HANNIBAL, NY – Charles C. “Chuck” Bolton Sr., 76, of Sterling, passed away on Thursday November 12, 2015, at University Hospital in Syracuse after a sudden illness, with much love and great sadness our family said goodbye.
Born in Sewell, NJ, he had resided in Sterling for the past 38 years.
Chuck was employed at Miller Brewing Co. in Fulton and later retired from Alcan Aluminum Corp. in Oswego.
His first love was farming where he was well known for his delicious road side stand tomatoes.
Left behind are his wife of 54 years, Esther Bolton of Sterling; daughter, Linda Ramsey of Nashua, NH; sons, Charles C. Bolton Jr. of Fulton, Edward J. Bolton of Fayetteville and David M. Bolton of Oswego; daughter-in-law, Susan Bolton of Fulton; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; siblings, Harold Bolton of Dunellen, NJ, and Carol McClellan of Albion; along with several nieces and nephews from all over New York State and New Jersey.
Calling hours will be held 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at Foster Funeral Home, 837 Cayuga St., Hannibal.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Saturday, at Our Lady of the Rosary Church, 923 Cayuga St., in Hannibal.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.