Thomas F. Dorval, Jr., 72, of Fulton, died Friday at home.
Born in Oswego he was a life resident of the Oswego Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Fulton area. Tom retired in 2000 after 37 years from Nestle Co. in Fulton as a Master Refiner Operator. He had previously been employed at many local factories in the Fulton area. Tom was an Army National Guard veteran serving from 1955 to 1956. He had wintered in Las Vegas for 6 years, enjoying visits to many of the casinos. Tom had a love for scratch off lotto tickets. He played them every day. He was predeceased by his mother, Dorothy (Jones) Dorval; father, Thomas Dorval, Sr.; and brother, C. Robert Dorval.
Surviving; his wife of 43 years, Ora Lee Calkins Dorval; daughters, Darci (Richard) Bowering, Charrise (Jeff) St. Onge and Sandra (Thomas) Peninger; a sister, Shirley (Gerald) Galletta; 10 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren.
A celebration of life will be held Wednesday 4 to 7 p.m. at the Fulton Elks Club, 57 Pierce Drive, Fulton. Burial will be at Jacksonville Cemetery, Lysander.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Oswego Oncology, Mary and Charley Haney Fund, 140 West Sixth Street, Oswego, 13126. Foster Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.