MOHAWK – Alton (Al) E. Boepple, 83 of Spring Street, Mohawk, NY and for over 50 years of State Route 167, Little Falls, NY passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at the Faxton-St. Luke’s Medical Center, New Hartford.
He was born on June 26, 1935 in West Winfield, NY the son of the late Lloyd Thomas and Mable (Worden) Boepple. He was a graduate of Mohawk High School Class of 1953.
On April 11, 1959 he was united in marriage to his wife of almost 60 years the former Joyce E. Getman at the Paines Hollow Methodist Church.
For many years Mr. Boepple was the owner and operator of the family dairy farm CT Lin Farm on State Route 167, Town of Little Falls. Following his retirement from farming he went on to work for the Town of Little Falls Highway Department for 13 years. Retiring in 2000.
He is survived by his wife Joyce, his daughters Cheryl Brown and her husband George, Oppenheim, Terry Hadsell and her husband David, Mohawk and Linda Boepple, Mohawk, his grandchildren Joshua Brown (Jamie), Jessie Preston (Jon), Tanya Pitcher (Adam), Kayla Hadsell and Kara Reinhardt, great grandchildren, Zoe Pitcher, Ashlyn Pitcher and Alaina Brown, sisters in law, Jean Boepple, Little Falls and Ann Boepple, Nebraska and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brothers Carl Boepple in 2007, Wayne Boepple in 2009, by his sister Beverly Harwick in 1997 and by his brother in law Jim Harwick in 2018.
Graveside services will be held at the convenience of the family at Mt. View Memorial Gardens, Town of Little Falls later in the spring of 2019.
Arrangements are by the Chapman-Moser Funeral Home, Inc., 42 N. Ann Street, Little Falls, NY. There are no calling hours.
The family would like to thank the staff of the third floor of The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing Mohawk Valley for the exceptional care that they provided to him.
It is the wish of the family that contributions in memory of Mr. Boepple be considered to the Paines Hollow Methodist Church, c/o Lay Pastor Greg Sponburgh, 3139 ST RT 168, Mohawk, NY 13407. Envelopes are also available at the funeral home for this purpose.