Richard A. Walpole, 68, of Fulton, died peacefully Thursday, January 17, 2013 with his family by his side at Oswego Hospital.
Mr. Walpole was born in Oswego, the son of the late Thomas and Beatrice (Bocco) Walpole. He was a former employee of Nestles Co., Fulton and worked as temporary employee for the NYS Power Authority, Oswego.
He was a former member of the Fulton Moose Lodge.
Mr. Walpole is survived by his wife of 47 years, Sandra Walpole of Fulton; children, Kelly (Robert) Budd of Brewerton, Richard (Barbara) Walpole of Michigan, and Michael (Tracy) Walpole of Mexico; brothers, Thomas Walpole of Liverpool, Ronald (Bette) Walpole of Rhode Island, and Donald (Angie) Walpole of Rochester; grandchildren, R.J., Rebecca, Colin, Kerrigan, and Emma; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Tuesday at Holy Trinity Church, Fulton where a Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated by Rev. Steven Wirkes. Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery, Fulton.
Calling hours were conducted Monday at Sugar Funeral Home, Fulton.