September 28, 2009 Byron LaSalle Jr., 76, of 6442 Kirkville Rd., East Syracuse, died Monday at St. Joseph's Hospital. He was born in Syracuse and was a bus driver for Syracuse Transit, and Bristol Myer Squibb for 27 years retiring in 1994. He was in the US Army. He was predeceased by his parents, Byron and Maude LaSalle. Surviving are his fiancee, Pauline Cesta; three daughters, Karen Smith of Hornell, Linda Croak (Kevin) of Florida, Carol Seymour (Jim) of Syracuse and Jennifer Granbois (Tom); one son, David LaSalle (Brenna), Paul Cesta (Michelle) and Edward Cesta (Patty); one sister, Dorothy Boelsen of Syracuse; 13 grandchildren; nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.