Surviving are his wife of 66 years, the former Lola Shephard; his two Sons, Donald (Jody) Upton of Clayton and Mark (Lynn) Upton of Moravia, NY; four Grandchildren, Shelly, Charles, Sarah and Luke and one Great-Grandchild, Calvin.
Funeral Services will be held Wednesday at 1 P.M. from the Harter Funeral Home, 2983 W. Main Street Parish, NY. Burial will be in Maple Lawn Cemetery, Dugway. Friends may call from 11 AM to 1 P.M. at the Funeral Home prior to the service.
Contributions may be made to Hospice of the Finer Lakes, 1130 Corporate Drive Auburn, NY 1302.