2023 Death Notices
Obituaries on this page are listed by issue date and are updated weekly.
February 1, 2023
Donald M. Brown, 81, of Brookfield, died at home Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023.
Eleanor Brennan Frost of Waterville died Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2023 at the age of 88 after a long struggle with a number of tough medical challenges.
Mary Ellen O’Neill Dougherty, 57, died Jan. 26, 2023.
Kenneth A. Knapp, 93, of Hamilton, formerly of Oriskany Falls, died Jan. 21, 2023.
Robert D. Peckham, 91, of Madison, died at the Abraham House Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023.
January 25, 2023
Frederick D. Eaton, husband of June Eaton, died Jan. 5, 2023 at St. Luke’s Hospital. As he wished there will be no calling hours.
January 18, 2023
William ‘Bill’ Victor Abounader died Jan. 9, 2023 in Utica at the age of 69, after a courageous battle with diabetes.
Charles R. (Chuck) Gay, 84, of German Flatts, Mohawk and a former Herkimer resident, died Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, at the home of his son, Steven.
Timothy W. Hodge Sr., 59, affectionately known by all as Hodgie, of Oriskany Falls, died at his home following his courageous battle against cancer early Saturday morning Jan. 7, 2023.
Peyton Marie Ponton, 2, of Oriskany Falls, died Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023.
Ernest E. Randall, 92, of Clinton, died at home Jan. 6, 2023.
James Younes, 87, a resident of Waterville Residential Care Center, formerly of Waterville, died Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023 at the nursing home.
January 11, 2023
Edward G. Hage, 90, beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, died Dec. 26, 2022, at Waterville Residential Care Center, where he and wife have resided since September 2021.
Donald F. ‘Red’ Howe, 89, of Hubbardsville, died at his home Dec. 30, 2022.
Joseph (Joe) A. LaPointe, 62, died after a short battle with cancer Dec. 24, 2022 at his home in Sauquoit, where he resided with longtime girlfriend Amy Mathers.
Lamya M. (Shaheen) Stowens died Friday, Dec. 30, 2022.
January 4, 2023
Karen Anne Ostinett, 67, of Clinton, died at home Dec. 27, 2022.
Ilene Langone of Waterville, born April 13, 1929 in Beverly, N.J., daughter of Michael and Marion Jannone, died Dec. 23, 2022 at the age of 93.
Marion E. Marris, 87, of Madison, died Monday, Dec. 19, 2022, following a lengthy illness at Upstate University Hospital.
Eileen L. Martin, 66, of Clinton, died peacefully with her husband by her side Dec. 20, 2022, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Russell T. Williams, 75, of New Hartford, died Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2022 at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare Center in New Hartford.