Edward McDougall, Sr.

Obituary of Edward McDougall, Sr.

Edward S. McDougall, Sr., 72, of Fulton, passed away on Monday, November 13, 2017 at Upstate University Hospital after a brief illness. He was born on July 14, 1945, in Fulton, a son to the late Elmer and Clara Salsbery McDougall. Ed was a veteran of the US Army and served during the Vietnam War where he received a purple heart. He worked at Nestle Co. for 36 years up until they closed their doors in 2003. Ed was predeceased by his two brothers, Nicholas and Timothy McDougall and two sisters, Patricia Pieropan and Betty Blake.

            He will be greatly missed and forever loved by his wife of 48 years, Ruth McDougall; three children, Edward McDougall, Jr., James (Missy) McDougall and Sara Monroe all of Fulton; three grandchildren, Jadyn, Abigail and Nicolas; two brothers, Charles and Harry McDougall; one sister, Karen (Ron) Sayre as well as several nieces and nephews.

            Calling hours are 11 to 1 p.m. on Saturday, November 18 at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton, where a memorial service will follow at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the North Volney United Methodist Church, County Route 6, Fulton, New York, 13069 in Ed’s name.