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G. K. Chesterton wrote, "Courage is almost a contradiction in terms. It means a strong desire to live taking the form of readiness to die." The men and women who served in the armed forces, whether during a time of war, or one of peace, are living examples of that contradiction. Each should be honored and remembered, so that our gratitude never fades.

Our Veterans' Memorial Wall includes the names of those individuals who served the nation, and are now entrusted to our care. If the veteran you are looking for is not here, please enter the name of the deceased or the next of kin in the search box below and click search. You may also view current and past listings to find the name of your veteran. Names are listed alphabetically.

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Cornelius Riley, III

January 21, 1926 - - November 06, 2017

Cornelius "Red" Riley, III, 91, died Monday, November 6th at home with Hospice care and his family by his side. Born January 21, 1926 in Detroit, Michigan to the late Marion (McGuire) and Cornelius F. Riley, Jr., Red grew up in the Eastwood area. He received his Associates Degree in Criminal Justice from O.C.C. Red was a US Army Air Force veteran of World War II. He retir ...

John Hawk

January 10, 1936 - - November 04, 2017

John "Jack" M. Hawk, 81, of Brookfield Road in Mattydale, died Saturday, November 4th at home with his family by his side. Raised in North Syracuse, Jack was the son of the late Milton C. and Janet H. Hawk. He was a 1954 graduate of North Syracuse High School and a US Marine Corps veteran. Jack worked as a mechanic for 37 years at the family owned Hawk's Mobil in Syracuse u ...

David Olson

July 26, 1950 - - October 27, 2017

David C. Olson, 67, of Cicero, died unexpectedly Friday, October 27, 2017. David was born in Buffalo NY, the son of the late Alexander S. and Marianne (Osieja) Olson. He graduated from Maryvale High school in Cheektowaga, NY, received his undergraduate degree from Buffalo State College and his Masters Degree in Education from Syracuse University. David was a veteran of the ...

John French Jr

December 03, 1929 - - October 26, 2017

John "Jack" M. French, Jr., 87, of Richfield Blvd in Mattydale, died Thursday, October 26, 2017 at Iroquois Nursing Home. A native of Syracuse, Jack was the son of the late Amy (Vickery) and John M. French, Sr. He was a 1947 graduate of East Syracuse High School where he still holds the record for the 400 yard dash. Jack was a US Navy Korean War veteran. He worked as an As ...

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315.455.6131 Krueger Funeral Home
2619 Brewerton Road
Mattydale, NY 13211
Email: info@kruegerfh.com
315.455.6131 Krueger Funeral Home
2619 Brewerton Road
Mattydale, NY 13211
Email: info@kruegerfh.com
315.455.6131 Krueger Funeral Home
2619 Brewerton Road
Mattydale, NY 13211
Email: info@kruegerfh.com