Tracey E. Hotaling, 73

FULTON, NY – Tracey E. Hotaling, 73, of Oswego, NY, died Sunday July 22, 2012, at University Hospital, Syracuse after a long illness.

He was the son of the late Tracey and Bernis (Winks) Hotaling.

Mr. Hotaling was a resident of Fulton for more than 47 years and just recently moved to Oswego.

Mr. Hotaling was past employed with Londy Argo, Syracuse, as a house mover.

He enjoyed making people smile and he loved to fish.

Mr. Hotaling was predeceased by his wife, Virginia Hotaling, in 2011.

He is survived by two children: Teresa (Rick) Maine of Hannibal and Trace (Carol) Hotaling of Volney; four step-children: David Phillips of Phoenix, Liz Terrimiggi of Fulton, Billy Phillips of Phoenix and Helen Short of Oswego; two sisters: Patricia Fellows of Phoenix and Janet Sheets of Auburn, NY; five grandchildren: Rick, Connie, Shirley, Terri and Brian; and several great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Graveside services and burial will be held 9 a.m. Friday at Mount Adnah Cemetery with Rev. Sandra Rude officiating.

Calling hours will be conducted 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. Second St. S., Fulton.