2021 Death Notices
Obituaries on this page are listed by issue date and are updated weekly.

July 28, 2021

Kenneth F. Buehler, Sr., 66, of Rome, died Monday, July 19, 2021 at his home.

Janet Charboneau Fuess died July 13, 2021 at the Abraham House in Rome. 

Edith M. ‘Edie’ (Pfohl) Wrobel, 84, of Deansboro, died while in the care of the Sitrin Home in New Hartford on the morning of Saturday, July 17, 2021.

July 21, 2021

James Allen Hale of Little York and formerly of Sauquoit, died June 29, 2021 while vacationing with his wife, Jaye, in Mexico.

Phyllis M. Payne of Waterville died July 8, 2021 at Faxton-St. Luke’s Hospital.

July 14, 2021

Joanne S. Blake, 85, a resident of Katherine Luther Home in Clinton, formerly of Syracuse, wife of Robert H. Blake, died Monday, July 5, 2021 at the nursing home.

David S. Miller, 73, of Hubbardsville, died Monday, July 5, 2021 at the Norwich Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. 

July 7, 2021

Tom Bell, 68, of Gridley Deansboro, died at home June 26, 2021.

Mark J. Dailey, 63, of Bouckville, died at his home Monday, June 28, 2021.

Dorothy H. ‘Dottie’ Pesto, 94, lifelong resident of Waterville, died Dec. 14, 2020 at Waterville Residential Care Center.

John J. ‘Jack’ Reed, 91, of Bouckville, died Tuesday, June 29, 2021 at his home.

Edward F. Rugar, 56, of Charlotte, NC and a former Hamilton resident, died Saturday, June 26, 2021. 

Phyllis J. Trost, 81, of Clinton, died June 25, 2021. 

June 30, 2021

Richard Bruce Engle, 78, of West Edmeston, died at home June 21, 2021.

Hezekiah Donald ‘Don’ Philhower III, 30, of Hubbardsville, died Thursday, June 17, 2021.

Anne Joyce Hall Marcellus, 87, of Earlville, died Monday, June 21, 2021 at the home of her daughter and son-in-law.

June 23, 2021

Robert A. “Bob” Gillette, 71, of Oriskany Falls, died Saturday, June 12, 2021. 

June 16, 2021

George R. Cavallo, 72, died June 3, 2021. 

Mark Allen Clark, 66, husband of Geraldine Clark, and a resident of Columbia, died Tuesday, June 1, 2021, at his residence.

Mark D. Karram, 55, of Utica, died at his home Saturday, June 5, 2021.

Brian P. McLaughlin died June 6, 2021. He was born July 14, 1958 in Waterville.

June 9, 2021

Gary Alan Carron, 65, of Waterville, died Tuesday, May 25, 2021.

Harry ‘Bill’ William Goodson Jr., 70, of Deansboro died Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at Bassett Hospital in Cooperstown.

June 2, 2021

Douglas W. Cadwell, 78, of Westmoreland, died Thursday at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare.

Robert E. Supinski, 72, of Waterville, died May 25, 2021 at Crouse Hospital in Syracuse.

Stillman H. ‘Pook’ Wright, 88, of Waterville, died Friday, May 21, 2021 at his home. 

May 26, 2021

Frances Louise Cowles, 89, of Oriskany Falls, died Sunday, May 16, 2021 at the Waterville Residential Center. 

Francis (Frank) Joseph D’Imperio, 67, of Madison, died in his home May 17, 2021.

Cynthia J. Pendorf, 69, of Waterville, died at home May 18, 2021. 

Brian Neal Tehan, 63, of Waterville, died May 3, 2021  at Winter Haven Hospital in Florida where he spent his winter.

Sharon G. Von Matt, 61, of North Rose, and formerly of Waterville, died Sunday, May 16, 2021 at Rochester General Hospital. 

May 19, 2021

Darby G. Simmons, 74, of Gorham, Maine and Clinton, died May 4, 2021. 

John G. Suskiewich, 93, of Clark Mills, formerly of New Haven, CT, died at his home May 11, 2021.

Don Arol Teuscher, Sr., 87, of Lake Placid, Fla., formerly of Oriskany Falls, died Sunday, May 9, 2021 at Crouse Hospital in Syracuse.

May 12, 2021

Ronald E. McConnell, 77, of Ocala, FL and formerly of Waterville, died Saturday, Jan. 30, 2021, at his home in Ocala, Florida.

Shirley H. Swing, 94, of Clark Mills, died Sunday, May 2, 2021 at her home.

May 5, 2021

Murray C. Chesebro of  Cape Fair, MO., born in Sangerfield,  son of Lysle and Mary (Grace) Chesebro, died in his home.

Rev. Vincent J. Kelly, 90, of Oriskany Falls, former pastor of St. Joseph’s Church, Oriskany Falls, died Monday, April 26, 2021 at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare Center in New Hartford.

Teresa A. Lemery (Reilly), our beloved mother, died at her home on the evening of April 21, 2021 at the age of 89.

Brendan Patrick Dominick O’Sullivan, 89, of Waterville, died Thursday morning April 23, 2021. 

James 'Jim' K. Wolak, 52, of Utica, formerly of Clark Mills, died Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at his home. 

April 28, 2021

Gertrude ‘Gert’ Hart, beloved wife of James ‘Jim’ Hart, died at the home of her daughter Lena Fitzpatrick, where she had been residing for the past nine months.

Robert L. Mickel, 92, of Clinton, died April 21, 2021 at the Katherine Luther Home in Clinton.  

Anne Marie Jasinski, 82, of Utica, died Easter Sunday, April 4. 

April 21, 2021

Roger B. Bonsel, 77, of Clinton, died Thursday morning, April 15, 2021.

Barbara A. Carey, 75,  of Brookfield, died Wednesday, April 14, 2021 shortly following admission to Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester.

Raymond E. Maine, 50, of West Edmeston, died at his home April 9, 2021.

April 14, 2021

Marlene I. Howe, 82, of Hubbardsville, died April 6, 2021 at St. Joseph Hospital in Syracuse.

April 7, 2021

Ralph G. Buchanan, 88, of Oriskany Falls, died Thursday, March 25, 2021 at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center.

Paul Ashton Dunn died March 31, 2021. 

H. Russell Eastman, 90, of Durhamville, died Tuesday morning, March 16, 2021, at Oneida Health ECF.

Bert L. Snyder, 92, of Madison, died on the evening of March 31, in the comfort of the home he constructed.

Jeremiah J. Johnson, 40, of Glenfield, died Thursday, March 25, 2021 at Lewis County General Hospital in Lowville.

March 31, 2021

James K. Dockray, 91, of Eaton, died at home Tuesday, March 16, 2021. 

John Gazzal, 73, died Saturday, March 6, 2021. 

Alan J. Humphrey, 52, of Clinton, died Sunday, March 21, 2021 at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare Center, New Hartford.

Helen Ann Hayduke Pasiak died Feb. 8, 2021 in Frederick, Maryland.

Victor Edward Mikalunas Jr., 74, of Morrisville, died in his home March 18, 2021.

Carol Jane (Burns) Zasa, 84, of Utica, formerly of Clinton, died Sunday, March 21, 2021. 

March 24, 2021

Constance Marie Clemente Panzarella, 74, loving mother, grandmother and sister, died March 8, 2021 at Mission Hospital in Asheville, NC.

Hobart L. ‘Hobie’ Morris Jr., 82, “a well-known personality” of the Brookfield Community, died Saturday, March 13, 2021 at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center. 

Roy Robert Roher died March 16, 2021. He was 93 years old. 

March 17, 2021

Stewart Edward Carter, 86, of Jackson, Georgia, died Feb. 7, 2021 at Spalding Regional Hospital in Grim, Georgia.

