He was the beloved husband of 50 years of Estelle Judith (Kripke); the devoted father of Steve Uckerman and his fiancee Stacey Shapiro and Amie Gaston and her husband John; and the cherished grandfather of Benjamin, Eliza, and Taylor Gaston and Hannah and Joshua Uckerman.
Funeral Services will be held Friday, Nov. 20, at 10 a.m., at Stanetsky Memorial Chapels, 475Washington St., Canton. Interment will follow at Sharon Memorial Park. Memorial observance will be held at the home of Amie and John Gaston from Sunday through Wednesday, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Expressions of sympathy in his name may be made to the Pancreatic Cancer Alliance, c/o UMass Memorial Foundation, 333 South St., Shrewsbury, MA 01545 or www.pancreaticalliance.org.