Donald Fawdry

Obituary of Donald Fawdry

Donald R. Fawdry, age 82 of Adams Center, NY passed away Friday January 19, 20017 at Samaritan Medical Center.

Donald was born September 6, 1935 in Sackets Harbor the son of Emerson and Dora Kersey Fawdry.  He graduated from 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.  He also 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 and Catherine Fawdry of Corpus Christie, Texas and Gabrielle Dickinson of Henderson.  He has four grandchildren and sisters Jolene Gooding of Adams Center and Sue Ann Fleming of Black River, nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements are with Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter.  There will be no funeral or calling hours as per his request.  Burial will be in the spring 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.