OSWEGO, NY – Christine D. Cerklewich, 54, of Oswego, died Saturday January 19, 2013, peacefully at home with her family and four golden retrievers by her side.
She was born in Syracuse, NY, and she has been a Central NY resident for most of her life.
She enjoyed hiking with her family and her golden retrievers and she was an avid reader.
Mrs. Cerklewich was predeceased by her father, William Johnson, on December 25, 2012.
She is survived by her husband of 21 years, Paul Cerklewich of Oswego; and one daughter, Dr. Nicole Cerklewich of Binghamton, NY; five siblings: Deborah Auricchio, Edward Johnson, Jeffrey Johnson, Patrick Johnson and Joseph Johnson; her mother, Arlene Johnson; godmother, Valerie Dlugosz; and several nieces, nephews and close friends.
Funeral services will be held 9 a.m. Thursday at St. Mary’s Church, Oswego, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated.
Calling hours will be held 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. Fourth St., Oswego.
Burial will be held in St. Peter’s Cemetery, Oswego.
Contributions: Carol M. Baldwin Research Fund 14 Technology Drive, Suite 2; Setauket, NY 11773.