April 6, 2013
Carlisle, 72, of Huntington Street, passed Friday, April 5,
at home surrounded by his family and under the care of
Hospice of Jefferson County.
Born Dec. 12, 1940, in Alexandria Bay, the son of the late
Ralph Carlisle and the late Ruth M. Scott Carlisle, he
attended Alexandria Central School.
He married Shirley J. Dunn on Oct.10, 1962, at the
Reformed Church of the Thousand Islands, Alexandria Bay.
Mrs. Carlisle died Jan. 30, 2007.
Mr. Carlisle was the owner and operator of Carlisle Music in
Watertown and a musician, performing with Northern Express
with his wife, who was the drummer.
He was a member of the Watertown Baptist Temple.
Mr. Carlisle enjoyed riding his motorcycle, playing guitar,
singing, writing music, watching Western movies, watching
birds, hunting and spending time with his grandchildren and
Survivors include four daughters and a son-in-law, Shirley
and Robert Howard, Ruth Gonzalez and her companion, Rick
Morse, Gail Tripp, Joan Carlisle and her companion, Stu
Salisbury, all of Watertown, Grandchildren, DeOnna Hairston,
Shalana Storino, Quinton Tripp, Hayden Tripp, OnnaLisa
Lieberman, Jeffrey Lieberman, Jr., Casandra Lieberman,
Morgan Howard, Savanah Howard, Brianna Howard, Chelsea
Howard, Jasmin Howard Ryan Jeffers, Corey Gonzales and
Amanda Gonzales; great grandchildren, Brayden Davis, Logan
Hairston, Peyton Hairston, Bailey Connelly, Sophiee
Buffington, Lilah Buffington, Christopher Jeffers and Noah
Blasco; one sister, Sandra Pike, Okla.; three brothers and a
sister-in-law, Rodney and Marion Carlisle, Dale and Larry,
all of Watertown; and a sister-in-law, Sharon Presley,
A son, Larry Carlisle and a brother, Leon Carlisle, both
died before him.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday, April 11, at Frederick
Bros. Funeral Home, Theresa, with Rev. Dewey Stewart III of
the Watertown Baptist Temple officiating. Burial will be in
Barnes Settlement Cemetery, Alexandria Bay.
Calling hours are 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, at the
Donations may be made to Hospice of Jefferson County.
Condolences may be made online at www.frederickbrosfuneralhome.com.
Information provided by Frederick
Bros. Funeral Home, Inc. and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.