OSWEGO, NY – Anthony O. Iosue, 94, of Oswego, died Tuesday June 12, 2012, in Oswego Hospital after a short illness.
Mr. Iosue was born in Auburn and has been a resident of Oswego since 1940.
Mr. Iosue served in the United States Army during World War II from 1943 until 1945.
He was a former member of the Dante Alighieri Lodge # 436, Oswego.
He was a firefighter for the city of Oswego until his retirement in 1976.
Mr. Iosue was predeceased by his wife, Sara Iosue, in 2004.
He is survived by his second wife, Joyce Arnold; his sons, Anthony J. (Barbara) Iosue of Florida and David J. (Gail) Iosue of Oswego; brother, Sonny (Joanna) Iosue of Florida; sister, Loretta (Kenneth) Davis of Auburn; his grandchildren, Andrea, Allan, Callie and Eric; great-grandchildren, Addison, Isabella, Vaughn, Preston and Cayden.
Funeral services will be conducted 9 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Church where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated.
Burial will be in All Saints Mausoleum.
Calling hours will be Thursday 4 – 7 p.m. at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. Fourth St., Oswego.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Joseph Church, Oswego.