Funeral services for Charles Bloodough, age 94, of the Bloodough Road, Ogdensburg, will be held on Saturday, January 2, 2016, at 12:00PM at Galilee United Methodist Church with Rev. Thomas Nichols officiating. Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery. Calling hours will be held from 11:00AM until the time of the funeral services on Saturday, January 2, 2016 at Galilee United Methodist Church. Arrangements are entrusted to Frary Funeral Home. Mr. Bloodough passed away Wednesday, December 30, 2015, surrounded by his family.
Charlie is survived by his wife, Helen; his children, Susan and her husband, Kenneth Earl, of Lake George, NY, Pamela and her husband, Clinton Rumrill, of Lake George, NY, Charles Bloodough and his wife, Beverly, of Ogdensburg, NY, Diane Storie and her fiancé, Bruce Lewis, of Gouverneur, NY, Timothy Bloodough of Ogdensburg, NY and Wendy and her husband, Gary Baldwin of Ogdensburg, NY; fifteen grandchildren and twenty-two great grandchildren. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his sister, Mabel Gilbeau; niece, Claire Peto; son-in-law, Kennedy Storie and a grandson, Kennedy Storie.
Charles was born on August 24, 1921, in Ogdensburg, NY, the son of Ernest and Bessie (Montroy) Bloodough. Charlie was a 1939 graduate of OFA. He married the former Helen Bromling on August 27, 1944. He lived his entire life on the family farm. Charlie enjoyed seeing the new animals being born and the new crops growing.
Charlie was an avid sportsman. He belonged to the Spruce Mountain Hunting Club. He made several moose hunting trips to Newfoundland.
Charlie’s greatest joy was his family. He loved having a houseful. He was a devoted husband of 71 years and father of his six children.
We would like to thank the care given to Charlie by Hospice plus the nursing staff of Claxton Hepburn and on the 2nd Floor.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Charlie’s memory to the St. Lawrence Valley Chapter of Hospice and Palliative Care, Galilee United Methodist Church and the Morristown Rescue Squad.