Elmer B. Speedling, Jr. Highland - Elmer B. Speedling, Jr. of Highland, NY died April 9, 2017, he was 86 years old. He lived his entire life in Highland. He was a loving husband to Lorraine Speedling. He served in the United States Marie Corp. and was a lifetime member of the Highland Fire Department. He was employed with the Highland School District and the Highland Land Field. He was the owner and operator of E.B. Speedling Jr. of Highland. He was well liked and respected, so much that they named the road leading to the Highland Land Field "Elmer Drive". He leaves behind one brother, Howard Speedling of Highland, two sisters Martha Rhodes of Highland and Dorothy Caston of Pine Bush and a host of relatives and friends. Graveside services at Highland Cemetery will be on Wednesday April 19th at 11 a.m.