ONEONTA - Frederick Marble, 75, of Oneonta, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, at A.O. Fox Nursing Home in Oneonta.
He was born on July 23, 1942, in Oneonta, the son of Claude Marble and Elvira Peggy Roberts.
He married Bonnie J. Lindberg on Sept. 30, 1967, at the Salvation Army Church in Oneonta.
Fred was employed for 48 years as a kitchen worker for Aramark at Hartwick College.
He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed traveling to antique car shows with his son, Claude, eating happy meals and popcorn.
Fred is survived by his wife of 49 years, Bonnie J. Marble of Oneonta; sisters, Donna Payne, Rose and Mitchel Hitts and Shirley and Bill Perkins; brother, Roger and Denny Oliver; brothers and sisters-in-law, David and Penney Lindberg, Iver and Lillian Lindberg, Betty Barnes, Richard and Judy Lindberg, Susan and Ivan Norton, Frank and Ruth Lindberg, Donald and Dody Lindberg, Norma Jones, Deborah and Walter Stretch, Esther Roote, Doug Lindberg and George Parliman; aunt and uncle, Eleanore and Ernest Knapp; several nieces, nephews and cousins; good friends, Mr. and Mrs. Chandra Kaly, and Helena P. Stevens; and three furry companions, his cats, Pretty Girl, Little Man and Little Miss Minnie.
In addition to his parents, he was also predeceased by his son, Claude Marble; stepfather, William Oliver; brothers, Raymond Marble and Bomber Oliver; sister and brother-in-law, Susan and Vern Wally; brothers and sisters-in-law, Barbara McManus, John H. Lindberg, John Roote, Louie Barnes and Ernest Jones; grandmother, Miss Minnie Roberts; mother and father-in-law, David and Dorothy Lindberg; niece, Tracey Lindberg; as well as several beloved furry companions, dogs, Samson, Hawk Jr. and Lobo Marble, and cats, Beavis, Butt Butt, and Sissy Girl.
Friends are invited to greet the family from noon to 1 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 9, at the Bookhout Funeral Home, 357 Main St., Oneonta, where a funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Mel Farmer officiating.
Burial will take place in Lena Cemetery, New Lisbon.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Fred's memory are asked to be made to A.O. Fox Hospital Nursing Home and Hartwick College.
To light a candle or send an online condolence, please visit www.bookhoutfuneralhome.com.
Funeral arrangements are by the Bookhout Funeral Home of Oneonta.
Published on August 7, 2017