Paul E. Pichey, 83, of Marigold Street, a retired employee of Norton Laboratories, died Tuesday (Oct. 28, 1997) in Lockport Memorial Hospital.
A native of Piercefield, he had worked at Norton as a molder-machine operator for 43 years before his retirement in 1979. He also did landscaping in the area.
Pichey was a lifelong fan of the New York Yankees and a local baseball enthusiast. He worked with the Lockport Midget League for nearly three decades, starting in the 1930s.
He was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, where he was an usher and a volunteer worker for Catholic Charities.
Surviving are his wife of 58 years, the former Mary Elizabeth Drago; a son, Paul; and a sister, Marion Falzetti.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10 a.m. Friday in St. Joseph's Church, 391 Market St., after prayers at 9:30 in Prudden & Kandt Funeral Home, 242 Genesee St. Entombment will be in Glenwood Mausoleum.