Ruth N. Waldron

Ruth  N. WaldronRuth N. Waldron, 92, of Oswego, former Phoenix, NY resident, passed away
Monday January 26, 2015 at Oswego Hospital. Born in Charlotte, NC to her
late parents, Clara (Roberts) and James M. Cash on October 14, 1922. She
was an employee of General Electric Co., Syracuse, retiring in 1985 after 20
years of service.

Ruth is predeceased by her husband of 34 years, Carl R. Waldron, Sr. on
February 13, 1976; her sons, Derick E. Waldron on October 17, 1981 and James E. Waldron on November 14, 2008.

Survivors include her two sons and daughters-in-law, Carl R. and Roxanne Waldron, Jr., and Austin F. and Judy Waldron all of Fulton, NY; 14 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; one great-great granddaughter;
several nieces, including Sharon and her husband Larry Brower of NC;
several nephews, and many cousins.

Calling hours are on Thursday January 29, 2015 from 2 to 4:30 p.m.
in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix, NY.
Mrs. Waldron’s funeral service will follow the calling hours at 4:30 p.m. in
the funeral home, with the Rev. James C. Tschudy officiating.

Spring interment will be in Chase Cemetery 9450 State Rt. 48, Phoenix, NY.

Virginia (Terramijji) Albino

Virginia (Terramijji) AlbinoVirginia (Terramijji) Albino, 94, passed away peacefully into the arms of her
Lord, and the arms of her children, at Loretto Cunningham care facility on
Saturday January 3, 2015. A former Woodbine Ave., Syracuse, NY, for many

A life long hairstylist, she engaged hercraft. Virginia enjoyed weekly Thursday
bus trips to Turning Stone Casino, Verona.She loved watching golfer Tiger Woods,and was a devout fan of all Syracuse University sports.

Born on January 12, 1920 in Fulton, NY to her late parents, Antoinette
(Percichino) and John Terramijji. She is also predeceased by her three
children, Mike Novak in December 2014, John Novak in November 2014,
Katherine Geswaldo in March of 1988; her daughter-in-law, Kathleen
(Milligan) Novak in May of 2008; her grandsons, Charles A. “Chucky” Novak
in July of 1981, and Joseph Vito Geswaldo in December of 2012.

Surviving are a her daughter-in-law, Gloria Novak; her son-in-law, Louis A.
Geswaldo, Sr.; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews.

A Catholic Mass will be held on Friday January 9, 2015 at 9:30 a.m. in Saint
Stephen’s Church, 469 Main Street, Phoenix, NY 13135, with the Rev. Philip
Brockmyre officiating. The burial immediately following the church mass in
Assumption Cemetery, 2401 Court Street, Syracuse, NY 13208.

In keeping with Virginia’s wishes there are no calling hours.

In Lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Saint Joseph’s Hospital
Health Center, 301 Prospect Ave., Syracuse, NY 13203

Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix, NY has
care of arrangements.

Betty Schoolcraft Irwin King

December 27, 2014

Betty Schoolcraft Irwin KingBetty Schoolcraft Irwin King, beloved and loving wife, mother, and grandmother,
passed away on Saturday December 27, 2014. A resident of Baldwinsville, NY and
Sun City Center, FL. She was born on May 20, 1940 to her late parents, Aletha (Conine)
and Kenneth M. Schoolcraft.
Betty was a graduate of Hannibal High School, S.U.N.Y. Oswego earning her Bachelor and Masters Degrees. She took several courses at Syracuse University to pursue a Phd.
Betty a teacher at Jordan Elbridge system, Ramsdell School in Jordan for 29 years, retiring in 1997. More recently, she had been a teacher of students at O. C. C., town of Onondaga, as well as in Limanowa, Poland.
As a member of the First Congregational Church, UCC, Betty served as a Deaconess, a Cabinet member and other church related committees; a member of the D. A. R. ; Topics Club, Phoenix, the Red Hats Society, Baldwinsville, NYS Retired Teachers Assoc.; Pi Gamma Mu which is a national social science honor society.
Her other interests include her family, sewing, and traveling. She had seen 29 countries, and 44 states of the 50 states in the U. S.. Betty enjoyed reading, music, acted as a soloist at many churches, and sang at over 50 weddings.
Survivors include, her husband of 29 years, Danton L. King; her daughters and their husbands, Renee (Paul) Fernandes of Liverpool, Rhonda (Menelaos) Georgiadis of Fulton, Kathleen (James) Snizek of Liverpool, and Alison (Jack) Meade of Camillus;
six grandchildren, Gregory and Magda Georgiadis, Natalie and Brandon Fernandes,
and William and Samuel Meade; four brothers, David (Judy) Schoolcraft of Syracuse, Fred (Vivian) Schoolcraft and H. James (Patricia) Schoolcraft all of Liverpool, Steven
(Theresa) Schoolcraft of Baldwinsville; two sisters, Carol (Robert) Bernys of Sanford, FL, and Victoria Crismond of Casselberry, FL; several nieces, nephews, & cousins.
Calling hours will be on Tuesday December 30 from 6 to 8 p. m., and then on Wednesday the 31st from 9 to 11 a. m. in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix, NY. Services will be at noon on the 31st , in the First Congregational, U. C. C., at 43 Bridge St., Phoenix, NY 13135. Burial in Pine Plains Cemetery, Henry Clay Blvd., Clay, NY.
Contributions in Betty’s memory to: American Cancer Society; the S P C A; Wounded Warriors Project; or First Congregational, UCC.

