John Bradley Wise

John Bradley Wise, 72, of Pennellville, passed away peacefully at Francis House, Syracuse, NY on Thursday February 4, 2016. He was born to
his late parents, Josephine Wise Kulak and John Bradley Wise in
Syracuse, NY on July 26, 1943.

John was a truck driver for SST (Syracuse Specialized Transport). He was a
member of the Teamsters Local 317 Union; a member of the N. R. A.. An
avid sportsman, he loved the outdoors.

John was predeceased by his loving wife of 33 years, Marleen Ruth (Abbe)
Wise on Sept. 18, 1998; his step-father, Frank Kulak in 2000.

Surviving are his daughter, Brenda Goss; five grandchildren, Tara Pierce,
Kristen Cathell, Jacquelin Fritz, Kari Mecea, and Abbe Goss; nine great-
grandchildren; two sisters, Karen Donahue and Shelly Polge; nieces and

Calling hours are on Monday from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Allanson-Glanville-
Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix, NY. A funeral service will
begin at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Jeff Hodge officiating. Burial Tuesday morning
at 11 a.m. in Phoenix Rural Cemetery, 126 Chestnut St., Phoenix, NY 13135.

Contributions in John’s memory to: Francis House, 108 Michaels Ave.,
Syracuse, NY 13208.

John Bradley Wise

Paul Peter Zarnowski

Paul Peter Zarnowski, 84, of Conifer Drive, Baldwinsville, passed away at
home on Tuesday January 26, 2016. Born in Mayfield, PA on June 1, 1931
to his late parents, Paraska (Cherynkco) and John Zarnowski.

A former resident of Camillus, and the town of Lysander, before moving
to Baldwinsville.

He was a U. S. A. F. veteran, serving from 1949 to 1952. Later, Paul was
the owner operator of his own construction business.

He was predeceased by his wife of 63 years, Theresa A. (VanDall)
Zarnowski on December 10, 2015.

Surviving are his three sons, Gary of the town of Lysander, Jeffrey of
Cortland, and Terry of the town of Lysander; two daughters, Pamela
Patnell of North Tonawanda, and Paula Benger of Baldwinsville; 11
grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews,

No services are planned at this time.

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

Marguerite A. Sotherden

Marguerite A. Sotherden, 74, of Pennellville, passed away on Tuesday
January 19, 2016.

Margie worked for Pico Products for many years. In addition, she worked
at the J. C. Birdlebough High School, Phoenix, NY, as a librarian’s assistant.
She also enjoyed crocheting and working in her flower garden.

Margie leaves behind to cherish her memory, her daughter Michele (Brian)
Nelepovitz; her son, Matthew (Kelly) Sotherden; 13 grandchildren; 11 great-
grandchildren; two sisters; brother-in-laws and sister-in-laws; several
nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She is predeceased by her husband, Marvin on January 13, 2016; her son
Mark Sotherden in 1983.

She will be greatly missed by all who loved her. Our hearts believe that the
greatest love of all are together again.

At her request, there will be no calling hours or funeral services.

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

Shirley J. Waldron

Shirley J. Waldron, 89, of Phoenix, NY, passed away on Saturday January
16, 2016. She was predeceased by her husband, Leonard; a son Danny
Todero; a step-daughter Jackie Waldron; a grandson Matthew Hodge.

Surviving are her six children, Judy Austin, Donna Holbrook, Robert
Birchmeyer, Vivian Waser, Marie Persetto, and Melissa Waldron; her two
step-children, Judy Gunsalus, and Christopher Waldron; 15 grandchildren;
several great-grandchildren; her sister, Rhenee Catala.

A memorial services will be at 6 p.m. on Thursday Jan. 21, in the First
Congregational, UCC, Church, 43 Bridge Street, Phoenix, NY 13135.

Contributions in her memory to: St. Luke Health Services or the First
Congregational, UCC Church.

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

Marvin F. Sotherden

Marvin F. Sotherden, 76, of Pennellville, passed away on January 13, 2016.
He retired from General Electric after 38 years.

Marvin leaves behind to cherish him, his wife Marguerite (Mills) Sotherden of
55 years. He is also survived by his daughter, Michele (Brian) Nelepovitz;
son Matthew (Kelly) Sotherden; thirteen grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren;
brothers and sisters.

He is predeceased by his son, Mark in 1983.

Marvin will be greatly missed by all who loved him.

At his request, there will be no calling hours or funeral services..

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

Gloria J. Isham

Gloria J. Isham, 70, of Phoenix, NY, passed away on Sunday January 3,
2016 suddenly at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Ctr., Syracuse. Born to
her late parents, Helen Pauline (Pecka) and Steve Belo on July 4, 1945.
She was employed by the then Armstrong Cork Co., Volney for many years,
and was a union member.
Gloria was predeceased by her husband, Charles Wayne “Butch” Isham on
April 18, 1995; a daughter Patricia Marie Norris on March 5, 2014; and her
sister Irene.
Surviving are her son and daughter in law, Phillip C. and Katelyn Isham of
Oswego; one grandson, David Isham; her adopted kids and grandkids.
Services are at 1 p.m. on Monday January 11, in the Phoenix United
Methodist Church, 49 Jefferson St., Phoenix, NY 13135 with the Rev.
Michaela E. St. Marie officiating. Spring burial Chase Cemetery, Lysander.
Contributions in her memory to: American Diabetes Association.
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, has care of arrangements.

FauntaBelle “Skeets” DenBleyker

FauntaBelle "Skeets" DenBleykerFauntaBelle “Skeets” DenBleyker, 90, of Phoenix, NY, passed away
peacefully on Monday January 4, 2016. Born on December 31, 1925
to Edson and Annie (Pryde) Murray. She retired in 2011 from Phoenix
School District after 45 years. Most of her career was spent as the
attendance secretary at Elm Street School.
She was predeceased by her husband of 57 years, Richard; sisters
Helen Wickes and Lindy Broton.
Surviving are her daughters, Patricia Henjes, Susan Caltabiano, and
Cynthia (Richard) Burton; two sons, Richard (Sally) DenBleyker and
Daniel (Cathy) DenBleyker; eight grandchildren; eight great-great
Calling hours are on Saturday, January 9 from 1 to 4 p.m. in the First
Congregational, UCC, 43 Bridge St., Phoenix, immediately followed by
a funeral service at the church. Donations may be made to: Music in
the Park c/o Town of Schroeppel, Phoenix, NY; or the church’s general
fund; or Hospice of CNY, 990 7th North St., Liverpool, NY 13088.
Arrangements by Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix.

CSM Joseph E. “Joe” “Bud” Mulcahy, US Army Retired

CSM Joseph E. "Joe" "Bud" Mulcahy, US Army RetiredCSM Joseph E. “Joe” “Bud” Mulcahy, US Army Retired, 83, of Pennellville,
passed away at home on December 31, 2015. He was born in Syracuse on
Jan 21, 1932 to his late parents, Leona (Durval) and William F. Mulcahey.
Joe attended the University of Maryland.

Buds military career lasted 30 years, from 1949 to 1979. He served in Korea
and Vietnam, as an infantryman, earning a Purple Heart; a Silver Star;
a Bronze Star Medal; as well as many citations and accolades.

Joe was a life member of the Phoenix Memorial Post, VFW Post 5540,
Phoenix; he also belonged to various service related organizations.

Joe was predeceased by his brothers and sisters.

Surviving are his two sons, Thomas U. Mulcahy of Riverdale (Bronx) NY,
and Daniel S. Mulcahy of Elmhurst (Queens), NY; one sister-in-law,
Dorothy Mulcahey; several nieces and nephews; one cousin.

Calling hours are on Tuesday January 5, from 2 to 6 p.m. in the Allanson-
Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix, NY 13135.

Services are on Wednesday January 6, at 10 a.m. in the funeral home.
Burial will follow in Our Lady of Peace Cemetery, 8668 Co. Rt. 57, Baldwinsville
(Clay). A compliment of US Army honor squad, VFW Post 5540 honor squad,
and the Patriot Guard honor team.

“Sorry I am gone, do not grieve or weep. I have had a full life. My big wish
was to have a home and a close family and friends. My life’s wish was to
have died on the battlefield”

Donald E. “Don” Pittsley, Sr.

Donald E. "Don" Pittsley, Sr.Donald E. “Don” Pittsley, Sr., 86, of Granby, (Fulton) passed away peacefully at his home, with his loving family beside him on Saturday January 2, 2016.
He was born in Fulton to his late parents, Lois (Abbott) and Theodore
Pittsley on May 1,1929.

Don was a carpenter with the Carpenter’s Union Local 747, Syracuse; a
member of the Lysander Grange; Little Utica United Methodist Church Council
and the Men’s Association; honorary member of the Cody Fire Dept., Granby;
an avid camper; in his retirement years, he worked diligently at the
Jacksonville Cemetery, Lysander, making improvements on existing grave lots
preparing for the new large section of grave lots, and other tasks.

Predeceased by his loving wife of 59 years, Molly A. (Goman) Pittsley on
October 16, 2006; and his brothers and sisters.

Surviving are his children, Donald E. (Sue) Pittsley, Jr., Thomas M. (Phyllis)
Pittsley, Deborah L. (Paul) Smith, David A. Pittsley, Theodore M. Pittsley,
and Paula L. (Paul) McKalsen; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-great grandchildren;
three great-great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; many friends.

Don dearly loved his grand, great and great-great grandkids. Don was
loving and loved by all. He will be missed.

Calling hours are on Wednesday January 6, from 4 to 7 p.m. in the
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix, NY 13135.
Funeral services will be on Thursday January 7, at 10 a.m. in the funeral
home, with the Rev. George Reed officiating.

Burial to follow in Jacksonville Cemetery, 9250 Fenner Rd., Lysander.

Margot A. Panuska

Margot A. PanuskaMargot A. Panuska, 79, of Buckley Landing, North Syracuse, passed away
on Friday at VanDuyne Home and Hospital, town of Onondaga.
Born to her late parents, Aagot (Tonnesen) and William Burkle on
February 8, 1936 in Brooklyn, NY.

Margot had lived in Belaire, MD, where she enjoyed church and
visiting friends and her pets.

While living at Buckley Landing Margot enjoyed activities that were offered.
She especially enjoyed going out to restaurants, attending the NY State Fair,
Lights on the Lake, and all the holiday and birthday celebrations. Margot also
looked forward to dinning out with her family and going to Brennan’s Beach,
in the town of Parish, during the Summer season.

She was predeceased by her husband, Frank Panuska, Jr.; a sister Edith
Arthur; a brother-in-law, Henri Floch.

Surviving are her sister Doris Floch of Phoenix, NY; her cousin Leonard
of Staten Island; her nieces and nephews, Dean, JoAnn, Jay,
Margot (Greg), Barbara (Bonnie), Nancy (Sheila); many grand nieces and

The family would like to express our gratitude for all the love and care
Buckley Landing personnel provided Margot. Everyone at Buckley was
supportive and helpful in everyway. A special thank you to the nursing
staff and social work department, and everyone who came into contact
with Margot. You all made her very happy.

The family will have private services.

Contributions in Margot’s memory to: Buckley Landing, 7430 Buckley Rd.,
North Syracuse, NY 13212.

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