Guy "Ted" Vanderhoof, 60, of Pittsfield, passed away Sunday (September 29) in Youngsville, after a courageous battle with cancer.
He was born March 27, 1953 in Jamestown, N.Y., a son to Guy and G. Joanne (Hall) Vanderhoof Jr. who survive him of Pittsfield. Ted was a 1971 graduate of Youngsville High School, and owned, and operated, Ted's Garage in Pittsfield. Prior to that, he was employed at Masterson Transfer for 22 years as a truck driver. Ted had served as vicepresident of the local 110 Teamsters, served as a past shop steward for Masterson's, was a member of the Youngsville Sons of the American Legion, serving as past commander, and also a member of the Son's of the AmVets Club in Sugar Grove. He enjoyed hunting, golfing, 4 wheeler trips and working and socializing in his garage with his many friends. He especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Ted is survived by a son, Guy T."Duff" Vanderhoof Jr. of Erie, Pa., a daughter, Connie (Steve) McNeal of Cherry Grove, 2 sisters, Rebecca (Darrel) Daughtery of Virginia, Suanne Bundy of Spring Creek, A brother James (Ann) Vanderhoof of Youngsville, a grandson, Isaiah O'Rion, a granddaughter Lillyanna, his special friends Jake Lindell and Kathy Hawk, both of Youngsville, and many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on Tuesday (October 1) at 4:30 p.m. at the Sugar Grove Free Methodist Church, Busti Rd., in Sugar Grove, with the Rev. Billy Hughes, pastor, officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations be made to Hospice of Warren Co., 2 Crescent Park Warren, Pa. 15365 or to the Sugar Grove Free Methodist Church, 209 Jamestown St. Sugar Grove, Pa. 16350
The Nelson Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Youngsville have been entrusted with all arrangements. Condolences to the family may be made at www.nelsonfuneralhome.net.