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January 25, 2021


Thor Stein Jeffery

Jeffery, Thor Stein “Ted”, 78, of Quincy, originally of Norway, died on January 25, 2021.

Ted was born in Norway on December 12, 1942 to the late Ingrid Fredriksen (Jeffery) and Harald Karlo Antonsen. He loved taking trips back to visit family and friends. He was a proud member of the United States Navy during Vietnam. Ted worked as a welder at the Quincy Shipyard and a driver for Yellow Cab of Quincy. He enjoyed time with family, playing cards, chess and watching country western movies. He was also active in Boy Scouts for most of his life. Ted was on the Board of Directors for the Viking Club and enjoyed participating in Viking Club and Sons of Norway activities. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

Loving brother of Jan Antonsen and his wife Mette of Folldal, Norway, Laila Lien and her husband Sverre of Oslo, Norway, Diane Lapworth-Jones of Milton, David Jeffery and his wife Maureen of Easton, Denise Jeffery and her husband Nicholas Leoutsakos of Windham, NH . He was predeceased by his adoptive father Robert Jeffery, brother in laws Warren Lapworth Jr., Richard Jones and niece Leah Jeffery. He is also survived by 2 aunts, cousins, 8 nieces and nephews and 9 great nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visiting hours on Friday, February 19 from 10 AM- 12 PM in the Keohane Funeral Home, 785 Hancock St., QUINCY followed by a private service that will be live streamed. If you wish to attend the service, please notify a family member or the funeral home as there are limited spaces. Burial to follow after the service at Milton Cemetery. To view the live stream, please visit Ted’s obituary page at at 12 PM on the 19th. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Ted may be made to South Shore Viking Association Scholarship Fund, South Shore Viking Club & Stenkil Lodge #92, PO Box 358, Holbrook, MA 02343-9998.