Sean Sobotka

Jul 7, 2024

Sean Sobotka, 31, of Brewerton, NY passed away after a tragic accident on July 7, 2024. He was born on December 29, 1992 in Syracuse, NY. Sean is survived by his father Stan; brother Stanley Jr.; sister Shannon; nephews Mariusz and Stockton, along with many other family and friends that will forever keep a piece of him in their hearts...

Carlyn Helmer

Jun 27, 2024

Carlyn “Cookie” Helmer passed away June 27, 2024, at The Nottingham, Syracuse, NY. She was born May 4, 1931 in Syracuse, NY, to Robert and Hester Eells, the middle child of three sisters. She met the love of her life, Jack Helmer, while they were students at Syracuse University. They were married in Syracuse, NY, on September 9, 1950 and...

Polly deLima Komar

Jun 2, 2024

Pauline "Polly" deLima Komar, presently of Fayetteville, New York, passed away Sunday, June 2 at the age of 98.  She was born in Syracuse to parents Ralph and Ellen Kresge.  She graduated from Nottingham High School and attended college at the University of Wisconsin and Syracuse University before marrying her high school sweetheart David deLima in 1946.  Polly and David...

D. Michael "Mick" Seemann

May 31, 2024

Dale Michael "Mick" Seemann passed away peacefully on May 31, 2024 surrounded by loving family.

Mick was born in Utica, NY to Edith and Elmer Seemann on September 1, 1940. He graduated from St. Francis de Sales High School in 1958.  He earned a Bachelors of Science Degree in Mathematics from the University of Toronto, a Masters Degree in Computer Science...

Peggy Halperin

May 29, 2024

Peggy Halperin, 83, of Syracuse, NY, died peacefully on May 29, 2024. She was born in Hudson Falls, NY on December 18, 1940. She is predeceased by her husband of 62 years, Silas Halperin.  She is survived by her children Denise Webb (Peter), Barry Halperin (Shawn), and Tana Pusey (Daniel). Peggy had 7 grandchildren and 3 great- grandchildren.

Peggy earned her Registered...

Phil Markert

May 29, 2024

Philip John Markert died unexpectedly at his home in Syracuse on Wednesday, May 29th at the age of 92. Born near Boston, Phil spent most of his life in the Syracuse area. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict. Upon completion of his military service, he attended Lemoyne College and received his Master’s in Radio and Television...

Kathryn Rabuzzi

May 20, 2024

Kathryn Allen Rabuzzi, 85, of DeWitt NY, passed away May 20th, 2024. Born June 3, 1938, in New York City, Kathy grew up in Vermont, New York and Florida. Kathy matriculated at Radcliffe College (class of 1960) but interrupted her studies to get married and start her family. Returning to school ten years later, she  earned her BA (1970) and...

Janet May Westers

May 14, 2024

Janet May Westers, 95, passed away on May 14, 2024 at The Nottingham Independent Living Community in Jamesville, New York. She was the beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother of her five children Philip, Rebekah, Alice, Stephen and John; her seven grandchildren Corrine, Justin, David, Benjamin, Lena, Michael and Joshua; and her six great grandchildren Finnley, Roane, Rhysand, Lailoken, Nico...

Sarah Evans

May 9, 2024

Sarah Glenn Evans, 69, of Syracuse, NY, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 9, 2024, at Francis House surrounded by family and friends after a courageous six-year battle with ovarian cancer.


Sarah was born in the Bronx, NY on April 1, 1955, to Jennie and Julius Glenn. Sarah loved her “April Fool’s” birthdate! The family moved to Queens, NY where Sarah...