WESLEY B. TREDWAY
SHERBURNE: Wesley Burette Tredway, 84, Lawrence-Hunsicker Rd., two doors from Heaven, passed away Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at University Hospital, Syracuse.
He was born May 29, 1935 to the late Charles and Martha Clausem Tredway of Smyrna, NY. Wesley was the youngest of four children. He is predeceased by two brothers and one sister, the late Everett and Emma Tredway of Sherburne; the late Jesse “Jake” (1985) and Mildred Tredway of Sherburne; and the late Catherine and Robert Lloyd of Earlville. He also has one niece and two nephews.
Wes attended Smyrna Elementary School and graduated from Sherburne Central School in 1954. He started working at TACO in his senior year and continued until it closed 30 years later. Welding was his profession and he opened West Hill Welding in 1980. He was recognized for his welding abilities far and wide.
Wes was an avid hunter, fisherman and gardener. He enjoyed hunting in Idaho, Wyoming, Maine and Sherburne. He fished Alaska five times, Mexico, Canada and the Finger Lakes.
Wesley married Linda Riggall on July 3, 1965. Together they had five children, Scott & Becky Tredway of Smyrna; Sherri & Bob Rundell of Sherburne; the late Jamie Thomas Tredway (1986); Chad Tredway of Smyrna; and Tracy Tredway Skinner of Sherburne. His is also survived by five grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
Friends and family are invited to attend a graveside service Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 4pm in West Hill Cemetery, Sherburne. Family is requesting everyone bring an empty shell casing and wear camo in memory of Wes. A Celebration of Life will follow at his home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to West Hill Cemetery, PO Box 523, Sherburne, NY 13460.
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