William Gerard Lantier


William Gerard Lantier, 62, formerly of LaFargeville, NY, passed away Sunday, March 18, 2018 at Hospice of Jefferson County @ Ellis Farms, Watertown, NY.

Born on September 24, 1955 in LaFargeville, NY, he was a son of Frederick F. and Helen R. Page Lantier and he was a graduate of LaFargeville High School.

William was a machine operator and supervisor for Mobil Chemical, Canandaigua, NY, a manufacturer of styrafoam products. He also worked for Bausch & Lomb, Rochester, NY, as a mechanic, set up technician and supervisor and then he worked in maintenance for Finger Lake Gaming, Farmington, NY.

He was an avid reader and enjoyed hunting fishing and snowmobiling.

Survivors include a daughter, Dana Lantier of Shortsville, NY; six siblings, Deanna Smith, Fred Lantier, Susan Lantier, Tina David, Rita Ogden and Karen Thompson.

His parents and two brothers, James "Jimmy" Lantier and David Lantier died previously.

There will be no calling hours or funeral. Arrangements are with Frederick Bros. Funeral Home, Theresa, NY.

Donations may be made to Hospice of Jefferson County @ Ellis Farm, 1398 Gotham Street, Watertown, NY 13601.

Condolences may be made online at www.frederickbrosfuneralhome.com.