Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
George H. Brigham, Sr. of Barker, NY, husband of the late Sharon M. Johnson Brigham, entered into rest Saturday, January 18, 2014, at home. He was born November 6, 1944, the son of the late Howard and Elvera Winkley Brigham.
George worked as a welder for Harrison Radiator in Lockport until his retirement in 1996. He married his wife, Sharon Johnson Brigham, August 21, 1968. She died June 27, 2012.
George was a member of the FASNY, Somerset Conservation Club, Life member of Barker Fire Company and an active member of West Somerset Baptist Church. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his family.
Father of Pauline (Bruce J.) Laubacker of Newfane, Mary (Joe) Burndt of Arkansas, George (Donna) Brigham, Jr. of Maine, and Amanda (Brian Hubert) Brigham of Lockport. Grandfather of Bruce (Kelsey) Laubacker, Jr., Caroline Laubacker, Braille, Van and Adorian Brigham. Great-grandfather of Tristin Laubacker. Nephew of Dorothy Pratt of Albion, NY. Also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the RUTLAND-CORWIN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1708 Pallister Ave., Barker, NY, THURSDAY 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Funeral services will be held FRIDAY at 11:00 AM at West Somerset Baptist Church, 1876 Hosmer Road, Appleton, NY. Burial will be in Somerset Cemetery at the convenience of the family. Memorials to Barker Fire Company, 1660 Quaker Road, Barker, NY 14012; or West Somerset Baptist Church, 1876 Hosmer Road, Appleton, NY 14008, would be appreciated by the family.
Please visit www.rutland-corwin.com to send a condolence to the family.