Robert K. Botsford, of Michigan Rd., Arcade, died Monday September 10, 2018 in Bertrand Chaffee Hospital, Springville at the age of 89.
He was born July 2, 1929 in Springville, New York a son of the late Vernon and Helen (nee Kolbe) Botsford. He was a graduate of Springville Griffith Institute and was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Springville.
He had worked 37 years with the Village of Springville Municipal Electric Department, was a member of the Springville Field & Stream Club and enjoyed shooting, bike riding and camping.
He is survived by his wife - Betty (nee Aplin) Botsford whom he married in 1950; a daughter - Linda (Steve) Stout of Mississippi, five sons - James Botsford of Bliss, Stephen (Karen) Botsford of N. Carolina, Robert (Tammy) Botsford of Lancaster, Thomas Botsford of Ft. Collins, CO, Phillip (Julie) Botsford of Amherst; a sister - Lois (Lee) Williams of Scottsdale, AZ; nine grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother - Richard Botsford.
Friends may call Thursday September 13, 2018 from 11 am - 1 pm at the First Presbyterian Church, 38 N. Buffalo St., Springville, where funeral services will follow at 1 pm. Memorials may be made to the family.