BAINBRIDGE - Dale S. Baldwin, 66, of Bainbridge, passed away March 10, 2018, surrounded by family, at Wilson Hospital in Johnson City, following an extended illness.
Born Aug. 1, 1951, in Sidney, to the late Leroy and Marjorie (Schlafer) Baldwin, Dale attended Bainbridge-Guilford Central School and retired from NYSEG as a field planner in 2009 after 27 years.
He loved music, baseball, basketball, football, 4-wheeling, hunting and spending time outdoors. Family and friends were the highlight of his life.
He is survived by wife, Christine (Lockwood) Baldwin; son, Mark and Crystal Baldwin and granddaughter, Stella of Bainbridge; daughter, Kari (Baldwin) and Brooks Ruff "Fluffy" and granddaughters, Georgia and awaiting Bexley of Bainbridge; daughter, Chelsey and Mike Paniccia and granddaughter, Jordyn of Endwell; son, Lucas Fletcher of Bainbridge; mother and father-in-law, Douglas "Lefty" and Millie Lockwood of Afton; brothers and sisters, Murray and Marie Baldwin of Mesa, Arizona, Mona and Charles Ingham of Guilford, Bill and Paula Baldwin of New Berlin, Joe and Chris Baldwin of Bainbridge, Kathy and Dave "Big Buddy" Miller of Bainbridge, Bonnie and Rodney Wright of Unadilla; brother-in-law and companion, Lance Lockwood and Barb Weeden of Afton; brother and sister-in-law Kirk and Julia Lockwood of Franklin. Dale was also survived by 15 nieces and nephews and 31 great and great-great nieces and nephews.
A celebration of Dale's life will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday March 17, at the Sidney American Legion, 22 Union St., Sidney. Celebration attire welcome as follows: St. Louis Cardinals baseball, Syracuse basketball, NY Giants football, band/concert shirts or his favorite color, green.
Condolences and memories may be shared online at www.landersfh.com.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Tri-Town Relay for Life, Sidney American Legion or Guilford Volunteer Fire Department.
Arrangements are under the direction of C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, Sidney.
Published on March 13, 2018