Gerald F. Bidwell, 67, of Mill St, Watertown died at his home Monday March 31, 2014.

Mr. Bidwell was born September 7, 1946 in Cape Vincent, NY to Carl and Harriett (Morehouse) Bidwell. He graduated from Cape Vincent High School in 1965. Mr. Bidwell served in the United States Army and was wounded twice  during the Vietnam War.

Mr. Bidwell enjoyed fishing, TV, crossword puzzles the outdoors and especially his family.

Surviving are two sons, David Bidwell and Timothy Bidwell, step sons Bernard Miles, Bucky Miles and James Lawrence, step daughters Phyllis Miles, Carmella Miles, Stephanie Stevenson and Lena Parker, a sister Jeanette, and brothers Carl and William, 10 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his daughter Diane Bidwell, two sisters Patricia Smith and Beatrice Radley and a brother Edward.

Private services will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are with the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home. Condolences may be made at