David E. Blackwell of Skaneateles passed away peacefully at home with his family on October 13, 2018. He was born to the late Clarence M. Blackwell and Marie K. (Shackelford) Blackwell on August 26, 1938, the youngest of six children. He is lovingly remembered by his wife of 58 years, Patricia (Scheu) Blackwell, and three
On October 8, 2018 Stephen Vincent Ardia passed away after a courageous battle with cancer. He was surrounded by his wife and children.Steve was the son of Vincent and Anita Ardia of New Jersey. He was born on August 3, 1941 in Hackensack, NJ. An avid baseball fan, he was the catcher for his high
Tracy Jo Reagan,45, of Skaneateles Falls, passed away on October 3, 2018 with her loving and devoted husband by her side. Tracy fought a valiant fight against breast cancer. She went to Moravia Central Schools, and worked for both Moravia Schools and Jordan Elbridge Central Schools as a special needs bus driver. Tracy loved her
Marshall S. Skiff, of Skaneateles, was born October 25, 1924 in Syracuse, passed away at home September 28, 2018.He was co-owner of Beak & Skiff Apple Farms; original member of The Western New York Apple Growers Association; Board Member of Woodlawn Cemetery World War II veteran, serving in the South Pacific with The 38th Infantry
Katherine R. Truswell, 98, passed away peacefullly at Northwood’s Nursing Center in Moravia. She was from Skaneateles and formely from Ponce Intlet, FL. Katherine ran Truswell Marine with her husband, Roy. Her family was her biggest joy and she loved children and clowning.Katherine is predeceased by her husband, Roy D. and brother, James Rhodes. She
Kenneth C. Badman, 88, of New Hope, NY, passed away unexpectedly and peacefully into the arms of his Savior on Monday, September 10, 2018 at Auburn Community Hospital. He was born in the Town of Niles, NY on December 31, 1929, the only son of the late Leslie and Hazel Masden Badman. Kenneth was a life-long
Fred Dobrosky of East Lake Road, Skaneateles, died peacefully at home on Sunday, September 9th. He was 98 years old. Originally from Nutley, NJ, Fred’s family came to Skaneateles when he was 9 years old. Farming became his life. As a young man he worked for Camillus Cutlery. He married Madelyn Kenny on April 23,
Thomas James Fraher born December 15, 1922 died on September 9, 2018 at 95 years of age. Tom was a lifetime resident of Montezuma, New York. A graduate of Port Byron Central School, he went on to serve in the Pacific as a Staff Sergeant in the Army Air Signal Corps, during World War II.
Mary A. Overbeck, 56, of Spafford, died on Saturday, August 25 at University Hospital. She was a member of the Borodino Methodist Church, the Borodino and Spafford Ladies Auxiliary, and was an artist who enjoyed drawing. She was pre-deceased by her father Leonard Burns Jr.She is survived by her husband Randy; mother Patricia Burns; brothers
Michael R. Kelly, age 68, died unexpectedly Thursday, August 23, 2018, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse, NY. He was born April 27, 1950 in Scranton, PA to Dr. Charles M. and Gertrude Kelly. He graduated from St. Paul’s High School in 1968 and earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Scranton in 1972.