LEWISTON, N.Y. — Local golfing legend Fred Silver passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday.
Silver was still the Senior Tournament Director for the Porter Cup which attracts top amateurs from across the world at a number of levels.
He was a highly competitive and successful golfer for most of his life, most recently claiming the Super Senior Porter Cup title.
Silver was a 27-time champion at Niagara Falls Country Club.
He was inducted into the Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame in 2003.
Fred Silver was 74.