Ralph J. Plata, 89, of Fulton, died Friday June 27 at Michaud Residential Health Services, Fulton.
Mr. Plata was born in Oswego, NY to the late Joseph and Mary (Kruppa) Plata.
He retired from Sealright Co., Fulton after several years working as a machine operator.
He was a past communicant of Holy Family Church, Fulton. Mr. Plata was a past member of the Fulton Polish Home.
He was pre-deceased by his wife Charlotte Plata in 2009.
Mr. Plata is survived by his children, Thomas Plata of NC, Tamara (Tony) Santiago of CA; brother, Frank Plata of Oswego, and sister Azelyn Alfiere of Syracuse; NY and two grandchildren, Nicole Plata and Christian Plata, both of WI; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held noon Thursday July 3 at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., with the Rev. Robert Stephenson officiating.
Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton.
Calling hours will be conducted 11 am. to noon Thursday July 3 at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc. 224 W. Second St. S., Fulton.
The Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce announces that board president, Jamie Persse, has assumed the responsibility of managing the daily operations of the organization effective June 27.Continue reading →
CNY Arts Center is planning a Recording Artist Showcase at Bullhead Point on Lake Neatahwanta in Fulton at 5 p.m. July 5.
The music event is part of the Arts Center commitment to spotlight local artists from all media — painters to authors, young performers and now those recording artists who live and work in the area.Continue reading →
Summer concerts by the Fulton Community Band return to the Bullhead Point pavilion, Route 3, at 7 p.m. Thursday June 26.
In addition, beginning 6:30 p.m., Friday, June 27, a variety of performers will be playing at the South First Street gazebo.
Performance dates for the Fulton Community Band, under the direction of Carol Fox, are: June 26, July 10, 24, 31, Aug. 14 and 21. All concerts start at 7 p.m.
Performances for the downtown gazebo are: June 27, Sounds of Brass; July 11, DayJavoo; July 18, Drew Frech; July 25, Canvas Moon; Aug. 1, Swing Set with Alan Howe; Aug. 15, Community Dixieland Band; and Aug. 27, Cortini Brothers. All performances start at 6:30 p.m.
For further information, call Carol Fox at 591-3392 or Steve Chirello, Fulton Music Association president, at 592-9778.