FULTON, NY – William I. Baldwin, 87, of Fulton died Wednesday July 4, 2012, at home with his family.
He was born in Irving, MA., to the late Milton and Matilda (Kline) Baldwin.
He was a resident of Fulton for most of his life and later in retirement he and his wife wintered in Florida.
Mr. Baldwin was a United States veteran having served in the Army during World War II.
He retired from Sealright, Co. after 28 years and six years with Armstrong, Co., Fulton, as a chef with food service.
He was also a former member of the Knights of Columbus #254.
Mr. Baldwin was in charge of catering the Knights of Columbus functions for several years.
He was predeceased by his siblings: Frank Baldwin and Virginia Gifford.
Mr. Baldwin is survived by his wife of 66 years, Anna Mae (Hogan) Baldwin of Fulton; two children: William M. (Bonnie) Baldwin of North Carolina and Daryl Ann (Phillip) Cobb of Oswego; three siblings: Louis (Colleen) Baldwin, Milton (Nancy) Baldwin and Joan (Robert) Smith all of Fulton; four grandchildren: Tracie, Tim, Deana and Michelle; six great-grandchildren: Andrew, Gabriela, Greyson, Avery, Quinnton and Casey; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held 9:30 a.m. Saturday in the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. Second St. S., Fulton, with Rev. Robert Stephenson officiating.
Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton.
Calling hours will be conducted 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Sugar Funeral Home.
Contributions should be made to the Friends of Oswego County Hospice, Inc., PO Box 102, Oswego, NY 13126 or the Alzheimer’s Association of CNY 441 W. Kirkpatrick St., Syracuse, NY 13204.