Travis R. Backs

December 16, 1991 ~ February 6, 2020 (age 28)


Travis Ronald Backs, 28 passed away unexpectedly Thursday, February 6,2020 at his home.
He was born in Auburn and currently was residing in Seneca Falls. Travis attended Union Springs Schools and would graduate from Jordan Eldridge High Scool, Class of 2011. He was currently employed by Gould’s Pumps in Seneca Falls as a foundry worker. Travis was an avid outdoorsman and especially enjoyed fishing. He cherished his family and friends and adored his niece  MaKenna and nephew Trystan.  
He is survived by his loving mother Holly Blaisdell Kline and step- father Jeffrey Kline of Weedsport,  beloved girlfriend Brandy Townsend and her daughter Grace Lynn, a sister Amanda Backs and companion Nathan Mosher, maternal grandfather Albert Blaisdell, paternal grandmother Margo Peluso, nephew Trystan Mosher, niece MaKenna Mosher, several aunts,uncles, cousins, and very special friends CJ Jackson and Bon Colonesse.
Travis was predeceased by his grandfather Ronald Ward and maternal grandmother Mary Blaisdell .
Calling hours are this Friday from 4-7 pm in the Pettigrass Funeral Home, 196 Genesee St.,Auburn. A service will be held Saturday morning at 11:00 am in the funeral home. Burial will be held at the convenience of the family in the spring at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Port Byron.
In lieu of flowers, due to Travis’s strong passion to help those with Alzheimer’s, or anyone in need of assistance, the family requests any donations be made in his memory to either  the Alzheimer’s Association or Seneca Falls Nursing Home.

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February 14, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Pettigrass Funeral Home
196 Genesee Street
Auburn, NY 13021

Funeral Service
February 15, 2020

11:00 AM
Pettigrass Funeral Home
196 Genesee St.
Auburn, NY 13021

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