February 22, 2011
George W. Beckwith, 78, of Fulton, died Tuesday in St. Joseph Hospital, Syracuse. Mr. Beckwith was the son of the late Millard and Betty Beckwith, and he has been a life resident of Fulton. Mr. Beckwith was cost accountant for Nestle’s Co., Fulton for forty years. He was a member of the Fulton’s Lions and the Fulton’s Men’s Choir. He is survived by his loving family Margaret White Beckwith of Fulton his wife of Forty-six years and sons George (Christine) Beckwith of Fulton, Bill (Sue) Beckwith of Fulton, brother Millard Beckwith Jr. of Fulton. In addition he is survived by his much-loved grandchildren Megan, Courtney, Austin, Callie, and Evan, several nieces and nephews and his loved grand-dog Brandy. Spring burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, with a graveside services. A gathering for family and friends will follow the cemetery services in the spring. Donations may be made in George’s name to the Fulton Athletic Boosters Club C/O Dan Shue 31 Aspen Cove LN, Fulton NY 13069. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar Funeral Home 224 West Second Street, Fulton.