Robert O. Drake

Robert O. Drake

VOLNEY — Robert O. Drake, 93, of Volney, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019 at home after a long illness.

He was born in 1925 in Fulton, a son to the late Willard and Beatrice Jones Drake.

Bob was a veteran of the United States Navy serving during World War II. He retired as an electrician after many years with Niagara Mohawk in Fulton.

Bob enjoyed the outdoors including hunting and fishing.

He was predeceased by his wife, Virginia Drake and brother, Harold Drake.

Bob is survived by many cousins, nieces, nephews and extended family.

Calling hours will be 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 9, at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay St., Fulton.

A graveside service will immediately follow at 12:30 p.m. at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, county Route 45, Volney.

Foster Funeral Home

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