WILLIAM R. “Bill” STETSON
William R. “Bill” Stetson, 41, of Main St., passed away unexpectedly at his home on June 4, 2019.
He was born in Ilion on December 28, 1977 a son of John P. and Robyn Wright Stetson, Jr. He was a 1996 graduate of Waterville High School and served in the US Army. On April 23, 2005 in Waterville, he married Hidie R. Marriott. Bill enjoyed being a stay at home Dad. He was a member of the Richfield Sportsman’s Club; the Sons of the American Legion Post #92, Waterville, the Co-op of Richfield Springs and the bowling league and the Boy Scouts of America. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and mowing lawn.
Surviving are his wife Hidie; his children, David, Stella, Zackary and Mariah Stetson all at home. His mother and father, John and Robyn Stetson of Waterville; his mother in law Betty Marriott of Amsterdam; two brothers, Todd Stetson and Krystal of Brookfield, John L. Stetson and Jess of Stockwell; his grandfather, Robert Gardner of Watertown and grandmother, Laura Stetson of Waterville; his in-laws, Trittney Marriott and JB of VA, Clint Marriott and Mary of Amsterdam, James Rella and Kayla of New York Mills, Tamara Winnie of VA, and several aunts, uncles and cousin. He was predeceased by his grandmother Mae Gardner and grandfather John P. Stetson, Sr.
Services will be held on Monday, June 10, 2019 at 3 PM from the Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 210 E, Main St., Waterville. Friends are invited and may call on hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Stockwell Cemetery.