Herbert Conto, age 58, of Patterson Street, Ogdensburg passed away on Saturday, April 19, 2014, at his home under the care of his family and Hospice of St. Lawrence Valley.
Arrangements are entrusted to Frary Funeral Home. There will be no funeral services or calling hours.
Herbert is survived by his son; Herbert of Ogdensburg; a sister, Joan, and her husband, Dennis Harris, of Russell, NY; two brothers, Charles and his wife, Naomi, of Lucas, IA and John and his wife, Janet, of Dover Plains, NY; a brother-in-law, Tom Wing and sister-in-law, Barbara Conto; a step daughter, Tabath Shenk; two grandchildren, Shyann Shenk and Jeffrey McCarthy; several nieces and nephews and close friend, Sally Wing.
He is predeceased by two sisters; Beverly Pelkey and Sue Wing and four brothers, James Conto, George, Richard and Patrick Condon.
He was born on June 17, 1955, in Massena, the son of Charles and Hattie McFaul Conto. He graduated from Webutuck High School and then went on to join the United States Army from 1976 to 1977 when he was honorably discharged. After leaving the military he then went to Canton ATC where he went to school for mortuary science. He later went to work at the Wassaic Development Center in Amenia, NY and retired in 2013 after 25 years of service.
Herbert enjoyed hunting and fishing. He also belonged to the CSEA and American Legion Post 1949.
Online condolences may be made at www.fraryfuneralhome.com/obituaries.
Tuesday, May 24, 2016, 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
LaRue & Pitcher 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