unknown - November 20, 2011
Nefise "Nellie" Ozgon, 80, of Clay, died Sunday, Nov. 20, 2011, at her home with all of her family around her. She was a native of Istanbul, Turkey who immigrated with her husband. She retired in 1990 from Grant Middle School where she had worked for 20 years. Mrs. Ozgon was predeceased by her husband, Mahmut, on Nov. 3, 2005.
Surviving are her sister, Nezihe “Nancy” Adik; niece/daughter, Sevine (Douglas) Rowe and niece, Sevil (John) Slater; several great nieces and nephews and a great great nephew.
Private services were held at Fergerson Funeral Home, 215 South Main Street, North Syracuse. Burial followed in North Syracuse Cemetery. Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, CNY Region. 6725 Lyons St. East Syracuse, NY 13057. Memorial messages may be left at FergersonFuneralHome.com.