COPENHAGEN, NY – Edward F Clemons, 84, of Seven By Nine Road, passed away Thursday, June 3, 2021, at Samaritan Keep Home, Watertown, where he has resided for a short time.
Born Nov. 16, 1936, in Lowville, a son of the late Merwin and Nancy Stoffel Clemons, he attended school locally.
On Dec. 19, 1956, he married Wilma J. Watson in Lowville. Mrs. Clemons was a stay at home Mom, raising the couples’ five children and Ed was a self-employed milk hauler for over 40 years. He also served as highway superintendent for eight years.
Ed was a member of Barnes Corners United Methodist Church.
Ed was a devoted hard working family man who enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, traveling, reading, square dancing, card playing, and snowmobiling.
Ed’s greatest joy was his family. Ed and Wilma traveled with their camper for many years.
He is survived by his children and their spouses, Jeanie (Gregory) Powell of Three Mile Bay; Mike Clemons of Barnes Corners; Tami (Mike) Kogut of Watertown; Phil (Sharon) Clemons of Mannsville; Penny (Bernard) Thomas of Mannsville; five grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren; his siblings, Betty Chase, LeRoy Clemons, and Ernie (Marlene) Clemons; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was predeceased by his beloved wife, Wilma Clemons; a sister, Ida Weiler; a sister-in-law, Patricia A. Clemons.
A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, June 19, 2021, at Barnes Corner’s united Methodist Church with Rev. Tracy Cook, Pastor, officiating.
Contributions in Ed’s memory may be made to the Barnes Corners United Methodist Church, 27004 Loomis Road, Lorraine, NY 13659.
Arrangements are with Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., Lowville.