Harry William Fetterman, 76, a retired Moog employee, died Friday in his Village of Lancaster home after a lengthy illness.
Born in Indiana, Pa., Mr. Fetterman, known as Bill, joined the Navy after graduating from Indiana High School and served as a machinery repairman and a fireman aboard the USS Shenandoah.
He came to the Buffalo area in 1957 and worked at Moog in Elma as a toolmaker, retiring in 1994.
Mr. Fetterman served four years as president of Lancaster Nest 120, Fraternal Order of Orioles. He enjoyed bowling, golfing, camping and gardening.
Survivors include his wife of 25 years, the former Margaret A. Over; a son, Kenneth of Lancaster; three daughters, Carole and Deborah, both of Lancaster, and Kathleen Rose of Dundee; three brothers, James of Summerhill, Pa., Richard of Jackson, Mich., and Robert of Indiana, Pa.; two sisters, Jean Lydic of Erie, Pa., and Mildred McFarland of Indiana, Pa.; and nine grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10 a.m. Tuesday in Our Lady of Pompeii Catholic Church, 158 Laverack Ave., Lancaster. Burial will be in St. Mary's on the Hill Cemetery, Lancaster.