Funeral services for Richard B. Bedford, Jr.-age 36 of 818
Lafayette Street will be held on Monday, January 14, 2008 at 3:00 pm at Frary
Funeral Home with Rev. Walter Smith officiating. Interment will be in Foxwood Memorial Park. Calling hours will be held on Monday at the
funeral home from 12:00 pm until the time of the service. Mr. Bedford died unexpectedly on Friday
morning, January 11, 2008 following an automobile accident.
Mr. Bedford is survived by his parents Richard and Elfie
Bedford of Morristown, one son, Richard Bedford, III, his companion Hannah
Gladle of Ogdensburg, two sisters; Trina Bedford and Erica Bedford both of
Ogdensburg, three nieces; Karen, Kelsey and Kaylee, his paternal grandfather
William R. Bedford of Brockville, and his maternal grandparents; Richard and
Annielise Peterson of Rome, NY. He is
predeceased by his paternal grandmother; Beatrice Bedford.
Mr. Bedford was born on March 9, 1971 in Montreal, Canada;
the son of Richard and Elfie (Peterson) Bedford. He attended schools Syracuse and graduated
from Morristown Central School in 1989 where he enjoyed basketball. He graduated from Canton ATC in 1991 with a
degree in business. He worked at various
restaurants in the area but was currently employed as the head chef at the Granview
Restaurant. He enjoyed collecting
baseball cards and memorabilia, wrestling, and watching the Pittsburgh Steelers
and the Syracuse Orangemen.
Memorial contributions can be made to the St. Lawrence
Federal Credit Union Trust Account for Richard Bedford, III.