FULTON, NY – Joseph J. Simon, 70, of Fulton, died Sunday March 12, 2017, in University Hospital, Syracuse.
He was born in Fulton where he remained a resident.
He worked for Sealright and Huhtamaki where he retired from the maintenance department.
Mr. Simon served in the United States Marine Corps, during the Vietnam War.
He was a recipient of the Purple Heart.
He was a member of the VFW Post #569.
He was predeceased by his father, Roselli Simon.
Mr. Simon is survived by his children, Richard (Maureen) Simon of Liverpool, Joseph Simon of Liverpool, Adam Simon of Fulton, Alysia Cunningham of North Carolina and Joshua Simon of Fulton; his mother, Maria Simon of Fulton; his brother, Roselli “Rusty” (Marie) Simon of Connecticut; his girlfriend of 16 years, Linda Munson of Central Square; and eight grandchildren.
Funeral services and burial will be private.
The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar Funeral Home Inc., 224 W. Second. St., Fulton.
Contributions may be made in Mr. Simon’s name to the Volunteer Services, VA Hospital, 800 Irving Ave., Syracuse, NY 13210.