Joyce M. (Stannard) Caruso

Joyce M. Caruso, 71, of Rome, passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at the Abraham House in Utica. She was born in Rome on April 1, 1947, the daughter of the late Lyle and Rose Stannard. On February 14, 1992, she married John Caruso, who was the love of her life. He passed away on September 30, 2012.  Joyce worked for many years at Griffass Air Force Base for DFAS. She is... 4:00pm 04/19/18

Joyce M. (Stannard) Caruso

Joyce M. Caruso, 71, of Rome, passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at the Abraham House in Utica. She was born in Rome on April 1, 1947, the daughter of the late Lyle and Rose Stannard. On February 14, 1992, she married John Caruso, who was the love of her life. He passed away on September 30, 2012.  Joyce worked for many years at Griffass Air Force Base for DFAS. She is... 4:00pm 04/18/18

Shirley (Williams) Griffin

Shirley W. Griffin, 91, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, March 10, 2018. Shirley was born on February 10, 1927 in Rome to the late Ralph and Victoria Williams. She graduated from VVS high school and went on to become a hair dresser. In the fall of 1946, she met William Griffin. They were wed on August 16, 1947 and enjoyed over 70 years of marriage together. Shirley... 4:00pm 04/18/18

Jack J. Rotolo, Sr.

Jack J. Rotolo, Sr., 95, of Rome, NY, passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at Rome Memorial Residential Healthcare Facility, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Rome, NY, on March 24,1923, a son of the late Antonino and Caterina Muscarella Rotolo. In his early years, Jack along with his parents and siblings operated a 90 acre produce farm in the Rome “mucklands”... 4:00pm 04/18/18

Thomas Edward Sherman

Thomas Edward Sherman, 78, of Lee Center, passed away at home on Monday, April 16, 2018 after a long illness.  He was born on March 8, 1940 in McKeever, NY, the son of Elmer G and Mariam A. Bolich Sherman. On April 18, 1964 in Whitestown he married Victoria L. Dianna. She passed away on November 13, 2008.  Tom attended Holland Patent Schools. He proudly served with the US... 4:00pm 04/18/18

Armando ‘Army’ Seccurra

Armando A. Seccurra, age 96, of Rome, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 16, 2018. He was born May 24, 1921, in Rome, the youngest child of the late Salvatore and Rose DiSiena Seccurra. He was a graduate of Rome Free Academy, Class of 1939. He proudly served as Staff Sergeant in the U.S. Army during World War II as a member of the 3921st Signal Service Company attached to... 2:16pm 04/18/18

Carl B. Eckel

Carl B. Eckel, 94, of Blossvale, NY passed away peacefully on Monday, April 16, 2018 after a short battle with cancer. He was born on April 5, 1924 in Camden, NY, a son of C. Beach & Bessie Garnsey Eckel. Carl graduated from Camden High School. He and the Eckel family were lifelong dairy and beef farmers. Carl always had a large garden, this proved to be his favorite hobby,... 2:16pm 04/18/18

Joanne Marie Dunn

Joanne Marie Dunn, 72, of Camden, went to rest with our heavenly Father on Monday, April 16, 2018. She was born September 25, 1945, the daughter of the late Russell “Rusty” Dunn and Shirley Willson Proper.  She loved people, animals, spending time with family and friends and singing “You are my sunshine.” Her family wishes to thank staffs of the CNY DSO and IRA’s, especially... 2:15pm 04/18/18

Angeline ‘Linda’ Trivieri

WESTMORELAND – Angeline “Linda” Trivieri, 93, passed away with her family by her side on April, 15, 2018 at The Grand in Rome. She was born in Utica on October 21, 1924, a daughter of the late Angelo and Palma (Talarico) Astalfa. She grew up in Utica and attended Thomas R. Proctor High School. On May 21, 1949, she was united in marriage to Orlando “Lefty” Trivieri, who... 2:15pm 04/18/18

Eleanor (Cimino) Mazzaferro

Eleanor Mazzaferro, 87, of Rome, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 15, 2018 at Bethany Gardens. She was born in Utica on January 18, 1931, the daughter of the late Joseph and Catherine Sacco Cimino. On November 23, 1950, she was united in marriage to Salvatore “Sonny” Mazzaferro and together they shared a blessed union of over 53 years. Sonny passed away on January 7,... 4:00pm 04/16/18

Janice E. (Snyder) McLellan

Janice E. (Snyder) McLellan, 77, passed peacefully at the Teresian House with her loving family on April 11, 2018. Janice was the loving wife and best friend of her husband, William (Bill) C. McLellan until his passing in 2010. Janice and Bill were united in marriage on July 30, 1966 in Whitesboro, NY. Janice and Bill lived and raised their family in Camden, NY and upon their... 4:00pm 04/14/18

Sherman T. Pike, Jr.

Sherman T. Pike, Jr., age 83, of the Town of Lee, passed away on April 12, 2018 at Rome Memorial Hospital after a short illness.  Sherman was born in Newburyport, MA on January 22, 1935 to Sherman Sr. and Elizabeth Taylor Pike. On September 13, 1958, he married his high school sweetheart, Anne Marie (Parks), in Shelburne Falls, MA. He graduated from the University of... 4:00pm 04/14/18

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