Carl H. Stafford
April 28, 1935 - August 21, 2011
Carl Henry Stafford died Aug. 21, 2011, in Yuma, AZ, where he had been a resident for a number of years. He was born in Jordan April 28, 1935 and resided there until entering the U.S. Army in 1954. Carl was a 1952 graduate of Jordan High School and he attended Morrisville State College. After the Army, he worked for various companies in the Syracuse area in the computer field when that profession was in its infancy. He retired in 1986 from Xerox in Rochester where he was lead programmer. Carl and his wife traveled the country for a number of years and settled in Yuma. Carl was a former member of Christ Episcopal Church of Jordan and the Jordan Alumni Association.
Carl was predeceased by his parents Raymond and Edith Stafford and his sister Lorinda Johnson.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Louise, 2 daughters Suzanna (Ray) Tomkins of NC and Janet (Doug) Bushart of Palmyra, son Carl (Becky) Stafford of LA, a brother Theodore Stafford of Sennett, six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Services were in Yuma. The Bush Funeral Home of Elbridge had charge of local arrangements.