Harry L. Bickford Sr., 61, of Hannibal, died Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012 at home surrounded by his family.
He had worked at Nestle Company in Fulton for over 30 years. He had served in Army from 1977 to 1979.
An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting, fishing and just being outdoors. He was a devoted New York Yankees fan and never missed watching a game. He was predeceased by his parents, James and Vina Bickford.
Surviving are his wife of 38 years, the former Betty Abbott; children, Jeff (Melissa) Bickford of North Carolina, Harry (Andrea) Bickford, Jr. of Hannibal, Tammy Elliot of North Carolina, and Betty Bickford of Hannibal; brothers, Vern (Cindy) Bickford of Fulton and Charles (Peggy) Bickford of Palermo; a sister, Marjorie McEwen of Fulton; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours and services were held at Foster Funeral Home, Hannibal.
Contributions may be made to Friends of Oswego County Hospice, P.O. Box 102 Oswego, NY 13126.