Miscellaneous Fulton County, New York Obituaries


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Wednesday, June 13, 2001
Vincent S. Castiglione 
Mr. Vincent S. "James" Castiglione, 90, of East Boulevard, Gloversville, died Tuesday morning, June 12, 2001, at Wilkinson Residential Health Care Facility, Amsterdam. His death followed a long illness.

He was born on April 24, 1911, in Gloversville, the son of John and Vincenza Troia Castiglione. He attended Gloversville schools and served 13 years in the New York State Army National Guard. In the late 1920s he founded the Jas. Castiglione Glove Co. where he manufactured leather gloves for more than 50 years. The business was last located at 104 N. Arlington Ave., Gloversville.

Mr. Castiglione was a member of Sacred Heart Church and its Holy Name Society. He was a past president of the Gloversville Lions Club, where he initiated the Scholarship Fund; a member of the 27th Division Association and the Johnstown Moose Lodge. He was also a member of various glove manufacturing associations.

He married the former Mary M. Gibbons on April 29, 1939. She died on Aug. 21, 1987.

He is survived by his son, John V. Castiglione of Gloversville; his daughter, Johanne C. Papa of Gloversville; three brothers, Louis J. Castiglione Sr., Robert Castiglione and Anthony Castiglione, all of Gloversville; a sister, Angeline Papa of Gloversville; five grandchildren, Stacia Boswell, David Jung, Jamey Castiglione, Joseph Castiglione, and Robin Castiglione; several nieces, nephews and cousins. 

Mr. Castiglione was predeceased by one sister, Anna Castiglione; and two brothers, Mario "Matty" Castiglione and Salvatore Castiglione.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home Inc., 51 Fremont St., Gloversville, where a prayer service will be conducted at 9:45 a.m. Friday, followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 10:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church. The Rev. David L. Tressic will be the celebrant. Interment will take place at Mount Carmel Cemetery, Johnstown. Memorial contributions may be made to the Vincent Castiglione Memorial Scholarship Fund, in care of City National Bank, 12 N. Main St. Gloversville, NY 12078. 

Clemma Husted  
A memorial service for Clemma Husted will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, June 16, 2001, at Northville United Presbyterian Church, Reed Street, Northville. 

Thursday, June 14, 2001
Elsie H. Dailey  
Mrs. Elsie H. Dailey, 79, of Oakhurst Road, Largo, Fla., formerly of Gloversville, died Sunday at Vencor Hospital in St. Petersburg, Fla., as a result of injuries sustained in an auto accident that occurred on May 16.

Born in Gloversville on Oct. 27, 1921, she was the daughter of Rudolf and Ada Lenz Hubatsek. She lived in Gloversville for many years and was a graduate of the Gloversville High School class of 1939. She then attended and graduated from the former Gloversville Business School. 

While in Gloversville, she was employed for some time as credit manager for the St. Thomas Inc. Leather Goods Co. before retiring in 1965. She did work for one year after her retirement as the tenant relations director of the Gloversville Housing Authority.

She had lived in Florida for many years.

Mrs. Dailey was a volunteer for the Pinellas Talking Book Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped in Clearwater, Fla.

She married Fred E. Dailey in May of 1944. He passed away in September of 1986.

Survivors include one son, Frederick "Mike" Dailey, his wife, Shari A. Dailey, and two step-grandchildren, all of Amsterdam.

Funeral services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Interment is in Prospect Hill Cemetery in Gloversville, N.Y. Memorial contributions may be made in Elsie's memory to the Gloversville Free Library, 58 E. Fulton St., Gloversville, NY 12078. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Betz, Rossi and Bellinger Family Funeral Home Inc., 171 Guy Park Ave., Amsterdam, 12010. 

Antoinette M. Fiorillo 
Antoinette M. Fiorillo, 21, of Florida Avenue, Amsterdam, passed away late Wednesday morning at Ellis Hospital.

Born in Amsterdam on Oct. 14, 1979, a daughter of Ralph and Bernadette Bidanset Fiorillo, she was a lifelong Amsterdam resident and attended Tecler School and Liberty Enterprises in Amsterdam.

She was a communicant of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Amsterdam.

Antoinette enjoyed collecting dolls and videos. She loved her family dearly and her nieces and nephews, as they loved her.

