Marjorie A. Day

Marjorie A. Day, 80, of Pennellville (Schroeppel), passed
away at Syracuse Home Assoc., Baldwinsville, on Saturday July 7, 2018. She was born in Hornell, NY to her late parents, Clara (Carpenter) and George D. Matteson on Aug. 20, 1937. Marge was a bookkeeper for Paper Conversions, Inc., Syracuse, NY. She was a member of Central Square Community Church.
Marge was very active as a quilter, belonging to the Plank Rd. Quilt Guild in Cicero, and the NYS Quilting Consortium. She also enjoyed reading and constructing jigsaw puzzles,
especially the Sudoku puzzle game.
Predeceased by her husband of 41 years, David A. Day, Sr. on June 20, 2017; her daughter Linda K. Storrings on April
21, 2015; her sister Donna M. Franczak on Nov. 9, 2014.
Surviving are her children Nancy Ryniec, Wendy Allen, Donna
Chesbro; her step-children David A. Day, Jr., Sharon Morgan,
and Elizabeth Day; and several grandchildren.
Services to celebrate Marge’s life wil be on Saturday July 14,
2018 at 9 a.m. in the Central Square Community Church,
833 U.S. 11, Central Square, NY 13036 with the Rev. Craig
Wilson officiating the ceremony.
Burial to follow in Wanakena Cemetery, town of Fine, St.
Lawrence County. Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home,
Phoenix, NY has care of arrangements.
Contributions in Marjorie’s name to the Central Square Community Church. The Wanakena Historical Society

Eleanor K. Miner

Eleanor “Ellie”, was a remarkable woman. She was a very loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother, and a very dear friend to many. She was an avid member of the community. She belonged to the Order of the Eastern Star, the South Jefferson Historical Society, the 4 H Club, and the Methodist Church of Pennellville. She loved square dancing with her family, exploring genealogy, and spending quality
time with loved ones playing dominoes and dice.
Eleanor was preceded in death by her daughter Tammy Jo Miner-Day; her sibling, Wesley John Wescott; a grandson Ian Christopher; and parents, Kenneth and Marion Wescott.
She is survived by her devoted husband of nearly fifty six
years, John E. Miner; two children and spouses: Lori Miner-  Hall (Alan) of Oneida, NY, Charles Miner (Charlene) of
Ontario, NY; two brothers and one sister (along with their
spouses): Vernon (Diane) Wescott,Charles (Mary Lou)
Westcott; June (William) Philips; five grandchildren, and
three great-grandchildren.
Ellie was born on December 9, 1942 in Syracuse, NY. We
are blessed to have had her with us for seventy five years,
before she peacefully passed away on July 3, 2018. She
will be forever loved and missed. Her family asks that her
burial services be open to everyone who knew and loved
Eleanor. It will be held on Tuesday July 10, 2018 at 11 a.m.
in Roosevelt Cemetery, 4434 State Route 49, Pennellville.
The Rev. Jeff Hodge will officiate Ellie’s services.
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, NY
has care arrangements.

Contributions in Ellie’s memory to: Pennellville
United Methodist Church, 389 Co. Rt. 54,
Pennellville, NY  13132

Elaine Dixe Ellis

Elaine Dixe Ellis, 72, of Phoenix, NY passed away suddenly
on Tuesday June 26, 2018 at St. Luke Health Services,
Oswego, NY. Born on Jan. 27, 1946 to her late parents,
Frances (Ducan) and James Dixe. Dixe worked for Lockheed
Martine Co., Syracuse, NY.

Dixe was a member of the N. R. A. ; VFW Post 5540 Auxiliary,
and the American Legion Post 418 Auxiliary both in Phoenix,
NY. She was an avid bowler and truly love Elvis.

