William N. Saha

Male 1932 - 2016  (83 years)


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  • Name William N. Saha 
    Born 29 Jul 1932 
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Jul 2016 
    Age 83 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Tapio Saha  (Father) 
    Hilma Karolina Arve,   b. 15 Dec 1870, Jyväskylä, Jyväskylä Municipality, Central Finland, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1925, Wakefield, Gogebic, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)  (Grandmother) 
    Person ID I73319  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Tapio Saha 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Lydia Palm,   b. 25 Mar 1901, Jyväskylä, Jyväskylä Municipality, Central Finland, Finland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1987, Oswego, Oswego County, New York, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F49522  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruth Frasholz 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Gavin Saha
     2. William J. Saha,   b. 12 May 1959,   d. 13 May 2011  (Age 52 years)  [natural]
     3. Donald Saha  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F49529  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • SAHA
      Post-Standard, The (Syracuse, NY) - July 31, 2016Browse Issues

      Edition: FinalSection: ObitPage: A99Readability: >12 grade level (Lexile: 1390)

      William N. Saha July 21, 2016 William N. Saha, age 83, resident of Pulaski for the last 30 years, passed away Thursday, July 21, at his home. William was born July 29, 1932 in Brooklyn, NY the son of Tapio and Lydia Palm Saha. He graduated from Oswego High School in 1951 and he served in the United States Army from 1955 until 1957. William received a Bachelor's Degree from Syracuse University in Journalism & Literature in 1959. He also attended SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry for General Forestry. In 1972, William received his Master's of Science Degree in Agricultural Journalism from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. He also received a Bachelor of Arts Degree from SUNY Oswego in 2005. William was employed by the National Park Service as a Supervisory Park Ranger from 1962 until 1969. He was also employed by the Fulton Companies in Pulaski, of which his uncle, Louis J. Palm was a founding member, for 26 years. William was an avid artist and philosopher. Surviving are two sons, Donald Saha, located overseas, and Gavin Saha of Knoxville, TN, and cousins, Ronald Palm of Oswego, Dorothy Wilson of Pulaski, Bramley Palm of Fayetteville, Deborah Palm of Pulaski and Colin Palm of Oswego, four grandchildren, Isabella Mae Saha, Brody William Saha, Corbin Wilson Saha, and Brendan Dibb. William is predeceased by one son, William J. Saha who passed away May 13, 2011. A Memorial Service will be held 6 p.m. Tuesday, August 2, at the Foster-Hax Funeral Home, 52 Park Street, Pulaski with burial in Pulaski Cemetery. Calling hours will be held from 4 to 6 p.m., Tuesday, prior to the service.