OSWEGO, NY – August Morgia, 83, of Oswego died Friday May 23, 2014, in St. Joseph Hospital, Syracuse.
Mr. Morgia was born in Oswego, the son of the late Antonio and Florence (Polega) Morgia.
Mr. Morgia was a United States Army veteran serving from 1948 until 1952.
He retired from Northern Steel, as a steelworker.
Mr. Morgia was a member of the American Legion Post 286.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Beverly Morgia of Oswego; their children, Gina (Scott) Sheridan of Oswego and Carla (Craig) Lahr of Florida; and grandson, Craig Lahr.
Graveside services and burial will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. at St. Peter’s Cemetery.
The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 W. Fourth St. Oswego.