Funeral services for John R. Tebo, age 75, of 200 Denny
Street, Ogdensburg, will be held on Wednesday, December 16, 2009 at 10:00 a.m.
at Notre Dame Church with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating. Interment will be in Foxwood Memorial
Park. Calling hours will be held on
Tuesday, December 15, 2009 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Frary Funeral Home. Mr. Tebo passed away unexpectedly at the
Emergency Room at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center.
Mr. Tebo is survived by his wife, Wilma; three sons, Donald
Tebo and his wife, Janice, Ogdensburg, Michael Tebo and his wife, Marylou,
Liverpool and John Tebo and his wife, Rennee, Ogdensburg; two brothers, William
Tebo and his wife, Sylvia, Ogdensburg and Robert Tebo, Ogdensburg; two sisters,
Joan Denis, Brockville, Ontario and Nora Tebo, Arlington, VA; grandchildren,
Matthew Tebo, Michelle Schulz, Trisha Tebo, Jay Tebo, Ian Tebo, Junica Tebo,
Seth; and one great grandchild, McKenn Schulz. He was predeceased by three brothers, Ralph Tebo in 1983, Donald Tebo in
1962 and Lawrence Tebo in 1991; and two sisters, Lucy Tamchak in 1981 and Shirley Vienneau in 1994.
Mr. Tebo was born on July 3, 1934 in Ogdensburg, the son of
Joseph and Florence Barkley Tebo. He
graduated from OFA in 1952. He first
went to work for McConnville where he worked for 17 years. He later worked for the City of Ogdensburg. He retired in 1996 after 21 years of service. After his retirement, he worked part time for
NAPA. He married Wilma Chateau on October
16, 1954 at Notre Dame Church with Rev. Francis Menard officiating.
Mr. Tebo was a Third Degree Knight for the Knights of
Columbus. In 1993, he was awarded Knight
of the Year. He was involved with the
community free lunch at the Knights of Columbus. He was also involved as a stage hand during
Show Time. He enjoyed working in the
kitchen for functions at the Knights of Columbus. He was a New York Giants fan and a Yankees
fan. He enjoyed playing golf and
spending time with his grandchildren.
Donations may be made in his memory to the Knights of
Columbus Soup Kitchen.