Jay R. Gunther Sr., 72

OSWEGO, NY – Jay R. Gunther Sr., 72, a resident of East Seneca Street in Oswego, passed away Monday May 10, 2010, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse.

Jay R. Gunther Sr.
Jay R. Gunther Sr.

Mr. Gunther was born in Oswego and was a life resident.

He was a veteran of the US Army.

Prior to his retirement, he was employed as a millwright with Alcan Corp. in Oswego and with General Motors in Syracuse.

He is survived by his wife, Catherine (Miuccio) Gunther of Oswego; his mother, Catherine Deming of Oswego; three sons, Jay R. Gunther Jr. of Mexico, Randall Gunther of Mexico and David Gunther of Syracuse; a step-daughter, Heather Mulcahey of Oswego; a brother, George Gunther of Florida; six grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by two brothers, John Gunther and James Gunther; two sisters, Amy Clavelli and Lois Terminella; and his step-father, Richard Deming.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in St. Paul’s Church.

Calling hours will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Dain-Cullinan Funeral Home in Oswego.