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Obituary of Trevor Earl Dell

Trevor "Ted" Dell Keeseville - Trevor "Ted" Dell, of Dellwood Lane, Keeseville, NY died Wednesday March 9, 2011 at Meadowbrook Nursing Facility in Plattsburgh. He was born in Buffalo on May 17, 1932, one of 6 children of Dewey and Marion (Anger) Dell. Ted graduated from Lancaster High School in western New York in 1950, and spent time in the National Guard and working for Bethlehem Steel before starting his career at NYSEG. in1954. He married Marjorie Luke in 1950, who died in 1995. Ted and Maggie had two children, Shelley Dell of Brewster NY and Phillip Dell of Saranac Lake, NY. Ted was the beloved grandfather of seven grandchildren. The family moved to Keeseville in 1966 lured by the beauty of the Adirondacks where he continued his career at NYSEG. He retired from NYSEG in 1992 as Chief Lineman after 38 years with that company. After Ted's retirement he continued to devote his time and talents to family and community. He was very active in the social life of Keeseville, a lifetime member of the Keeseville Elks Club where he was honored as an Exalted Ruler and New York State Vice President. One of Ted's great pleasures in life was traveling to Elks conventions all over the country. He was also a devoted Mason for over 20 years and very much enjoyed the many lifelong friends that he made in his many years of membership. Ted devoted his time to many organizations and was recognized for his volunteer efforts with the Essex County Retired Senior Volunteer Program by the Town of Chesterfield. A celebration of Ted's life will be held at the Keeseville Elks Lodge on Saturday March 19 at 1 p.m. Friends are encouraged to bring a story to add to a memory book for his children. A reception will follow the service for continued fellowship. Donations in his memory can be made to the Keeseville Free Library, 1721 Front Street, Keeseville, NY 12944 or to the BPOE Elks of the USA, 2750 N. Lakeview Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614. Arrangements are in the care of the Hamilton Funeral Home, 124 Clinton Street, Keeseville. 834-7667
A Memorial Tree was planted for Trevor
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Hamilton Funeral Home