Frederick S. Davenport

July 25, 2012  

Fredrick C.  Davenport, 51, of Carthage, passed away Tuesday, July 24, at Carthage Area Hospital.

Calling hours will be from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, July 28, at Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., Lowville. A graveside service will be held at 5 p.m. in Lowville Rural Cemetery.

Mr. Davenport was born on August 4, 1960 in Lowville, a son of the late Frederick Davenport and Lena Roggie. He graduated from Carthage Central School. While he was in school, he was active with the FFA, and worked on area farms.  He worked on the Colwell farm, and for the Farney family farm in Lowville.  

Mr. Davenport went to work on Fort Drum, and went overseas in 2004 to work on the Black Hawk helicopters in Jordan. Currently he was an aircraft mechanic technician on Fort Drum Airfield since 2002. 

Fred enjoyed hunting, fishing and his dogs, Jay, Kay and Tanner.  He was an avid NASCAR fan.  He loved cutting wood, and taking care of all of the neighbors on his block by mowing lawns, blowing snow, and being there for them.

Surviving are his mother, Lena Gadbaw of Carthage; two sisters, Sharon Gadbaw Fernando and her husband Sunil of Great Bend; Patricia Gadbaw and her fiancé, Timothy Prashaw of Gouverneur; a niece, Tanya Gadbaw Neitzke and her husband Erich of Mount Prospect, IL.  

He was predeceased by his father, Frederick Davenport.

Contributions may be made to your local S.P.C.A.

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Information provided by Iseneker Funeral Home of Lowville and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.