In memory of
Steven C. Lahr
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In memory of
Steven C. Lahr
Steven C. Lahr GENEVA - Steven Lahr, of 4232 Teall Beach Road, Geneva, passed away quietly at his lake residence, surrounded by family, on July 15, 2019. There will be no calling hours. A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, July 27, at 2 p.m. at DeVaney-Bennett Funeral Home, 181 N. Main St., Geneva. The Rev. Emily Huyge will officiate. Steven was the son of Viola (Donald) Liberatore and Albert (Ann) Lahr and was a lifelong native of Geneva. He was a three-sport star at Geneva High School and a standout in football. He was a section V high jump champion with a record-breaking jump of 6 feet 5 inches. Upon graduation from high school Steve furthered his education at Mount Hermon Prep School and Cornell University. He was a three-year varsity starter on the Cornell University football team and broke high jump records in track. He was a beloved fraternity brother of Chi Psi. Steve was an avid outdoorsman; his interests included waterfowl hunting, fishing and boating. His professional career encompassed chemical sales of International Specialty Products, which allowed him to travel the world and make amazing relationships and lifelong friendships. In his later years he became a distinguished author of two books, "The Rantings of an Ivy League Madman" and "Duck Hunting in America." Steve was a member of Ducks Unlimited, Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Cornell Football Association, Canandaigua Duck Hunters Association and National Rifle Association. Steve will be best remembered by all who knew him for his charismatic personality, outgoing nature and zest for living life to its fullest. He is survived by his wife, Cathy Lahr; son, Chad Lahr (Jessica Lahr); grandsons, Colby and Maxton Lahr; stepsons, Joseph, Chad and Gregg Griffo; step-grandchildren, Calavia, Evonne, Keira and Heath Griffo; brother, Craig Lahr; and sisters, Jennifer Lahr and Barbara Lidestri. For those wishing to write a note of condolence, please visit www.devaneybennettfh.com .
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In memory of
Steven C. Lahr
Steven C. Lahr GENEVA - Steven Lahr, of 4232 Teall Beach Road, Geneva, passed away quietly at his lake residence, surrounded by family, on July 15, 2019. There will be no calling hours. A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, July 27, at 2 p.m. at DeVaney-Bennett Funeral Home, 181 N. Main St., Geneva. The Rev. Emily Huyge will officiate. Steven was the son of Viola (Donald) Liberatore and Albert (Ann) Lahr and was a lifelong native of Geneva. He was a three-sport star at Geneva High School and a standout in football. He was a section V high jump champion with a record-breaking jump of 6 feet 5 inches. Upon graduation from high school Steve furthered his education at Mount Hermon Prep School and Cornell University. He was a three-year varsity starter on the Cornell University football team and broke high jump records in track. He was a beloved fraternity brother of Chi Psi. Steve was an avid outdoorsman; his interests included waterfowl hunting, fishing and boating. His professional career encompassed chemical sales of International Specialty Products, which allowed him to travel the world and make amazing relationships and lifelong friendships. In his later years he became a distinguished author of two books, "The Rantings of an Ivy League Madman" and "Duck Hunting in America." Steve was a member of Ducks Unlimited, Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Cornell Football Association, Canandaigua Duck Hunters Association and National Rifle Association. Steve will be best remembered by all who knew him for his charismatic personality, outgoing nature and zest for living life to its fullest. He is survived by his wife, Cathy Lahr; son, Chad Lahr (Jessica Lahr); grandsons, Colby and Maxton Lahr; stepsons, Joseph, Chad and Gregg Griffo; step-grandchildren, Calavia, Evonne, Keira and Heath Griffo; brother, Craig Lahr; and sisters, Jennifer Lahr and Barbara Lidestri. For those wishing to write a note of condolence, please visit www.devaneybennettfh.com .
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Geneva, NY 14456
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