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Foster L. Teeters 1930-2019

WARREN — Foster Leroy Teeters, 89, passed away Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, at his residence.

Foster was born July 10, 1930, in Berlin Center, to the late Floyd and Freida Orr Teeters.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving in the motor pool during the occupation of Germany.

Foster worked as a heavy equipment operator for many years, working on many construction projects.

Foster was a known jokester. He was an outdoorsman, he loved to fish, he was a successful vegetable gardener and enjoyed bowling and golfing in his younger years. During his time in the military, Foster learned the game of hockey and became quite proficient, too.

Foster is survived by his wife, Darlene Lemmon Teeters; his children, Katherine Moore, Kenneth F. Teeters, Karen A. Hullihen, Karl W. Teeters and Kristine Betts; six grandchildren, Kara Teeters, Theresa Hullihen, Elaine Hullihen, Brandon Thatcher, Brittany Gowday and Brendon Betts; and a brother, Earl Teeters.

Besides his parents, Foster was preceded in death by his brothers, Wayne, Gene and Gary; and his sister, Delores Rembowski.

Friends may call 11 a.m. to noon Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019, at the Lane Funeral Home, Shafer-Winans Chapel, 164 N. High St. in Cortland, where the funeral service will begin at noon, with the Rev. David Luther officiant.

Private interment will be in Green Haven Memorial Gardens.

Visit www.lanefuneralhomes.com to share memories and condolences with Foster’s family.

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