NY — Wilfred
“Russell” Carter, 83, passed away Friday,
Feb. 10, 2017, at Carthage Hospital Skilled Nursing
Born Sept. 17, 1933, in Copenhagen, the son of Nelson Edwin
Carter and Nellie Jane Hopseker, he graduated high school
from Copenhagen Central in 1952.
Mr. Carter worked at Agway in Watertown and Castorland until
he retired and also worked on his family farm for 20
He loved his dog, Tasha.
is survived by a brother, Gerald (Sally) Carter, Copenhagen;
a sister, Ruby Jean (Milton) Lehman, Croghan; many loving
nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by siblings Velma (Clarence) Fenton,
Shirley (Fuller) Colvin, Kenneth (Martha) Carter, and
Bernard (Dorothy) Carter.
are with Lundy Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Inc.
Calling hours will be held 1 to 2 p.m. Sunday, February 12,
at The Chapel, 10229 Washington St., Copenhagen. A funeral service
will follow at 2
p.m. at The Chapel in Copenhagen.
Spring burial will be in Swinburne Cemetery in Deer River.
lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of
Online condolences may be made at www.lundyfuneralhome.com.
Information provided by Lundy Funeral Home
and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.