CARTHAGE, NY – Herbert Dean Widrick, 88, died Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, at Carthage Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing.
Mr. Widrick was born July 24, 1932, in Croghan, the son of the late Daniel M. and Rose L. (Martin) Widrick of Castorland. He received his schooling in Naumburg.
He served in the United States Air Force from 1952 until 1957 and was stationed in New York, Texas, South Carolina, Germany and France.
Later, Mr. Widrick worked for James River in Carthage, retiring after 27 years of service. He also worked at AMF in Lowville, Mosers Trucking in Castorland and various other short-term jobs.
He liked black powder hunting and working in his garden. He also enjoyed raising white face beef calves.
He has three surviving brothers, Darius, Duane, and Clyde and a sister, Charlotte.
He was predeceased by his wife, Shirley, and two brothers, Clarence and Donald.
He leaves behind his children, Terry Mono, Candy Lawton, Karmel Levers, Robin Phillips, and Wayne, Dean, Timothy and Cindy Widrick as well as many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in Fairview Cemetery.
Arrangements are with Lundy Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Inc.
Condolences can be made online at www.lundyfuneralhome.com.