Margaret E. Lucas

Margaret E. Lucas, 88, of Schroeppel (Pennellville),
passed away peacefully at home with her loving
family by her side on Sunday Feb. 4, 2018. Born in Syracuse,
to her late parents Mildred (Hubbard) and Gustave Eklund
on Oct. 3, 1929. Her brothers and sisters also predeceased her.

A graduate of Phoenix High School. She was a homemaker.
Surviving are her children Diana (Carroll) Huntley, Alan
(Patricia) Lucas, Michael (Paulette), Lucas, Kathy (James)
Cummings, Janet (Danny) Russo, Amy (Rick) Ford, Polly
(David) Maloney; 13 grand and 10 great-grandchildren;
several nieces & nephews.
Remembrance services will be at the convenience of the family.
Contributions in Margaret’s memory to: Phoenix Area Food
Pantry, 43 Bridge St., Phoenix, NY 13135

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

Mary Jo Conway

Mary Jo Conway, 62, of the town of Schroeppel (Phoenix), passed away at University Hospital on Sunday Feb. 4,
2018 with her loving family by her side. Born to her late parents, Catherine (McHale) and Patrick Conway on Aug. 30, 1955. Also predeceased by her brother Tom Conway.
She had worked for Blue Cross Blue Shield, Syracuse.
Surviving are her husband of 30 years, Randy J. Munger; two daughters Megan Martin and Shana (Sean) Bartlett; a
step-son Anthony Munger; two sisters Patty (John) Black, and Nancy (Vic) Micelli; two brothers Kevin Conway and
Brian Conway; two grandchildren Henry and Amara
Bartlett; several nieces and nephews.
A Catholic funeral mass will be on Saturday Feb. 10, at 10am, in
Holy Trinity Parish, 309 Buffalo St., Fulton, NY with the
Rev. Joseph Scardella officiating. Spring burial in
Roosevelt Cemetery, 4434 State Rt. 49, Schroeppel.
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, NY
has care of arrangements.

Diane M. Fryer

February 3, 2018

Diane M. Fryer, 74, of Baldwinsville, NY, passed away at Crouse Hospital, Syracuse, NY. Born in Williamsport, PA on March 22, 1943 to her late parents, Vita J. (DeCanio) and Theodore S. Taylor. Diane was a school nurse in Baldwinsville Central Schools for 25 years. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. Diane was an active member of Faith Baptist Church and previously of First Baptist Church in Baldwinsville where she served as a Deacon, choir member and helper at Mother’s Morning Out. Diane proudly attended all of her children’s and grandchildren’s
events and concerts both in Syracuse and Elgin.
Surviving are her husband of 50 years, Keith L. Fryer; her
son Jeremy (Melissa) Fryer of N. Syracuse; her daughter
Karen (Michael) Chapski of Elgin, Il; four grandchildren
Jenna and Taylor Fryer, and Thomas and Alexa Chapski;
a sister Susan Lyon of Montoursville, PA; several nieces
& nephews.
Calling hours are on Thursday Feb. 8, from 4 to 7 p.m. in
the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main
St., Phoenix, NY. Services are on Friday the 9th at 10 a.m.
in Faith Baptist Church, 7312 Van Buren Rd., Baldwinsville,
NY with Pastor David McCarthy. Burial in Riverview Cem
etery, 70 Tappan St., Baldwinsville, NY.
Contributions in Diane’s memory to: Baldwinsville
Ambulance Corps, Inc., 11 Albert Palmer Lane, Baldwins
ville, NY 13027 or the Baldwinsville Volunteer Fire Department,
7911 Crego Rd., Baldwinsville, NY 13027

