Fred Humes

Obituary of Fred Rogers Humes

Humes, (Fred) Roger, on Feb 1, 2022 at 86 years young. Lifelong resident of East Rockaway whose family roots are embedded on Long Island with 2 great-grandfathers as keepers of the Fire Island Lighthouse- prompting a love of boating and all things sea-related. Beloved husband of the late Ann. Cherished father to Tammy(Ken), Kelly(Walter), Stacy(Fred) and Scott. Doting Grandpa to Danielle, Lauren, Alicia, Walter, Travis, Erica, Kimberly & Victoria. Proud Great Grandpa to Avery, Anna, Dean, Maddi & Pearl. Remembered fondly by many thoughtful relatives and friends. He and his Annie together along with blood, sweat and tears built a vacation home on Lake Contoocook in Rindge, New Hampshire where many happy summers and winters were spent with family & friends. He was a master woodworker; loved tinkering with projects, cookbook author, and avid armchair Jeopardy contestant & knowledgeable on many subjects-happily sharing with others. Roger also served his country proudly during the time of the Korean War. Through the years he was a - ERHS Bd of Ed member, Bay Park Fire District Commissioner, Dad’s Club member, Dept Head of Marketing for AT&T, Mentor to many and most of all a friend to all. He will be missed. His favorite charities are Ronald McDonald House and St Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.
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Saturday
5
February

Visitation at Funeral Home

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday, February 5, 2022
Perry Funeral Home, Inc.
118 Union Ave
Lynbrook, New York, United States
Sunday
6
February

Visitation at Funeral Home

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday, February 6, 2022
Perry Funeral Home, Inc.
118 Union Ave
Lynbrook, New York, United States
Sunday
6
February

Visitation

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sunday, February 6, 2022
Perry Funeral Home, Inc.
118 Union Ave
Lynbrook, New York, United States
Monday
7
February

Mass

9:45 am
Monday, February 7, 2022
St. Raymond's RC Church
263 Atlantic Avenue
East Rockaway, New York, United States

Final Resting Place

Long Island National Cemetery
Wellwood Avenue
Pinelawn, New York, United States