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Chenango County Man Dies Hours After Being Found by Searchers

A sad turn after searchers found a missing 81-year-old Chenango County man. Alfred Turshman passed away at Wilson Hospital about 10 p.m. Saturday night. This according to his granddaughter Danielle Raymond.

Turshman was found in the Town of German at 10 Saturday a.m. after being reported missing from his home on Frye Road in the Town of German on August 15th.

Turshman's granddaughter said, "Thankfully the family was able to go in and see him, talk to him, and hold his hand...We were able to tell him we loved him, we were proud of him, and that he was safe now, he could rest."

She also reiterated the family's thanks to all who searched for him. There has been a GoFundMe account set up by the family to give thanks to the Cincinnatus EMS and Fire Department.