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Lillian Keysor Hine, 100 
GLOVERSVILLE - Mrs. Lillian Keysor Hine, 100, of the Fulton County Residential Health Care Facility, died Sunday at the facility.
Born in Catskill, Greene County, Mrs. Hine moved to New York City in 1919. She later lived on the Gloversville-Caroga Lake Road in the town of Johnstown for more than 50 years and also at the Pineview Commons Home for Adults.
Mrs. Hine was a secretary for a law firm in New York City. She later moved to Gloversville and worked in the same capacity for the Niagara Mohawk Power & Light Co. Subsequently, she was employed at the Fred C. Miller Glove Co., retiring in 1954.
Mrs. Hine was a member of the former Kingsborough Presbyterian Church in Gloversville and a member of its Philathea Class and the 1793 Club.
Her first husband, Amos C. Keysor, whom she married Dec. 24, 1928, died in 1950. She later married Chauncey M. Steele, who died in 1966. Her third husband, Norman E. Hine, died in 1973.
Survivors include a daughter, Donna Keysor Stofelano; three grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
The service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home, 51 Fremont St. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the service Wednesday at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Prospect Hill Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to charity.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Mildred Specht, longtime employee at Carrot Barn 
CENTRAL BRIDGE - Mrs. Mildred E. Specht, 81, of Freed Road, Town of Carlisle, died Sunday at Bassett Healthcare Facility in Cooperstown after a short illness.
Born in Albany, Mrs. Specht had lived on Freed Road since 1985. He had previously lived in North Main Street in Central Bridge.
She was educated in the St. Vincent's school system in Albany.
Mrs. Specht worked at Schoharie Valley Farms Carrot Barn on Route 30 in Schoharie for more than 30 years. She worked in the shipping and packing department and also did field work. She also assisted her husband in the operation of the Henry Specht Excavating Business until 1980.
Henry C. Specht, whom she married Sept. 21, 1938, died Dec. 3, 1980.
Survivors include two sons, Michael M. Specht of Middleburgh and Henry C. Specht of Tarboro, N.C.; two daughters, Patricia Ann Smith of Central Bridge and Sarah Harris of Middleburgh; a brother, Louis Pemberton of Albany; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Langan Funeral Home, 227 Main St., Schoharie.
Calling hours will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Breakabeen Cemetery, Breakabeen.
Contributions may be made to the Animal Shelter of Schoharie Valley, P.O. Box 40, Howes Cave, NY 12092.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Roberta Eischens, 52, was therapist at Sunnyview 
NISKAYUNA - Private services will be held for Miss Roberta P. Eischens, 52, of Whamer Lane, who died Friday at Albany Medical Center in Albany after a long illness.
Born in Beacon, Miss Eischens moved to the Capital Region in 1984.
She earned a bachelor's degree in humanities in 1969 from Harpur College and a second degree in physical therapy from Upstate Medical University in 1984.
Miss Eischens was a physical therapist at Sunnyview Hospital in Schenectady.
She was an active member of the Schenectady Dog Training Club and the Jazz Agility Club.
Survivors include her parents, Robert and June Eischens of Broomal; a brother, David Eischens of Fayetteville; and her partner, Sue Herbert of Niskayuna.
There are no calling hours.
Burial will be private.
Contributions may be made to the Canine Working Companions, 316 E. Walnut St., Oneida, NY 13421; or the Animal Protective Foundation, 53 Maple Ave., Scotia, NY 12302.
Arrangements are by the DeMarco-Stone Funeral Home, Rotterdam.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

`Nick' Lettieri 
ROTTERDAM - Nunzi "Nick" Lettieri, 90, of Newell Road, died Sunday at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady.
Born in Old Forge, Pa., Mr. Lettieri was educated in Scranton, Pa., and moved to the Rotterdam area in 1939.
He was a mason for many years, working for the Bricklayers Union local 2 in Albany until retiring in 1972.
Mr. Lettieri was a communicant of the Church of Saint Adalbert.
He was a member of the Rotterdam Seniors Mixed League, the American Bowling Congress and the Rotterdam Senior Citizens. He was a longtime member of the Mont Pleasant Bowling League.
Survivors include his wife, Bertha Lettieri, whom he married Jan. 27, 1940; a daughter, Nancy Sells of Rotterdam; five sisters, Lillian Leshanski of Scranton, Pa., Vi Slater of Houston, Texas, Ethel Bolsar of Moosic, Pa., Margaret Cianni of Old Forge, Pa., and Rosie Lettieri of Scranton, Pa.; two brothers, Tony Lettieri of Old Forge, Pa., and Joseph Lettieri of Scranton, Pa.; and two grandchildren.
There are no calling hours or services.
Burial will be in St. Adalbert Cemetery.
Contributions may be made to the church, 550 Lansing St., Schenectady, NY 12303-1195.
Arrangements are by the DeMarco-Stone Funeral Home.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Alice Gerardi 
EAST GLENVILLE - Mrs. Alice Wands Gerardi, 84, of East Glenville, died Saturday at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady after a short illness.
Born in Schenectady, Mrs. Gerardi moved to Glenville in 1934. She was a 1935 graduate of Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School. She lived in the Cape Cod, Mass., area from 1983 to 1988.
She was the assistant dietitian at the Glenridge Hospital from 1958 to 1978.
Mrs. Gerardi was a member of the Evangelical Baptist Church while a resident of Cape Cod. She attended Faith Baptist Church in Rexford for many years.
Her husband, Leonard G. Wands, whom she married in 1938, died in 1974.
Survivors include two sons, Richard W. Wands of Old Town, Maine, and R. Kent Wands of Glenville; and a daughter, Priscilla D. Bodenstab of Glenville.
A memorial service will be held at 6:30 tonight at Faith Baptist Church, Glenridge and Bradt roads, Rexford.
There are no calling hours.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Faith Baptist Church, Rexford, NY 12148.
Arrangements are by the Glenville Funeral Home.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Bernard Walsh 
COHOES - Bernard J. Walsh, 71, of David Drive, died Monday at Samaritan Hospital in Troy after a short illness.
Mr. Walsh was born and educated in Cohoes.
He retired as maintenance supervisor for Owens Corning in Delmar after 20 years of service.
Mr. Walsh was a communicant of St. Bernard's Church.
He was a longtime member of the Jackson Avenue bowling league.
Survivors include his wife, Doris LaForest Walsh; four daughters, Doris Peltier and Bernadette Glynn, both of Cohoes, Nancy Kentris of Gilbertville, Mass., and Maureen Kentris of Latham; three brothers, Thomas D., Francis E. and William F. Walsh Jr., all of Cohoes; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 9 a.m. Thursday at the Dufresne Funeral Home, 216 Columbia St., followed at 9:30 at St. Bernard's Church, where a Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated.
Calling hours will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery in Waterford.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Carmela Frekany 
LOS ANGELES - Mrs. Carmela M. Frekany of Los Angeles, Calif., formerly of Rotterdam Junction, died Saturday at a Los Angeles health facility.
Born in Rotterdam Junction, Mrs. Frekany was a graduate of Woestina High School and moved to Los Angeles in 1956.
She was a loan service officer at the Bank of America, Gibraltar Savings & Loan and Family Savings & Loan.
Survivors include her husband of 28 years, Frank Frekany; a sister, Mary Cipriano of Rotterdam Junction; and two brothers, Michael Guagliardo of Schenectady and John Guagliardo of Amsterdam.
A Mass will be celebrated at 5 this evening at Faith Chapel at Forest Lawn Memorial Park & Mortuary, Hollywood Hills, Calif.
A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Forest Lawn Memorial Park & Mortuary.
There are no calling hours.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Dario R. Tozzi 
SCHENECTADY - Dario R. Tozzi, 77, of Lakewood, Colo., formerly of Schenectady, died Sunday at St. Anthony Central Hospital in Denver, Colo., after a short illness.
Mr. Tozzi was born in Compobasso, Italy.
