Wayne E. "Uncle Wayne" Seymour

Wayne E. “Uncle Wayne” Seymour, 67, of Martville, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 18, at Oswego Hospital. He was born on April 24, 1950, in Auburn, a son to the late Edward and Annabelle O’Bryan Seymour. Uncle Wayne spent his life working for New York State Canal System. He was a gifted musician, a member of Martville United Methodist Church, past Exulted Ruler of the Fulton Elk’s Club and Arch Bastard of the I.O.O.B. Club #3991. Uncle Wayne was predeceased by three brothers, Bucky, Dennis and Bobby Seymour and his beloved dog, April Mae.

            He is survived by his wife, Paula; four children, Troy (Rhonda) Seymour of Nevada, Todd (Colleen) Seymour of Martville, Tonya (Keith) Rappleye of Martville and Trevor (Kim Sherman) Seymour of Martville; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one brother, Doug Seymour; two sisters, Shelba Green and Diane Devendorf as well as several nieces and nephews.

            Calling hours will be from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, August 26 at Foster Funeral Home, 837 Cayuga Street, Hannibal, with a service to immediately follow at 3 p.m.

            For those wishing, contributions may be made to the Martville United Methodist Church, 13729 Martville Cut Off Road, Martville, New York 13111 in Uncle Wayne’s memory.