Funeral notices

BAKER — Walter J. "Sonny" Baker Sr., 76, of Camden, on Dec. 16, 2011.

Services 11 a.m. Thursday from the United Methodist Church. Burial Forest Lawn Cemetery. Calling hours 6-8 p.m. Tuesday and 4-8 p.m. Wednesday the LaRobardiere Funeral Home, 109 Main St., Camden.

Contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care, New Hartford.

BALLARD — Clevis Earl Ballard, 78, of Utica, formerly of Rome, on Dec. 16, 2011.

Services 5 p.m. Tuesday at the Dimbleby, Friedel, Williams & Edmunds Funeral Home, 1123 Court at York Sts., Utica. Calling hours 4-5 p.m. Tuesday.

Contributions the American Red Cross.

EWANYK — John Ewanyk, 86, of Rome, on Dec. 14, 2011.

Services 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Gulla Funeral & Cremation Services, 209 N. Washington St. Private burial Holy Trinity Cemetery.

GRIMES — Tyrone r. Grimes, Jr., 49, of Rome, on December 18, 2011.

Private services, no calling hours.

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

HILDEBRAND — Donald Allen Hildebrand, 74, of Oriskany, on Dec. 16, 2011.

Private services. Burial Lloyd Cemetery, Ebensburg, Pa.

Contributions the Oriskany Library, 621 Utica St. Oriskany, NY 13424.

Arrangements by the Dimbleby, Friedel, Williams & Edmunds Funeral Home, Whitesboro.

HYLE — Gary E. Hyle, 63, of Lowell, on Dec. 15, 2011.

Service at the convenience of the family. No calling hours.

Arrangements are with the Dimbleby, Friedel, Williams & Edmunds Funeral Home, Whitesboro.

KULISZ — Mary E. Kulisz, 82, of Rome, on Dec. 15, 2011.

Services 9:45 a.m. Tuesday from the Barry Funeral Home, 807 W. Chestnut St., and 10:30 a.m. at the Church of the Transfiguration. Burial St. Peter’s Cemetery. Calling hours 4-7 p.m. today.

Contributions to South Rome Seniors, Floyd Up and Lively Seniors, Marcy Seniors or the Floyd Fire Department Auxiliary.

ROSER — Bruce A. Roser, 60, of Lorida, Fla., on Dec. 6, 2011.

Arrangements by Fountain Funeral Home, Avon Park, Fla.

WILCOX — Jerome Wilcox, 65, of Forestport, on Dec. 17, 2011.

Services 11 a.m. Tuesday at Ackley-Mills Funeral Home, 9597 Main St., Remsen. Burial St. Ann’s Cemetery, Hinckley. Calling hours 5-8 p.m. today.