Obituary of John "Jack" Hendrickson
John L. "Jack" Hendrickson, 76, of Walton passed away on Monday morning, October 8, 2018 at home following a long illness.
Jack was born on January 10, 1942 in Sidney, the son of the late John and Alta (Davis) Hendrickson. He was married to the former Martha Morgan. She died on April 7, 2016.
Jack proudly served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1959 to 1963. He was a Truck Driver for Delaware County Highway Dept., Latourette’s Trucking, and was a School Bus Driver for Walton central School. He was also owner of the former Hendrickson Oil Co. He enjoyed boating, working on Jeeps and Tractors and taking care of his home and lawn. He loved the simple things in life. He was a member of the Truman C. Tobey Post 32 American Legion and the Walton First United Methodist Church.
Jack is survived by his loving family, children, Garry (Cyndi) Hendrickson of Franklin, Stephen Hendrickson of Walton, Jacquelynn (Gary) Brooks of Walton, Melissa (Ken) Maguire of High Falls, Margaret Loucks and fiancé, Charles Mundry of Fairport, grandchildren, Thomas I. Dugan, Katelynn H. Brooks, David W. Brooks, special cousins, Rosalie Northrup and Marlene Sanchez, brothers and sisters in law, Christopher (Sylvia) Morgan of Walton, John (Candace) Morgan of Marco Island, FL, Linda Morgan, Franklin; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was predeceased by his brother, Gerald Hendrickson.
A graveside service with full military honors will be held on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 12Noon at Walton Cemetery, Walton. Arrangements are with Courtney Funeral Home, Walton.
Memorial Contributions in Jack’s memory may be made to First United Methodist Church, 101 North Street, Walton, New York 13856, Catskill Area Hospice, 297 River Street, Service Road, Oneonta, NY 13820, or the Walton Vet’s Club, 10 Park St., Walton, NY.