|Birth: ||Apr. 21, 1916|
|Death: ||Jan. 5, 2004|
GILBOA, NY — William P. Ackerley, 87 years, of Gilboa passed away at St. Peter's Hospital in Albany, on Jan. 5, 2004.
He was born in Margaretville, on April 21, 1916, son of the late Preston and Bertha (Barkman) Ackerley.
William was a dairy farmer and was a school-bus driver for many years for the Gilboa-Conesville Central School.
He will be remembered by his family and friends as a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
Surviving are his loving wife for 67 years, Marjorie (Faulkner) Ackerley; three daughters, Jackie Cotter and her husband, Kevin, of Johnstown, Iris Wood and her husband, Milton, of Breakabeen, and Joyce Stuver of Middleburgh; two sons, Douglas Ackerley and his wife, Betty, of Flatcreek, and Donald Ackerley and his wife, Barbara, of Hobart; also surviving are 18 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.
He was predeceased by a son, Gary Ackerley; three brothers; and three sisters.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Jan. 10, 2004, at 1 p.m. at the Fultonham Methodist Church on Route 30 in Fultonham.
As to his wishes, cremation was at the Albany Rural Cemetery.
Those who desire may contribute in his memory to the Conesville Rescue Squad.
Arrangements by the Cunningham Funeral Home, 4898 SR81, Greenville.
Albany Rural Cemetery
New York, USA
Created by: Linda
Record added: Sep 19, 2012
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