Elton Lester Blodgett

Male Abt 1938 - Abt 2011  (~ 73 years)


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  • Name Elton Lester Blodgett 
    Born Abt 1938 
    Gender Male 
    Died Abt 2011 
    Person ID I33161  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Ancestors Lester Miles Blodgett,   b. 28 Nov 1913, Orwell, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1984, Orwell, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Marion Ruth Palmateer,   b. Rochester, Monroe County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 23 Apr 1932 
    Family ID F12332  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Lester M. Blodgett, 71

      Lester M. Blodgett, 71, of Stone Quarry Road, R.D. 1, Richland, former Town of Orwell highway superintendent, died Saturday, April 28, 1984, at his home, following a long illness.

      Born Nov, 28, 1912, son of Miles and Lilly Hilton Blodgett, he married Marion Ruth Palmateer on April 23, 1932. She died March 31, 1971.

      Mr. Blodgett was employed by the Town of Orwell highway department for 40 years. He was elected to serve as highway superintendent from 1958 to 1964, and again from 1970 to 1976.

      He was a member of the Orwell Union Church.

      Surviving are two sons, Alton (Pete) Blodgett, Williamstown, and Miles Blodgett, Orwell; two daughters, Mrs. Marie Trumble and Mrs. Shirley Halsey, both of Orwell; 19 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; a brother, Harold Blodgett, Orwell, and a sister, Mrs. Whiting (Decile) Hilton, Orwell.

      Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 1, at the Foster Hax Funeral Home, Pulaski, with Rev. Stanley Tanner, pastor of Orwell Union Church, officiating. Burial was in Evergreen Cemetery, Orwell.

      Source: Sandy Creek News, May 9, 1984