HANNIBAL, NY – Earl Loveland, 75, of Sterling, died Thursday January 31, 2013, at Oswego Hospital.
Born on August 20, 1937, to the late Earl and Florence Loveland, he was a life resident of the Sterling area.
Earl had owned and operated Loveland Construction from 1980 to 2000 and had previously working for Local 85 in Rochester.
Earl was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed fishing.
He was predeceased by his brother, Raymond Loveland; and a sister, Jane Preeman.
Surviving: his wife of 12 years the former, Roxanne Taylor of Sterling; children, Laura Leitch of North Syracuse, Sherri Anne Scheirer Loveland of Oswego, Michael Loveland of Oswego, Michelle Kelly of Jordan, Mark Loveland of Hannibal, Steven Loveland of Syracuse and Mary Ellen Taylor of Sterling; seven grandchildren; a brother, Nicholas Loveland of Fulton; several nieces and nephews; canine companion, Indy.
Services will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday at Foster Funeral home, Hannibal.
Spring burial will be at Fairdale Rural Cemetery.
Calling hours will be held 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, 837 Cayuga St., Hannibal.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.