Funeral notices — July 15, 2017

Published Jul 15, 2017 at 4:00pm

BOEK — Richard E. Boek, 60, of Rome, on July 7, 2017.

Memorial gathering noon-6 p.m. July 22 at Delta Lake State Park in Westernville at Tent #4.

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

Contributions to the Fisher House ( 

BOYCE — John W. Boyce, 62, of Marcy, on June 30, 2017.

Services 6 p.m. Monday at Strong-Burns & Sprock Funeral Home, 7751 Merrick Road.

Calling hours 4-6 p.m. Monday.

BUANNO — Helen (Tarantino) Buanno, 90, of Rome, on July 11, 2017. 

No services or calling hours. 

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

CHATTERTON — Gary A. Chatterton, 70, of Taberg, on July 12, 2017. 

Private services, no calling hours. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, 3022 Oneida St. Sauquoit.

Contributions to either the Alzheimers Association ( or the Humane Society of Rome (

DONLON — Edward J. (J.) Donlon, 85, of Utica, formerly of Rome, on July 13, 2017. 

Service 1 p.m. Monday at St. Mary’s Irish Ridge Cemetery in Verona.

No calling hours. Burial parish cemetery. 

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

HENDERSON — Richard J. Henderson, 69, of Holiday, Fla., formerly of Rome, on June 5, 2017.

Services 10 a.m. Wednesday at Rome Cemetery.

HOSTETTER — Harold E. Hostetter, 88, of Floyd, on July 14, 2017.

Services noon Monday at Barry Funeral Home, 807 W. Chestnut St. Calling hours 11 a.m.-noon Monday at the funeral home.

Contributions to to Heifer International, 1 World Avenue, Little Rock, Arkansas 72202.

JONES — Lawrence James Jones, 95, of Rome, on June 20, 2017.

Services Sunday, July 23, at 2 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Rome.

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

Contributions to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, PO Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168 or online at in memory of his daughter, Judith Aberle Riley.

LENEKER — Shirley W. Leneker, 87, of Verona, on July 9, 2017. 

Services 3 p.m. today at the Verona First Presbyterian Church, Rock Road and Main Street, Verona.

Calling hours noon-3 p.m. today at the church. Private burial Ft. Plain Cemetery.

Arrangements by J. Homer Ball Funeral Home, 201 James St., Canastota.

Contributions to the Verona First Presbyterian Church, Rock Road and Main St., Verona, NY 13478.

MESSENGER — Robert Warren Messenger, 73, of Snellville, Ga., formerly of Lowville, on July 9, 2017.

Services 8 p.m. Saturday at Tom M. Wages Snellville Chapel.

Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, 3705 Highway 78 West, Snellville, Ga.

SALVADOR — Thomas Salvador Sr., 86, of Rome, on June 10, 2017.
Memorial 1-5 p.m. Sunday at the Stanwix Veterans & Men’s Club, 6774 Lamphear Road.

SCHOOLCRAFT — Doris M. (Hanley) Schoolcraft, 93, of Oneida, on July 13, 2017. 

Services 10 a.m. Tuesday at New Hope Christian Community Church. Burial Oneida Castle Cemetery.

Calling hours 4-7 p.m. Monday at the church.

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

Contributions to Hospice and Palliative Care.

WALKER — Elinor “Ellie” R. Walker, 83, formerly of Williamstown, on July 12, 2017. 

Services 10 a.m. Tuesday from St. John’s Church, Camden.

Burial Holy Cross Cemetery, Williamstown.

Calling hours 5-8 p.m. Monday at LaRobardiere Funeral Home, 109 Main St., Camden.

WOODWORTH — Duane Lewis Woodworth, 60, formerly of Boonville, on July 8, 2017.

Memorial 4 p.m. July 23 at the Harland J Hennessey VFW Post, 5538 in Boonville.

Contributions to AYSO Region 469 c/o Jason Reppard 128 Pine Lane Boonville NY 13309 or Erwin Library and Institute, 104 Schuyler St., Boonville, NY 13309.