Ashley Lynn Wines of Mexico is supplying wine for the wine and cheese celebration for the first birthday of the Arts in the HeART Gallery in Fulton. Continue reading
The Curve of the Moon
By Jim Farfaglia
On nights like this,
when more than the sky is dark,
I love how you lean back
and offer me your lap.
There I sit, watching, as the stars
answer my uneasy questions;
watching, as one gracefully
falls from grace.
And in this waning moment,
I find your age-old wisdom
that comes and goes,
pausing long enough to say,
“Nothing stays forever full,
but, then again,
nobody ever completely
Ruth M. Webber, 87, of Fulton, died peacefully and gracefully in her sleep on Tuesday after recovering from hip surgery at St. Joseph’s Hospital.
Ruth was to love and be loved. Everyone who knew or had the opportunity to meet Ruth loved the sweet, kind person she was.
Ruth’s love for her family is all she lived for. She was the strongest person you would ever meet. Ruth survived the Great Depression and World War II, she never asked for much and gave all in return.
Ruth worked for 35 years at Sealright in Fulton. She enjoyed listening to music and loved to dance, but the most important part of her life was her children.
She is predeceased by her husband, Albert Webber, Sr. who died in 2006 and by several brothers and sisters.
Ruth is survived by her children, Susan Marie (John) DeMar of Las Cruces, N.M., David (Lee) Webber and Albert (Francine) Webber, Jr. both of Fulton; a sister, May Clark of Phoenix; seven grandchildren; six great grandchildren; one great, great granddaughter as well as several nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral services are 9:30 a.m. Saturday, June 28 (today) at All Saints Episcopal Church, 153 S. First St., Fulton. Burial will be in Chase Cemetery, Lysander.
Calling hours were 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay St., Fulton.
Contributions in memory of Mrs. Webber may be made to the American Red Cross, 344 W. Genesee St., Syracuse, NY 13202.
On Thursday evenings in July at the Oswego Farmers’ Market, stop in at Lakeside Artisans at 191 W. First St. to see a variety of creative art techniques demonstrated by the shop’s artists. Continue reading
Two Pulaski-based physicians, known for the compassionate quality care they provide their patients, were presented the Rural Practitioners of the Year award during a new provider welcome reception.
Dr. Jay Chapman, and his wife, Dr. Patricia (Pat) Ledden Chapman, provide care at Oswego County Health Services Inc., located on Delano Street in Pulaski.
The two physicians, who said they were highly honored to receive the award, will celebrate their 30th year with the health center in July.
At the reception, held to welcome new physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners, the Chapmans talked about how providing care has changed during the last three decades. Continue reading
Oswego Health is once again offering free healthy living workshops for community members who want to better manage their chronic conditions.
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES
Surrounded by a standing-room-only crowd of friends and family members, Oswego County BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) students were recognized for their commitment to their schoolwork and for their exemplary citizenship and service outside of the classroom. Continue reading
An employee of New York Sea Grant headquartered at SUNY Oswego has received an award for excellence.
Mary Penney, Sea Grant Coastal Community Development Specialist, received the 2014 Great Lakes Sea Grant Network Mid-Career Award. Continue reading