OSWEGO, NY – Ronald W. Clary, 75, a resident of Erie Street, Oswego, passed away Tuesday January 29, 2013, at Seneca Hill Manor.
Born in Oswego, he was the son of the late Earl and Ethel (Taber) Clary.
He was an Army veteran, serving in Germany from 1955-1958.
He worked for Alcan in the Cold Mill for more than 20 years.
He enjoyed bowling, golfing, traveling and spending time with his grandchildren and his annual Army reunions.
Surviving are his wife, Betty Ann (Branshaw) Clary; three daughters, Lisa (John) Tesoriero of Scriba, Lori (David) Schneider of Oswego and Jennifer Bicknell of Clay; two sons, Michael (Cheryl) Clary of Cicero and James Clary of Baldwinsville; three brothers, John (Joan) Taber of Oswego, Raymond (Sharon) Clary of Fulton and Gerald (Pam) Clary of Alabama; three sisters, Marsha (Everett) Gigon of Oswego, Brenda (Roger) Rodriguez of Florida and Ann Marie (Jim) Vona of Ohio; 12 grandchildren, Jordan, Tiffany, Melissa, Eric, Travis, Morgan, Hannah, Douglas, Jessica, Alexis, Sierra and Trey; brother-in-law, Robert (Suzanne) Branshaw of Oswego; sister-in-law, Linda (Rich) Belisle of Hawaii; several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by a daughter-in-law, Teri Lynn Clary; a brother, Larry Clary; and a brother-in-law, Donald Branshaw.
Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Church.
Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery.
Calling hours will be held 4-7 p.m. Friday, at the Nelson Funeral Home, 11 W. Albany St. Oswego.
Donations can be made to the Seneca Hill Manor, 20 Manor Drive, or the Alzheimer’s Association.