He was an electrical contractor for more than 25 years with the family electrical business, Joseph A. Tozzi & Sons, retiring in the mid-1980s.
Mr. Tozzi was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II.
He was a member of the Normanside Country Club; the New York Athletic Club; and the Rocky Mountain Italian Golf Association. He was a former member of the Sons of Italy and was a former volunteer fireman in Stephentown.
Mr. Tozzi was a former member of St. Helen's Church.
Survivors include his wife, Arlene Mowder Tozzi, whom he married Sept. 2, 1984; two sons, Joseph J. Tozzi of Clarksville and Michael V. Tozzi of Tyson Corners, Va.; a sister, Dorina Trolio of Schenectady; and several step-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 8:15 a.m. Friday at the Bond Funeral Home, Broadway and Guilderland Avenue, followed at 9 at St. Helen's Church, where a Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated.
Calling hours will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Burial will be in St. Anthony's Cemetery.
Contributions may be made to the Stephentown Volunteer Fire Department, Route 43, Stephentown, NY 12168.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Eve Waterman 
CLIFTON PARK - Mrs. Eve Swota Waterman of Carlton Road, died Monday at St. Peter's Hospital in Albany after being stricken.
Born and raised in Watervliet, Mrs. Waterman attended schools there. She lived on Hidden Valley Lane in Ballston Lake before moving to her Clifton Park home.
She was an office clerk for the town of Colonie and later became a homemaker.
Mrs. Waterman was a communicant of Corpus Christi Church, Ushers.
Her husband, Sanford J. Waterman, died in 1974.
Survivors include a daughter, Sandra Walker of Clifton Park; two brothers, Stephen Swota of Richfield Springs and Joseph Swota of Speigletown; two sisters, Mary Swota of Watervliet and Julia Swota-Snedeker of Richfield Springs; and three grandchildren.
The Liturgy of Christian burial will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Thursday at Corpus Christi Church, Ushers. Calling hours will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Gordon C. Emerick Funeral Home, 1550 Route 9.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Ballston Lake Volunteer Ambulance, 1123 Route 146A, Ballston Lake, NY 12019.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Frederic Lake 
SCHENECTADY - Frederic D. Lake, 60, of Clinton Street, died Sunday at Julie Blair Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Albany.
Born in Schenectady, Mr. Lake was a graduate of Scotia-Glenville High School.
He worked at James' Appliances for many years.
Survivors include two sons, Frederic D. Lake Jr. of Middleton, Wis., and Leonard Lake of Schenectady; his mother, Betty Williams of Scotia; three brothers, Woodrow Lake Jr. of Scotia, Byron Lake of Schenectady and Danning Lake of Burnt Hills; and a sister, Cynthia Kaczmarek of Schenectady.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Bond Funeral Home, Broadway and Guilderland Avenue.
There are no calling hours.
Burial will be on Zion Lutheran Cemetery at a later date.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Henry Wilson service changed 
SCHUYLERVILLE - There has been a change in the service for Henry G. Wilson, who died Saturday.
It will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Tunison Funeral Home, 105 Lake Ave., Saratoga Springs.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Ida Pabis 
BROADALBIN - Mrs. Ida Phillips Pabis, 72, of the Petoff Garden Apartments, formerly of South Second Avenue, died Sunday at St. Mary's Hospital in Amsterdam.
Born in Mayfield, Mrs. Pabis was a 1947 graduate of Broadalbin Central School.
She was a payroll clerk for the Johnstown Hospital for 29 years.
Mrs. Pabis was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Broadalbin.
Her husband, Joseph F. Pabis, whom she married Oct. 1, 1950, died in 1991.
Survivors include two daughters, Jill Lindsay of Queensbury and Lisa Cassiere of Merritt Island, Fla.; and a grandson.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the First Presbyterian Church of Broadalbin. A calling hour will precede the service at the church.
Burial will be in Broadalbin Mayfield Rural Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the church, at 54 W. Main St., Broadalbin, NY 12025.
