Wade R.  Utter
AFTON - Wade R. Utter, 73, passed away on Nov. 14, 2019, at Mercy House in Endicott.
He was born on May 5, 1946, in Delhi, the son of Richard and Arlene (Eckert) Utter of Delancy.
He grew up in Walton and graduated from Walton High School in 1964.
He went on to Delhi Technical College, studying design estimating and graduating in 1966.
On July 2, 1966, he married Sharon Ann Moneta of Walton.
Wade worked as project estimator for Garbade Construction Company in Vestal for many years and retired from Bovis Lend Lease of Ithaca.
He was a longtime director of Afton Area Tween League for baseball and also coached. He was an avid New York Yankees and New York Giants fan.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Sharon Utter of Afton; four sons, Brian Utter of Texas, Todd Utter of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, Chad Utter of Millbrook, Alabama and Derek Utter and his wife, Stephanie of Florence, South Carolina; 10 grandchildren; and brother-in-law, Michael Moneta of Charlotte, North Carolina.
He was predeceased by his parents; son, Alan Richard Utter; and sister, Karen (Utter) Davis.
Graveside services will be held in the spring in Glenwood Cemetery, Afton.
In lieu of flowers, please consider memorial donations to the Alan Utter Memorial Student Activity Scholarship Award, P.O. Box 5, Afton, NY 13730 or Mercy House of the Southern Tier, 212 N. McKinley Ave. Endicott, NY 13760.
Share condolences and memories with the family online by visiting at www.landersfh.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, Sidney.
Published on November 15, 2019


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Binghamton Plate Glass Co., Inc.
Nov 18, 2019
Wade was a great guy to work with, we remember his sense of humor and work ethic.
Cathy Thomas Cooper
Nov 16, 2019
Sharon& family. I am so sorry for your loss