GLENFIELD, NY – David M. Gydesen, 48, of River Street, Glenfield, passed away early Wednesday evening, March 4, 2020, at Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown, surrounded by his loved ones.
The funeral will be 6 p.m. Saturday, March 7, 2020, at Bethel Church of the Nazarene, Lowville. Calling hours are from 3 to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, March 7, 2020, at the church. Spring burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Carthage.
Born April 21, 1971, in Watertown, NY, a son of Gordon and Marilyn Luther Gydesen, he graduated in 1991 from NYSSD, Rome, NY.
He worked for Kraft in Lowville while in school and continued to work there for many years.
On April 8, 2006, he married Brenda Scougal at the Nazarene Church, Carthage with Pastor Kramer officiating.
He was a member of Bethel Church of the Nazarene, Lowville. He was also a member of 3G Fire Department and the NRA.
As an avid sportsman, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, four wheeling, snowmobiling and boating.
Most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his family, attending family gatherings, watching his boys play basketball, and taking them to Monster Jam.
He was an avid San Francisco 49ers fan.
Surviving are his wife, Brenda; two sons, David Jr. and Dylan; his parents, Marilyn and Raymond Armfield of Lyons Falls; Gordon and Bonnie Gydesen of Lowville; his maternal grandmother, Shela Luther of Lyons Falls; his siblings, Melissa and Steven Griffin; Angel Gydesen and her companion, Garrett Ostrom, Timmy Gydesen and his companion, Krista, Cory Morrison, Crystal Morrison and her companion Scott, Dawn Armfield and her companion Mark Peters, Carol Ann Armfield Thomas and her husband, David, Jessie Armfield and her companion, Jeremy Hicks; his mother and father-in-law, Clifford and Margaret Scougal and their children, Jennie, Mark, Cathy, and Audrey; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was predeceased by his maternal grandfather, Nelson Luther; his paternal grandparents, Francis and Lois Gydesen; a brother, Raymond Armfield, Jr.; an uncle, Thomas Gydesen; mother-in-law, Sharon Dekin; and a brother-in-law, Bryan Stevenson.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to 3G Fire Department, P.O. Box 112, Glenfield, NY 13343 or the American Kidney Fund, 11921 Rockville Pike, Suite 300, Rockville, MD 20852.
Condolences may be made online at www.isenekerfuneralhome.com.