Funeral notices — Jan. 19, 2018

Published Jan 19, 2018 at 4:00pm

AIELLO — Dolores J. (Vescio) Aiello, 84, of Rome, on Jan. 16, 2018. 

Service 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. John the Baptist Church. Burial St. John the Baptist Cemetery. Calling hours 10-11 a.m. Wednesday at the church.

Contributions to Rome Rescue Mission, 413 E, Dominick St., Rome, NY 13440 or Lucy’s House, 7 Rutger Park, Utica, NY 13501. Arrangements by Gulla Funeral & Cremation Services, 209 N. Washington St.

BALLISTER — Wilson “Buzz” Fredrick Ballister, 78, of Rome, on Jan. 17, 2018.

Private services Saturday. Arrangements by Barry Funeral Home, 807 W. Chestnut St. 

Contributions to the Floyd Volunteer Fire Department, 8367 Old Floyd Road, Rome, NY 13440.

BANASIEWICZ — Julia “Effie” (Duda) Banasiewicz, 94, of Knightdale, NC, formerly of Rome, on Jan. 17, 2018. 

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

BILLINGS — Richard W. (Josh) Billings, 90, formerly of Rome, on Jan. 16, 2018.

Service 11 a.m. May 19 at First Baptist Church in America, 75 N. Main St., Providence, R.I.

BRADY — Geoffrey S. Brady, 60, of Rome, on Jan. 16, 2018.

Private services, no calling hours. Arrangements by Barry Funeral Home, 807 W. Chestnut St.

BRYNILSEN — Rolf E. Brynilsen, 85, of Rome, on Jan. 15, 2018.

Summer services at the St. Olaf Chapel, Inlet. Arrangements by Strong-Burns & Sprock Funeral Home, 7751 Merrick Road. 

Contributions to St. Olaf Chapel South Shore Road Inlet, N.Y. c/o Clifford Fike 1019 West Dominick Street Rome N.Y. 13440.; St. Johns Lutheran Church 502 West Chestnut Street Rome, N.Y. 13440.; Salvation Army of Rome 410 West Dominick Street, Rome, N.Y. 13440; or the Humane Society of Rome, 6247 Lamphear Road, Rome N.Y. 13440.

BUSA — Diane Busa, 63, Oneida, on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018.  

Service noon Saturday at Campbell-Dean Funeral Home, Inc., 260 Main St., Oneida.

Spring burial in Valley View Cemetery. Calling hours 4-7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Contributions to the Carol M. Baldwin Breast Cancer Research, Box 187, Warners, NY 13164. 

COLASANTI — Rose Mary Colasanti, 70, of Rome, on Jan. 18, 2018. 

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

CRONIAN — Louise A. Cronian, 60, of New Hartford, on Jan. 14, 2018.

Service 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Living Faith Bible Church, 2922 Oneida St., Sauquoit. No calling hours.

Contributions to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, Memorial Processing, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959. Arrangements by Nicholas J. Bush Funeral Home, Inc., 7751 Merrick Road.

ENSENAT — Mary Ensenat, 88, of Rome, on Jan. 13, 2018.

Private spring service at St. John’s Cemetery. No calling hours. Arrangements by Barry Funeral Home, 807 W. Chestnut St.

HOWLETT — Philip Douglas Howlett, 85, of Camden, on Jan. 15, 2018.

Spring service to be announced. Arrangements by LaRobardiere Funeral Home, 109 Main St., Camden.

LEAKE — Hazel Irene (Joy) Leake, 97, of Rome, on Jan. 18, 2018. No services or calling hours. Arrangements by Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, 418 N. George St. 

LoRUSSO — Rinaldo A. LoRusso, 94, of Rome, on Jan. 17, 2018.

Services 11 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist Church. No calling hours. Arrangements by Nicholas J. Bush Funeral Home, 7751 Merrick Road.

Contributions to Rome Art and Community Center, 308 W. Bloomfield St., Rome, NY 13440.  

MARKHAM — Mary Gould Markham, 89, of Utica, on Jan. 9, 2018.

Spring services. Arrangements by Trainor Funeral Home, 143 Schuyler St. Boonville.

Contributions to the Constableville Rural Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 13, Constableville, NY 13325, or the Forest Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 326, Lyons Falls, NY 13368.

MARTIN —Lois D. (Thumb) Martin, 88, of Rome, on Jan. 17, 2018. 

Services 10 a.m. Saturday at the Barry Funeral Home, 807 W. Chestnut St.

No calling hours. 

Contributions to Humane Society of Rome and/or Hospice and Palliative Care.

MECCA — Peter L. Mecca, 95, of Rome, on Jan. 18, 2018.

Services 11 a.m. Monday at St. John the Baptist Church. Burial St. John the Baptist Cemetery. Calling hours 2-4 p.m. Sunday at Nicholas J. Bush Funeral Home, 7751 Merrick Road.

Contributions to The Community Living Center, c/o Syracuse VA Medical Center, 800 Irving Ave., Syracuse, NY 13210.

MOTLEY — James D. Motley, 91, of Rome, on Jan. 18, 2018. Arrangements by Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, 418 N. George St., are incomplete.

SPONAUGLE — Marguerite T. Sponaugle, 87, of Floyd, on Jan. 14, 2018.

Service 7 p.m. today at Dimbleby Funeral Homes, Inc., 40 Main St., Whitesboro. Spring burial Townsend Cemetery. Calling hours 5-7 p.m. today.

Contributions to the Alzheimer’s Association.

TIPTON — George W. Tipton, 90, of Rome, on Jan. 15, 2018. 

No services. No calling hours. 

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

WILLIAMS — Josie Lee Williams, 98, of Rome, on Jan. 14, 2018.

Service 1 p.m. Tuesday at Grace Union A.M.E Church, 606 Woodland Ave. Rome.

Burial Evergreen Cemetery. Calling hours noon to 1 p.m. prior to the service at the church.

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

WILSON — Jeanette C. Wilson, 75, of Rome, on Jan. 17, 2018.

Service 5 p.m. Sunday at Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, 418 N. George St. Burial Rome Cemetery. Calling hours 2-5 p.m. Sunday.