Arnold "Tiny" D. Aldridge, Jr., 44, of Edwards and formerly of Gouverneur
Arnold D. “Tiny” Aldridge Jr., age 44, of Edwards and formerly of Gouverneur, passed away on Sunday, March 3, 2013 at his home under the loving care of his family.
Arnold was born on October 22, 1968 in Gouverneur, NY to Arnold D. and Nora J. (Reynolds) Aldridge Sr. He attended Gouverneur Central School and then was a bus driver for the Gouverneur Central School district for 22 years. He married Verna I. O’Shea on November 8, 2008 at the Gouverneur VFW. A previous marriage to Glennis Woodrow ended in divorce.
Arnold was a member of the Sons of the Legion, the DADS of the Gouverneur VFW and was a former member of the Gouverneur Fire Department. He enjoyed car shopping, going out dancing, listening to his scanner, going to parades and spending time with his friends and family.
Arnold is survived by his wife, Verna I.O. Aldridge of Edwards; his mother, Nora J. Aldridge of Edwards; a brother and sister-in-law, Douglas J. and Nichole Aldridge of Gouverneur; a sister and brother-in-law, Carolyn J. and Dale Barker of Edwards; 5 half brother-in-laws; 3 half sister-in-laws; 55 nieces and nephews; 20 great nieces and nephews. He was especially close to his niece Amber and his nephews Christopher, Derek and Hunter. He is also survived by several aunts, uncles and cousins.
He is predeceased by his father, Arnold D. Aldridge Sr.
Donations may be made in Arnold’s memory to the Gouverneur and Edwards Volunteer Fire and Rescue.
Condolences may be made online at www.frenchfuneralhomes.com.
Thursday, March 26, 2015, Watertown, NY
Funeral Homes Listings
Bossuot-Lundy Funeral Home, Carthage
Calarco, D.L. Funeral Home, Watertown
Costello Funeral Service, Alexandria Bay
Cummings Funeral Service
Frederick Bros Funeral Home, Theresa
Hart & Bruce Funeral Home, Watertown
Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter
Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown
Cleveland Funeral Home, Watertown
Cleveland Funeral Home,,Cape Vincent
Becker-Cleveland Funeral Home, Chaumont
Bezanilla-McGraw Funeral Home, Carthage
T.R. Jetty Funeral Home, Clayton
Piddock Funeral Home, Adams
Adirondack Funeral Home, Croghan
Iseneker Funeral Home, Lowville
Scanlon Funeral Home, Croghan
Scanlon Funeral Home, Harrisville
Sundquist Funeral Home, Lowville
St. Lawrence County
IslandView Funeral Services, Morristown
Hammill Funeral Home, Winthrop
Buck Funeral Home, Norwood
Fox-McLellan Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
French Funeral Home, Gouverneur
Green Funeral Home, Gouverneur
Allen-Nichols Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
Lawrence Funeral Home, Canton
O'Leary Funeral Home, Canton
Allen-Denesha Funeral Home, De Kalb Junction
French Funeral Home Inc., Gouverneur
French Funeral Home Inc., Edwards
French Funeral Home Inc., Star Lake