He was also predeceased by his stepfather, Burr Harrington; brother, Gilbert; and son-in-law, Allan Holden.
Friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, 21 Main St., Sidney.
A memorial service will be at 3:13 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, at the funeral chapel, with the Rev. Frank MacCracken Jr. of the Word of Faith Church in Maryland officiating.
Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery in Meridale in the spring.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Town Hall Opry, c/o Jericho Arts Council, P.O. Box 62, Bainbridge, NY 13733 or the charity of one’s choice.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.landersfh.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, Sidney.