Earl A. Sixberry, Sr., 79, of Palermo, passed away October 21, 2009.
Born May 8, 1930 in Pierrepont Manor he had lived in Palermo most of his life. Earl was a stockcar driver on local dirt tracks. He owned and operated SixberryÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Garage for 18 years in the town of Palermo. EarlÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s hobbies were bowling and NASCAR racing.
Surviving are his wife of 59 years, Beverly Albee Sixberry; daughters, Earlene (Rick) Boutell, Darlene (Ron) Rice and Valerie Clark; sons, Earl (Carol) Sixberry, Jr., Randy (Julie) Sixberry and Ronnie Sixberry; sisters, Ruth Shannon, Alice Race and Mildred Clark; brother, Vernon (Dolly) Sixberry; half sisters, Clara Pillians and Robin Hansen; 15 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services are 11 a.m. Saturday at Foster Funeral Home, Fulton. Calling hours are 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the AlzheimerÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Association of CNY, The Kirkpatrick Center, 441 West Kirkpatrick Street, Syracuse, 13204 or to St. Luke Health Services, 299 East River Road, Oswego, 13126.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.