OSWEGO, NY – Tracey M. Mowry, 46, a resident of 3651 Route 104 in the Town of Mexico, died Monday evening Sept. 21, 2009, in Upstate Medical University Hospital following a courageous battle with cancer.
She was born in Oswego and was the daughter of John and Barbara Main Chesare of Oswego.
Mrs. Mowry was the wife of William T. Mowry.
She had been employed at Oswego Hospital for more than 25 years, most recently as central receiving technician with the laboratory.
In addition to her husband and parents she is survived by four children, John S. Burns of Oswego, Bryan P. (Lisa) Burns of Canastota, Alexis Burns of Mexico and Michelina C. Mowry at home; three sisters, Colleen (Dean) Palumbo of La Quinta, Calif., Theresa (Gary) Galletta of Weedsport and Angela (Daniel) Makitka of Ashburn, Va.; three grandchildren, Andre Burns, Shealynn Burns and Kylie Murray; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Sunday 2 p.m. at the Dain-Cullinan Funeral Home.
Calling hours will be Saturday 1-5 p.m. at the funeral home.
Contributions may be made to Oswego Hospital Oncology Department 110 W. Sixth St., Oswego, NY 13126 or to an educational fund for Michelina Mowry in care of Gary Galletta PO Box 261 Weedsport, NY 13166