Louise C. Kellogg, 88

HANNIBAL, NY – Louise C. Kellogg, 88, of Hannibal, passed away at home on Thursday, January 4, 2018.

Louise C. Kellogg
Louise C. Kellogg

She was the daughter of the late, Milburn and Emma DuBois Cooper.

Louise was a graduate of Oswego High School and Oswego State Teachers College.

She taught in Fayetteville, Hannibal, and retired from Cato-Meridian Central School in 1984 where she taught corrective reading for more than 18 years.

Louise was a member of the Hannibal United Methodist Church where she was the organist and very active in all its organizations and a founding member of Fountain of Life Christian Center in Hannibal.

She was a past matron of Huldah Chapter Order of the Eastern Star; a past president of Alpha Iota Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, an educational honorary professional organization for women educators; Oswego County Retired Teachers Association and New York State Retired Teachers Association serving as Friendly Service chairwoman at the county and zone levels and a delegate to many of its annual conventions.

Louise was also a member of the Hannibal and Oswego County historical societies; Sterling Senior Citizens, serving as co-chair of its bus trips since 2006, and a music volunteer at Meadowbrook Manor in Hannibal.

She was honored by proclamation by the Oswego County Legislature naming September 23 as Louise Kellogg Day for the 21st District of Oswego County, town of Hannibal.

In her spare time, she enjoyed playing card games.

Louise was predeceased by her husband of 57 years, Roger F. Kellogg, who died in 2008.

Surviving are her children, Gail (Glenn) Frank of Millerton, Pa., and Gordon (Gwen) Kellogg of Hannibal; six grandchildren, Amy Hazlett, Angela Contee, Arika Brechbiel, Jennifer Kellogg, Shannon Zukovsky and Travis Kellogg; 11 great-grandchildren, Brittany, Kyle, Avery, Nicholas, Alexa, Olivia, Ava, Caleb, Kaelyn, Jeremy and Ivan.

Calling hours will be held from 2 to 7 p.m. on Sunday, January 7, at Foster Funeral Home, 837 Cayuga St., Hannibal.

Services will be 11 a.m. on Monday, January 8, at the Hannibal Volunteer Fire Department, 155 Oswego St., Hannibal, with burial in the spring at Fairdale Rural Cemetery, Hannibal.

Memorial contributions are encouraged to the Fountain of Life Christian Center, PO Box 301, Hannibal, NY 13074 or Hannibal Volunteer Fire Department, PO Box 252, Hannibal or Friends of Oswego County Hospice, PO Box 102, Oswego, NY 13126-0102.

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.



  1. To the Kellogg family and all that knew Louise. I’m so sorry for your loss. This is also a huge loss for our community. Louise had such a big heart and seemed to always remember everyone. I loved her smile. She certainly made an entrance when she enterd a room and earned much love and respect from all that knew her. She will be so sadly missed.

  2. Louise was quite a lady. Many memories. We are sorry for her passing. Her love for the Lord was seen by anyone that knew her.

  3. She was one of a kind!! I know my family will miss her very much. She always paid special attention to my daughter and kept tabs on her through out her schooling at Hannibal. She was a great neighbor and someone you could talk with and get a straight answer. The stories she could tell… Just a really special women.. Rest in peace now Louise. You will always be in our thoughts and prayers as well as your family.

  4. Nancy and I wish to send our sincere condolences to the Kellogg family. Louise was a great neighbor for over 40 years. She was also one of a kind. There was never a dull moment ( or conversation ) when Louise was around. It seemed she was involved in everything. Now, after reading her Obit, I found out she was. She was a pillar of her church and the entire Hannibal community and will surely be missed.

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