Robert H. Button, 60 of 933 County Rd 23, Sherburne, NY, passed away Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at Albany Medical Center.
He was born February 7, 1960 in Norwich, a son of the late Harold C. and Ethel R. Dewey Button and graduated from Sherburne-Earlville High School in 1978. Robert was the owner/operator of the family dairy farm, Gravelside Farm until his retirement. He enjoyed woodworking, working on projects, hunting, restoring antiques, field work on the farm, taking care of his cars “always washing and waxing them” and most of all always helping others.
Surviving is his companion, Chris Brown Aiken of Cincinnatus; his former wife and mother of his children, Deborah Swenson of S. Otselic; his children, James R. “Jimi” Button and finance Teresa Mendez and children Aaiden, Tatum and Noah of Sherburne and Nikki Button of Oriskany; sister Beverly Madison of Nedrow; brother, Julian Button of Sherburne; nieces and nephews, Kerry Anderson and her children, Patrick and Jennifer Nann and Lauren and Robert Hardenburgh; Holly and David Kordek; Patti and Ben Josh and their son Tazz.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, January 17, 2021 from 2 to 4 PM at the Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 10 S. Main St., Sherburne, NY 13460. In keeping with current health protocols, mask are required. Interment will be held in the spring in West Hill Cemetery. Funeral services will be held Sunday at 4 PM and are private at the funeral home.
To view the service live or at a later date, send a condolence or sign the Book of Memories online go to www.burgessandtedescofuneralhomes.com