Harold Fenner,78, of Ft. Myers, FL passed away peacefully in his sleep Saturday while visiting family in Orlando on March 31, 2012. Born in Syracuse, he grew up in South Onondaga, NY. He married Barbara Sensabaugh and together they raised their three children in Skaneateles, NY.
Harold worked for New York Telephone Co. for 35 years, retiring in 1991 as Area Manager in Watertown, NY. He continued to consult for several telecommunications firms until 2006.
Harold enjoyed golfing and spending time with his children and grandchildren, always trying to "get the kids" together as often as possible. He enjoyed boating, NASCAR, the Daytona 500, and fishing and shrimping with his brother.
Harold is survived by his wife, Barbara, daughters Jacquelyn of Orlando, FL, Kristen Phillips of Virginia Beach, VA, and his son Holden (Karen) of Skaneateles, NY, five grandchildren, Jennifer and Jessica Vaccaro, Hilary and Kelsey Fenner, and Seth Phillips. Three siblings, Carlton (Pat) of Daytona Beach, Eileen Glahn and Lorraine Fenner both of South Onondaga, sister-in-law Peg Fenner of Syracuse and nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents Anna and Ross Fenner and his brother Robert.
Services for Harold will be held in Skaneateles at a later date at the convenience of the family.
Contributions in Harold's memory may be sent to the Skaneateles Library Association, 49 East Genesee St., Skaneateles, NY 13152.