Lyman E. Loughrey, 86; of Oswego died Thursday at University Hospital, Syracuse after a short illness.
He was born in Minetto, NY. He was the son of the late Charles E. and Mary (Arroway) Loughrey. Mr. Loughrey was a United States Veteran having served in the Army during WWII. He retired in 1986 from the State University of New York at Oswego as a comptroller in auxiliary services. Mr. Loughrey was a member of the Oswego ElkÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Lodge #271, Oswegotown Seniors, Oswego City Seniors, Oswego VFW, and the Oswego PLAV.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years Genevieve (Familo) Loughrey of Oswego, their 3 children: Karen (John) OÃ¢â‚¬â„¢Brien of PA, Robert (Carol) Loughrey of Minetto, NY; and Michael (Cindy) Loughrey of Minetto, NY; 8 grandchildren: Cathleen OÃ¢â‚¬â„¢Brien, David OÃ¢â‚¬â„¢Brien, Ryan Loughrey, Valerie (Brian) Siatkowski, Andrew Loughrey, Gina (Ron) Cusimano, Joshua Loughrey, and Nicholas Loughrey, 3 great grandchildren: Robert and Justine Cusimano, and Vivian Siatkowski; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be conducted 4:30 PM Sunday at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, Inc., 147 W. 4th St. Oswego with Rev. Gaetano Bacarro officiating. Burial will be held privately at St. PaulÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Cemetery, Oswego. Calling hours will be held 2:00 to 4:30 PM Sunday at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home.
The family has requested that contributions be made to Sarah House, 100 Roberts Ave., Syracuse, NY 13207 and Friends of Oswego County Hospice, PO Box 102; Oswego, NY 13126.