Funeral notices — April 18, 2017

Published Apr 18, 2017 at 4:00pm

ALTIER — Edith (Edie) Altier, 90, of Rome, on Feb. 17, 2017.

No services or calling hours.

Contributions to Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast, P.O. Box 641270, Beverly Hills, FL 34464.

BONHAM — Heather L. (Johnson) Bonham, 40, of Rome, on April 13, 2017.

Service 7 p.m. Friday at Malecki Funeral Home, Inc., 464 Sherrill Road, Sherrill.

Burial 11 a.m. Saturday at Valley View Cemetery, 1776 Middle Road, Oneida.

Calling hours 3-7 p.m. prior to the service.

Contributions to Mariah Johnson and Cassius Bonham at www.gofundme.com.

CAREY — Arthur Wayne Carey, 77, of Stittville/Marcy, on April 17, 2017.

Service 2 p.m. Thursday at Dimbleby, Friedel, Williams & Edmunds Funeral Home, 40 Main St., Whitesboro.

Burial at a later date at Carr Cemetery.

Calling hours 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Contributions to Marcy Community Church or Oneida County Volunteer Fire Police Association.

CIANFRANO — Joan Cianfrano, of Rome, on April 15, 2017.

Service to be held at St. John the Baptist Church at a later date.

Arrangements by Bottini Funeral Home, 120 W. Embargo St., are incomplete.

CONVERSE — Marian “Marty” P. Converse, 83, of Rome, on April 15, 2017.

Service 11 a.m. Wednesday at Barry Funeral Home, 807 W. Chestnut St.

Burial St. Peter’s Cemetery. Calling hours 10-11 a.m. prior to the service.

DRISCOLL — Lucy (Ocela) Driscoll, 61, of Boonville, on April 15, 2017.

Private services. No calling hours.

Arrangements by Strong-Burns & Sprock Funeral Home, 7751 Merrick Road.

DROUGHT — Phillip J. Drought Sr., 63, of Camden, on April 10, 2017.

Service 4 p.m. Thursday at LaRobardiere Funeral Home, 109 Main St., Camden.

Calling hours 3-4 p.m. prior to the service.

Contributions to Camden Ambulance Service, 14 Church St., Camden, NY 13316.

GROSSO — Albert “Albie” A. Grosso, 93, of Rome, on April 3, 2017.

Service noon Wednesday at St. John the Baptist Church.

Burial St. John the Baptist Cemetery.

Calling hours 5-7 p.m. today at Nicholas J. Bush Funeral Home, 7751 Merrick Road.

Contributions to St. John the Baptist Church Memorial Fund, 210 E. Dominick St., Rome, NY 13440 or the American Heart Association, 120 Lomond Court, Utica, NY 13502.

KOZDRA — Mary Lou Kozdra, 82, of Turin, on April 11, 2017.

Service noon Saturday at Mills Funeral Home, 301 Post St., Boonville.

Burial Turin Cemetery. Calling hours 10 a.m. to noon prior to the service.

Contributions to seeing eye dogs, NYS Guiding Eyes for the Blind, 611 Granite Springs Road, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598.

LaPINE — Marc R. LaPine, 32, of Lacona, NY, on April 13, 2017.

Calling hours 4-8 p.m. Friday at LaRobardiere Funeral Home, 109 Main St., Camden.

Contributions to the American Heart Association.

LEACH — Dianne C. Leach, 74, of Rome, on April 14, 2017.

Service 7 p.m. Friday at Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc., 418 N. George St.

Calling hours 4-7 p.m. prior to the service.

Contributions to Ava Dorfman Senior Center, 305 E. Locust St., Rome, NY 13440 or Helping Hounds, 6606 Kinney Road, Dewitt, NY 13214.

MADIS — Val Madis, 75, of Sylvan Beach and Anna Maria Island, and formerly of Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ, on April 8, 2017.

Services 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary’s of the Lake Church, Sylvan Beach.

Calling hours 4-7 p.m. today at Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, 418 N. George St.

