Harold D. Byroads

DAYTON, NY — Harold D. Byroads, 83, of Dayton, NY, passed away Monday, September 11, 2017 at the Gowanda Nursing Home.

He was born November 19, 1933 in Sandusky, NY, the son of the late Arthur and Isabel (Brooks) Byroads.

In 1954, he married the former Donna Brumfield, who survives.

Mr. Byroads was employed at the former Peter Cooper Corp. in Gowanda, NY, for over 30 years, retiring as Plant Manager. He was a member of the Collins Center Senior Citizens. He loved to travel, playing cards and always had a joke. Besides his loving wife Donna, he is survived by three daughters, Kim (Jack) Newton and Wanda (Shayne Sullivan) Abrams both of Perrysburg, NY and Tammy (Richard) Ortel of Forestville, NY; and six grandchildren, Jennifer (Chuck) Bennett, Carl Abrams II, Jason (Christian) Ribblett, Justin Ortel, Joscelyne Ortel and Amanda (Matt) Wilson; and several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

He is predeceased by a son, Daniel Byroads and by a brother, Donald Byroads.

Friends may call at the Mentley Funeral Home Inc., 105 East Main Street in Gowanda, NY, on Thursday, September 14, 2017 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.

Funeral Services will be held on Friday, September 15, 2017 at 11 a.m. from the funeral home.

Burial will be in Parklawn Cemetery in Wesley, NY.

Memorials may be made to the Dayton Vol. Fire Dept. or The Master’s Plan Cafe in Dayton, NY