Obituary of John F. Eskow
Walton- John F. Eskow, 74, of State Highway 47 passed away peacefully at Binghamton General on November 7, 2018.
John was born on August 7, 1944 in Queens NY, son of the late Peter and Winnifred Miller Eskow. He was educated in local schools. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy Seabees from 1962 until being honorably discharged in 1982.
He was a Seabee and after returning to civilian life was employed by Delaware County as an Equipment Operator.
He married the former Viola De Groot on May 18, 1967 and enjoyed 51 years of marriage.
John is survived by his wife Viola , his son Ronald J. (Amanda) Eskow of Arkansas and his daughter Kathy (David) Graham of Camden his brothers James (Ann) Eskow of NJ and Joseph (Dale) Eskow Bainbridge and Gerald (Linda) Eskow Hamden, 6 grandchildren, Amber Eskow, Kasey Elders, Dakota Eskow, Gabe Ewing ,Felicia Eskow and Jonathon Eskow and 4 great grandchildren Daisy Eskow, Wyatt Eskow, Katherine Elders and Kadie Elders.
Family and friends are invited to call on Tuesday November 13, 2018 from 11 am to 1 pm at the Courtney Funeral Home 25 Townsend Street Walton NY; where a prayer service will be held at 1 pm, with the Rev. Edward Golding, officiating Interment will follow at Walton Cemetery 55 Francher Ave Walton NY with full military honors.
Courtney Funeral Home
25 Townsend St
Walton NY 13856
Ph: (607) 865-4383
Fx: (607) 865-4649