Janet H. Hawley

Janet  H. HawleyJanet H. Hawley, 82, former Phoenix, town of Granby resident, passed away
at St. Camillus Health & Rehabilitation Center, in the town of Geddes, on Sunday
December 14, 2014. Born in Philadelphia, PA, to her late parents, Verna (Muir)
and William Holl on October 14, 1932. Moving to Fulton, NY she was a graduate
of Fulton High School, Class of 1950. She then attended the General Hospital
School of Nursing, Syracuse, graduating and earning her bachelor’s degree in
nursing. She married her husband, Robert G. Hawley in 1955.
Janet was a polio registered nurse for 3 years. She the was employed by Dr.
LaFrate, M.D., Fulton, as a pediatric nurse for 10 years. Janet went to work
for Ray Middle School, Van Buren Rd., Baldwinsville Central Schools as the
school nurse for 18 years, completing her career in nursing.
Janet was the past matron for the Order of Eastern Star, Elizabeth Chapter 105,
Fulton; nurses alumni organization, Syracuse; she help start a knitting club at
the Phoenix Public Library; and was a member of the Granby Senior Citizens
Predeceased by her husband Robert G. Hawley in 1986, after 31 years of marriage.
Surviving are her daughter Debbie L. and son-in-law, Kurt Stolar of Phoenix; her
son, Robert W. “Crowbar” Hawley of Volney; her brother, William Holl of
Queensbury, NY; two grandchildren, Bobby Hawley and Amanda Hawley.
Calling hours will be on Thursday December 18, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at
the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix, NY 13135.
After the visitation, a funeral service will begin at 1:05 p.m. with the Rev. David C.
Nethercott officiating. Burial will follow the service in Riverview Cemetery,
70 Tappan Street, Baldwinsville, NY 13027.

William M. DuBois

William M. DuBoisWilliam M. DuBois, 70, of Phoenix, NY,passed away at University Hospital, Syracuse, NY on Thursday December 11, 2014. Born in Fulton, NY to his late parents, Ethel (Young) and Lloyd M. DuBois on May 5, 1944. A graduate of Fulton High School, and attended college. Bill was a highly decorated US Army veteran, serving in Vietnam from 1965-1967. He received the Purple Heart, Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross w/Palm Unit Citation Badge. Bill also received NYS
military awards as well.
Bill was later employed by The Nestle Co., Fulton, as a candy technologist, serving 27 years. Later he worked for B.O.C.E.S. in Liverpool for ten years. He attended St. Stephen’s Church, Phoenix.
Bill was a member of the Phoenix Memorial Post, VFW, Post 5540; an outdoorsman; enjoyed poker games, and very active with his grandchildren.
Pre deceased by his sister Delores Dawn Lockwood in 2003.
Surviving are his loving wife of 47 years, plus, Susan M. (Benjamin) DuBois; two sons Michael W.
and his daughter-in-law, Nora DuBois of Baldwinsville, and Marc E. DuBois of Baldwinsville; two brothers, Gary (Ann) DuBois of Oswego, and Lloyd M. (Beverly) DuBois, Jr. of Fulton; four sisters, Sydney(Don) Wallace of Hannibal, Janice Nielson of Phoenix, NY, Brenda (Gary) Ingersoll of FL, and Linda Conn of Fulton; six grandchildren, Aaron DuBois, William DuBois, George DuBois, Aiden DuBois, Maegan DuBois, and Charlotte DuBois; several nieces, nephews, and cousins; friends.
Services are on Tuesday December 16, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. in St. Stephen’s Church, 469 Main St., Phoenix, NY, with the Rev. Philip Brockmyre officiating. Spring burial with military honors will be in Mt. Pleasant Southside Cemetery of Volney on Co. Rt. 45.
Calling hours are on Monday December 15, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix, NY 13135
Memorials in Williams memory may be made to: V. A. Medical Center, 800 Irving Ave., Syracuse, NY 13210, or S. U. N. Y. Upstate Cancer Center, 750 E. Adams St., Syracuse, NY 13210.

