Death Notice: Ellsworth E. ‘Red’ Wilcox

Word has been received of the death of Ellsworth E. “Red” Wilcox, 86 of 48 Petrova Ave., Saranac Lake, who died Friday, March 4, 2014. He had been a patient of Mercy Living Center in Tupper Lake since November 2013.

Calling hours are tentatively set to take place from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 21 at the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Saranac Lake. A funeral service is tentatively set to take place at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 21 at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Saranac Lake with the Rev. Ann S. Gaillard officiating.

Burial will take place in St. Bernard’s Cemetery in the spring.

A complete obituary will be available on Wednesday.