Robert E. ‘Whitey’ Woolworth, 88

FULTON, NY – Robert E. “Whitey” Woolworth, 88, of Fulton, passed away Tuesday April 19, 2016, at The Manor at Seneca Hill.

Robert E. ‘Whitey’ Woolworth
Robert E. ‘Whitey’ Woolworth

Born in Parish to the late Francis and Sylvia Allen Woolworth, he served in the U.S. Navy from 1945 to 1947.

Whitey proudly worked for the Fulton Fire Department from 1961-1979.

In his free time, Robert enjoyed hunting and fishing.

He was predeceased by his wives, Shirley, in 2011, and Marilyn, in 1983; as well as two sons, Robert Jr., in 1954, and Ronald, in 2006.

Robert will be greatly missed by his sons, Randy (Cindy) of Richland and Marty (Lisa) of Fulton; grandchildren, Danielle, Melissa, Stacey, Marty Jr., Brendan, Lauren and Michael-Ann; six great-grandchildren.

Calling hours will be Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m. at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton.

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