Skip to main content

The Moose: 101.3 FM, 99.3 FM ● The Blizzard: 105.9 FM, 103.9 FM, 98.3 FM ● Payment

Arthur K. Farr

Published on August 10, 2023

BRANTINGHAM – Arthur K. Farr, 62, of Dwyer Road, died on Monday, August 7, 2023 at his home under the care of his family and Lewis County Hospice.

Born on November 23, 1960, in Constableville, son of the late Jesse E. and Florence M. (Howard) Farr, Jr. He graduated from South Lewis Central School, in 1978.

He married Jennifer C. Zwart on November 15, 1986 at Grace Chapel, Lowville, with Rev. Abe Clemons.

Art worked as a logger, a bridge painter, a mechanic, and owned and operated Farr’s Well Drilling for many years.

He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Jen, his children, Brianne M. Farr; Mark J. Farr; Ashley J. (Kevin) Gorman; Lindsay M. Farr; and Samantha L. Farr; his two grandsons, Kelton and Hayden Henkle; his two sisters, his three brothers, several nieces and nephews. He also leaves behind his favorite companion, Jesse.

Art is predeceased by his three sisters, Josephine M. Markum, Barbara J. Moore, and Charlotte L. (Wayne) Rogers, his brother, Karl F. Farr, Sr., a niece, Tina L. Chapman, and nephew, Luke E. Fuller.

Art loved to tinker with engines, a master mechanic. He liked feeding the wildlife around the house.

A Celebration of Life will be on Saturday, August 12th, at Boonville American Hotel, from 1 to 3:00pm. The Farr family would like to thank Lewis County Hospice for their compassion and care they gave to Art.

On-line condolence of sympathy may be made to: