Diana Mae Moshier

Diana Moshier obit

April 13, 1938 to December 6, 2013

LOWVILLE- Diana Mae Moshier, 75, formerly of Lowville, died Friday morning, December 6, 2013 at Sunset Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Boonville.

A graveside service will be held in the spring at Croghan Mennonite Cemetery. There will be no calling hours or funeral service.   In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Lewis County Office for the Aging, Attn: Nutrition Program, 7660 State Street, Lowville, NY 13367 or Friends of Lewis County Hospice, P.O. Box 266, Lowville, NY 13367. Arrangements are with Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., Lowville.
She is survived by two children, Terry J. and Christal Moshier of Lily, Kentucky, Dawn and John Winiarski of Maricopa, AZ; A daughter of the heart: Donna Tuttle: a granddaughter, Skye Moshier; two brothers, Peter Flint of Lowville, Herman Flint of Lowville, and a sister, Janet Moody of Carthage, a sister-in-law, Kathleen Flint of Glenfield; several nieces, nephews and cousins. She is predeceased by her husband, Richard J. Moshier, two brothers, Lewis and Paul F. Flint, and a sister, Ann Pete.

Diana was born on April 13, 1938 in Lowville, NY, a daughter of the late Freeman and Julia “Janet” Green Flint. She attended General Martin High School and Lowville Academy. She worked for Greystone Manor Nursing Home before her marriage. On March 14, 1958 she married Richard J. Moshier at the Lowville United Methodist Church. She raised her family, and later drove bus for Beaver River Head Start and for Oneida County. Mr. Moshier died on October 3, 1993.
She was a member of Bethel Church of the Nazarene, Lowville and enjoyed reading.

Condolences may be made online at www.isenekerfuneralhome.com

Robert B. Moon

moon obit

June 20, 1927 to November 6, 2013

Boonville - Robert Browning Moon, 86, of Boonville, passed away on Wednesday, November 6, 2013.

He grew up in Cazenovia, New York, and was the only child of educator Walter Edmund and Poet Lou Moon. After serving in the Navy in World War II, Bob went to Harvard University and pursued a career in advertising and product labeling. He was a devoted tennis fan and player, and an overall sports enthusiast, running his first marathon at age 70. Bob successfully lobbied against the Hawkinsville Dam project and served as the Planning Board Commissioner in Boonville, NY where he made his home.

He is survived by his companion Fran Bradley, children, Bob Moon of Brooklyn, NY, Linda LaRock, of Penn Yann, NY, Sarah Pickell of Washington D.C., and Stewart Moon of Bloomington, IN, as well as his four grandchildren, Zachary, Lois, Emily and Patricia Moon.

His friends and family will remember him for his sense of humor, appreciation of music, keen intelligence, love of nature, and zest for life.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service on Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 1:00 pm at the First Presbyterian Church of Boonville. His arrangements have been entrusted to the Trainor Funeral Home, Inc. 143 Schuyler St. Boonville. Memorial donations may be made to American Rivers.

To leave an on-line message of sympathy, please visit www.trainorfuneralhome.com

Christina M. Boliver

Christina Boliver obit

November 27, 1981 to December 7, 2013

CROGHAN- Christina M Boliver, 32, Sodus, formally of Croghan, died unexpectedly Saturday at her home.

She was born in Carthage November 27, 1981 to Kenneth and Cheryl Manzer Boliver. She graduated from Beaver River Central School in 1999. She was formerly the co-owner of Crown Cleaning Services in Watertown.

She enjoyed playing tennis, and played several musical instruments.

She is survived by her father, Kenneth, Croghan , her mother and step father Cheryl and Joel Schuyler, Star Lake, three siblings, Jason, Bath NY, Marcie Walrath, New Bremen and Bradley Schuyler, Potsdam.She also has a nephew, Ronald Walrath and a niece Mercedes Walrath.

She is also survived by her grandmother, Kay Manzer, Beaver Falls, and her great grandmother Irene Manzer, Lowville.

She is predeceased by her grandparents Bernard and Bernadette Boliver and James Manzer.
A memorial service will be held 1PM Friday December 13th at the Adirondack Funeral Home, Croghan with the Rev. Bruce Chapman officiating. Calling hours will be held from 11- 1 prior to the funeral. Burial will follow in the Beaver Falls Cemetery Annex. Online condolences may be made at www.adirondackfh.com.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to CREDO 595 W. Main ST Watertown, NY 13601.

To leave an on-line message of sympathy, please visit www.adirondackfh.com

Charles Gallo

December 21, 1922 to November 30, 2013

Camden- Charles Gallo, 90, Preston Hill Road husband of Lila, and a former resident of Gallo Road, West Leyden, passed away on Saturday, November 30, 2013, at Sunset Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Boonville, where he had resided since September, 2013.

Affectionately known as Charlie, he was born in the Town of Lewis, on the Gallo Homestead Farm on the West Leyden-Osceola Road at Swancott Mills, on December 21, 1922, a son of Bruno and Michalina Miniat Gallo. Charles grew up at Swancott Mills, where he received his education in a one room school, before completing his schooling at West Leyden Central School. After that he joined his family in the operation of the Gallo family farm.

On December 1, 1949, Charles was united in marriage with Lila Boardman at St. Mary's Church, West Leyden. After that the couple purchased a home on Freeman Road, (later named the Gallo Road) at Swancott Mills, where they lived until moving to their current residence in 1998.

In 1950, at Swancott Mills, Charlie and his brother, Art, founded what became the well known Gallo Bros. Construction and Logging Company. During the earlier years, Gallo Bros. was focused on logging operations. In the early 1960's the company was expanded to include the construction of golf courses, and major state and county highways, as well as extensive site work connected with construction of shopping malls. In the 1980's the company completed major rock removal and site work for the Glen Park Hydro Power Facility, located on Black River, near Watertown, NY. Eventually the company headquarters were relocated to Boonville, and Mr. Gallo retired in 1987.

On May 25, 2006, in recognition for contributing significantly to the quality of life on Tug Hill, Charlie was bestowed with the title of "TUG HILL SAGE" a prestigious award given by the Tug Hill Commission.

Charlie greatly enjoyed his family, visiting with people everywhere and attending the New York State Woodsmen's Field Days.

In addition to his wife, Lila, Charlie is survived by one daughter, Kathleen M. Gallo, one son, Brian Gallo, both of Camden. He was predeceased by a son Raymond, on January 13, 1989. Also surviving are four grandchildren, Richard (Jennifer) Gallo, Nicholas (Patricia) Gallo, all of Boonville, Joanna (Dru) Keck, West Leyden and Angela (Joseph) Zacherl, PA, six great grandchildren; two sisters, Eileen Scott, NC, Arlene Stockhauser, Rome; two brothers, Art (Connie) Gallo, Boonville and Romaine (Elaine) Gallo, NC, and a daughter in law, Linda Gallo, West Leyden and nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two sisters, Susan Riegler, Lucille Eimann, and by a brother, Fred, by a half sister, Edith Hoynacki and a half brother, John Donowic.

A visitation will be Wednesday from 1-4 p.m. at Trainor Funeral Home, Inc. 143 Schuyler St. Boonville. Other services and interment in Boonville Cemetery will be private at the convenience of the family.

Charlie's family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Sunset Nursing Home in appreciation for their kindness and compassionate care. Memorial contributions may be made to Sunset Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 232 Academy Street, Boonville, NY 13309.

To leave an on-line message of sympathy, please visit www.trainorfuneralhome.com

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