THEODORE J. WELLS
LATHAM- Theodore J. Wells, 87 of Latham, beloved husband of Vera L. Wells., passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at Rosewood Gardens, in Troy.
Born in Cohoes, NY on March 19, 1933, he was the son of the late George and Mary (Casabonne) Wells. Ted married Vera L. Skidmore February 23, 1986 and together enjoyed over 34 years together. He served his country in the US Army.
Ted was a Carpenter, working in the construction trade for Joseph R. Wunderlick until retiring in 2003. Ted was a dedicated servant to the community of Latham all his life. He was a member of the Latham Fire Depart for over 56 years and a member of the "Old Timers Club". He also served as a volunteer for the North Colonie Ambulance for 10 years. As an avid hunter, he was also an instructor in gun safety.
Survivors include wife Vera L. Wells of Latham, his daughters Karen (Mark) Minick and Lynn Skidmore. He is also survived by his grandchildren Leah Jordan and Mark Joseph Minick.
Ted was also predeceased by his son, Theodore Joseph (Joe) Wells, Jr.
Relatives and friends are invited to call Friday June 12, 2020 from 4:00 - 6:00 pm at Dufresne & Cavanaugh Funeral Home 149 Old Loudon Road, Latham.
Interment will take place at 10:00am Saturday June 13, 2020 at Most Holy Redeemer Cemetery, Niskayuna.
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