Edward J. Hanson

Edward J. Hanson, Sr. 82, of Phoenix, NY passed away
at home with his family by his side on Saturday Feb. 3,
2018. Born in Oswego, to his late parents, Mary (Genova)
and Raymond Hanson on Mar. 3, 1935. He was the owner/
operator for Hanson’s Towing Service and AAA rep. for 49
years. Memberships include: Phoenix Lions Club, American
Legion 418, Elks Club. Ed was a talented artist and avid
sportsman.
Predeceased by his son Michael Hanson in 1985.
Surviving are his loving wife of 59 years, Carlene A.
(Hawksby) Hanson; his children, Cheryl (Ron) Makepeace,
Mark E. (Lucy) Hanson, and Edward C. Hanson; seven
grandchildren; several great and one great-great grandchild.
Calling hours are on Wednesday Feb. 7, from 4 to 7 p.m.
in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main
St., Phoenix, NY. A graveside service will be in the Spring
at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton, announced at a later date.
Contributions to: Friends of Oswego County Hospice,
P.O. Box 102, Oswego, NY 13126.
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan
315-695-3131
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Eileen A. King

Eileen A. King, 66, of town of Orwell, passed away on
Wednesday January 31, 2018 at her home. Born in
Potsdam, NY to her late parents, Mary E. (Agley) and
Olin John Colbert on August 3, 1951. She was a homemaker.
Besides her parents, Eileen was predeceased by her
husband of 32 years, Neil B. King on April 6, 2005; her
two brothers John Colbert and Edward Colbert; and a
sister Nancy.
Surviving are two sisters, Dawn Gilbo of Cicero, and
Mary Lou Colbert (Peter Lanno) of Phoenix, NY; her
step-children, Becky King (Jeff), Amy (Denny) Parker,
and Brian King; a step-grandchild Billy King; several
nieces and nephews.
Services are on Friday Feb. 9, at 7:30 p.m. in the First
Congregational, UCC, 43 Bridge St., Phoenix, with
Pastor Karen Marshall officiating. Calling hours are in
the church from 5 to 7:30 p.m. prior to the service.
An eventual burial in Oakwood Morningside Cemetery,
Syracuse, NY.

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

Nelson A. Walter

Nelson A. Walter, 67, of Phoenix, NY passed
away at home on Thursday January 25, 2018.
Born in Fulton to his late parents, Reta May
(Rawson) and Edward C. Walter, Sr. on Nov.
18, 1950. A graduate of Liverpool H. S., class
of 1968. He had been employed at N.E.T. & Die,
Inc., Fulton. Nelson was an avid golfer and
bowler, loved to pitch horseshoes, having fun with
Karaoke events, and an avid skinny dipper.
Surviving are his loving family, his wife of 47 years
Cathy A. (Eggleston) Walter; his children Kimberly A.
(Rachel) Walter, Kelly M. (Troy M.) Hess, and
Kristopher N. (Ann) Walter; nine grandchildren,
McKinzi Hess, Zachary Walter, Megan Hess,
Noah Walter, Mattison Hess, Mallory Hess, Penelope
Walter, Gabriel Walter, and Kian Walter; his three brothers
Sheldon D. “Bud”, Edward C., and Richard C; his
sister Nora Mary Howard; several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours are on Thursday Feb. 1, from 4 to 7 p.m.
in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431
Main St., Phoenix, followed by a funeral service at 7 p.m.
with Pastor Stan Bennett officiating. Contributions in
Nelson’s memory to: Th ALS Assoc. Upstate Chpt., 135
Cove Road, Suite 213, Liverpool, NY 13090.

Kevin C. Allen

Kevin C. Allen, Jr., 43, of Mexico, NY, passed away
on Monday Jan. 22, 2018. Born to Kathrine (Roscoe)
and Kevin C. Allen, Sr. on Aug. 19, 1974.
Surviving his children Nicholas Stubba, Gabriella Allen,
and Isabella Allen; his parents, Kevin and Kathrine; a
sister Katha (Wayne) Halstead; a brother Sean Kelly.
Family gathering will be at Katha’s home on Saturday
Jan. 27, 2018 at 3 p.m..
Contributions to: Phoenix Area Food Pantry, 43 Bridge
St., Phoenix, NY 13135.
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, NY
has care of arrangements.

