He was a veteran of the United States Army. He retired from the Kentucky State Penitentiary in Eddyville.
He is survived by his wife, Carol Jean Stonitsch Teeters of Gilbertsville, two daughters, Debra Hoechst, Lancaster, and Lori Kuta, Gilbertsville, two sons, Tony Alberico of Gilbertsville, and Mike Alberico, Joliet, Ill., 11 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one sister, Evelyn Allen and one brother, William Teeters. His parents were William M. Teeters and Rose Leavert Teeters.
A funeral service was held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28 in the chapel of the Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home. The Rev. Paul Meier officiated. Burial with military rites followed in the Moreland Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent online at www.filbeckcannking.com.