Surviving are her loving husband of 49 years, Theodore W.
Ellis; two daughters Kimberly A. Kriesel and Kelly M. Ellis;
three grandchildren, Donald Gibbs, Kathyrn Gibbs, and
Marrisa Ellis; two great-grandchildren Amelia R. Edwards and
Tobias K. Edwads; one brother Jeffrey Dixe; three sisters,
Julie Bailey, Karen Garbutt, and Marsha Wilkins; several
nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Calling hours were on Sunday July 1 in the
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, NY,
followed by a Celebration of Life and a VFW Post 5540 with
a presentation of Auxiliary flag and flag holder to the family.
Burial was on Monday July 2, 2018 in Jacksonville Cemetery
9250 Fenner Rd., town of Lysander, NY.

Joanne Sandra (Farmer) Kidd-Halstead-Brown

Joanne Sandra (Farmer) Kidd-Halstead-Brown, 72,
of Oswego,NY passed away
on Wed. July 4, 2014 at Crouse Hospital, Syracuse, NY.
Born on June 10, 1946, Syracuse. Attended Mexico, NY
and Phoenix, NY schools graduating in 1964.
Sandy was a resident services manager at the Jewish
Home, Syracuse; also G. E. Co., and was a waitress at Visco’s
Restaurant, Phoenix. Predeceased by her parents
Olive (Hadden) and Kenneth R. Farmer.
Surviving are her children Gretchen J. Sutton, Adrian Lee
Kidd, III, and Chad K. Kidd; granddaughter Adrianna Kidd;
a step-grandson Raymond Colon, Jr.;
her twin sister Joan Sharon Merritt; sisters Bonnie Farmer
and Bonnie Williams; brother Robert Williams; nieces, nephews.
Calling hours are on Tues. July 10, 2018 from 5 to 7 p.m.,
with a service following visitation at 7 p.m. all in the Allanson-
Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St. Phoenix, NY

Sharon E. (Boisey) Wilkinson

Sharon E. (Boisey) Wilkinson, 65, of Pennellville (Schroeppel),
passed away at Crouse Hospital, Syracuse on Monday July 2,
2018. Born to her mother Florence O. (Schultz) Froats and
her late father, Donald E. Boisey on Feb. 11, 1953. She was
a 1971 graduate of J. C. Birdlebough H. S., Phoenix, NY.
Sharon was a member of Beacon Baptist Church; enjoyed
camping and kayaking; scrap booking; and spending time
with her family and especially her grandkids.
Surviving are her loving husband of 46 1/2 years, Dale A.
Wilkinson; two daughters Amy L. (Jeffrey) Gruet of Glovers
ville, and Bethany A. (Patrick) Kallfelz of Pennellville; her four
grandchildren Jocelynn Gruet, Taylor Gruet, Harley Kallfelz,
and Piper Kallfelz; her mother Florence O. Froats of Phoenix;
her sisters, Marshelle (Dennis) Kimball, Debra (Ernest)
Renfrew, and Rhoda (Greg) Lauth all of Phoenix; several
nieces, nephews and cousins.
Calling hours are on Saturday July 7, 2018 from 4 to 7 p.m.
in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main
St., Phoenix, NY 13135. A memorial service will be on
Thursday July 12, 2018 at 10 a.m. in the Beacon Baptist
Church, 4800 State Rt. 31, Clay, NY 13041 with Pastor Vic
Walkins officiating.
Contributions may be made in Sharon’s memory to the church.

Kenneth W. Sweet, Sr.

Kenneth W. Sweet, Sr., 84, of Phoenix, NY passed away
suddenly on Tuesday June 5, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Hospital
Health Ctr., Syracuse. Ken was born to his late parents,
Mary (Wikoff) and Berton W. Sweet on Aug. 16, 1933. He
was a graduate of Phoenix High School, and a graduate of
SUNY Morrisville. He served in the US Army from 1953-55.