In addition to her beloved parents, Ralph and Bernadette Fiorillo, survivors include a dear brother, Ralph Fiorillo II of Amsterdam; dear sisters, Nicola Gabriel and her husband, Tom, and Andrea Fiorillo, all of Amsterdam; her loving maternal grandmother, Anna Bidanset of Broadalbin; loving paternal grandparents, Ted and Betty Vassi Fiorillo of Amsterdam; aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 8:15 a.m. Saturday at the Betz, Rossi & Bellinger Family Funeral Home Inc., 171 Guy Park Ave., Amsterdam, followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 9:15 a.m. at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Roman Catholic Church. Interment will be in St. Michael's Cemetery. The family will receive relatives and friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the International Rett Syndrome Association, 121 Piscataway Road STE 28, Clinton, MD 20735 or to Liberty Foundation Inc., P.O. Box 515, Amsterdam, 12010. 

John L. Maloney  
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated for John L. Maloney of Mayfield at 9:15 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary's Church, 158 E. Main St., Amsterdam.

Friends are invited to attend.

Arrangements are by Riley Mortuary Inc., 110 Division St, Amsterdam. 

George S. Trippodo  
George S. Trippodo, 69, of Third Avenue, Gloversville, died suddenly Wednesday at his home.

Born in Gloversville July 27, 1931, he was the son of Frank and Patricia Spencer Trippodo. He was employed at Hussman Corp., Gloversville, retiring many years ago. He was a member of St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church, Gloversville. 

Survivors include his companion of many years, Emily Crowter of Gloversville; a daughter, Michele Trippodo of Mohawk; two sisters, Dolores De Rosa and Emma Ficili, both of Gloversville; a granddaughter, Natalia Passino of Broadalbin; two grandsons, Joshua Trippodo of Herkimer and Robert Passino of Broadalbin.

It was Mr. Trippodo's wishes that there be no funeral services or viewing hours. A memorial Mass will be celebrated at a later date at St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church. Cremation was at the Leatherstocking Crematory, Cherry Valley. Funeral arrangements are by Amico Funeral Home, Gloversville.

Friday, June 15, 2001
William F. Beyer  
William F. "Bud" Beyer, 82, of State Highway 30, Gloversville, died Thursday morning, June 14, 2001, at Nathan Littauer Hospital, Gloversville, where he had been a patient for one week.

He was born in New York City, a son of William and Honora Vail Beyer, and was educated there. He resided in Manhattan and later the Bronx and spent summers upstate since 1974. He moved to the upstate area in 1979. Recently, he had been spending winters in Palmetto, Fla.

Mr. Beyer was a truck driver for Acme Fast Freight of New Jersey. He retired in 1979.

He was a World War II Army veteran and served in the South Pacific.

Mr. Beyer was of the Catholic faith.

He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars in Gloversville, a member of the Gloversville Moose Lodge 351, and a member of the Fulton County Sheriff's Association. 

He married Angela Lacrignola in April 1943. She died in 1975.

Survivors include his wife, the former Olive Allen Burdett, whom he married on March 24, 1995; a son, Edward Beyer of East Stroudsburg, Pa.; two daughters, Carole Beyer of Grand Prairie, Texas, and Susan Beyer of New York City; a stepdaughter, JoAnn Malik of Gloversville; a brother, Brother Edward T. Beyer of Oradell, N.J.; a sister, Mary Keane of Bayshore, N.Y.; three grandchildren; one niece, two nephews and several cousins.

Cremation will take place at Parkview Crematorium, Schenectady. There will be no calling hours. A graveside service will be conducted at the Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, N.Y., at a later date. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements are by the Robert M. Halgas Funeral Home Inc., 38 W. Main St., Broadalbin. 

Paul R. Tice Sr.  
Paul R. Tice Sr., 74, of Inlet, N.Y., passed away on June 13, 2001.

He was born Aug. 9, 1926, in Rutland, Vt.

Mr. Tice was a World War II Army veteran.

On July 12, 1948, he married Joyce Weaver. She died in 1995.

Mr. Tice retired from Knight Chemical Co.

Survivors include his daughters, Charlene Tanner of Florida, Ruth A. Rudd of Inlet; a son, Paul R. Tice II of Colorado; a sister, Gloria Wells of Washington state; a brother, Leo Conway of Rochester, N.Y.; three grandchildren, Jessica, Justin and Christina; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Calling hours will be 3 to 7 p.m. today at the Eldridge-Dimbleby Funeral Home, Old Forge, N.Y.

Graveside services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday at King Northampton Cemetery, Northville, with the Rev. Williams officiating. In lieu of flowers, please consider Inlet Emergency Services, Inlet, N.Y.

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