June 20, 2019
Roy Loomis, 86; of Fulton passed away at his daughter’s home in New Haven, NY surrounded by his devoted family. He was born in Marietta, NY to the late Perry and Mary (Grennell) Loomis Sr.
He has been a resident of Fulton for most of his life. Mr. Loomis was a United States Veteran having served as a private first class in the Army overseas for one tour of duty during the Korean War from 1952-1954. He worked in Construction as a pipe-layer with Pepper Bros Construction, Syracuse, NY; Santaro Construction, Syracuse, NY and Congel Construction, Syracuse, NY and later retired as a Cleaner with the Fulton City School District. Mr. Loomis was a past member of the Fulton V.F.W. Post #569. He loved camping and took great pride in how his lawn was tended. Mr. Loomis was a devoted family man and enjoyed every minute of time spent with each member of his family. Mr. Loomis was pre-deceased by his wife of 59 years Jeanette C. Loomis in 2015, great grandson Jonathon VanSanford and brother-in-law Paul Leonard. He is lovingly survived by his daughters: Lisa (David) Van Sanford of Oswego, Laurie (Donald) Barton of Oswego, 2 siblings: Perry (Rhea) Loomis Jr. of PA, and Helen Leonard of Amber, NY; 5 grandchildren: David S. VanSanford, Alesia (Daniel) Wright, Christopher (Kelly) VanSanford, Steven (Carolyn) Hartle, Brandon (Natasha) VanSanford, 9 great grandchildren: Cody, Carter, Trevor, Cooper, Kena, Liam, Cadence, Kahlan, Keegan and several nieces and nephews. Mr. Loomis also leaves his companion Pikachu. Calling hours will be held Sunday from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S., Fulton followed by a Funeral Service at 1:00 PM with military honors to follow bestowed by the NYS Military Honor Guard
June 20, 2019