Ken was a business partner and monument dealer with his
late cousin, Richard W. Sweet for 45 years. He was a true
artist at designing and engraving granite cemetery monuments
and grave markers. Much of his fine work can be seen
throughout CNY cemeteries and beyond. Ken was extremely
active in the Phoenix community and the surrounding area. He
belonged to many organizations, just to mention a few. Ken
was a member of Callimacus Masonic Lodge #369 A. & F. M.,
holding many offices; Shriners Ogranization Watertown;
Phoenix Rural Cemetery Board of Directors;
American Legion Post #418, Phoenix; Schroeppel Historical
Society; the Maroun Elementary School “Canal Days” a 23 year
participant along the NYS canal Lock 1 educational program;
Historical Aircraft organization; former boy scout leader and
Troop 720 committeeman; and a honorable member of
Society of Cincinnati, founded in 1783. Ken offered so much
of his time, and possessed many skills and talents. He had a
vast knowledge of the history of Phoenix area.
He was predeceased by a daughter Martha Mae Sweet in
1960; a son Daniel C. Sweet in 1968; a brother Peter T.
Sweet in 2011.
Surviving are his wife of 62 years, Esther (Wright) Sweet;
his children Kenneth W. (Donna) Sweet, Jr., Caleb B. Sweet,
Samuel W. Sweet, and Ella Mae Sweet; his grandson Ryan
David Isabell; his step-brother Robert Moyer; his step-sister
Calling hours are on Sunday June 10, from 1 to 4 p.m. in
the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St.,
Phoenix. A masonic service will follow at 4 the funeral
home with the members of the Callimacus Masonic Lodge
#369, F. & A. M. of Phoenix. The American flag will be
presented to the family by the American Legion Post #418.
Contributions in Ken’s memory to: Callimacus Masonic
Lodge 369, Phoenix, NY or the Shriners Children’s Hospital.

Myron E. White

Myron E. White, 94, of Fulton, passed away at Morningstar
Care Center, Oswego, NY on May 24, 2018. Born in Fulton, NY
on Sept. 21, 1923. A graduate of Phoenix High School, where
he played the Sousaphone instrument in the band.

Myron was a highway supervising foreman for Oswego County
Highway Dept.; worked for the town of Granby and also was
a highway Road Commissioner.

Myron served in many capacities for many organizations, a
hard worker as he provided for and loved his family dearly.
In his early years, he hauled tobacco, coal, and milk. He was
a Sunday school teacher at Little Utica United Methodist
Church for 23 years; a life member of the Cody Vol. Fire Dept., Granby; worked in the Jacksonville Cemetery for many years;
enjoyed being outdoors, was an avid gardner and loved

Predeceased by his parents, Myrtis (Cook) and Alfred White;
his daughter Lois Torrez; his grandsons Jerry Hamilton and
Brian Dunbar.
Surviving are his loving wife of nearly 74 years, Margaret A. (Brown) White; his
children Constance Virginia, June (Cork) Sanderson, James (Freida) White, Nancy (Jerry) Hamilton,
Cathy White, Ellen (David) Wilson; 18 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren.

Graveside services only are on Tuesday May 29, 2018 at
11 a.m. in Jacksonville Cemetery, 9250 Fenner Rd., town of Lysander with the Rev. Vivian Summerville officiating.
Contributions in Myron’s memory to: Jacksonville Faith
Community, or Cody Vol. F. D..
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, has
care of arrangements.

Aurelia “Babe” Young

Aurelia “Babe” Young, 86, of Fulton, passed away
unexpectedly on May 17, 2018. She was born in
Syracuse, the daughter of the late Joseph and
Margaret Locci.
Aurelia was predeceased by her husband of 56 years,
James, and her sister Pietrina Beebe.
She is survived by her daughter, Anita (Jerome)
Novotny; her son James Young; her brother, Joseph
Locci; and her grandsons, Timothy and Daniel Novotny
and Jared and Dustin Young.
A private entombment in Our Lady of Peace Cemetery,
Baldwinsville was held at the convenience of the family.
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, NY
had charge of arrangements.