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Grace Tefft Obituary

Grace M. Tefft
Grace M. Tefft

July 25, 2013


Grace M. Tefft, 83, formerly of Potic Mountain, died Thursday, July 25, 2013 at Kaaterskill Care. She was born in Norwich, a daughter of the late Carlton and Ruth Brown Slater.

A longtime Catskill resident, Grace previously worked in various factories. Grace loved spending time with her family, square dancing and singing country and Western songs.

Beloved wife of the late Frank Tefft who died in 1973, mother of Frank Tefft of Earlton, Marvin Tefft of W. Athens, Clinton Tefft of Catskill, Dawn Heatherly of Hendersonville, NC, Sheena Lasher of Cairo, Kamie Garafolo of Coxsackie and the late Engrid Tefft who died in 1994, sister of the late Lynn Slater and Pauline McGiffert, grandmother of the late Tara and Richard. Fifteen grandchildren, many nieces and nephews also survive.

Family and friends may call at the Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home, 139 Jefferson Heights, Catskill on Saturday from 9:00 – 11:00 am. A funeral service will then be conducted by Pastor Frank Hoffman at 11:00 am. Inurnment will follow in Town of Catskill Cemetery.

Contributions toward the funeral may be made to the family.