Otto P. Grinnell, 84, of Center Rd., Madison, NY, passed away Sunday, February 7, 2021 at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare in New Hartford.
He was born October 20, 1936 in Oneida, NY, a son of Roger and Julia Hawver Grinnell and received his education in Oneida schools. On September 6, 1969, Otto married Carol A. Jipson in Bouckville and they were married over 51 years. His favorite pastime was watching westerns.
Surviving are his wife, Carol; a daughter, Samantha Dapson of Madison; a sister, Julia Gernhardt of Ft. Wayne, IN; grandchildren Brandon Dapson and Danielle (Jonathan) Head, great grandson, Brayden Head, many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, a son, Michael; son-in-law Roger, 6 sisters and 6 brothers.
In keeping with his wishes, there are no services or calling hours.
Contributions in his memory may be made to the Madison Emergency Squad, PO Box 72, Madison NY 13402 or to Wanderers Rest Humane Assoc., PO Box 535, Canastota, NY 13032.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 210 E. Main St., Waterville, NY.