This Week
  • Research and development efforts in construction come from collaboration.

  • The first apartments will be ready next spring at Southpoint Cove in Penfield.

  • CEO Dawn Smith worked her way up through the ranks at Pace Electronics of Sodus.

  • Aloi Solutions LLC is focusing on automation and integration to grow.

  • The RBJ 75 supplement presents a list of the 75 largest private-sector employers.

  • The new edition of Explore Greater Rochester is here.

Town of Greece deputy supervisor dies

Rochester Business Journal
July 14, 2014

Jerry Helfer, deputy supervisor for the town of Greece since January and Monroe County assistant executive for 10 years before that, has died, town officials announced Monday.

Mr. Helfer’s death was confirmed by Supervisor William Reilich. The cause was not disclosed.

“Jerry was a very talented individual and a valuable asset to the town,” Reilich said in a statement.

Mr. Helfer was appointed deputy supervisor by Reilich following Reilich’s election as supervisor last November.

Mr. Helfer was assistant county executive from 2004 through 2013, and a Greece council member from 1998 through 2009. He was an assistant deputy in the Monroe County Clerk’s office from 1998 to 2003.

He also was a former member of the town planning board, the board of zoning appeals and the Greece Youth Board.

“Anyone who was fortunate to have known Jerry liked him,” Reilich said. “He was a gentle soul who had a deep concern for those around him. He will be sadly missed.”

(c) 2014 Rochester Business Journal. To obtain permission to reprint this article, call 585-546-8303 or email service@rbj.net.


What You're Saying 

There are no comments yet. Be the first to add yours!

Post Your Own Comment

 
Username:
Password:

Not registered? Sign up now!
 

To Do   Text Size
Post CommentPost A Comment eMail Size1
View CommentsView All Comments PrintPrint Size2
ReprintsReprints Size3
  • E-mailed
  • Commented
  • Viewed
RBJ   Google