May 25, 2012
NATURAL BRIDGE, N.Y.
Ronald Francis Bigness, “Buster Brown,” 77, of 43720 State Route 3, died Friday, May 25,
at Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse where he had been a patient for a few weeks.
Born Jan. 27, 1935, in Lowville, the son of Leon and Marion Disotell
Bigness, he attended school in Natural Bridge.
He was a self-employed mechanic.
He married Carol Ann Foy on June 5, 1981m in Beaver Falls. She died before him.
He loved fishing, hunting, camping and tinkering with anything.
Surviving are a step-daughter, Barbara Carr, Watertown;
a daughter, Katherine Gural, Spring, Texas; four grandchildren, Joseph, Robert, Jessica, and Chelsea;
two grandsons, a grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, Natalie Strough, Josh and Gage
Carr; a half sister, Eleanor Martin; an aunt, Anna Farr;
several nieces, nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.
Two sisters, Anna and Isabelle, died before him.
There will be no public calling hours.
A graveside service will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 30, in Hillside Cemetery in Natural Bridge with
Rev. Linda J. Harris, officiating.
Arrangements are being handled by Lundy Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Inc.,
500 State St., Carthage.
Information provided by Bossuot-Lundy Funeral Home,
and Newzjunky.com, Watertown, N.Y.