Margaret A. White

Margaret A. White, 95, of Fulton, passed away at
Morningstar Care Center, Oswego, NY on Tuesday
July 9, 2019. Born in Baldwinsville, NY on June 29, 1924.
Margaret was a homemaker. She was employed at Plainville Turkey Farm.
A member of Cody Fire Dept. Auxiliary “Push Ball” competitor;
belonged to the Home Bureau; had a passion for cooking and
baking; loved to sew, enjoyed nature, flowers, birds, and
animals; worked at the Jacksonville Cemetery for many years.
She also enjoyed automobile rides and dining out.
Predeceased by her loving husband of nearly 74 years,
Myron E. White; a daughter Lois Torrez; two grandsons Jerry
Hamilton and Brian Dunbar; her parents Estelle (Suits) and
Farhan H. L. Brown; a brother James Brown; two sisters
Fern Anthony and Emma Potts
Surviving are her children Constance M. Virginia, June
(Cork) Sanderson, James (Freida) White; Nancy (Jerry)
Hamilton; Cathy White, and Ellen (David) Wilson; 18 grand
children; several great-great grandchildren; nieces and
nephews; many friends.
Graveside services only are on Friday July 12, 2019 at
10 a.m. in Jacksonville Cemetery, 9250 Fenner Rd., town
of Lysander, NY.
Contributions in Margaret’s memory to: Jacksonville Faith
Community. Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home,
Phoenix, NY has care of arrangments.

Robert C. Morris, Jr.

Robert C. Morris, Jr. “Bob”, “Rob” to his family,
of Pennellville, passed away on July 2, 2019.
He lost the battle with cancer. Born May 29, 1956.
He was 63. He is now jamming away with Jerry Garcia.
Bob graduated F-M high school and went to SU for a
time. Bob worked as an Electrical Engineer at SSAC,
ABB as well as Unimar.
Bob was predeceased by his mother Betty Jane,
father Robert, and Mom Phyllis, also his sister
Jane Anne Morris, and son Jason B. Bell.
Bob will be sorely missed by wife Barbara Morris,
brother Chuck Froelich, brother Rick Froelich and
wife Linda, and sister Barbara Szymanski and husband
David. His wife Barb’s siblings will also miss him
greatly. Also, several amazing nieces and nephews
as well as great nieces and nephews, and many friends.
There will be no services. A “Celebration of Life” will
be announced on Facebook by sister-in- law, Lauri Cromp.
Donations in his memory may be made to a charity
of Choice.
Arrangements by: Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral
Home, Phoenix, NY.

Kathleen Ann LaRock

Kathleen Ann LaRock, 68, of West Phoenix, NY, suddenly
at Francis House, Syracuse, on Thursday June 27, 2019.
Born in Syracuse to her late parents, Bertha (Hayes)
and Melvin Gay on July 4, 1950. She was employee of
SSAC, Lysander. She enjoyed spending time with her
loving family. Pre deceased by her first husband Orson
Johnston 10/20/1993.
Surviving are her second husband of 23 years, Alec W.
LaRock; 5 daughters Kathy (Dennis), Karen (Steve),
Sandra (Mark), Dawn (Chad), and Suzanne (Fred); 5
brothers Butch, Billy, Mike, George, and Chuck; 1 sister
Linda; several grand and great-grandchildren; nieces and
nephews.
Calling hours only are on Wednesday July 3, from 5 to 7
p.m. in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431
Main St., Phoenix, NY.

Robert James “Rob” Waldron

Robert James “Rob” Waldron, 65, of Phoenix, NY passed
away peacefully at home on Thursday June 27, 2019. Born
to his late parents Isabel (Munger) and Everett Waldron on
Sept. 12, 1953. Rob was a graduate of J. C. Birdlebough
High School, class of 1971. Rob had an exceptional arm
for pitching baseballs. He was a star pitcher for the P. C. S.
Varsity Baseball team and receiving MVP award for the
1970 season. Rob continued playing through the 1971 season
and receiving awards for his skills.
In recent years, Rob worked as a crew member for the town
of Schroeppel Highway Dept. for many years. An avid sportsman, he enjoyed hunting, fishing and the outdoors.
Rob loved building things. He figured out the best method
for completing any task and seeing it through to completion.
Surviving are his loving wife of 42 years Kathleen A. Waldron;
his daughters Kelly Miller of W. Monroe, and Kristin McNamara;
one son Richard Waldron ( Katelyn Smith) of Phoenix; on
sister JoAnne (John) Mattice of Pointblank, TX; eight grand
children Tim, Tyler, Desiree, Monica, Danny, Justin, Kylee,
and Aiden; nieces and nephews; many friends.
A celebration of life event will be planned for a later date.
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St.,
Phoenix, NY 13135 has care of arrangements.

Madelyn May Williams

Madelyn May Williams, 94, of Hinmansville, NY,
passed away on Tuesday June 18, 2019 in Syracuse,
NY. Born in Little Rock Camp, W. VA on May 23, 1925
to her late parents Norah Dell (Webb) and Virgil Backus.
She was employed by General Electric Co., Syracuse.
Madelyn enjoyed cleaning, painting, and mowing. She
was predeceased by her husband of 24 years, Maynard
Lee Williams, Sr. in 1972.
Surviving are her daughter Virginia Berg of Albany; her
son Maynard Lee (Theresa) Williams, Jr. of Oswego; 4
grandchildren, Sara Berg, Heather Berg, Maynard Lee
Williams, III, (Ashley), Jennifer Williams; 4 great and 5
great-great grandchildren; a cousin Mildred (Woody)
Woodard; and other relatives in the Unadilla, NY area.
Calling hours only are on Monday June 24, from 10 a.m.
until noon in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home,
431 Main St., Phoenix, NY 13135. Burial to follow in
Sand Hill Cemetery, 121 Sand Hill Rd., Unadilla, NY,
with an e.t.a. of 2 to 2:30 p.m..

Graveside services for Robert James “Turk” Murphy

Graveside services for Robert James “Turk”
Murphy, 93, of Liverpool, NY, who died on February
15, 2019, will be on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at
11 a.m. in Saint Mary’s Cemetery, Baldwinsville, NY.
Deacon Jeffrey Dean will officiate the service.
U.S.M.C. honor team and VFW Post 5540 honor
squad, Phoenix, NY, will offer military rites.
Turk was a founding member of the VFW Post
5540, as well as a member of it, ‘s honor squad.
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home,
Phoenix, NY has care of arrangements.

James H. Charles

James H. Charles (June 6, 1933 – June 1, 2019), 85, known as “Jim” and later “J.C.,” formally of Clayton, Phoenix, Cazenovia, Waterloo, Wolcott and Newark, NY and Myrtle
Beach, SC, passed away on Saturday June 1, 2019.

He was born in Syracuse.A man with boundless energy, he approached the end of life with bravery and humor, in the same way he lived for almost 86 years.

After graduating from high school in Clayton, NY, (class of 1950), Jim entered the US Air Force and served proudly during the Korean War era, stationed overseas in England, and honorably discharged in 1955.

Following graduation from St. Lawrence University, he worked for Firestone Tires as a sales manager and attended Syracuse University for graduate school before becoming a career-high school math teacher in Phoenix and then Cazenovia, NY.

His encore career included a return to retail management for Fay’s Drugs and teaching mathematics at Butler Correctional Facility.

He loved sailing and boating.

His lifelong passion for being on the water began while growing up on the Saint Lawrence Seaway.

He loved working in his wood shop, reading, writing and watching football on TV.

He especially loved following SU football and basketball teams.

He dearly loved and cherished his family and many wonderful friends.

He was predeceased by his parents, Robert and Ruth (nee Fowler)
Charles; his brother, Richard (“Dick”) Charles.

He is survived by his daughters, Stephanie (Steven) Cushman, Mary Helander, Jennifer (Vincenzo) Fuschino and Elizabeth Charles; brothers, Jack (Mary Lou) Charles and Joel (Carol) Charles; grandchildren, Cassidy, Jacob, Maria and Jessica; and former wives and mothers of his girls, Peg (Dick) Scheffler and Sue Charles.

Calling hour will be on Monday June 10, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the First Congregational United Church of Christ, 43 Bridge St., Phoenix, followed immediately by an 11 a.m. memorial service and celebration of his life.

In lieu of flowers, donations to his memory may be made to the First Congregational United Church of Christ, 43 Bridge St., Phoenix, NY, 13135.

Arrangements by Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, NY.

Barbara J. Gunsalus

Barbara J. Gunsalus, 80, of Phoenix, NY passed away at
her home on Monday June 3, 2019. Born to her late parents
Freida S. “Fritz” (Scherfling) and George W. Dunn on Feb-
ruary 13, 1939. She was a 1957 graduate of John C. Bird-
lebough High School in Phoenix. Barbara was a pharmacy
technician for Wayne’s Pharmacy, and retired from Tops
Markets Pharmacy, Fulton, NY
Barbara was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star,
Chapter 173, of the Callimachus Lodge 369, Phoenix.
Besides her parents she was predeceased by her husband
of 42 years Ronald E. Gunsalus on Nov. 21, 2001; her brother
Edward G. Dunn on Oct. 11, 2004.

Surviving are her daughters Debra J. (Keith) Caltabiano of
Phoenix and Sandra (Greg) Melocik of South Lake, TX;
seven grandchildren Heidi, Brian, Nicholas, Michael,
Meagan, Christini, and Jessica; two great-grandchildren
Jabe and Peyton; her sisters Janet D. (Doug) Farling of
Webster, and Betty Madison of Baldwinsville; her sister-in
-law Kathy Dunn of Black River; her brother-in-law Richard
(Marilyn) Gunsalus of Phoenix; nieces, nephews, & cousins.

Calling hours are on Thursday June 6, from 5 to 8 p.m. in
the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St.,
Phoenix. The funeral service will be on Friday June 7, at
2 p.m. with the Rev. Lauri J. Craig officiating. Burial will
follow in Phoenix Rural Cemetery, 126 Chestnut St..
Contributions in Barb’s memory to: Friends of Oswego
County Hospice, Inc., P. O. Box 102, Oswego, NY 13126.