Robert A. Spafford, 81, Redwood

REDWOOD, NY — Robert A. Spafford, 81, of Redwood, NY passed away peacefully Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019.

Robert is a graduate of Oswego State and is a retired teacher from the North Syracuse Central School District.

Robert was predeceased by his wife Patricia Hurst.

Surviving to cherish his memory are his Son, Stephen R. Spafford (Patricia Aitcheson), and his beloved basset hound, Samantha. His sister, Joanne Spafford Howland and numerous nieces and nephews,

A Memorial Service followed by a reception will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 16,at the Reformed Church of the Thousand Isles, 54 Church St., Alexandria Bay.

Contributions may be made lieu of flowers in Robert’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN.