Donald R. Fawdry, age 82 of Adams Center, NY passed away Friday January 19, 2018 at Samaritan Medical Center.
Donald was born September 6, 1935 in Sackets Harbor the son of Emerson and Dora Kersey Fawdry. He attended Sackets Harbor High School.
On June 9, 1956 he married Dolores P. Staie. The couple lived in Sackets Harbor until 1994 when they moved to Adams Center.
Don drove truck for several trucking firms in the area and retired from UPS in 1990. Don and Dolores also opened, owned and operated Cracker Barrel Grocery Store in Sackets for several years.
He was a member of Teamsters Local 687. He enjoyed fishing and boating with his Lyman boat and building three homes over the years.
He is survived by his wife Delores, two children; Michael Fawdry who resides in Corpus Christie, Texas with his wife Catherine and Gabriele Dickinson of Henderson. He has four grandchildren, three great grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews. He has two sisters Jolene Gooding who resides in Adams Center and Sue Ann Fleming of Black River.
Funeral arrangements are with Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter. There will be no funeral or calling hours as per his request. Burial will be July 6th at Lakeside Cemetery, Sackets Harbor. Donations may be made to the South Jeff Rescue Squad in lieu of flowers. On line condolences may be made to dexterfuneralhome.com.