William G. Hovey

By Orleans Hub Posted 13 July 2020 at 4:11 pm

William Hovey

William “Bill” Hovey, 61, of Clarendon, passed away suddenly July 10, 2020. Bill was born July 25, 1958 in Clarkson, a son of the late William J. and Margery (Dunn) Hovey. He was a dedicated ready-mix driver for 35 years, for Northrup Materials. Bill loved being outdoors, hunting, fishing and camping. He enjoyed planting, trimming and selling Christmas trees with his best friend, Don Shetler. Bill’s love of his family and the Lord were the most important things to him.

He is survived by his loving wife, Aasa; children, Ricicha (Chad) Francisco, Danielle (Chris) English and Corinne (Kyle Steadman) VanSchoick; grandchildren, Delaney, Tegan, Paisley, James and Mia; siblings, Dorothy Fitzgerald, Pat Kelley, Barbara (Lewis) Frederick, Carol Hazlett, Joyce Brice, Bruce Hovey and Robert (Carla) Hovey; goddaughter, Cheyenne Hovey; several nieces, nephews and cousins; and many friends.

A private funeral service will be held by the family. Interment will be at Hillside Cemetery in Holley on Mon., July 20 at 3 p.m.

Memorials may be made to Clarendon Fire Company, PO Box 136, Clarendon NY 14429; or to Holley Assembly of God Church, 54 N. Main St., Holley NY 14470.

Bill’s arrangements have been entrusted to Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc., Holley. To share a special memory of Bill, please visit www.mitchellfamilyfuneralhomes.com.