Jennie W. Brown

Jennie W. Brown, 87, of Phoenix, NY passed away
at home on Monday Jan. 22, 2018 with her family
by her side. Born in Tully, NY to her late parents.
Lillian (Kinney) and Walter H. Walberger, Sr. on
Dec. 31, 1930. She loved the birds, ducks and deer.
Pre deceased by her husband “Bim” Brown
in 2006; her grandson Daniel B. Brown, Jr. in 1996; her
brothers William, Arthur, Walter Jr., and Ellis; her sisters
Helen and Marjorie.
Surviving are her children Douglas C. (Kathy), Daniel B.
(Neicy) Sr., and Sandra (Bud) Beach; 5 grandchildren
Jen, Tammie, Matt, James, and Brian; 8 great-grandchildren;
one sister Katherine Lindley; nieces and nephews.
Graveside services only are on Friday Jan. 26, at 11:15 a.m.
in Riverview Cemetery, Baldwinsville.
Contributions in Jennie’s memory to: Galisano Children’s
Hospital or American Heart Assoc.
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix has
care of arrangements.

Virginia Day Hoag

Virginia Day Hoag, 104, of Phoenix, NY died on Tuesday
January 16, 2018 at St. Luke Health Services, Oswego,
NY with her family by her side.

Virginia is predeceased by her loving husband, Abel A.
Hoag, who died on September 24, 1971 and a sister,
Dorothy Day Anderson who died on October 4, 1975. She
is survived by a daughter, Barbara (Joe) Henderson of
Phoenix, NY and a son, Robert (Priscilla) Hoag of Owego,
NY; two grandchildren, Elizabeth (Ken) McDonnell of San
Diego, CA and Dr. Steve (Nadine) Hoag of Phoenix, NY;
two great-grandchildren, Sarah and Alexandra Hoag; a
nephew, Richard (Lynda) Anderson of Denton, TX; a
niece, Carole (Roger) Long of Woodstock, IL; and many
grand nieces and nephews.

Born in Buffalo, NY on June 15, 1913 to her late parents,
Maud Alexander and Arthur Baum Day, she grew up in
Syracuse, graduating from Nottingham High School in 1930.
She graduated from Syracuse University in 1934 with a
degree in Business Administration. She and Abel were
married August 8, 1936. After living in Alabama and Florida
during WW II, Virginia and Abel purchased the family farm
land in Phoenix, NY in 1950. For the next 12 years, Virginia
raised her children and volunteered as a Camp Fire Girl
leader, a Cub Scout leader, and in various activities of the
United Methodist Church. She worked part-time at
Ellsworth’s Red and White grocery store. In 1962, the
family moved back to Syracuse. Virginia began a 16 year
career in the graduate school admissions department at
Syracuse University. After retiring from the university, she
returned to Phoenix and became active in The Century Club
of Phoenix Public Library and Topics Club. She was a
formidable bridge player. She also loved watching Syracuse
University football and basketball games and listening on the
radio to the Syracuse Nationals games.

A memorial service will be held in June. Contributions may
be made to in Virginia’s name to the Phoenix Public Library,
34 Elm Street, Phoenix, NY 13135.

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

Henry O. Jones

Henry O. Jones, 77, former Pennellville, NY resident,
passed away at Seneca Hill Manor Residential Care
facility on Friday Jan. 19, 2018. Born in Oswego County
to his late parents, Mildred Mae (Parkhurst) and Howard
L. Jones, Sr. on Dec. 22, 1940.
Henry was a roofer for Diamond Roofing Co., Syracuse.
Besides his parents, Howard Sr. passing on May 25, 1966,
and his mother, Mildred passing on Feb. 28, 2008,
he was pre deceased by his brother, James H. Jones on
Sept. 27, 1990.
Surviving are his 4 siblings Howard L. Jones, Jr, Jan (Ron)
Johst, Ada Caines, and Ronald (Patricia) Jones; several
nieces and nephews; additional family members, Anne
Jones, Richard Caines, and Betty Clute; and friends.
Calling hours are on Tuesday Jan. 23, 2018 from 10 a.m.
to noon in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home,
431 Main St., Phoenix, NY. Immediately following the
calling hours a funeral service will commence with the
Rev. Jeff Hodge officiating. A Spring 2018 burial will
occur in the Pennellville Cemetery, Co. Rt. 54. Pennellville.
A special thanks to Connie and Brad Drake, the staff
at Buckley Landing, N. Syracuse, and the nursing staff
at Seneca Hill Manor Inc., Volney, for their care of Henry.