Jon B. Raker, born Feb. 2 1943 to parents Miles and Sara Raker at Soldier’s and Sailor’s Memorial Hospital in Wellsboro, PA., died Feb. 28, 2021.

March 10, 2021

Richard R. Day, 85, of New Prague, Minn. and formerly of Oriskany Falls, died Feb. 1, 2021 at Mala Strana Care and Rehabilitation Center, New Prague, Minn.

Craig Patrick Hinman of Vernon died Feb. 25, 2021 at the age of 60.  

Stephen A. Jackson Jr., 47, of Oriskany Falls, died Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021 at his home.

Ronald A. Maine, 89, a life resident of Madison, died Monday, March 1, 2021, at the Lutheran Care Center, Clinton,  where he had been a resident for the last four years.

Joseph E. Reddy, 76, of Oriskany Falls, died March 4, 2021, at Waterville Residential Care Center.

March 3, 2021

Paul A. Bridge, Jr., 60, of Bridgewater, died Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare, New Hartford.

Rose Estella Calidonna, 92 and a half, of Clinton, died at home, in the same room she came into the world, Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021.

Muriel B. Hanes, 96, of New Hartford, died Monday, Feb. 22, 2021 at her home.

Frances R. Scerbo, 88, of Whitesboro, formerly of Waterville, died Feb. 23, 2021 at the Siegenthaler Center, Hospice & Palliative Care, New Hartford. 

February 24, 2021

Pauline F. Dutcher, 71, of Utica, died Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021, at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare Center.

Roger D. Hauck, 76, of Morrisville, died Friday, Feb. 12, 2021, at his home.

Kathleen N. ‘Kay’ Hayes, 96, a resident of the Katherine Luther Home in Clinton and formerly of Clinton, died Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021 at the home.

Frederick George Larkin died Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021 at Faxton-St. Luke’s Medical Center at the age of 72.

Bruce C. Maciag, 80, of Waterville, died Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021.

Gary C. Parrish, 83, of Clinton, died Feb. 16, 2021.  

Edwin L. Platz of Clinton died Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021 at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Utica.  

Edward C. Sitts, 84, of Hamilton, died Feb. 14, 2021, at Sitrin Health Care Center in New Hartford.  

Ardine Fish Southwick, 94, formerly of Ilion, died Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021, at the Waterville Residential Care Center.

February 17, 2021

James E. Broedel, known to many as Poppy, 82, of Hamilton, died Monday, Feb. 8, 2021 at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare in New Hartford.

Gary E. DeSimone, 64, of Chattanooga, Tenn. died Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021 at his daughter’s home.

Otto P. Grinnell, 84, of Madison, died Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021 at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare in New Hartford.

Donald L. Larkin of West Brookfield died Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021. 

Helen Eleanor Townsend, 92, of New Hartford, formerly of Clinton, died Monday, Feb. 1, 2021 at the Katherine Luther Rehabilitation Center, Clinton.

Richard L. Wiley, 87, a life resident of Madison, and more recently of the Waterville Residential Care Center, died at the Center Saturday, Jan. 30, 2021. 

February 10, 2021

Dennis L. Camp of Cayuga died at his home Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021.

On Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021, at the Waterville Residential Care Center, Patrick Albert Mangan, 70, died, rejoining his parents and two older brothers.

Helen Eleanor Townsend, 92, of New Hartford, formerly of Clinton, died Monday, Feb. 1, 2021 at the Katherine Luther Rehabilitation Center, Clinton.

Cheerie Vincent, 68, died Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021 at  Waterville Residential Care Center. 

February 3, 2021

Charles Edward (Charlie) Daley of Waterville died Jan. 27, 2021. 

Stephen J Jasinski, 86, of Utica, died Jan. 19, 2021. 

Alan R. Reynolds, 77, died Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021.

