Born: December 15, 1946

Died: October 13, 1987

John A. Premo was a Vietnam War veteran.  He was a son of Henry J. and Lela Premo.


Adirondack Daily Enterprise, October 15, 1987

John A. Premo

SARANAC LAKE - John A. Premo, 40, a native of Saranac Lake, died Tuesday, October 13, in Chesapeake, Va., where he was stationed with the U.S. Navy.

He was born Dec. 15, 1946, in Saranac Lake, the son of Henry J. and Lela (Kuhl) Premo.

A 1964 graduate of St. Pius X High School in Saranac Lake, he received degrees from Paul Smith's College and Pittsburgh State University College.

Mr. Premo was a Vietnam veteran, serving two years with the U.S. Army. In 1973, he enlisted in the Navy and had attained the rank of chief petty officer.

Survivors include his father of Saranac Lake; two brothers, Pierre of Peru and Claude, who is stationed with the Navy in Great Lakes, Ill.; and one niece.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Fortune Funeral Home.

Donations in Mr. Premo's memory may be made to St. Bernard's Church in care of the funeral home