Michael E. Novak

Michael E. NovakMichael E. Novak, 78, of Phoenix, NY, passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side on Sunday December 7, 2014. Born on January 16, 1936 to his mother,
Virginia (Terramiggi) and his late father, Edward Novak in Fulton, NY. A graduate of Fulton High School on the west side. He served in the US Army from 1954 to 1956.
Mike was a master carpenter and the owner/operator of Novak & Sons Home Builders
Co., Phoenix. He was a member of the Carpenter’s Union Local 12, Oswego, and the
Local 747, Syracuse.
Mike was a life member of Phoenix Memorial Post, VFW Post 5540; Phoenix Rod & Gun Club; an avid golfer.
He was predeceased by his loving wife of 49 years, Kathleen F. (Milligan) on May 31,
2008; his son, Charles A. Novak on July 5, 1981; his sister, Katherine Geswaldo in
March of 1988; his brother John E. Novak on Nov. 9, 2014.
Surviving are his three children, Michael J. “Micky” and daughter-in-law Gretchen
(Gang) Novak of Phoenix, his twins, Mary Ann and son-in-law, David Quintal of Pennellville,
and Martin J. Novak of Phoenix; five grandchildren, Jessica Novak, Nicholas
Novak, and Nathan Novak, Steven Quintal and Katrina Quintal; one great-grand-
daughter, Brook Quintal; his mother, Virginia (Terrimiggi) Novak Albino of Syracuse;
a brother-in-law, Louis Geswaldo of Syracuse; his sister-in-law, Gloria Novak of Liverpool; several nieces, nephews and cousins; and many close friends.
Mike was so very proud of his family as a whole, especially his children, grandchildren,and great-granddaughter.
Services are on Thursday December 11 at 10 a.m. at the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan
Funeral Home, Phoenix, with Deacon Frank Forish officiating. Burial to follow in
Phoenix Rural Cemetery, 126 Chestnut St.. Calling hours will be on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. in the funeral home, 431 Main St..
Memorials to: Friends of Oswego County Hospice, P. O. Box 102, Oswego, NY 13126.

Bridget A. Chiasson

Bridget  A. ChiassonBridget  A. Chiasson, 53, of Phoenix, NY, passed away University Hospital, Syracuse on Friday December 5, 2014.  Born in  Oswego, NY.  A graduate of Pulaski
High School and the S. U. N. Y., Oswego.  Bridget was a provider relations representative for GHI Insurance, East Syracuse.  Surviving are her partner, John
Newton; her son, Errick  A. (Lacey and Misha) Chiasson of Liverpool; a sister, Audrea
Morse of NC; two brothers, Mark Deming of NJ, and James Deming of Baldwinsville;
her step-mother, Winifred Nelson of KS; and other loving family members and friends.
Calling hours only on Tuesday December 9, 2014 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Allanson-
Glanville-Tappan Funeral Homes, Inc., 431 Main St., Phoenix, NY  13135.
Memorials may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, 731 James St., Suite 408
Syracuse, NY 13203.

Clifford W. “Pa” Casler, Sr.

