A. Waterman, 90, died Monday, April 8, at Lewis County
Residential Health Care Facility where he has resided since
Born Oct. 15,
1922, in Barnes Corners, the son of the late Arthur and the
late Geneva Fee Waterman, he attended Lowville Free
Academy and received his GED. He continued his education and
became a licensed practical nurse.
Cecil went to work for Payne Jones and retired from Pajco
Mfg. as a machine tender in 1984.
He married Mary A. Herman on June 3, 1950, at Adams. Cecil
and Mary made their home on the corner of Clinton and West
State Streets. Mary died on February 1, 2006.
Cecil was also former resident of Valley View Courts.
He is survived by a daughter and her husband, Jan and
John Cieslak, Crystaldale; a brother and his wife, Duane and
Elsie Waterman, Peru, N.Y.; a large extended family from
A daughter, Christine A. Richardson, died before him.
Cecil enjoyed the outdoors, spending time on the St.
Lawrence River, and the Adirondacks.
He was very proud to have written and published a collection
of his poetry.
A funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, April 11, at the
Sundquist Funeral Home with Rev. Bruce W. Chapman, retired
minister, officiating. A calling hour will be prior to the
Burial will be in Lowville Rural Cemetery in May.
Memorials in Cecil’s name may be made to: Joseph’s
Indian School, 1301 N. Main Street, Chamberlain, SD. www.stjo.org.
condolences should be sent to
Information provided by Sundquist
Funeral Home and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.