Eleanor “Ellie” J. Leotta, 69

Eleanor “Ellie” J. Leotta, 69, of Fulton, died Tuesday at Oswego Hospital.

Born in Syracuse, she was a 51 year resident of Fulton. Ellie and her husband owned and operated Leotta Automotive in Fulton for 51 years. She was a life member of the Syracuse Pistol Club and former member of the Fulton Women’s Bowling Association. Ellie loved to spend time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

Surviving: her husband of 48 years, Joseph Leotta; her children, Dolores (Daniel) Abraham, Susan (Tony) Squadrito and Doreen (Greg) Forbes all of Fulton; four grandsons, two granddaughters; brother, Robert (Georgina) Hanlon of Liverpool; sister, Judie (Darren) Seymour of Phoenix; several nieces and nephews.

A prayer service will be Saturday at 9:00 a.m. at Foster Funeral Home with a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. at Holy Trinity Church, corner of So. Third and Rochester Sts., Fulton. Burial will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hours will be Friday 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton.

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.


  1. Joe, Mary & I are saddened to learn of Ellie’s passing. Please know that you and your family are in our minds and hearts in this difficult time. May the good lord welcome her into his arms for all eternity, she will be missed.

  2. Great lady and family friend from so long ago!
    You will all be in my prayers.

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