Gene R. Dedrick

Born: Mon., Apr. 29, 1946
Died: Fri., Aug. 3, 2018


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Mon., Aug. 06, 2018
Location: Weedsport Location

Funeral Service

10:30 AM Tue., Aug. 07, 2018
Location: Port Byron Federated Church

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Gene R. Dedrick 72, of Port Byron, died Friday August 3, 2018. Surrounded by his loving family, Gene died at his home on Centerport Road
Early Friday morning following a battle with cancer.
Born April 29, 1946 in Auburn, he was a graduate of port Byron High School. Gene cared deeply about his community and served on the
Town of Mentz Zoning Board, Planning Board, as a Town Councilman. He Served as both the Deputy and  Superintendent of the Mentz
Highway Department for many years as well as care taker of the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Gene had previously worked as a
Union Mason, and was Chairman of the Town’s Democratic Committee.
He enjoyed  his time spent with family, and hunting and fishing.
Gene is survived by his wife of 47 years, Gail Redmond Dedrick, a daughter, Tracey (Jeff) Lippert of Clyde, three sons, Twins, Duane (Michelle M.) Dedrick of
Camillus, and Christopher (Michelle R.) Dedrick of Throop, and Clint (Laurie) Dedrick of Port Byron, 25 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.
Predeceasing Mr. Dedrick, was his mother, Elizabeth Walters Dedrick and a brother, Donald Dedrick.
Funeral Services will be held 10:30 am Tuesday  in The Port Byron Federated Church on Tex pultz Parkway. Burial will be in Mt. pleasant Cemetery.
Friends are invited to call on the Dedrick family Monday from 4 to 8 at White Chapel Funeral Home, 2719 Erie Dr. Weedsport.
Contributions may be made to the Port Byron Volunteer Fire Department in Gene’s memory.      

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ROSE Pangburn
   Posted Sat August 04, 2018
We are very sorry for your loss

Lori Talbot
   Posted Sat August 04, 2018
Gail and family, I just can't say enough goodness about Gene. He was truly an amazing man, with a heart of gold. He will be missed by many, but have a lot of fantastic memories...R.I.P. Geno, you have earned your wings.....

Richard L. Chilson
   Posted Sat August 04, 2018
I am so sorry for your loss. He was only one of the few great men I have had the pleasure of knowing.

Linda Scripa
   Posted Sun August 05, 2018
I am very sorry for loss.

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