unknown - January 1, 2013
Robert “Bob” Featherly, 80, of Bridgeport, formerly of East Syracuse passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013.
Bob was a 1951 graduate of East Syracuse High School. He was an Army Veteran serving with the 43rd Infantry Division. Bob was in the towing business for over 50 years. He owned Bob Featherly’s Garage in East Syracuse and was the Owner and President of Day & Night Auto Service, Inc. Bob was a member of the C.N.Y. Garage Keepers Association for many years and was proud that he towed for the NYS Thruway Authority for 40 years.
Bob is survived by his wife of 60 years, the former Suzanne Thompson; sons Robert C. and William A. Featherly of Bridgeport; daughter Susan Featherly of Burbank, CA; grandchildren Crystal, Amber, William, Savannah, and Juli Featherly; great grandchildren Shyanne and Max Featherly and Cadence and Collin Moraino; brothers Ronald (Barbara) and Richard Featherly; sisters Linda Margensey, Carol (Richard) Gilkey, and Mary (Henry) Butler; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral service: 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5 at Traub Funeral Home, 7975 Route 31, Bridgeport with Military Honors to follow. Calling Hours: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Please visit traubfh.com for online guest book.