Donald L. Wilcox, 71, of Co Rt. 6, New Haven, passed away May 21, 2010 at St. Josephâ€™s Hospital, Syracuse.
Born in Wainwright, OK, he was the son of the late Leo Wayne and Vivian â€œBeaâ€ (Weaver) Wilcox.
He was a US Marine Veteran serving from 1958 to 1964.
Don retired from Niagara Mohawk as a Maintenance Supervisor.
He was a New Haven Volunteer Fireman, a member of the Masons and coached girls summer softball.
Surviving are his wife, Barbara (Lancaster) Wilcox; three daughters, Donna Wilcox of New Haven; Sammie Wilcox of Phoenix; Nicole (James) Oâ€™Reilly of Mexico; two sons, Michael (Karen) Wilcox and David (Julie) Wilcox, both of New Haven; a brother, H. Lee Wilcox of Ca; a sister, Betty Chappel of Warner, OK; ten grandchildren, Samantha (Matthew) Halsey, Ryan (Kelly) Wilcox, Susan Wilcox, Rebecca Wilcox, Austin Oâ€™Reilly, Joshua Oâ€™Reilly, Jacob Oâ€™Reilly, Simon Wilcox, Maggie Sue Wilcox and Mason Wilcox, Donâ€™s eleventh grandchild is due to be born in Mid-February; great-grandchildren, Hunter Halsey, Jayden Halsey, Angel-Lee Halsey and Nicholas Wilcox; and many friends like family.
Funeral Services will be held 10:00a.m. Wednesday at the New Haven United Methodist Church. Burial will be in New Haven Rural Cemetery.
Calling hours will be held 5-8p.m. Tuesday at the Nelson Funeral Home, 11 W. Albany St. Oswego.
Online condolences may be made at www.nelson-funeralhome.com