ALEXANDRIA BAY, NY – Betty J. Lanterman, 88, formerly of Carnegie Bay Road, passed away early Saturday morning, Feb. 13, 2021, in Lyons, NY.
Born Oct. 7, 1932, in Syracuse, NY, daughter of Frank and Irene Orton Houghton, she graduated from Alexandria Bay High School.
She married W. Gerald Lanterman on Feb, 23, 1962, in Hendrick’s Chapel at Syracuse University. She and her husband “Jerry” owned and operated Lanterman’s Chanel View Cottages, on Carnegie Bay Road, for many years. Mr. Lanterman passed away on Nov. 5, 2003.
Betty also worked as an assembler in the heavy military division of General Electric, in Syracuse and later as the activities director for E.J. Noble Hospital, in Alexandria Bay.
She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, the Alexandria Bay Bap]st Church and the E.J. Noble Hospital Auxiliary. After moving to Canandaigua, NY, she became an active member of the Manchester United Methodist Church in Manchester NY.
She is survived by three sons, Thomas R., of Windsor Locks, CT, Timothy H., of DeWitt, NY and William G. III, of Cli^on Springs, NY, Timothy, Maya, Jade and Sunny, grandchildren, Josephine Castle, Jackson Castle and Lillian Tarala great grandchildren.
Due to current restrictions and an interest in the safety of loved ones, a decision has been made to postpone a memorial gathering until conditions improve.
Arrangements are with Costello Funeral Service, Alexandria Bay.
Online condolences may be made at costellofuneralservice.com