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William Elmer Rood

William Elmer Rood

Male 1913 - 1996  (83 years)


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  • Name William Elmer Rood 
    Born 8 Mar 1913 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Dec 1996 
    Age 83 years 
    Person ID I50736  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Ancestors William Henry Rood,   b. 21 Aug 1873, Mexico, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1961, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Addie Laura Hubbard,   b. 5 Sep 1878,   d. 21 Oct 1963, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 5 Oct 1902  Mexico, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F17926  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • WILLIAM E. ROODShow Details
      Post-Standard, The (Syracuse, NY) - December 14, 1996Browse Issues
      William E. Rood, 83, of Baldwinsville died Friday at the Birchwood Home Health Center after a long illness.

      Mr. Rood was raised in Parish and Pulaski. He graduated from Pulaski High School and Morrisville College, majoring in agriculture. For 20 years, Mr. Rood worked for the state Department of Transportation's Bureau of Canals as a canal structure operator and chief lock operator. For 10 years, he was an assembler at Easy Washer Corp. while also working as a self-employed dairy farmer.

      Mr. Rood was a member of the Warners United Methodist Church, the Baldwinsville Rod and Gun Club and McHarris Legacy.

      Surviving are his wife, Marion; two brothers, Charles Frederick of Spring Hill, Fla., and Holland of Englewood, Fla.; five sisters, Orla Skinner and Elnora Rood, both of Pulaski, Nellie Pearson of Parish, Laura James of Syracuse and Anna Mae Reed of Onondaga Hill; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

      Services will be at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Warners First United Methodist Church, the Rev. Jack Kissell officiating. Burial will be in the Maple Lawn Cemetery, Dugway.

      There will be no calling hours. The family will receive friends after the service in the fellowship hall.

      Contributions may be made to the Baldwinsville Public Library or the Warners United Methodist Church.

      Gates Funeral Home, Baldwinsville, has charge of arrangements.