Sylvester William Aucter

Sylvester William Aucter

New Bremen, Lewis County, New York, USA
Death 24 Feb 2009 (aged 80)
Lewis County, New York, USA
Burial Croghan, Lewis County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 34217456 · View Source
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A funeral Mass for Sylvester W. Aucter, 80, Castorland, formerly of Main Street, will be said at 11 a.m. Friday at St. Stephen's Catholic Church with the Rev. Daniel L. Chapin, pastor, and the Rev. Christopher J. Looby officiating. Spring burial will be in St. Stephen's Cemetery.

Mr. Aucter died Tuesday February 24, 2009 afternoon at Lewis County General Hospital, Lowville.

Calling hours will be from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at Iseneker Funeral Home, Low-ville.

Following school, he worked in the woods with his father, cutting pulp. He was a school bus driver for Beaver River Central School, and then worked for Beaverite Products, Beaver Falls.

He retired in 1993 from AMF Pins and Lanes, Lowville, where he worked for more than 35 years.

Born March 4, 1928, at home in the town of New Bremen, son of William J. and Mary R. Dicob Aucter, he attended country school on Dicob Road.

He married Kathleen Davoy on April 4, 1956, at St. Stephen's Catholic Church with the Rev. Louis Hamm officiating. She died March 8, 1991.

Mr. Aucter served in the Army after the Korean War, and was honorably discharged Oct. 24, 1957.

He enjoyed antiquing, garage sales, pocket watches, coin collecting, walking in the woods, animals and breakfast at McDonald's.

Surviving are three daughters and their husbands, Nancy and Larry Mellnitz, Watson, Kathy and Walter Morse, Lowville, and Diane and Albert Lewis, Castorland, with whom he lived; a brother, Herbert, Croghan; three sisters, Shirley Ardison and Viola Marolf, both of Turin, and Cecile Aucter, Lowville; six grandchildren, a great-granddaughter and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Donations may be made to the Lewis County Humane Society, 6388 Pine Grove Road, Glenfield, N.Y. 13343.

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