Brigham, Ronald E.
Endicott: Ronald E. Brigham, 78 of Endicott, went to join his family Thursday afternoon, January 17, 2013 at Wilson Hospital. He is predeceased by his parents, Clarence and Mary Brigham; three brothers, Roger, Clarence Jr., and James Brigham; a sister, Joyce Tilley. He is survived by his loving and caring wife of 45 years, Mary Ann (Faber) Brigham, Endicott; three sisters and a brother-in-law, Betty Collins, Johnson City, Janet and Dick Thayer, Binghamton, Carolyn Cavallaro, Binghamton; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Alice Brigham, Johnson City, Joe and Marge Faber, Owego, Steve Faber, Owego; a special aunt, Veronica "Mae" Apalovich, Endicott; several nieces and nephews, including a special niece, Diane Lewis, Endwell, also several cousins, many friends and his best friend Roger Dunham, Johnson City. Ron was a former employee of Canada Dry in Endicott and Cheeseboro-Whitman in Newark Valley. He enjoyed NASCAR, wrestling, square dancing, and Tioga Downs. The family would like to thank the staff at Wilson Memorial Hospital ICU and South Tower 5 for the care given to Ron. Funeral Services will be held at the J.F. Rice Funeral Home, Inc., 150 Main Street, Johnson City, Monday at 11:00 a.m. The Rev. Lea Harding will officiate. Burial will be in Maine Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make memorial contributions to the
, 401 Hayes Ave, Endicott, NY 13760 in Ronald E. Brigham's memory.