Jerry V. Shene

Jerry Vaughn Shene, 67, husband of Laura Gregg, passed away peacefully in his sleep Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017, at his home.

Born in Saranac Lake, upstate New York, he was a son of the late Paul and Jeanette Shene. He graduated from Westhampton Beach High School in 1967. He was a U.S. Coast Guard veteran and a member of the Masonic Lodge.

In addition to his wife of the home, he is survived by daughters, Bethany Shene of East Hampton and Siobhan Shene of Asheville, North Carolina; son Adam Shene of Holbrook; grandchildren Beni Shoshi, Brandon, Riley, Mackenzie and Isabella Shene; granddaughter Elliotte Tellier; stepsons Zack Gregg and Cody Tellier; sisters Joan Schaefer of Saranac Lake and Virginia Shene-Whitelaw of Bloomingdale; and brothers Michael Shene of Nokomis, Florida, Steven Shene of Palm Bay, Florida, and Paul Shene of Southampton.

He was predeceased by sister Ruth “Tootie” Harrigan.

Visitation was held Jan. 29 at Gray Mortuary, 52 Main St., Pelzer, South Carolina. A memorial service will follow at their home, 220 King Road, Pelzer, South Carolina.

A cremation will follow and his remains will be buried in the spring next to his parents at Brookside Cemetery in Bloomingdale.

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