Fredrick "Teddy" Theodore Mayer, 68, of Glenns Ferry, passed away on Wednesday, April 27, 2011, at a Boise hospital.
A celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m., on Thursday, May 5, at the VFW Hall in Glenns Ferry. Arrangements are under the direction of Rost Funeral Home, McMurtrey Chapel in Mountain Home.
Teddy was born on June 2, 1942, in Twin Falls, the son of Albert and Florence Mayer. He graduated from Twin Falls High School and then entered into the U.S. Navy.
Teddy served with the Navy for nine years and then transferred to the U.S. Air Force, where he retired after 11 years.
Teddy loved photography and was a computer genius and great engineer. He loved to tease people, he was a great teacher and his favorite thing was to give memory lessons.
Teddy is survived by his son, Jon Loder of Reno, Nev., son Robert Wright of Mountain Home, daughter Carrie Doyle of Alaska, sister Julia Magee of Filer, brother Rusty Mayer of Kuna, grandson Brandon DeZarn of Alaska, and many other extended family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and his sister, Kay Bowen.