HENDERSON, NY — Sidney E. Moreton, 80, Henderson, passed away Friday, July 9, 2021, at the Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown.
Calling hours will be 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at the Carpenter-Stoodley Funeral Home, Belleville, with a prayer service to follow at 8 p.m.
He is survived by his wife Linda; a daughter Shari (Ken) Gerni, a son James (Christine) Moreton all of Henderson; grandchildren Lynne (Mike) Dowe, Cleveland, OH and Sean (Patricia) Gerni, Henderson; 9 great grandchildren; his brother Gerald, Canastota and his sister Rosemary Zehr, Watertown; many nieces and nephews.
A brother Roger predeceased him on June 3 of this year.
Sid married Linda Draper April 21, 1962.
He was born Aug. 8, 1940, in the town of Worth, a son to Arthur and Doris Leepy Moreton. He graduated in 1958 from Union Academy Belleville.
Sid started hauling canned milk from local dairy farms while in high school and continued after graduation, later converting to bulk tank trucks. He started and operated a sawmill from 1970 along with the trucking. From 1993 to his retirement in 2003 he was an operator and partner of M&T Transport Mannsville, NY.
Online condolences may be made at www.carpenterstoodley.com.