November 14, 1947 — December 1, 2017
LAKE GEORGE — Peter D. Bovair, 70, of Lockhart Mountain Road, Lake George, died unexpectedly Friday, Dec. 1, 2017.
Peter was born on Nov. 14, 1947 in Glens Falls, the son of Israel “Pete” and Thelma (Pepin) Bovair.
He married Jacquline Marie Lockhart on Oct. 12, 1968 at St. James Episcopal Church in Lake George.
Peter worked in sales and as a U.P.S. driver for many years, which was his favorite job.
When he was not working, he loved spending time at Capri Pizzeria and with his family and friends. He loved sitting on the back porch looking over Lake George. The light of his life was his beautiful granddaughter, Gracie.
Besides his parents, Peter was predeceased in death by his young brother, David; infant sister, Rhoda; and his brother, Bryan.
Survivors include his loving wife, Jacquline and their two children, Tiffany (Todd) Tucker and Peter John “PJ” Bovair; one granddaughter, Grace Marie Tucker, the love of his life; one sister, Barbara (Keith) Evans; one brother, Roland Bovair; sisters-in-law, Linda Bovair, Sue Johnson, Jaime (Randy) Beecher, Brenda (David) Vogt, Schelly Shaughnessy and Jennifer (Joel) Clark; also many nieces, nephews and close friends.
Calling hours will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Dec. 6, at the Baker Funeral Home, 11 Lafayette St. Queensbury.
Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m. at St. James Episcopal Church, 172 Ottawa St. Lake George, with the Rev. Jean DeVaty officiating.
Burial will immediately follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Lake George.
Friends are invited back to the church hall for a reception following the burial.
In lieu of flowers, a donation in memory of Peter may be made to St. James Episcopal Church, 172 Ottawa St. Lake George, NY 12845; or to the American Kidney Foundation, 11921 Rockville Pike, Suite 300, Rockville, MD 20852.
Condolences and floral bouquets may be sent directly to Baker Funeral Home, 11 Lafayette St. Queensbury, NY 12804; or through www.bakerfuneralhome.com.