Contributions to the Val Madis Memorial Technology Award, c/o Heidi Rush, 3797 Highland Ave., Oneida NY 13421.

McCALLUM — David L. McCallum, 69, of Oriskany Falls and formerly of Oneida, on April 11, 2017.

Graveside services 11 a.m. Friday, May 26 at Cazenovia Evergreen Cemetery.

No calling hours.

Contributions to the Hope for the Warriors, 8003 Forbes Place, Suite 201, Springfield, VA 22151
(www.hopeforthewarriors.org) or the Stephen W. Camelbeek Fitness and Rec Fund, P.O. BOX 235, DeRuyter NY 13052 (stephenwcamelbeekfitnessandrecfund.org).

NORMAN — Margaret E. Norman, 96, of Rome, on April 15, 2017.

Service 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Strong-Burns & Sprock Funeral Home, 7751 Merrick Road.

Burial St. Peter’s Cemetery. Calling hours 9:30-10:30 a.m. prior to
the service.

OCCHIPINTI — Michael D. Occhipinti, 85, of Rome, on April 13, 2017. 

Service 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at St. John the Baptist Church.

Burial St. John the Baptist Cemetery.

Calling hours 4-7 p.m. today at Nicholas J. Bush Funeral Home, Inc., 7751 Merrick Road.

Contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

PARSONS — Anna Mae W. Parsons, 108, of Rome, on April 14, 2017.

Private graveside service at Rome Cemetery.

Contributions to Rome Historical Society or charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements by Gulla Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc., 209 N. Washington St.

PHILLIPS — Josefine Phillips, 96, of Oneida, on April 9, 2017.

Service 9:30 a.m. Saturday, May 6 at Plymouth Alliance Church, Sherrill.

Burial Valley View Cemetery. No calling hours.

Contributions to the Missions at Plymouth Alliance Church, 169 Kinsley St., Sherrill, NY 13461.

Arrangements by Campbell-Dean Funeral Home, Inc., 260 Main St., Oneida.

PLEHN — Geraldine E. Plehn, of Utica, on April 17, 2017.

Service 11 a.m. Thursday at Church of Our Lady of Lourdes, Utica.

Calling hours immediately following service at the Seton Center.

Arrangements by McGrath, Myslinski, Karboski & Nunn Funeral Directors, 470 French Road, Utica.

RICHARDSON — Ada E. Richardson, 93, of Taberg, on April 17, 2017.

Arrangements by Strong-Burns & Sprock Funeral Home, 7751 Merrick Road, are incomplete.

ROSS — Sharon “Angel” Ross, 44, of Utica, formerly of Rome, on April 4, 2017.

Arrangements by Gulla
Funeral & Cremation Services, 209 N. Washington St., are incomplete.

SARASY — Frank A. Sarasy, 67, of Frankfort and formerly of Rome, on April 12, 2017.

Service 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Redeeming Love Fellowship Church, 9011 State Route 365, Stittville.

Burial with military honors Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, NY.

Calling hours 4-7 p.m. today
at Barry Funeral Home, and
noon-1 p.m. Wednesday at Redeeming Love Fellowship Church.

SCOTT — Edna Pinti Scott, 97, of Blossvale and Rome, on April 14, 2017.

Graveside service to be held at a later date.

Arrangements by the Bottini Funeral Home, 120 W. Embargo St.

WATSON — Fern D. Watson, 86, of Redwood, NY, on April 9, 2017.

Service 11 a.m. Friday, April 28, at the Alexandria Bay Baptist Church.

Private burial Barnes Settlement Cemetery.

Contributions to the Alexandria Bay Baptist Church, 41 Bolton Ave., Alexandria Bay, NY 13607.

Arrangements by the Costello Funeral Service, Alexandria
Bay.

WOODARD — Dean A. Woodard, 76, of Rome, on April 13, 2017.

Services all day on Aug. 9, on Hebble Hill.

Burial Evergreen Cemetery at the convenience of the family. No calling hours.  

Arrangements by the Barry Funeral Home, 807 W. Chestnut St.