Clark ‘Howard’ Halstead, 92

FULTON, NY – Clark “Howard” Halstead, 92, of Fulton, passed away on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, at Seneca Hill Manor in Oswego.

Clark ‘Howard’ Halstead
Clark ‘Howard’ Halstead

He retired from Nestle Company in Fulton after more than 40 years’ service.

Clark was an U.S. Army veteran of World War II serving in the Asiatic Pacific Theater of Operations.

He enjoyed playing golf, hunting and fishing.

Clark was predeceased by his first wife, Jean Halstead; an infant daughter, Donna; children, Randy, Frances and Howard; and by six brothers, Paul, Arthur, Charles, David, Chester and Edward.

Surviving are his beloved wife, Ruth Halstead; children, Frank Halstead (Norma), Mary Anne Merritt, Joyce Forsythe (Gregg), Linda Halstead, Catherine Forsythe (David), James Halstead (Karen) and David Halstead (Kristen Binder); many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, July 1, at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay St., Fulton, with services to immediately follow at 4 p.m.

Graveside services will be 11 a.m. on Monday, July 2, at Fairdale Rural Cemetery, County Route 3 in Hannibal.

Memorial contributions are encouraged to the Victory Center, 225 W. First St., Oswego, NY 13126.

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.