Joshua Lewis Schute, 25

OSWEGO, NY – Joshua Lewis Schute, 25, a resident of Fulton, passed away suddenly, Tuesday March 26, 2013.

Born in Oswego, he was the son of George (Lillian) Schute and Maria Burnswick.

Joshua Lewis Schute
Joshua Lewis Schute

Surviving besides his parents, are his sons, Trenton and Joshua; girlfriend, Casey McRae of Granby; brothers, Austin and Andrew Schute both of Oswego; two stepsisters, Jessica (Colt) Ermini and Jordan Cronk both of Oswego; stepbrother, Chandler Compson of Oswego; half sister, Sydney Do of Florida; several nieces, nephews and cousins, all of Oswego.

He was predeceased by his grandparents, Jack Burnswick, Dorothy Burnswick, Barbara Burnswick, John Schute, and Bev Fetterly.

Joshua was a loving father of two beautiful sons, Trenton and Joshua Schute.

He was loved by many as an amazing son, brother, friend, uncle, nephew and boyfriend.

Josh’s love for life was contagious, as he enjoyed socializing, playing golf, music, and spending time with his family and friends.

He was a humble and giving man who enjoyed sharing what he had and asked for very little.

Calling hours will be from 10 a.m. – noon Saturday, at Nelson Funeral Home, 11 W. Albany St., Oswego, with a service to follow.

Memorial contributions, in lieu of flowers, can be made to Joshua’s children to Maria Burnswick, P.O. Box 5536, Oswego, NY 13126.

Nelson Funeral Home has care of arrangements.

Online condolences may be made at

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  1. R.I.P. young man … thoughts and prayers are with the families and friends of all the young men involved in the accident …

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