Eugene Ketchum, Johnson City: 78, died Thursday, November 1, 2012 at the Wilson Memorial Hospital. He was predeceased by his infant daughter Deidre Maria Ketchum, his parents Vernon and Elleen Ketchum, sister Elleen. He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years Patricia Maria Ketchum, Johnson City,sons and daughters in law Kevin and Kathleen Ketchum, Amherst, NY, Marc and Sharon Ketchum, Endwell, brothers and sisters in law Berton (Patricia) Ketchum, Shokan, NY, Alfred (Dora Mae) Ketchum, Endicott, sisters and brother in law Joan (Robert) Rowlands, Johnson City, Sharon Clements of Cambridge Ontario Canada, grandchildren Conor, Jessica and also several nieces and nephews. He was a retired engineer from Singer Link Corp, an avid runner, golfer and had a hole in one. Funeral services will be held Monday at 1:00 pm at the Barber Memorial Home, Inc., 428 Main St., Johnson City with Chaplain Bob Gaska officiating. Burial will be in Chenango Valley Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the Barber Memorial Home, Inc., on Sunday from 2-5 pm.