Michael “Bumpa” Jessmore, 68, formerly of Fulton, NY passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 10 at his St. Petersburg, FL., home with his family at his bedside after a long illness.
William Hamilton, Sr., 83, of Pennellville died Tuesday June 10 at home.
He was born in Syracuse, NY and was a lifetime resident of Volney until 2010 when he moved to Pennellville.
As a child he grew up on a farm and later in life he continued to work in farming, and silo construction. Mr. Hamilton was past employed as a truck driver and he retired from OCO, Fulton where he worked as a bus driver and aide for 25 years.
He was a past member of the Fulton Moose Lodge and he enjoyed bowling at the Fulton Recreation Club and Lakeview Lanes.
Mr. Hamilton was pre-deceased by his granddaughter Tabitha.
He is survived by his six children: Cheryl Hamilton of Pennellville, William Hamilton Jr., of Fulton, Michele Bradley of Fulton, Theresa Akarpinar of Granby, Eric Hamilton of Hannibal, Joanne Taylor of Granby; 17 grandchildren and several great grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Burial will be held privately. Calling hours were Tuesday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. Second St. S. Fulton.
Margaret Beckwith, 79, of Fulton will be buried at 9:15 a.m., Saturday, June 21, in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton with the Rev. Moritz Fuchs officiating.
Following the burial, a celebration of Mrs. Beckwith’s life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 21st at the Oasis at Thunder Island, Fulton.
The Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. Second St. S. Fulton, has care of the arrangements.
A Fulton teen died Tuesday June 17 in a car crash on state Route 3 in the town of Hannibal, state police said.
Troopers said Dylan R. Blair, 18, was driving a 1998 Saturn westbound on Route 3 at about 5 p.m. when he came upon a vehicle slowing down to assist a disabled vehicle who was off the roadway and parked along the shoulder.
Herbert “Butch” Kelly, Jr., 64, of Fulton, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 16 at Upstate University Hospital in Syracuse after a brief illness.
He was a graduate of G. Ray Bodley High School, class of 1969.
Butch recently retired from Interface Solutions in Fulton as a maintenance supervisor after 42 years. He served with the Army National Guard of New York from 1970 to 1976. Continue reading
Oswego County Sheriff’s Office
Abner Bradley, 51, of East Seventh Street, Oswego, charged with grand larceny third degree, welfare fraud third degree and two counts of offering a false instrument for filing, all felonies.
The cities of Fulton and Oswego are receiving state grants to rehabilitate and build low- and moderate-income housing.
The competitive awards are made to local municipalities and nonprofits to help revitalize community and drive local economic activity.