Funeral services for William C. Conliffe, age 93, of Ogdensburg will be held on Saturday (Sept 21, 2013) at 3:00 pm at the First Presbyterian Church in Ogdensburg with Rev. Laurena Will officiating.
His place of rest will be at Foxwood Memorial Park.
Calling hours will also be held on Saturday from 2:00 pm until the time of the service at the church.
Mr. Conliffe passed away Wednesday (Sept 11, 2013) at the Riverledge Healthcare Facility.
Surviving is Eleanor, his wife of 53 years; a daughter, Karen Percy & her husband Duane Cruttenden of Sebring, FL; sisters Isabel Dufore of Oswego, NY and Margaret Turnbull of Port Richey, FL; grandchildren James Percy & his wife Caroline of Jacksonville, FL, Brett Percy of Harleysville, PA, Meredith Booz & her husband Robert of Lansdale, PA & Jonathan Percy & his wife Michelle of Greensburg, PA; great-grandchildren Katherine Booz, Sarah Booz & Thomas Percy and several nieces, nephews & cousins.
Two sisters, Dorothy Whiston & Evelyn (Peggy) Pelletier, predeceased him.
Bill was born on July 20, 1920 in Aultsville, Ontario Canada, a son of the late William & Evelyn (Clark) Conliffe.
He graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy and entered the US Army Air Corp during WWII and served in Central Burma as a Med Tech. He also received The American Campaign Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, Good Conduct Medal & the World War II Victory Medal during his enlistment.
He worked at Diamond National and General Motors as a millwright during his career, and was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Ogdensburg where he also served as a deacon for many years.
He was an active bowler in the Ogdensburg Bowling League and received several trophies for his ability. He was a longtime blood donor, volunteered for Meals on Wheels, enjoyed his pets and was a very hard worker throughout his lifetime.
Memorial contributions can be made to the First Presbyterian Church, 423 Ford Street, Ogdensburg, NY 13669.
Condolences can be shared also online at www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com.
Sunday, April 19, 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