Clifford  W. "Pa" Casler, Sr.Clifford  W. “Pa” Casler, Sr., 81, of Phoenix, NY, passed away on Friday
November 28, 2014.  Born in Oswego, NY to his parents, William and
Hazel (Ostrander) Casler on Jan. 16, 1934.  He was a self employed
laborer and had worked at General Electric, Syracuse. Clifford attended
the Phoenix Nutrition Site at 43 Bridge Street, Phoenix, NY.  Surviving are
his wife of 61 years, Dolores (Longo) Casler; two sons, Clifford W. “Butch”
and his wife Beth Casler, Jr. of Phoenix, and David Casler of Pennellville;
one daughter, Bonnie J. and her husband, Peter Marino of Rochester, NH;
a brother, W. Joe Casler of NC; a sister, Ella Mae Fraser of Brewerton; ten
grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, and cousins;
many close friends.  Calling hours and services were on Wednesday Dec. 3, 2014
at the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix, NY.
Memorials may be to the Phoenix Area Food Pantry, 43 Bridge St.,
Phoenix, NY  13135.

Margaret Isham Maxam

Margaret Isham MaxamMargaret Isham Maxam, 70, of Phoenix, NY passed away peacefully with her husband and family at her side on Thursday morning November 20, 2014.

She was born to her late parents, Eva M. (Thompson) and Charles H. Isham on May 21, 1944. Margaret was a graduate of J. C. Birdlebough High School, Phoenix, class of 1962. She furthered he studies at Central City Business School, Syracuse. Margaret was a supervising secretary for Coopers and Lybrand Co., Syracuse, for 35 years. In 1988, she received the “Living the Cooper and Lybrand Commitment Award.” As a life member of Phoenix United Methodist Church, she taught Sunday School for 35 years; was president of the U.M.W. for 20 years, a volunteer at the Teen Center inside the church and she volunteered at the Phoenix Area Food Pantry as well. Margaret’s love for children and family and friends was shown by her and her husband Dennis, by hosting many family reunion gatherings and the P.U.M. Church Sunday School Rally Day and Fishing Derby at their home.

Besides her mother, Eva, who died in 1992, and her father, Charles, who died in 2009, she was predeceased by her brother, Charles Wayne Isham in 1995.

Surviving are her loving husband of 46 years, Dennis M. Maxam; her daughter and her son-in-law, Peggy D. Maxam Farr and Patrick Farr of North Carolina; her sons, Marc E. Maxam and Kirk C. Maxam both of Phoenix; her three grandchildren, Tyler P. Farr, Amanda M. Farr and MacKenzie S. Maxam; her sister, Carlene and brother-in-law, Chuck Gorman of Granby brother-in-law, Charles A. F. Maxam of Syracuse; her brother-in-law and his wife, Leo F. and Sandy (Cronk) Maxam of Syracuse; Gloria Isham of Phoenix, a sister-in-law; and several nieces, nephews, cousins; and many friends.

Calling hours will be on Monday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix.

The funeral service will be on Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. in the Phoenix United Methodist Church, 49 Jefferson St., Phoenix, with the Rev. Marion Moore-Calgan presiding pastor and the Rev. Susan Townsend.

Burial will follow in Chase Cemetery, 9450 State Route 48, Phoenix.

Margaret’s motto was “Live to Love.”

She will be missed dearly by all who knew and loved her.

Contributions in Margaret’s memory to: Phoenix United Methodist Church for either Sunday School Program, United Methodist Women, or the Teen Center.

Also, contributions can be made to Phoenix Area Food Pantry, 43 Bridge St., Phoenix, NY 13135.

Shawn Charles Fatcheric

Shawn Charles Fatcheric, 34, of Fulton, NY, passed away on November 15,
2014. Born in Syracuse on February 24, 1980. He was a graduate of the J. C.
Birdlebough High School in Phoenix, NY, class of 1998. Shawn worked in
construction, mainly framing and masonry.
Surviving are his daughters, Emma and Mackenzie Fatcheric at home; the
mother of his children, Heidi (McDougall) Fatcheric; his girlfriend, Lenora
Kimball; his parents, John P. Fatcheric, Sr. and Marie (Switzer) Fatcheric of
Fulton, and Linda (Johns) Haynes; three brothers, John P. (Virginia) Fatcheric, Jr.,
Eugene Regan, and Charles (Jody) Regan all of Fulton; seven sisters, Tracy
(Shawn) Tierney of Pennellville, Terri (Darrin) Lawson of Fulton, Beth (John)
Howery of Phoenix, NY, Leasa (Derek) Goodwin of Richlands, NC, Kala (John)
Haynes, Chateia (Corey) Haynes, and Tamara (Joe) Haynes all of Syracuse;
several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be on Friday November 21, 2014 from 4 to 7 p.m., with a 7 p.m.
funeral service following visitation, all in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral
Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix, NY 13135.