unknown - September 9, 2013
Howard Gere Beecher, 84, of Fayetteville, died on Monday, Sept. 9, 2013. A native of Syracuse, he graduated from Christian Brothers Academy and the State College of Forestry at Syracuse University, where he received his master’s degree. Howard served in the U.S. Navy. He retired from McIntosh Box and Pallet in East Syracuse.
He is survived by his loving wife, Katharine, and his faithful dog, “Reilly”.
Services: 11:15 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, from Eaton-Tubbs Fayetteville Chapel and noon at Immaculate Conception Church, 400 Salt Springs St., Fayetteville, with a mass of Christian burial offered and burial following in Fayetteville Cemetery. Calling hours: 4-7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13, at Eaton-Tubbs Fayetteville Chapel, 7191 E. Genesee St., Fayetteville. Many thanks to East Side Manor and Sunnyside Care Center for all the TLC that he received. For a guest book, please visit scheppfamily.com.