July 7, 2010
Robert C. Duttinger, 62; of Granby died Wednesday, July 7, 2010 at home surrounded by family. He was born in Wilkes Barre, PA and he has been a longtime resident of Oswego County. Robert was a beloved husband, father, and grandfather. His greatest legacy was said to be his love and exceptional closeness with his family and friends. Robert was a United States Veteran having served 2 tours of duty with the Navy during the Vietnam War from 1965 to 1971 stationed on the USS Chipola and Arakara. He was a self-employed carpenter before he retired from Oswego Hospital in 1998 as a NYS Certified Building Mechanic. Robert was pre-deceased by his father Robert L. Duttinger and his brother William Duttinger. He is survived by his wife of 40 years Lynn (DiGuardi) Duttinger of Granby, his 4 children: Robert J. Duttinger of Granby, NY; Carolyn (Eric) LaRoche of Chesapeake, VA, Chrissa (Todd) Butler of Oswego, NY, Sarah Duttinger of Chesapeake, VA; his mother Charlotte Entz of Hamlin, NY, 6 siblings: Kenneth Duttinger of Rochester, NY; Terrance Duttinger of Rochester, NY, David Duttinger of Hamlin, NY, Martin Duttinger of Rochester, NY, Margaret Frank of Spencerport, NY, Elaine Smith of Rochester, NY, 5 grandchildren: Alex and Logan LaRoche, Adam and Abigail Butler, Jamison Simms, and several nieces, nephews, and extended family. Memorial Services will be held 9:30 AM Monday at Holy Trinity Church, Fulton where a mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. Robert Stephenson. Burial will be held privately. There will be no calling hours. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton.