FARMINGTON — Victor F. Targett Sr. passed away Tuesday, July 10, at the Sandy River Center in Farmington, after a long battle with dementia.

Victor was born in Flagstaff on Nov. 12, 1939, to Erwin Stoddard Targett and Annette Murray Targett.

He graduated from Rangeley High School, was honorably discharged from the Army Reserve in 1965. He went on to the plumbing trade, passing the Master Plumbers Exam in 1969, and was a member of the Plumbers and Pipefitters Union, Local #716 until his retirement. Victor also occasionally taught at CMVTI.

Victor’s very favorite activity was playing his guitar and singing with his family. Other hobbies included hunting, fishing, woodworking, riding his Harley and boating. He very much loved his large family and looked forward to family gatherings.

Victor is survived by his wife of 33 years, Renee Clark Targett; his two brothers, David and John; his sister, Diane Pelkey; his sons Kim Moore and Victor F. Targett Jr.; his daughters Jennifer Nutt and Jill Targett; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Victor was predeceased by his brothers Erwin, Edwin, Hugh, Herbert (nicknamed Mike) and Donald; and sisters Mildred and Dorothy.

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