• Charles L. Wilcox


    February 16, 2021

    Charles “Dick” Wilcox, 83, of Chittenango passed away Tuesday at the V.A. Medical Center. Born in Stoughton, Massachusetts, Dick was a long time resident of Manlius moving to Chittenango 13 years ago. He was a mail carrier with the U.S. Postal Service in Manlius for 30 years prior to retirement. He was a U.S. Navy veteran serving from 1956-1960. Dick was a member of the William Cain American Legion Post #1287 in Chittenango and a past member of the Manlius Fire Department. He had a great interest in the history of the Civil War and enjoyed Bluegrass music. He was predeceased by his wife Joan in 2013. He is survived by his son Charles R. “Dick” Wilcox Jr. of Chittenango and several nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be 5-7 pm Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at the G.F. Zimmer Funeral Home, 702 Legion Drive, Chittenango. A Fireman’s prayer service will follow the calling hours. Spring burial will be in Manlius Village Cemetery. Contributions in his memory may be made to the Manlius or Chittenango Fire Department.

                                             G.F. ZIMMER F.H.

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