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Percy O. Risedorph
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Birth: Nov. 16, 1908
Chenango County
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 30, 2001
New Berlin
Chenango County
New York, USA

Percy O. Risedorph

COLUMBUS Percy O. Risedorph, 93, of the town of Columbus passed away Dec. 30, 2001, in New Berlin.

He was born Nov. 16, 1908, in the town of Columbus, the son of Jay and Goldie (Wiltsie) Risedorph.

He married Winifred Louise Rogers on Sept. 7, 1940. She predeceased him Feb. 13, 1999.

He spent his childhood in the Columbus area. He was a graduate of New Berlin Central School.

He was an audio technician for Wilber Audio & Visual in New Berlin. He also worked for Simmons Precision of Norwich and later retired from the State University College at Oneonta.

He was a member of the Columbus Quarter Church in the town of Columbus.

He served in the U.S. Army from 1943-1945 during World War II as a radio repairman. He was a member of Phoebus Lodge No. 82 F&AM and the American Legion No. 0348.

In the earlier years, he enjoyed bowling, fishing at his cottage on the St. Lawrence River in Canada and playing cards.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, Jan. 3, 2002, at 2 p.m. at the Dakin Funeral Home in New Berlin, with the Rev. Ernest Clemons of Leonardsville officiating. A Masonic service will be held at 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Calling hours will be held Thursday, Jan. 3, 2002, from noon to 2 p.m., preceding the funeral service at the Dakin Funeral Home in New Berlin.

Interment will be in Columbus Corners Cemetery, town of Columbus.

Memorial donations may be made to the New Berlin Fire Department, New Berlin.

Published in The Daily Star on Jan. 2, 2002.
Family links: 
  H. Jay Risedorph (1885 - 1975)
  Goldia E. Wiltsie Risedorph (1887 - 1958)
  W. Louise Rogers Risedorph (1913 - 1999)
Columbus Corners Cemetery
Chenango County
New York, USA
Created by: Donna Davenport
Record added: May 15, 2013
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 Added: May. 15, 2013

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