Arrangements are by the Jeffords & Stewart Funeral Home.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Leo Paquin Sr. 
RENSSELAER - Leo Paquin Sr., 95, of Broadway, died Monday at Albany Memorial Hospital after a short illness.
Born in Manchester, N.H., Mr. Paquin lived in Rensselaer for 40 years.
He was a stationary fireman and engineer for APW and Steiner Tissue.
Mr. Paquin was a member of the Kinderhook Council Knights of Columbus 7606, Donald E. LaValley 4th Degree Assembly of Hudson, G.S. Mink and T. Claxton Hose Fire Company in Rensselaer and the Rensselaer Senior Citizens.
He was a communicant of St. Joseph's Church.
Mr. Paquin was the widower of Theresa "Tess" Heneghan Paquin.
Survivors include six sons, James Paquin of Colonie, John and Leon Paquin Jr., both of Rensselaer, Michael Paquin of Niverville, Henry Paquin of North Greenbush and Charles Paquin of East Greenbush; two daughters, Mary Borcsok of New Baltimore and Patty Cannon of Castleton; 29 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
The services will be held at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at the W.J. Lyons Jr. Funeral Home, 1700 Washington Ave., and at 10:30 a.m. the Liturgy of Christian burial will be celebrated at St. Joseph's Church, Third Street. Calling hours will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, East Greenbush.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Leona Sobieski 
ROTTERDAM - Mrs. Leona E. Sobieski, 84, of Wescott Road, died Sunday at St. Clare's Hospital in Schenectady after a short illness.
Mrs. Sobieski was born in Burlington, Vt.
She was an assistant to the buyer in the dress department at the Barney Co. in Schenectady for more than eight years. She also worked for Hollywood Cleaners in Schenectady.
Mrs. Sobieski was a member of the Home Bureau and a former member of the Draper High School Parent-Teacher Association.
She was a member of Our Lady of the Assumption Church.
Carl L. Sobieski, whom she married April 20, 1940, died in 1992.
Survivors include three daughters, Carla Magiera of Esperance, Lee S. Roy of Schenectady and Michele Boni of Latham; four sisters, Violet Sommerfeld of Bradenton, Fla., Beulah Tomaszewski of Michigan City, Ind., and Winifred Cimino and Harriett Furlano, both of Schenectady; a brother, Harold Duchane of Scotia; and five grandchildren.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Bond Funeral Home, at Broadway and Guilderland Avenue, Schenectady.
A calling hour will precede the service at the funeral home.
Burial will be in St. Cyril's Cemetery.
Contributions may be made to Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Research, Komen Foundation, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas, Texas 75265-0309.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Nicoline Pusz 
SCHENECTADY - Mrs. Nicoline Jiusto Pusz, 86, of Kings Road, died Monday at St. Clare's Hospital after a short illness.
Born in Schenectady, Mrs. Pusz was a lifelong area resident.
She worked for many years in the family business, Jiusto Brothers Produce, retiring in 1985.
Her husband, Walter Pusz, died in 1967.
Survivors include a brother, Felix Jiusto of Rotterdam; and a sister, Anna Poulin of Rotterdam.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Wednesday at St. Gabriel's Church.
There are no calling hours.
Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Clare's Foundation, 600 McClellan St., Schenectady, NY 12304.
Arrangements are by the Daly Funeral Home.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Pauline Herkel 
ST. CLOUD, Fla. - Services were held for Mrs. Pauline M. Herkel, 91, of St. Cloud, who died on Thursday.
Born in Plattsburgh, N.Y., Mrs. Herkel lived on Quaker Street. She moved to central Florida in 1974.
Her husband, Charles A. Herkel, died in 1979.
Survivors include a daughter, MaryAnn Grathwol of Mountain City, Ga.; a son, Charles L. Herkel of Schenectady; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Burial was in Osceola Memory Gardens Cemetery, Kissimmee, Fla.
Arrangements were by the Fisk Funeral Home, St. Cloud.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Richard O. McCary 
SCHENECTADY - Richard O. McCary, 75, formerly of Valencia Road, Niskayuna, died Monday at Kingsway Arms Nursing Center after being stricken.
