Sally A. Farden, 81

HANNIBAL, NY – Sally A. Farden, 81, of Sterling, passed away on Saturday, January 6, 2018, at Oswego Hospital.

Sally A. Farden
Sally Farden

She was born on September 1, 1936, in Hannibal, the youngest child of eight to the late Jay and Corinne King Scanlon.

In 1955, she married her husband, Harold, and soon after settled in Sterling, on Farden Road where they raised their family.

Sally was a communicant of Our Lady of the Rosary Church in Hannibal.

She passionately devoted her life to raising her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren and loving everyone unconditionally.

Sally has joined her beloved parents and five siblings.

Surviving are her husband of 62 years, Harold; four children, Donna Lindner of Baldwinsville, Jack (Connie Lutz) Farden of Fulton, Rhonda (Frank) Koskowski of Sterling and Lisa (John) June of Sterling; 11 grandchildren; eight great-grandsons; two siblings, George “Bud” Scanlon and Agnes Schneider; as well as several nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, January 11, at Foster Funeral Home, 837 Cayuga St., Hannibal.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 a.m. on Friday, January 12, at Our Lady of the Rosary Church, 931 Cayuga St., Hannibal.

Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery, Oswego.

For those wishing, contributions may be made to Our Lady of the Rosary Church, 103 W. Seventh St., Oswego, NY 13126, in Sally’s memory.

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.


  1. I would like to wish the family of Sally my condolences. Sally will always be in each of you no matter where you are. She was a good lady and so is her Family. I’m so sorry for your loss!! I’m thinking of you all!

  2. Rhonda – I am so very truly sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. XXOO

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