Obituaries

Gordon D. Camp

November 12, 1919 - August 7, 2009

Age 89, of Telegraph Rd., Pike, died August 7, 2009 at the East Side Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Warsaw.

He was born November 12, 1919 in Pike, NY, son of the late Harry and Gladys Doud Camp. Mr. Camp owned and operated Gordon D. Camp & Sons, a gas and oil delivery company for many years. He was a graduate of Pike Seminary in 1938 and was a life long resident of Pike. He was a veteran of World War II having served in the US Army. He was a Technical Sergeant in the 20th Infantry Regiment 6th Division and served in the Asiatic Pacific Theater. He received a combat infantry badge, Asiatic Pacific Theater ribbon with 2 bronze stars and a Phillipine Liberation Ribbon with 1 bronze star. Mr. Camp was a devoted family man who enjoyed vegetable gardening and was a member of the Pike Community Church and the Hunt-Stout American Legion Post in Pike. He was predeceased by his wife Ethel R. Camp who died June 2, 2008.

Surviving are his sons, Howard (Virginia) Camp of Henrietta and Donald (Dawn) Camp of Java Center; 2 grandchildren, Amy Camp of Leicester and David (Rachel) Camp of Henrietta; 1 great grandchild, Connor Camp.

Friends may call Monday 5 – 7 PM at Harmon-Watson Funeral Home, 35 N. Main St., Castile where a service will be held immediately following calling hours at 7 PM. A service of interment with military honors will be held Tuesday at 10 AM at East Koy Cemetery, Lamont Rd., Pike. Memorials may be made to the Pike Community Church or the Pike Rescue Squad. Online condolences at http://www.harmon-watson.com.

Important Dates

August 10, 2009 : Calling Hours for Gordon D. Camp - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM - At Harmon-Watson Funeral Home

August 10, 2009 : Funeral Service for Gordon D. Camp - 7:00 PM - At Harmon-Watson Funeral Home

August 11, 2009 : Service of Interment with Military Honors for Gordon D. Camp at East Koy Cemetery, Lamont Rd., Pike - 10:00 AM - At East Koy Cemetery, Lamont Rd., Pike

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Aug 28.09 from Nagesh:
Guy,

I was so sorry to hear about your dad's death. Please accept my deepest sympathy. My thoughts are with you and your family.

Sincerely,
Nagesh