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GLENFIELD- Floyd J. Disotell, Sr., 69, lost his battle with colon cancer at his home early Thursday morning, April 18, 2019, under the care of his family and Lewis County Hospice.
Born on June 29, 1949 in Hermon, the son of the late Abraham J. and Louise M. Barrett Disotell. Floyd attended school at Morrisville Eaton High School. He managed a veal farm for Louis Davis. Floyd married Mary Williams on August 17, 1969, and their marriage ended in divorce.
Floyd loved fishing especially bullhead, going hunting, spending time with his family and grandchildren. He enjoyed visiting with people.
He is survived by his significant other of 42 years, Mary Ellen Rogers, his children, Nova Disotell, Melinda Disotell, Troy (Heather) Disotell, and Floyd Disotell; his grandchildren, Michael Disotell, Keign and Kdedra Grabowski, Rian Rogers, Jordan Santamour, Jack Fitzgerald, Josh Mandarino, Blake, Devyn, Alayna, Rylee Disotell; two great grandchildren, Raelynn and Jullianna Rogers; his three sisters, Johanne Mothersell, Dorothy Fox, Mary Louise White, three brothers, Carl, Thomas, Edward Disotell; several nieces and nephews.
He is predeceased by his daughter, Tina Marie Disotell, four brothers, Leonard, Sylvester, Robert and Roger Disotell, a sister, Dawn Marie Westover.
Calling hours for family and friends will be on Monday, April 22, 2019 from 5 – 7:00 P.M. at the Sundquist Funeral Home. A funeral service will be on Tuesday morning April 23rd, at 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Old Glendale Cemetery.
Memorials in Floyd’s name be made to: Friends of Lewis County Hospice, P.O. Box 266, Lowville NY 13367 or Lewis County Search and Rescue, P.O. Box 247, Lowville, NY 13367
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LOWVILLE - David C. “Dee” Dunn, 66, of the town of Watson died Saturday evening, April 13, 2019 at Lewis County General Hospital with his family at his side.


David, the son of the late Victor C. "Red" and Beatrice A. (LaQuay) Dunn, was born on April 21, 1952 in Lowville. He graduated from South Lewis High School in 1971. He married Marianne Hitchcock on December 27, 1986 at St. Peter's Catholic Church with Rev. Bernard H. Christman officiating.


Dee worked in the kitchen of The Arc, Oneida-Lewis Chapter in Turin. He retired from Lowville Farmers Co-op where he worked as a sales associate, delivery driver, and yardman for the building supplies department.


He is survived by his loving wife, Marianne and their daughter Heather; several nieces and nephews including Gavin Cherry; his five sisters: Charlotte (Warren) Levensailor Jr., Ella (Mark) Hawk, Cynthia Spann, Darlene Drake and Rose Devoe; and the Hitchcock clan including Amy (Sam) See, David (Catherine) Hitchcock, Cathy McNamara, Mark (Leah) Hitchcock, and LucyJo Tuttle.


David is predeceased by his two sisters, Jean M. Dunn, who died in infancy, and Aimee Salmon.


Dee was an avid bowler, competing at Lewis Lanes in many leagues. He enjoyed collecting knives. He was taught how to cook chicken from his father. He loved baking and sharing his cookies with everyone. His biggest joy was spending time with his daughter and being the best uncle to his nieces and nephews.


Calling hours for family and friends will be held on Tuesday, April 16 from 4:00 to 7:00 P.M. at Sundquist Funeral Home. A funeral will be held on Wednesday, April 17 at 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home with Rev. Ed Murphy, Rector officiating. Burial will be in Beaches Bridge Cemetery following the funeral.

Boonville- Bruce A. Rieben, 71, of Main St. husband of Helen, passed away suddenly, on Sunday, March 31, 2019.


Bruce was born in Rome, on February 21, 1948, a son of Fredrick C. and Lorena Wright Rieben. He grew up in Camden, where he graduated from Camden High School, with the Class of 1967, before furthering his education attending SUNY Morrisville. After that for 32 years Mr. Rieben was employed as a developmental aide, first at Rome Developmental Center, and later for many years at the Post St. CNY DSO Facility, Boonville. After his retirement he was employed as a greeter at the Rome Walmart, before returning to employment at CNY DSO, on a per diem basis for several years. He was married to Donna Mae Davis; that marriage ended in divorce.


On April 12, 1996, Bruce was united in marriage with Helen R. Smith, at the Boonville United Methodist Church.


He was a member of the Ava Hilltop United Methodist Church and greatly enjoyed fishing in the Mad River, near Camden, wood working and furniture refinishing and traveling on bus trips throughout the United States.


In addition to his wife, Helen, Bruce is survived by two daughters, Tammy (Matt)

Morgan and Rebecca Rieben, all of Rome; two grandchildren, Cassidy and Emily Morgan; a great grandson, Carter King and two sisters, Donna (Jim) Tanner, Florida, and JoAnne (Harold) Boyce, SC. He was predeceased by a brother, Fred Rieben.


