John E. FiddesSeptember 27,2013John E. Fiddes
ELMSFORD, N.Y. — John Eric Fiddes died unexpectedly on September 12, 2013.
He was born December 27, 1943 to Alice (Glenn) Fiddes and John Edward Fiddes.
He is survived by his sister Glenn Horgan, and husband David Horgan of Rutland, VT; his nieces, Brooke Pearson and husband John Crowley, Jr. of Larkspur, CA; and Robin Pearson of Newport, RI.
He worked at the Hudson Valley Motor Cycle Shop in Millwood, NY, as parts manager-buyer, maintaining a massive inventory.
His greatest interests were motorcycle racing, computers and gourmet cooking.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Mansion, 139 N. Broadway, White Plains, NY, on Sunday, September 29, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.; (914) 949-1492.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Pets Alive West, 100 Warehouse Lane, So. Elmsford, NY 10523.
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