William E. Ives, 50, of East Malloryville Road, Freeville died Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at SUNY Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse as the result of injuries sustained in an accident.
Bill was born November 23, 1968 in Ithaca, the son of the late Edgar (Bud) and Patricia Ives.
He has been a lifelong resident of the Freeville area and was a graduate of Dryden Central School. Bill was an over-the-road tractor trailer driver for a number of years and later was employed at Wegmans in Ithaca.
He is survived by an aunt and uncle, John and Vivian (Ives) Scranton of McDonough, NY; several cousins, Carol (Jody) Beard of Cortland, Linda (Ed) Maher of Homer, Matt (Kelly) Eaton of McGraw, Sharon (Brad) Baldwin of Cincinnatus, Steve Dellow of Marathon and Cathy (Dellow-Ensign) Berburg of Pennsylvania.
A graveside service will be held on Friday, May 3, 2019, 2:00 p.m. At the Groton Rural Cemetery. There will be no calling hours.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Kidney Fund, Rockville Pike, Suite 300, Rockville, MD 20852.