Funeral notices — Dec. 4, 2017

Published Dec 4, 2017 at 4:00pm

BROOKS — Joseph D. Brooks, 70, of Rome, on Nov. 23, 2017.

Services 7 p.m. Tuesday at Strong-Burns & Sprock Funeral Home, 7751 Merrick Road.

Burial St. John’s Cemetery, Camden. Calling hours 5-7 p.m. Tuesday.

BUTTERS — Hildred R. Butters, 83, of Rome on Nov. 27, 2017.

Services 11 a.m. Friday at Strong-Burns & Sprock Funeral Home, 7751 Merrick Road.

Burial Rome Cemetery. Calling hours 9:30-11 a.m. prior to the service.

CROAD — Gary Lee Croad, 75, of Rome, on Nov. 29, 2017.

Calling hours 1-3 p.m. Saturday at Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, 418 N. George St.

DeGROAT — William G DeGroat, 59, of Lee Center, on Nov. 11, 2017. 

Services 11 a.m. Saturday at the Bottini Funeral Home, 120 W. Embargo St. 

Calling hours are 9-11 a.m. Saturday. 

FINDLAY — Martin J. Findley 59, of Camden, on Nov. 30, 2017.

Services 10 a.m. Tuesday at LaRobardiere Funeral Home, 109 Main St., Camden.

Burial Forest Lawn Cemetery. Calling hours 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today.

Contributions to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN. 

LESLIE — David L Leslie, 71, of Syracuse, on Nov. 27, 2017. 

Private services no calling hours. Burial Stockbridge Cemetery. 

Arrangements by Ironside Funeral Home, 342 Main St., Oneida. 

McBRIDE — Mary Jo McBride, 62, of San Rafael, Calif., on Oct. 29, 2017.

Services noon May 12, 2018, at Townsend Cemetery in Stittville.

Contributions to the Dream Foundation (dreamfoundation.org) or the Cancer Research Institute (cancerresearch.org). 

Arrangements by Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, 418 N. George St.

NJEIM — Elias A. Njeim, 97, on Nov. 30, 2017.

Services 2 p.m. today at St. Louis Gonzaga Church.

Burial St. Agnes Cemetery, Utica.

Arrangements by John L Matt Funeral Home, Chadwicks.

PHAROAH — Annie Jean Roberts Pharoah, 93, of Watertown, formerly of Rome and Redwood, on Nov. 28, 2017. 

Private services.

Arrangements are with Costello Funeral Service, Alexandria Bay.

Contributions to the Alexandria Bay Volunteer Fire Department, 110 Walton St., Alexandria Bay, NY 13607.

ROE — Samuel C. “Dewey” Roe, 50, of Rome, on Dec. 1, 2017.  

Calling hours 4-6 p.m. Tuesday at Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, 418 N. George St.

SHORT — Paul A. Short, 77, of Tampa, Fla., formerly of Rome, on Nov. 17, 2017.  

Services 11 a.m. Dec. 30 at the Melech Hospice House, 11125 N 52nd St., Tampa, Fla.

Contributions to LifePath Hospice through chaptershealth.org.

Arrangements by Abbey Affordable Cremation & Funeral Services,12541 Ulmerton Road in Largo, Fla.

SIMONS — Joseph J. Simons, 78, of Rome, on Nov. 30, 2017.

Services 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Peter’s Church.

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

Contributions to the St. Peter’s Church Memorial Fund or a charity of one’s choice. 

TOMAINO — Bernard “Bernie” Tomaino, 84, of Rome, on Dec. 2, 2017. 

Services 11 a.m. Wednesday at Transfiguration Church.

Burial St. John the Baptist Cemetery. No calling hours.

Contributions to the Humane Society of Rome. 

Arrangements have been entrusted to Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc., 418 N. George St.