His Funeral will be Saturday, April 6, 2019, at 2:00 P.M. at Trainor Funeral Home, Inc. 143 Schuyler St. Boonville, where Pastor Daniel Richter of the Ava Hilltop United Methodist Church will officiate. Interment will be later this spring in Boonville Cemetery. Calling hours are Friday 4-7 P.M. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Boonville Fire Department Ambulance Fund P.O. Box 164, Boonville, NY 13309, or to a humane society of your choice.

Boonville- Jeanne M. Mooney, 83, of Kerwin Road, wife of Charles, passed away at her residence on Saturday, April 13, 2019, while surrounded by the loving care of her family and hospice.
          Jeanne was born on November 17, 1935, on the East Road, Town of Leyden, a daughter of Leon A. and Julia DeVoe Brooks.  She attended the East Road Country School, later graduating from Boonville Central School, with the Class of 1954.  For fifteen years Jeanne was employed in the sanding and staining department of Ethan Allen Furniture Co., Boonville.  Beginning in 1973, Jeanne was employed as a paper tester, first at Georgia Pacific Paper Co., Lyons Falls, retiring from Lyons Falls Pulp and Paper, in 1998. 
          She was married to David Jones, who passed away on June 28, 1966.  In 1967, she moved to her present home on Kerwin Road.
          On January 14, 1978, Jeanne was united in marriage with Charles D. Mooney, Jr. at St. Martin’s Church, Port Leyden. 
          Mrs. Mooney was of the Catholic Faith; she and Charles attended St. Mary’s Church, Constableville, St. Mary’s Nativity Church, West Leyden and St. Martin’s Church, Port Leyden. 
          Jeanne and Charles greatly enjoyed hunting, both in the northern and southern hunting zones.  She was a member of Lewis County Sportsmen’s Club, Moose River Fish and Game Club, Lyons Falls and a member of Tannery Track Hunting Club.  She also enjoyed woodworking, crafts and baking.  In later years she found  great interest and enjoyment from tracing her family genealogy.  
                   In addition to her husband, Charles, Jeanne is survived by two daughters, Tammy (Nelson) Jones, Cold Brook and Julie Paquin, Poland, NY; two grandchildren, Kodie Paquin and Nathan Jones; four sisters, Joanne Levensailor, Boonville, Linda (Cleon) Peebles, Anaheim, CA, Noreen (Richard) Stacy, Blossvale and Erma (Robert) Matuszczak, Port Leyden and by a sister in law, Thelma Trombley, Lyons Falls. Jeanne was predeceased by a sister and brother in law, Marilyn and Russell Urtz and by a brother and sister in law, Leon and Margaret Brooks; brother in law, Ed Trombley, brothers in law and sisters in law, Bernard and Irma Post, and Gordon and Lois Post.  
Jeanne possessed a very tender spot in her heart for all kinds of animals, especially her many feline and canine friends who were a part of her family.  
          Her Funeral will be Wednesday, at 9:30 A.M. at the Trainor Funeral Home, Inc. 143 Schuyler St. Boonville, and at 10:30 A.M. at St. Martin’s Church, Port Leyden, where Rev. Lawrence Marullo, Pastor will celebrate a Mass of Christian Burial.  Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery, Port Leyden.  Calling hours are Tuesday 2-4 & 6-8 P.M. at the funeral home.   Memorial contributions may be made to Friends of Lewis County Hospice PO Box 266, Lowville, NY 13367, or to Lewis County Humane Society, P.O. Box 682, Lowville, NY 13367. 

LYONS FALLS- Phillip J. Baxter, 60, of Seymour Ave. passed away at his home on Saturday morning, March 30, 2019 under the loving care of his family and Lewis County Hospice.

There will be no calling hours or funeral service. Burial will be held privately by the family in Penny Settlement Cemetery, Lyonsdale. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Friends of Lewis County Hospice, PO Box 266, Lowville, NY 13367; or to Lyons Falls Ambulance, PO Box 520, Lyons Falls, NY 13368. Arrangements are with Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., Lowville.

Phillip is survived by his mother, Laurine Baxter of Lyons Falls; four siblings, Patricia Cole of North Clarendon, VT, Henry Baxter Jr. (Laurie) of Lyons Falls, Elizabeth (Kenneth) Mooney of Port Leyden, Paul (Melissa) Baxter of Port Leyden; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and several cousins. He is predeceased by his father, Henry H. Baxter; and a brother Steven Baxter.

Phillip was born on September 6, 1958 in Munich, Germany, a son of the late Henry H. Baxter and Laurine Clair Baxter and graduated from South Lewis Central School in 1976. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1976-1980 in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and New London, CT. After his service, he worked for various construction companies over the years. Most recently, he worked for Lunco of Carthage and North South Connection of Boonville. He enjoyed crossword puzzles books, and collecting small pencil sharpeners. Most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his family.

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