Prior, 54, of Johnstown, NY and formerly of Evans Mills,
passed away March 11 at St. Mary’s Hospital, Amsterdam,
NY, from cancer.
Born Aug. 29, 1962, in Watertown, the son of Noah and
Shirley Stahl Prior, he graduated from Indian River
Central School and entered the Army in 1980 and served
A previous marriage to Tina Haymond ended in divorce.
He married Christine N. Armour on July 13, 2009, in
Jeffrey worked as a retail manager for Tractor Supply and
later for Dollar General in Amsterdam.
He is survived by his wife Christine, four children,
Jeffrey and Heather Prior of Johnstown, PA, Brandi and
Robert Evanicky of Sugarland, TX, Amanda and Pat Brooker
of Gloversville, Kevin Prior of Johnstown, NY; five
grandchildren, brothers and sisters: Ricky and Ann Prior
of Madison, Noah and Terry Prior of Theresa, Rebecca and
Randy Bushaw of Antwerp, Natalie and Robert Powell of
Duanseburg, Todd and Deborah Prior of Harpersville, Bruce
and Sue Prior of Watertown; and numerous nieces and
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. March 27 at Johnson
Funeral Home, Dexter. There
will be a calling hour one hour prior to the funeral.
Burial will be in the spring at Dexter Cemetery
with military honors.
Donations may be made to American Cancer Society or
the Mary Angelica Prior Scholarship Fund % Watertown
Savings Bank 111 Clinton St. Watertown, NY 13601.
Arrangements are with Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter.
condolences may be made at dexterfuneralhome.com.
Information provided by Johnson
Funeral Home and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.