FULTON, NY – Robert C. Kimball, 84, of Fulton, passed away peacefully Wednesday February 1, 2017, at St. Luke Health Services, Oswego.
Mr. Kimball was born in Fulton, to the late Walter and Millicent (Burdick) Kimball.
He was a lifetime resident of Fulton and upon retirement he enjoyed traveling throughout the southern states.
He was a United States veteran having served in the Army during the Korean War from 1952-1954.
Mr. Kimball worked as a meat cutter at Mirabito Bros., Crosby’s and Victory Markets in Fulton and Oswego.
In his younger years, Mr. Kimball was an avid golfer and softball player.
Later, he became very accomplished as a water color artist.
Mr. Kimball was predeceased by his first wife, MaryEllen Kimball; and second wife, Patricia “Cheech” Kimball.
He is survived by his four children: MaryEllen (Gary) LaGrou, Robert C. Kimball, Kelly (Wayne) McClellan and Nicole (Tim) Vail all of Fulton; seven stepchildren: William Marshall of Fulton, Rick Frataccia of Georgia, Tory Frataccia of Illinois, Cindy Miranda of Calfornia, Leeland Frataccia of Virginia, Leesa Gates of Jamestown, NY and James Frataccia of Oswego, NY; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Saturday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. Second St. S., Fulton, with Rev. Tammy Nipper officiating.
Burial will be held privately in the spring.
Calling hours will be conducted 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Sugar Funeral Home.