation,
3300 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Miami, FL 33134 or the
First Congregational, UCC, 43 Bridge St., Phoenix, NY 13135

Esther M. Rogers

Esther M. Rogers, 76, of the town of Palermo,
(Phoenix), NY, passed away on Monday March
5, 2018 while at her winter home in Zephyrhills, FL.
She was born in the town of Schroeppel (Woodchuck Hill) to her late parents, Elizabeth (Avery) and Carl R. Rawson on June 19, 1941. Esther held both a bachelor’s and a master’s degree from SUNY Oswego. She was a beloved high school mathematics teacher for 34 years, from 1962 to 1996, at Hannibal Central Schools. Esther was a member of many organizations in Central New York. She was a member of Bristol Hill UCC church, Palermo Fire Department Auxiliary, Oswego County Fire Auxiliary, Delta Kappa Gamma, Oswego County Retired Teachers’ Association, NYS Retired Teachers’ Association, TheĀ  Elks Lodge #830, and the local and national chapters of Family Motor Coach Association. She was also very
active in Zephyrhills, FL. She attended First Presbyterian
Church of Zephyrhills, belonged to The Friendship Club
at Palm View Gardens, The Zephyr Bees quilting group
and the Zephyrhills Moose Lodge #2276.

She is survived by her loving husband of 55 years,
Gerald E. Rogers; her daughters and sons-in-law
Michelle D. (Anthony) Folino from Kennesaw, GA, and
Sandra M. (Matt) Motyka from North Rose, NY; three
grandchildren Nicholas D. Folino, Lucas H. Folino, and
Miranda M. Motyka; her sister and brother-in-law Carol
A. and Richard H. Rogers of Seneca Falls; several
nieces, nephews, cousins and many extended family
and friends in New York and Florida.

A Celebration of Life service will be held in the summer
of 2018. More details will be announced as a date and
time are chosen. Burial will be at Phoenix Rural Cemetery
in Phoenix, NY. Contributions in Esther’s memory may be
made to: Bristol Hill UCC or The Ronald McDonald House
in Syracuse.
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St.
Phoenix, NY 13135 has care of local arrangements.

William H. Rinn

William H. Rinn, Jr., 77, longtime resident of Phoenix, NY,
passed away on Sunday March 4, 2018 at Crouse Hospital,
Syracuse, N.Y. He was born to his late parent, Dorothy M.
(Martineau) and William H. Rinn, Sr. in Plattsburgh, NY on
March 30, 1940.
Bill married Kathleen R. Podeswik on August 4, 1964.
They raised a family of six children. He enjoyed his own
kids growning up as well as the grandchildren and great-grand
Bill was a mechanic for Rescue Mission in Baldwinsville, NY.
Though he was a “jack of all trades” and held many types of employement over the years, he always loved mechanical
work on motor vehicles. He was an avid fisherman and hunter.
He also enjoyed dirt track racing with his grandson driver
Bill was predeceased by his three brothers and one sister,
Robert Charles infant, Thomas Joseph, Richard Charles, and
Nancy Ann.
Surviving are his loving wife of 53 years, Kathleen R. Rinn,;
his six children, Catherine (Brian) McLain, Lola Wright,
William H. Rinn, III, Timothy (Michelle) Rinn, Tammy Rinn,
Rosemarie Wight; seventeen grandchildren; seventeen
great-grandchildren; ten brothers and sisters, Mary Elizabeth,
Dorothy May, Joan Patricia, James Edward, Charles Joseph,
Ann Marie, Donna Lee, Mildred Mae, Marvin Ray, and Jane
Marie; several nieces, nephews, and cousins, and many friends.
Calling hours are on Thursday March 8, from 1 to 3 p.m. and
5 to 7 p.m. in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home,
431 Main St., Phoenix, NY 13135. The funeral service will
begin at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Philip Brockmyre officiating.
Spring burial will be in Jacksonville Rural Cemetery, 9250
Fenner Road, town of Lysander, N.Y.