Robert E. Teeter, age 92, passed away on Saturday, December 26, 2020 at the NYS Veterans Home in Batavia.
Robert was born on March 3, 1928 in Dansville to the late James & Sylvia (Robinson) Teeter. Robert served our country in the Army at the end of the Second World War. In 1948, he married Lucinda (Waggoner) who survives. Robert was a welder at Foster Wheeler prior to retirement. He was a caring husband, great father and loving grandfather. Robert enjoyed gardening & farming, he was an excellent welder and liked doing odds & ends around the house; he also enjoyed spending winters in Florida but most of all, Robert loved spending time with his family. He was a member of the American Legion- Daniel Goho Post 97 in Dansville, the Moose Club in Dansville, the Elks Club in Florida and many other organizations both here in Dansville and Florida.
In addition to his parents, Robert is predeceased by his children: Richard Teeter, LuAnn Teeter & Linda Teeter.
Robert is survived by his devoted wife of 72 years, Lucinda; his children: Robert "Bob" Teeter Jr., Judy (Clyde) Coolbaugh & Wanda (Scott) Osborn; his grandchildren: Bryan, Jason, Brandon, Jennifer, Heather, Ashley, Steven, Mike, & Matthew; his step-grandchildren: Kim & Mary; several great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, & cousins.
Friends are invited to call from 4-6pm on Wednesday, December 30,, 2020 at the Chamberlin-Baird Funeral Home, 73 Main St., Dansville. Funeral services and burial will be held privately and at the convenience of the family. Facial coverings and social distancing measures will be in effect at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making a memorial contribution to the Sparta Fire Department where Robert was one of the founding members at 8479 Reeds Corners Road, Dansville NY 14437.