PENN YAN - John "Jack" C. Bridges, age 92, of Rte 14A, Benton Center, passed away Thursday (April 5, 2012) at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital in Penn Yan.
Friends and family may call from 1 to 2 p.m. on Friday (April 13th) at the Townsend-Wood Funeral Chapel, 201 E. Elm St., Penn Yan, N.Y., where his funeral service will be held immediately following. Interment will be at Lakeview Cemetery in Penn Yan.
Mr. Bridges was born in Geneva on November 29th, 1919, the son of the late George W. and Mildred (Seabrook) Bridges. He was employed with Walker Built of Penn Yan, Bush Music, Geneva Forge, and retired as the purchasing agent for Penn Yan Express. He was a former member of the Penn Yan Moose Lodge.
Survivors include his sister, Margaret Miner of Calif.; cousin, Bob Marshall of Geneva; and many wonderful nieces and nephews.
John was predeceased by his wife, Dorothy R. (Corey) Bridges on October 26, 1992 and brother Gardner Bridges.www.townsendwoodfuneralchapel.com