CAPE VINCENT, NY — John F. Rehm, 92, of Cape Vincent, NY, passed away Monday May 21, 2018, at the Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Cleveland Funeral Home, Cape Vincent.
Born Dec. 12, 1925, in Utica, the son of the late William and Ella Bryant Rehm, he graduated high school before serving in the United States Navy during World War II.
After his service in the Navy he became the vice president of Marine Midland in Watertown where he worked until retirement in 1983 he also owned and operated Millens bay Marina for many years.
He was married to Elizabeth Randall on Jan. 29, 1949.
John served as a member of St. Vincent de Paul Church, Rosiere, Knights of Columbus in Rosiere as well as the American Legion John C. Londraville Post 832 in Cape Vincent. John was often found restoring old tractors in his spare time.
Surviving are his sons, John (Carol) Durhamville, NY, Joe & Debra Whitesboro, NY, and David (Tammy) Chaumont, NY; a daughter, Susan (Kevin) FL; a sister, Carolyn Munn Whitesboro, NY; a ister-in-law, Betty; 19 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
John was predeceased by his parents, his wife, and his brother Bill Rehm.
Calling hours will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, May 25, at Cleveland Funeral Home in Cape Vincent, with a funeral service at 1 p.m. at St. Vincent of Paul church in Cape Vincent. A burial will follow in St. Vincent de Paul Cemetery in Rosiere, NY. A reception at the Knights of Columbus Hall Rosiere, N.Y., will be after the funeral services.
Donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601.
Online Condolences can be made at www.clevelandfuenralhomeinc.com.