Ronald E. "Ron" Everleth, 70, of Summer Haven, Chazy Lake, N.Y., passed away Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017, at his home. He was born in Plattsburgh, N.Y., on Oct. 22, 1947, the son of Milton and Winnifred (Canning) Everleth and grandson of Byron and Alta (Favro) Everleth.
He is survived by his children, Jennara and Brenden; his siblings, William (Julie), Melonie (Dean); his nieces, nephews and many loving family members and beloved friends.
Ron graduated from Saranac Central High School in 1965, SUNY Canton in 1967 and Keene State College. He was a teacher at Saranac Central High School for over 30 years and primarily taught "wood shop" and architectural drafting and design to hundreds of students.
Ron had a zest for life and nature.
He loved his family and cherished his friends. He enjoyed being outside, boating and traveling but was his happiest when he was at "The Camp" on Chazy Lake. He enjoyed photography, woodworking and carpentry, wildlife and especially loved his Friday night family dinners. Ron touched many people's lives in his 70 years and will be missed dearly by his family and friends.
Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Brown Funeral Home in Plattsburgh.
Memorial donations may be made to Hi Tor Animal Care Center, 65 Firemens Memorial Drive, Pomona, NY 10970, or Guiding Eyes for the Blind.
Arrangements are entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901. 518-561-3980. Online condolences may be made at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com.
Published on December 30, 2017