Richard Jay Blodgett, 70

Richard Jay Blodgett, 70, of Oswego, passed away July 3, 2009 at the Oswego Hospital.

Born August 3, 1938, he was the son of the late Roy Orlo Blodgett and Helen Adelade Gillet.

Richard is survived by his three brothers, James Malcolm Blodgett of Clifton Park, NY; Robert Silas Blodgett and his wife Phyllis and niece Amanda of Mechanicville, NY; William Uri Blodgett and his wife Charlotte E. Hollinger of Grayson, GA.

He was a member of the Salvation Army of Oswego, NY. He had been a member of several Volunteer Fire Departments in Upstate NY. He was an avid hunter and enjoyed the outdoors.

A Memorial Service was held Friday July 10, 2009 at the Oswego Salvation Army.

Contributions can be made in Dick’s honor to the Salvation Army, 73 West Second St. Oswego, NY 13126.

Nelson Funeral Home had care of arrangements.

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