Born in Sherman, Texas, Mr. McCary had lived in Schenectady, Syracuse, Ithaca and Phoenix, Ariz., before returning to Schenectady.
He earned a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering in 1946 from the University of Louisville and a master's degree in electrical engineering from Syracuse University in 1956.
Mr. McCary began working for the General Electric Co. in Erie, Pa., in 1946 and retired from GE Research and Development Laboratory in Niskayuna in 1992.
He was a Navy veteran of the Korean War, serving in Oahu, Hawaii, until 1953.
Mr. McCary was a member of the IEEE, Sigma Xi, Boy Scouts of America, National Rifle Association, GE Elfun Society and the Helderberg Twirlers Square Dance CLub.
He was a member of the First Reformed Church of Schenectady and was active in the Adult Bible CLub. He did many programs for the Men's Dialogue Group and was an instructor of the Youth Group.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Helen Rucker McCary; two daughters, Kathryn McCary of Schenectady and Eileen Terrell of Frisco, Texas; a son, Brian McCary of Clayton, Mo.; a sister, Elizabeth Smith of Bremertown, Wash.; and a grandchild. His daughter, Sharon McCary, died in December 2000.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at First Reformed Church of Schenectady, Union at North Church streets.
Burial will be at a later date in International Order of Odd Fellows Cemetery, Denton, Texas.
Contributions may be made to the Boy Scouts of America, Proctor's Theatre or Schenectady Civic Players.
Arrangements are by the Jones Funeral Home.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Ricky A. Dillenbeck 
FORT PLAIN - Ricky A. Dillenbeck, 48, of Rouse Road, died Sunday at St. Mary's Hospital in Amsterdam after a long illness.
Born in Little Falls, Mr. Dillenbeck was educated in area country schools and was a lifelong area resident. He worked at Lexington Industries in Gloversville for 30 years.
Mr. Dillenbeck was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Stone Arabia.
Survivors include his parents, William and Sadie Dillenbeck of Fort Plain; a sister, Joanne Heiser of Canajoharie; and two brothers, Alan W. Dillenbeck of Plymouth, Mass., and Kevin Dillenbeck of Canajoharie.
The service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. John-St. Mark Lutheran Church, Church Street, Canajoharie. Calling hours will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Houghtaling & Smith Funeral Home, 20 Otsego St., Canajoharie.
Burial will be in Fort Plain Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Lexington Center, 127 E. State St., Gloversville, NY 12078 or the Mid-County Volunteer Ambulance Service, P.O. Box 126, Canajoharie, NY 13317.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Robert A. Coonradt 
VENICE, Fla. - Robert A. Coonradt, 69, of Roma Road, died at home Sunday after being stricken.
Born in Troy, Mr. Coonradt was a graduate of Troy High School.
He was a Navy Air Force veteran, serving as an aviation mechanic from 1952 to 1955.
Mr. Coonradt was an auto mechanic for many years. He also owned and operated Bob Coonradt Latham-American in Latham. He retired to Sarasota, Fla., and was a member of a Sarasota flying club.
Survivors include his wife, Teresita Coonradt; three sons, Timothy A. Coonradt of Sarasota, Fla., Robert A. Coonradt of Concord, Calif., and Kevin P. Coonradt of Amsterdam; a daughter, Edith Watson of Scotia; a brother, David Coonradt of Grafton; a sister, Helen Frasier of Las Vegas, Nev.; six grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the John J. Sanvidge Funeral Home, 115th Street and Fourth Avenue, Lansingburgh.
Calling hours will be 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Burial with military honors will be in Saratoga National Cemetery, Schuylerville.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Rosalie Bixby 
COLONIE - Mrs. Rosalie J. Bixby, 66, of Colonie, died Sunday at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady.
Born in Proctorsville, Vt., Mrs. Bixby lived most of her life in the town of Colonie.
She worked for the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance for 23 years, retiring in 1996.
Mrs. Bixby was a member of St. James Methodist Church, Proctorsville, Vt.
She was married to Clarence E. Bixby for 47 years until his death.
Survivors include two sons, Richard Bixby of Proctorsville and Randy Bixby of Mt. Holly, Vt.; a daughter, Rhonda Bixby of Colonie; two sisters, Bessie Webb of Ludlow, Vt., and Maxine Bixby of Whitehall; a brother, Robert Lawrence of Proctorsville; and four grandchildren.
Calling hours and a memorial service for family members will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Adams & Kenney Funeral Home, 12 Meadow St., Ludlow, Vt.
A graveside service will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery, Proctorsville.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Theresa Reddy 
STILLWATER - Ms. Theresa L. Reddy, 78, of Flike Road, died Monday at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady after a short illness.
Born in Riverside, Ms. Reddy lived most of her adult life in Stillwater. She was a clerk in the tool crib area at the General Electric Co. in Schenectady, retiring in 1985. Previously, she worked at the Watervliet Arsenal and the Stillwater Knitting Mill.
Ms. Reddy was a member of the Mechanicville-Stillwater Senior Citizens and the Arvin Hart Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary. She was also a member of the American Legion Post 490 Auxiliary.
She was a former member of St. Paul's Church and was a member of St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church.
Survivors include three sons, Robert Shorter of Mechanicville, William Shorter of Stillwater and Gary Shorter of Chicago; a daughter, Debra O'Donnell of Saratoga Springs; and five grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Peter's Church. Calling hours will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the DeVito-Salvadore Funeral Home, 39 S. Main St., Mechanicville.
Burial will be in St. Paul's Cemetery, Mechanicville.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association or the American Heart Association.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

Helen Hoyt 
JOHNSTOWN - Mrs. Helen M. Hoyt, 71, of Miller Street, died Sunday at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady after a short illness.
Mrs. Hoyt was born in Gloversville.
She worked at Breton Industries and Esquire Novelty Corp., both of Amsterdam, for many years. She had recently worked with the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County.
Mrs. Hoyt was a member of the Fremont Street United Methodist Church and Johnstown Women of the Moose.
Survivors include her husband, Robert D. Hoyt Sr., whom she married Aug. 30, 1947; four sons, Robert D. and Leo J. Hoyt, both of Amsterdam, Ronald E. Hoyt of Albany and Richard A. Hoyt of Johnstown; four daughters, Judith A. Pettit of Colonie, Karen S. Shutts of Georgia, Jean M. Rote of Perth and Tami L. Hill of Gloversville; two sisters, Hilda Arnold of Seattle, Wash., and Ruthie Deere of Mayfield; a brother, Marvin Herrick of Johnstown; 25 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Fremont Street United Methodist Church, 17 Fremont St., Gloversville.
Calling hours will be from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the A.G. Cole Funeral Home, 215 E. Main St.
Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Fonda.
Contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, New York State-Memorial Processing Center, P.O. Box 31160, Hartford, CT 06150-1160.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]

James Cashin 
ROTTERDAM JUNCTION - James E. Cashin of Alexander Drive died Saturday at Ellis Hospital after a short illness.
Born in Troy, Mr. Cashin was educated at LaSalle Institute.
He was a railroad engineer for 35 years for the Delaware and Hudson Railroad, Conrail and Amtrak. He served on the High Speed Rail Committee for Amtrak from 1996 to 1998 and as local chairman of BLE-Division 77 from 1995 to 1998.
Survivors include his wife of 35 years, Darlene J. Robinson; two daughters, Tracy E. Milanese of Grafton and Cheryl VonFricken of Speigletown; and eight grandchildren.
Services will be held Wednesday at the McVeigh Funeral Home, 208 N. Allen St., Albany, at a time to be announced.
Calling hours will be from 4 this afternoon to 8 this evening at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Our Lady of Angels Cemetery.
Contributions may be made to Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 103 S. Reynolds St., Scotia, NY 12302.
[Published 13-Nov-2001]


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