Michael P. Farnsworth, 61, of Oswego, passed away on Saturday, August 15, 2020 at Francis House following a brief illness. Born in Fulton, he was the son of Charles and Pauline (Howard) Farnsworth. He retired as a journeyman lineman for Local 1249 in Syracuse. Mike was known for his incredible singing voice and was even compared to Johnny Cash. He enjoyed camping, fishing, foosball, and NASCAR.
Mike was predeceased by his step-daughter, Jenifer Wirickx.
Surviving is his wife, Terri; children: Jennifer Wise, Kristy Farnsworth, Michelle Farnsworth, and Ashley Shufelt; step-sons, AJ and Matthew Cole; parents, Charles and Pauline Farnsworth; siblings: Dennis (Cindy) Farnsworth, Randy (Joyce) Farnsworth, Cheryl (Dennis) McCarthy, Dawn (Ronnie) Norris, Kathleen Farnsworth and Lisa (Michael) Brown; several grandchildren, nieces and nephews; and his beloved dog, Brewski.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Mike’s memory may be made to Francis House, 108 Michaels Ave., Syracuse, NY 13208 or to Hospice of CNY, 990 7th North St., Liverpool, NY 13088.
Friends may call on Friday from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM at Krueger Funeral Home, 2619 Brewerton Rd, Mattydale, with a Funeral Service following. Burial will be in Hannibal Village Cemetery.
The Recorded Service that was held on Friday can be seen by navigating to Photos & Videos and clicking Watch Webcast.