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Herbert George Akins

April 29, 1934 ~ March 22, 2017 (age 82)

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Herbert G. Akins


Williamson:  Entered into rest on March 22, 2017 at age 82.

Predeceased by his wife: Sandra; son: Brian and granddaughter: Emma.

Originally from Rome, New York, Herbert proudly served our country in the United States Army. He worked for Kodak and retired after 25 years of service.  He was an avid snowmobiler and an instrumental handyman in the Williamson United Methodist Church.

Survived by his loving children: Ben (Denise), Tamara (Bob) Gates, Bruce (Donna) and Jill (Tom) Hordin; grandchildren: Justin, Amber, Alden, Casey, Erin, Gregory, and Nicholas; (8) great grandchildren; brother: John (Cindy) Akins; brother in laws: Matt Yaworski and Tom Southern; sister in law: Margaret Pietras; long-time companion: Kathleen Bevans and her sons: James (Debbie) and John Bevans. 

Calling hours will be held on (Sunday) March 26, 2017 from 1pm - 4pm at Young Funeral Home, Williamson, NY.  Private Spring burial in Lake View Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to: Make-A-Wish Western New York.

Online condolences can be expressed at


Charitable donations may be made to:

Make-A-Wish Western New York
3025 Monroe Avenue, Rochester NY 14618
Tel: 1-585-272-9474

 Service Information

Calling Hours
March 26, 2017

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Young Funeral Home
4025 West Main St., P.O Box 13
Williamson, NY 14589

Private Interment

Lake View Cemetery
3967 Lake Road
Williamson, NY 14589

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