Matthew “Ticky” Bevacqua, 71

Matthew “Ticky” Bevacqua, 71; of Fulton died Friday at home surrounded by his loving family.

He was born in Fulton the son of the late Constantine and Catherine Bevacqua. He retired from Sealright Co., Fulton after 22 years of employment. Mr. Bevacqua was a United States Veteran having served in the Navy.

He is survived by his wife of 24 years Ellen Bevacqua of Fulton, his 3 children Matthew (Tiffany) Bevacqua of Fulton, Celeste (James) Carnes of Pulaski, Leita (William) King of Oswego; 3 step children: Kelly Hollenbeck of Fulton, Shelly Hollenbeck of Syracuse, and Colleen Hollenbeck of Fulton, his brother and sisters Alfred (Marilyn) Bevacqua of Fulton, Tina Firenze of Fulton, and Mary (Harry) Place of Freeville, NY; 7 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held 7:00 PM Wednesday at Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton with Rev. Gaetano Bacarro officiating. Burial will be in the spring at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hours will be held 4:00 to 7:00 PM Wednesday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton.