Lawrence E. Radell, 74, a life long resident of Oriskany, died on Friday, December 28, 2012.
He was born on February 9, 1938, in Utica, a son of the late Raymond and Olwen Pugh Radell. He married Sandra Ingersoll on September 8, 1962. Lawrence served as an organist for several area churches at one time.
He is survived by his wife, Sandra Radell of Oriskany; sons, Edward (Ted) Radell of Florida and Morgan Radell and his wife, Caren of Auburn; grandchildren, Ryan and Nicholas Radell of Auburn; aunt Agatha Richards of Oriskany; sister-in-law, Sharron Curtis of Chadwicks; nieces Margaret Curtis and Beth Ann Curtis; brother in law James McMahon; niece Laura (McMahon) McKnight and her husband Sean; nephews Donald McMahon and James McMahon Jr.; many cousins and special canine companion, Maizey and feline companion, Oscar.
The services will be held at the convenience of the family. Interment will be on Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Arrangements are with the Dimbleby, Friedel, Williams & Edmunds Funeral Home, Whitesboro.
Friends may consider the Stevens-Swan Humane Society or a charity of choice in memory of Lawrence.