ALEXANDRIA BAY, NY — William E. Klock, 80, Alexandria Bay, NY, passed away peacefully on July 20, 2022, at his home where he was surrounded by his loving family.
He was born on Oct. 2, 1941, in Watertown, NY, son of the late Preston and Madeline Klock.
Following high school he enlisted in the Navy in 1959 and was honorably discharged in 1962.
William worked 25 years for the former Sicard Industry in Watertown. He then worked at Empire Boat Line, Bonnie Castle Marina and Admirals Inn in Alex Bay.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by one brother, Clarence Klock.
Surviving besides his wife Corinne, are his two sons and their wives, Darin (Jill) Trickey, Alex Bay, NY, Charles (Lesa) Klock, Theresa, NY; three grandchildren, Brian Trickey, Trevor and Ethan Klock; two great grandchildren; and a sister Alice Dixon, Arthurdale, West Virginia.
There will be no funeral or calling hours. Private services and arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter.
The family wish to thank the Veterans Affairs medical staff and volunteer drivers for help with care and needs during a long illness, Alex Bay Ambulance Squad and Hospice of Jefferson County.
Donations in Williams memory may be made to the Alexandria Bay Fire Department 110 Walton St., Alexandria Bay, NY 13607.
Online condolence may be left at www,dexterfuneralhome.com