L. Fern Zeh, 85, of Sherwood Drive, Massena died Thursday evening (March 7, 2013) at the Massena Memorial Hospital after a long courageous battle with cancer.
Fern is survived by her husband of nearly 65 years Charles, son Gregory and daughter in- law Imelda of Saranac Lake NY, a daughter Candace and son in- law Roy Mittiga Jr. of Massena, two grandchildren, Joe Mittiga of Massena and Jessica Zeh of Rochester.
Fern was born in Mt. Pleasant, PA on March 11, 1927 the daughter of Glenn and Clara (Holdsworth) Miller.
Fern married Charles Zeh on June 11, 1948 in Mt. Vernon PA. Fern and her husband moved to the Massena in 1958 during the Seaway and Reynolds Metals construction completion project. Fern at one time worked as an operator for Bell Telephone Company.
She was a stay at home mom raising her family; she enjoyed cards and was an avid bridge player. Fern and her husband were members of the Emmanuel Congregational Church.
As per her wishes, services will be private with Rev. Judith VanKennen and burial will be in the spring at Pine Grove Cemetery II, Norfolk, NY.
Those wishing to express acts of kindness may do so to the American Cancer Society.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of the Phillips Memorial Home, Massena.
Online condolences may be made to www.phillipsmemorial.com.
Monday, April 20, 2015, Watertown, NY
Funeral Homes Listings
Bossuot-Lundy Funeral Home, Carthage
Calarco, D.L. Funeral Home, Watertown
Costello Funeral Service, Alexandria Bay
Cummings Funeral Service
Frederick Bros Funeral Home, Theresa
Hart & Bruce Funeral Home, Watertown
Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter
Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown
Cleveland Funeral Home, Watertown
Cleveland Funeral Home,,Cape Vincent
Becker-Cleveland Funeral Home, Chaumont
Bezanilla-McGraw Funeral Home, Carthage
T.R. Jetty Funeral Home, Clayton
Piddock Funeral Home, Adams
Adirondack Funeral Home, Croghan
Iseneker Funeral Home, Lowville
Scanlon Funeral Home, Croghan
Scanlon Funeral Home, Harrisville
Sundquist Funeral Home, Lowville
St. Lawrence County
IslandView Funeral Services, Morristown
Hammill Funeral Home, Winthrop
Buck Funeral Home, Norwood
Fox-McLellan Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
French Funeral Home, Gouverneur
Green Funeral Home, Gouverneur
Allen-Nichols Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
Lawrence Funeral Home, Canton
O'Leary Funeral Home, Canton
Allen-Denesha Funeral Home, De Kalb Junction
French Funeral Home Inc., Gouverneur
French Funeral Home Inc., Edwards
French Funeral Home Inc., Star Lake