He was born in Fulton to the late Leon and Doris (Draper) Jodway and he has remained a life resident of Fulton.
He was a United States Veteran having served in the Marine Corp from 1965-1968 during the Vietnam War.
Mr. Jodway retired from the Local #214 Laborers Union, Oswego. He was an avid hunter, fisherman and camper.
Mr. Jodway was pre-deceased by his wife, Barbara Spedding; two brothers, Larry and Gene Jodway; best friend, Dick Leg; children, James Jodway of East Syracuse and Rick Crofoot, Randy Crofoot, John Spedding and Barbette Spedding, all of Fulton; five siblings, Wanda Richards and Dennis Jodway both of Fulton, Vicki Jodway of Auburn, and Steven Jodway and Jacqueline Jodway, both of Fulton; 13 grandchildren, Jack, James, and Jason Jodway, Josh (Nicole) Dunsmoor, Tyler and Tiara Hobart, Rikki, and Randy Crofoot, Jeremiah and John Crofoot and Jonathan and Kayla Spedding; special granddaughter Maria Khan; and several great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral services and burial will be held privately. There are no calling hours. Sugar Funeral, Fulton has care of the arrangements.