Carl R. Staff Jr.
UNADILLA — Carl R. Staff, 75, died Wednesday morning, March 26, 2014, at Bassett Hospital in Cooperstown.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Rosalie Staff, Unadilla; a daughter, Bernice Staff, New Windsor; a sister and brother-in-law, Rose and Robert Walters, Florida; stepbrother and his wife, Chich and Sandy Mysko, New Jersey; stepsister and her husband, Fran and Pete Diachenko; other family, special friends and neighbors, Amy, Rose, Mel, Mike, Lee, Danny and Missy; and his “other daughter,” Teresa.
Carl was a retired vice-president from York Modern Corp. in Unadilla, an Air Force veteran, and member of the National Guard.
Carl and Rosalie met in England, while he was serving overseas and were married on Dec. 31, 1960, in Cheltenham, England.
Funeral services will be held at the Westcott Funeral Home, Inc., 123 Main St., Unadilla at 4 p.m. Sunday. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, prior to service.
Burial will be in Evergreen Hill Cemetery, Unadilla at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to an animal shelter or a charity of one’s choice.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Westcott Funeral Home, Unadilla.