DEARING, Ga. - Mr. Norman John Almeter, 99, of Dearing, entered into rest July 30, 2009. He was the beloved husband of the late Veronica Almeter.
The funeral mass was held at 10 a.m., Monday, August 3, 2009, at Queen of Angels Catholic Church with Father Bill Williams officiating. Interment followed in the Alleluia Community Cemetery.
Mr. Almeter was born in Sheldon, N.Y., and was the son of the late Jacob Almeter and the late Mary Schawb. He was retired as a dairy farmer. He was also a member of the Queen of Angels Catholic Church. Survivors include his sons: Lawrence Almeter, Spencer Port, N.Y.; David Almeter, Hilton, N.Y.; James Almeter, Piffard, N.Y.; Thomas Almeter, Dearing; Joseph Almeter, Dearing; and Daniel Almeter, Augusta; daughters: Margaret Adams, Hilton, N.Y.; Anne Reyner, Hilton, N.Y.; Theresa Mance, Hilton, N.Y.; and Mary Pidel, Augusta; brothers: Charles Almeter, Florida; and Clare Almeter, Almond, N.Y.; sister: Theresa Cotter, Canisteo, N.Y.; and 42 grandchildren, and 57 great-grandchildren.
Beggs Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.