William Hamilton Sr., 83

FULTON, NY – William Hamilton Sr., 83, of Pennellville, died Tuesday June 10, 2014, at home.

He was born in Syracuse, NY, and was a lifetime resident of Volney until 2010 when he moved to Pennellville.

As a child he grew up on a farm and later in life he continued to work in farming, and silo construction.

Mr. Hamilton was past employed as a truck driver and he retired from OCO, Fulton, where he worked as a bus driver and aide for 25 years.

He was a past member of the Fulton Moose Lodge and he enjoyed bowling at the Fulton Recreation Club and Lakeview Lanes.

Mr. Hamilton was predeceased by his granddaughter Tabitha.

He is survived by his six children: Cheryl Hamilton of Pennellville, William Hamilton Jr., of Fulton, Michele Bradley of Fulton, Theresa Akarpinar of Granby, Eric Hamilton of Hannibal and Joanne Taylor of Granby; 17 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Burial will be held privately.

Calling hours will be conducted from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesday at the Sugar Funeral Home, 224 W. Second St. S., Fulton.