Beverley Stapleton Sullivan died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021 at the Masonic Care Facility in Utica at the age of 99. 

January 27, 2021

Thomas P. Barnes, 66, of Stockwell, died Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021 at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare in New Hartford.

Martin Howard Callahan II, 75, of Clinton, died Jan. 19, 2021, at St. Elizabeth Medical Center.

Paul Fleischmann, 83, died at Francis House in Syracuse Jan. 18, 2021.

Carol A. Haylette, 88, a resident of the Presbyterian Home for CNY, New Hartford, formerly of Clinton and of North Haven, CT, died Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021 at the nursing home.

Dorothy A. Jones, 96, of Unadilla Forks, died Jan. 15, 2021 at home. She was a patient of Hospice and Palliative Care.
Marilyn (Skip) Corbin Manion Mundy died at the age of 89 after a long and happy life.  

Edward Ivan Reuter died recently.

James H. Robinson, 92, of Utica, a former Hubbardsville resident, died Jan. 13, 2021, at The Grand of Utica.

January 20, 2021

Barbara L. Genske, 87, of Waterville, a resident for the past five years at the Waterville Residential Care Center, died Jan. 6, 2021 at the center.

Donald F. Havens, 88, of Hamilton, died Jan. 2, 2021 at Lutheran Care.

Diane Jeffrey, 60, of Norwich, died Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021, at Crouse Hospital in Syracuse.

James J. Robertson, 82, of Clinton, died at the Martin Lutheran Home Jan. 3, 2021.

January 13, 2021

LaVonne E. Butler, 54, of Munnsville, died Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020 at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center.

William (Bill/Billy) C. Callahan of Clinton, died  Jan. 3, 2021, at the age of 73. 

Casilda Elaine Fargo, 78, of Oriskany Falls, who everyone affectionally called “Tuanie,” a life village resident, died at St. Luke’s Home Thursday, Dec. 24, 2020.

Harry R. ‘Red’ Hibbard, 98, of Clinton, died Monday, Jan. 4, 2021 at the Syracuse VA Medical Center.

Diane M. Jipson, 68, of Bouckville, died Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, 2020 at her home.

Carlton D. Maine, 68, of Hamilton, died at his home.

Jean Hopsicker Reile, 78, of Sauquoit, died Dec. 29, 2020 at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare.

Jean Ann Schenk, 86, of Solsville, died at the Waterville Residential Care Center Dec. 26, 2020, where she had been a resident for the last three years.

Cary P. “Bear” Shauger, 52, of Madison, died Sunday. Dec. 20, 2020 at his home. 

Larry Stanimer, 70, of Clayville, died Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020. 

Patricia D. Youngs, 85, lifelong resident of Waterville, died in Ft. Walton Beach, FL  Thursday, Dec. 24, 2020.

January 6, 2021

Zoey Marie Antanavige, infant child born Dec. 6, 2020, the daughter of Stephen and Ashley (Hammond) Antanavige, of Boston, MA. and formerly of Clinton, was called to heaven Dec. 8, 2020. 

Beverly H. Bartlett, 87, of Munnsville, died Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020 at the Crouse Community Center in Morrisville. 

Eugene C. Day, Sr. (Clayton), 89, a 12-year resident of Crouse Community Center, Morrisville, died Monday, Dec. 14, 2020.

Helen Virginia Shefcuzk Emerson, 33, of Earlville, died at her home Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020.

Debra Georgiann Fontaine, 63, of Brookfield, died at St. Luke’s Home Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020.

Dr. R. James Mahoney, born March 23, 1930 in Utica, died at home Dec. 24, 2020 in Sarasota, Fla.

Sharon L. Perez, 58, of Ithaca and formerly of Oriskany Falls, died Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020 at Cayuga Medical Center.

John E. ‘Wacker’ Stevens, Jr., 62, of Brookfield, died Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020 at his home.

Lloyd A. Sutton, 64, died Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020 at Rome Memorial Hospital.