12/11/2020 – George L. Reff, Clayton

Mr. George L. Reff, 76, of Clayton, died December 10th, at the Samaritan Medical Center after a long illness.

There will be a Graveside service held privately at Clayton Cemetery. Per George’s request for over the last 30 years, there will be no calling hours.

George was born on June 6th, 1944, in Chaumont, the son of Alfred and Grace Sanford Reff. He attended Chaumont schools.

On June 10th, 1967, he married Janette Aldrich, in Clayton.

He worked as pattern layout specialist at Frink Snowplows in Clayton, he retired in 1998 after 31 years of service.

George enjoyed the ATV Club at the Bald Rock Lodge, deer hunting, and he loved attending all the Lodge meetings, and playing pool after the meetings.

Surviving besides his wife Janett; a sister in law, Jenny Reff of Clayton; nieces, nephews, and cousins.

A sister, Betty Castor, died in 1989, and his best friend/nemesis  and brother, Jack, died in December of 2003.

Donations can be made in his name to T.I.E.R.S., P.O. Box 524, Clayton, N.Y. 13624.

Arrangements are with the T.R. Jetty Funeral Home in Clayton.

Condolences can be made at trjetty.com


  1. Valerie R Schwalm Posted

    Janette; So sorry to hear of George’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with y0u.

  2. rosemary ada Posted

    so sorry to hear of george’s passing….may he rest in peace…

  3. arthur gamble Posted

    George will missed by many people, he always had a smile a certain wit that is hard to find. Our condolences. The Gambles

  4. Steve and Carol Bisonett Posted

    Janette and family, our condolences are sent your way.

  5. Arnold Crump Posted

    Sorry Jannette and family to read of Georges passing. I always could count on his friendship at the Lodge, or wherever i saw him. RIP my friend.

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