Niagara Gazette


September 25, 2013

George T. Faery

LEWISTON — George T. Faery, age 91, of Ransomville, died Tuesday, September 24, 2013 in Our Lady of Peace Nursing Care Residence in Lewiston, after a long illness.

George was born March 8, 1922 in Niagara Falls, NY, the son of the late Fred and Grace (Magorian) Faery and was a lifelong resident of the Town of Cambria. He was the owner and operator of Faery Greenhouses in Ransomville for many years until his retirement. George married Lorraine E. (Grauer) Faery on October 31, 1942. Lorraine predeceased him on August 18, 2003.

George was a communicant of Immaculate Conception RC Church in Ransomville. He was a member of the Niagara County Farm Bureau, the National Grape Co-op, and the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. George loved going elk hunting out west. He enjoyed woodworking and socializing, but most of all enjoyed being with his family.

He is survived by his sons, Thomas A. (Barbara) Faery, Jack E. (Deborah) Faery, Douglas G. (Diane) Faery, all of Ransomville, and Fred J. (Sharon) Faery of Wilson; his daughters, Muriel G. (Larry) Brawn of Anderson, SC and Shirley M. (David) Benton of Wilson; his siblings, Marie Goodman and Jim (Edith) Faery, both of Wilson, and Theresa Melcher of Lewiston; a daughter-in-law, Ann Faery; 19 grandchildren, 38 great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a son, William P. Faery and a sister, Ellen Diez.

Friends may call at HARDISON FUNERAL HOME, 3648 Ransomville Road, Ransomville on Friday from 4-8 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, September 28, at 10:00 AM in Immaculate Conception RC Church, 4671 Town Line Rd., (Rte 429) Ransomville, with the Rev. Joseph Badding officiating. (Please assemble at church.) Burial will follow in North Ridge Cemetery, Church Rd., Town of Cambria. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Immaculate Conception RC Church.

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