1953 John 2022

John Carl Gunlogson

November 14, 1953 — March 19, 2022

John C. Gunlogson, 68, of Ingalls Corners Rd., Canastota, NY, passed away Saturday, March 19, 2022 at the VA Medical Center in Syracuse.

He was born on November 14, 1953 in Syracuse, a son of the late Lee and Mary Ranson Gunlogson and was a 1971 graduate of the Pebble Hill School in Syracuse. He was a member of the Civil Air Patrol before joining the U.S. Air Force in 1973 and was honorably discharged in 1977. John married Zaida A. (Tayntor) Doxtater and they shared a loving union of over 37 years. He was a supervisor at Hartman Enterprises in Oneida and had previously worked for the Carrier Corp. in Syracuse. John enjoyed reading and had an extensive collection of books. His grandchildren were the joy of his life and his force of energy. He was a member of the Peterboro United Methodist Church.

Surviving are his beloved wife, Zaida; his children, Tracy Lawrence (Sonya Merkle), Douglas (Jennifer) Doxtater, all of Canastota; Scott (Tina) Doxtater of Peterboro; his cherished grandchildren, Kelsey (Brett) Goodwin, Brandon (Kari) Lawrence, Bailey, Zack and Lila Doxtater, Katelyn and Aiden Doxtater; brother-in-law, John Holcomb of FL; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a sister, Susan Holcomb.

Memorial Services will be held at the Peterboro United Methodist Church at 11am Saturday, April 2, 2022. Interment will be in the Peterboro Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, John’s family has asked that donations in his memory be made to the ALS Association Upstate NY Chapter, 135 Old Cove Rd., Liverpool, NY 13090, or www.webuny.alsa.org,

Arrangements have been entrusted to Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 31 Cedar St., Morrisville, NY.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Saturday, April 2, 2022

Starts at 11:00am (Eastern time)

Peterboro United Methodist Church

Pleasant Valley Rd, Peterboro, NY 13134

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