LAKE PLACID — June C. "JuneBug" Prentiss Tebo, of Lake Placid, N.Y., died March 9, 2013, at her home surrounded by her family.
Mrs. Tebo was born July 28, 1932, in Keene Valley, N.Y. June is one of eight children born to Bertrum and Alice Winters Prentiss.
The Prentiss family lived in Hartford, Conn. before returning to Upper Jay. June lived more than 40 years in Au Sable Forks. Mrs. Tebo was married to Joseph C. Tebo in 1952 who predeceased her in 1993. Mrs. Tebo was employed at the Lake Placid Hilton and Howard Johnson from 1979 to 2006 when she retired at 74.
Mrs. Tebo is survived by her five children, Sandra Gilbert, Joanne Tebo, Cheryl Pelkey, Charles Tebo and Liane Tebo. June has 14 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. June's daughter, Janet Bombard predeceased her in 2011. June loved family gatherings, picnics and camping. She loved being outside on her porch visiting with the neighborhood kids who would stop by.
A service will take place from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Wednesday, March 13, at Thwaits-Zaumetzer Funeral Home in Au Sable Forks.
Friends wishing to remember June Tebo may make memorial donations to High Peaks Hospice.