Funeral services for Frank M. Teer Sr., age 69, of County Route 15 Heuvelton, will be held on Wednesday (August 31, 2011) at 2:00 p.m. at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home with Rev. Robert Schirmer officiating. Burial will follow the service at Hillcrest Cemetery in Heuvelton.
Calling hours will also be held on Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home.
Frank was born on March 17, 1942 in Danby, VT a son of Albert and Marion (Stone) Teer. He attended Danby Rural School. He joined the Army National Guard in Vermont in 1961 to 1968. He married Roberta I. Phelps on April 20, 1963 in Shoesbury, VT settling in Danby, VT where he operated a dairy farm with his brother. The couple then relocated to Heuvelton in 1975 where he continued the operation of his own farm.
He was a member of the Black Lake Fish and Game Club, and a life member of the National Riffle Association. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his family.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Canton-Potsdam Hospital Foundation, 50 LeRoy Street, Potsdam, NY 13676 c/o The New Cancer Center Building Project. Online condolences can also be made at www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com.
Casual dress attire has been requested for his services to honor Frank’s wishes.