In Memory of Arthur J. Golder, Sr

July 2, 1926 - February 20, 2023

Resided in Deerfield, NY


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Arthur J. Golder, Sr, 96, of Deerfield, died on Monday, February 20, 2023, at his home.

He was born on July 2, 1926, in Utica, a son of the late Boyd and Harriet Frey Golder. He was educated locally and graduated from Utica College. He proudly served in the United States Navy during WWII.

Art married Darlene Nunneker on July 24, 1971 and she died on October 19, 1985. He worked for General Electric and retired after many years of service.

He was a member of the Kiwanis Club and enjoyed working on electronics with his free time.

He is survived by his son, Arthur J. Golder, grandchildren, Alicia Golder and her husband, Ralph, Lee Ann Oliver and her husband, Jim and Charles Draper and his wife, Jamie; many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his special friends, Robert, Donna, Ryan and Sierra Nudo, Carmen Rizzuti, and Tyler Dunn. He was predeceased by his daughter, Gail Draper and son in law, David Draper.

A graveside service will be on Thursday, February 23, at 11:00 am in Forest Hill Cemetery. Arrangements are with Friedel, Williams & Edmunds Funeral and Cremation Services, 13 Oxford Rd., New Hartford.

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