Ledger Sr., Orson
Orson Ledger Sr, 85 of White Church Road, Brooktondale died Thursday October 2, 2014 at Robert Packer Hospital as the result of a Motor Vehicle accident on September 26, 2014. Born in Detroit, MI son of the late Joseph and Margaret VanMarter Ledger. Orson owned Orson Ledger Apartments, in his earlier years had drove Tractor Trailor over the road, was a Dairy Farmer and laborer with the Local Union. Survivors include Daughters: Edith (Bob) Spaulding, BettyJean (Bob) Soule and Cathy (Steve) Rumsey, Sons: Raymond (Eileen) Ledger and Orson Ledger Jr. also several Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren, Nieces and Nephews, Sister-In-Law: Bernice Hall and a special friend Dona Phoenix. He was predeceased by a son Larry Ledger, wife Ellen Ledger, brothers Fred Hall and Carlton Hall. Funeral services will be held Tuesday October 7, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. at Bangs Funeral Home with Rev. Richard Lloyd of the Brooktondale Baptist Church officiating. Friends and family may call 11:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. prior to the service. Burial will take place at Cooper Cemetery in Brooktondale. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to the Brooktondale Community Center, Slaterville Ambulance or the S.P.C.A. of Tompkins County
Published in Ithaca Journal from Oct. 4 to Oct. 6, 2014.