BROCKPORT — Nathaniel John Aarons passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021, at age 77. He is survived by his loving wife of 38 years, Janet; children, Leslie (Darren) Hoffman, Tim Aarons, Joyce (Elliott) Allums, Christine (Matthew) Ceru, John (Debra) Warren; many beloved grandchildren and great-grandchildren; very close Music brothers, Frank, Tommy, Bill and Terry; and many dear friends. With his love of Music, he proudly served in the United States Marine Corps Drum Bugle Corps in Washington DC. Playing the trumpet for many Foreign Dignitaries and funerals of President John F Kennedy and General Douglas McArthur. In 1991 he was a founding member of St Joe’s Alumni Drum and Bugle Corps. Also, part of Christmas Brass, St. Joe’s of Batavia Brass Ensemble, Brassmen (Hamlin), Fireman’s Band (Hilton), Ghost Riders Drum and Bugle Corps. and the Yankee Rebels. He worked at Kodak, DePaul, and was a Licensed Pilot.
Family will receive friends on Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021 at Fowler Funeral Home, Inc., 340 West Ave., Brockport, from 6-8 p.m., with funeral service at 8 p.m. Interment will be at the convenience of the family at Pembroke Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may donate to the Crossroads House, 11 Liberty St., Batavia, NY 14020 or to Rochester Regional Health Home and Hospice Care, 100 Kings Highway South, Rochester, NY 14617. www.fowlerfuneralhomeinc.com