Everitt C. Vanderhoof, 100, of Wellsboro, passed away May 3, 2021 at The Green Home in Wellsboro. He was born May 7, 1920 in Wellsboro to Clyde and Hazel R. (West) Vanderhoof, and graduated from Wellsboro High School.
On June 5, 1943, he married Vera E. Root, with whom he shared 68 years of marriage, and raised two children.
Everitt was a farmer who truly enjoyed all things farming. It was his vocation, his hobby and his calling. He attended the First Baptist Church of Wellsboro and the Welsh Settlement United Methodist Church.
Everitt is survived by a son, Mahlon (Carole) Vanderhoof of Chester, N.Y.; a daughter: Verla (George) Bryant of Wellsboro; five grandchildren; three step-grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife and one brother, Oliver Vanderhoof.
Friends and family are invited to pay tribute to Everitt's life on Saturday, May 8, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, 139 Main St., Wellsboro, with a funeral to follow in the funeral home. Burial will be in the Middlebury-Union Cemetery. Those wishing to make a donation in Everitt's honor are encouraged to remember the Whitneyville Fair Grounds, 2258 Charleston Road, Wellsboro, PA 16901.
To share a memory or condolence with Everitt's family, please visit www.tusseymosher.com.