November 9, 2018
Wayne D. Petrie, 66, passed away at his home on S. Hamilton St., Watertown on Friday evening, November 9. 2018, surrounded by his loving family.
Calling hours will be held at Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown on Thursday, November 15, from 4 - 7 PM. There will be no funeral service.
Wayne was born in Watertown on November 19, 1951, son of William and Marie Rivers Petrie. On May 26, 1979 he married Lorraine B. Jones in Watertown. He worked as a contractor for Larry Marcial in Watertown. He enjoyed watching old Westerns, hunting, fishing, and especially spending time with his beloved grandson, Chase.
Along with his wife, Lorraine, Wayne is survived by his two children, Kristie Petrie and her significant other, Ricky Brown, Watertown and Wayne D. Petrie II and fiancee, Jennifer Smith, Black River; grandson, Chase Petrie; brother, Gary Rivers, address unknown; four sisters, Eunice Youngs, OK, Faith Petrie, CA, Kay Whitford, Watertown, and Lois Randall, Syracuse; several aunts and uncles, and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was predeceased by his parents, brother, William Petrie, Jr., and sister, Sally Manners.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Wayne's name may be made to either the American Lung Association in NY, 155 Washington Ave., Suite 210, Albany, NY 12210 or Hospice of Jefferson County, 1398 Washington St., Watertown, NY 13601. Online condolences to his family may be posted at www.cummingsfuneral.com.