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|Barbara L. Malvuccio
FORT EDWARD Barbara L. Malvuccio, 69, of East St. died Thursday (July
2, 1998), at the Glens Falls Hospital after a long illness. Born on June
26, 1929 in Littleton, Ma., she was the daughter of the late Wallace and
Marjorie (Bernard) Avery. Mrs. Malvuccio was a nursing assistant for ten
years at the Glens Falls Hospital. Before working at the hospital, she
was a home health aide for Washington County. Mrs. Malvuccio was involved
in scouting and was a den mother. She enjoyed flowers, gardening, cooking
& antiques and was an avid reader. She especially loved her pet cats
and her family. Mrs. Malvuccio married Vincent J. Malvuccio on Dec. 3,
1949 in Whitehall. Survivors besides her husband of 48 years of Fort Edward
include three sons, James V. Malvuccio and his wife Gail, Joseph M. Malvuccio
and his wife Susan and John A. Malvuccio all of Fort Edward; two daughters,
Donna M. Chandler and her husband James of Fort Edward, Toni A. Morehouse
and her husband Jeffrey of Argyle; one sister, Dorothy Norton and her husband
Frank of Athol, Ma.; seven grandchildren, Jason Malvuccio, James Chandler
Jr., Steven Chandler, Andrew Chandler, Liann Lyons, Shannon Malvuccio and
Averi Morehouse, four great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. on Monday, July 6, 1998,
at the M.B. Kilmer Funeral Home, 82 Broadway, Fort Edward, with the Rev.
Stephen McLean, pastor of the Argyle United Presbyterian Church, officiating.
Burial will follow in St. Josephs Cemetery, Fort Edward. Friends may call
from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 5, 1998 at the funeral home. Donations in
her memory may be made to the Fort Edward Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 226, Fort
Edward, N.Y. 12828.
GRANVILLE, NEW YORK Elaine Knipes, age 57, died Friday, July 3, 1998,
at the Glens Falls Hospital. Born on Sept. 2, 1940, in Granville, she was
the daughter of Harold and Rose (Trask) Gould. Mrs. Knipes was a secretary
and had worked for Tatko Brothers, The Vermont Country Store and Telescope
Casual Furniture. Survivors include her father, Harold Gould of Comstock;
her husband of 38 years Edward Eugene Knipes of Granville; two sons, Kenneth
Knipes of Pawlet, Vt., and Christopher Knipes of Portland, Ore.; two brothers,
Richard Gould of Hudson Falls and Charles Gould of Granville; one sister,
Mary Emery of Middle Granville; a half-sister, Helen Denno of Comstock;
three grandchildren, Sarah Knipes, Deryk Knipes and Kaycee Knipes and numerous
other relatives. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Tuesday
at the Robert M. King Funeral Home, 23 Church Street, Granville with Rev.
Arthur Ritchie officiating. Interment will be at the Prospect Hill Cemetery,
Argyle. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at the Funeral Home. The
family has suggested memorials be in the form of contributions to Hospice
of Washington County, One Myrtle Ave., Cambridge, N.Y. 12816 or The Granville
Rescue Squad, Box 153, Granville, N.Y. 12832.
HAGUE Beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Florence Topsy
Lambert, 79, of Lakeshore Drive in Hague died Thursday, July 2, 1998, following
a brief illness. Born in Brant Lake on Sept. 18, 1918, she was the daughter
of William Morgan and Valeda (Frasier) Frazier. She was a bartender for
over 25 years at the Beachside Restaurant & Cave in Hague. Mrs. Lambert
was one of only two girls who attended the Silver Bay Boys School. She
was also a member of the 1934 Hague Central School Champion Basketball
Team. She was a former president of the Hague PTA and she was also active
with the Hague Senior Citizens. She was associated with the Hague Board
of Elections and she was most noted as an extremely active campaigner for
any and all Republican candidates. Mrs. Lambert was a member of the Ticonderoga
Episcopal Church of the Cross and she served on the Church of the Cross
Altar Guild. She is survived by two daughters, Jacqueline Lambert Fort
of Silver Bay and V. Jill Lambert Stull of Stillwater; ten granddaughters;
five great-grandchildren and one niece and two nephews. Mrs. Lambert was
predeceased by one daughter, Josephine Jody Lambert Braisted; and two brothers,
Gerald Frazier and Morgan Frazier. Calling hours will be held from 7 to
9 p.m. on Sunday, July 5 at the Connery & Gunning Funeral Home in Ticonderoga.
A funeral service will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Monday July 6, 1998
at the Episcopal Church of the Cross in Ticonderoga, Father Robert Clark
officiating. Burial will be at Valley View Cemetery at the convenience
of the family. In lieu of flowers the family suggest memorials to the Hague
SOUTH GLENS FALLS Hazel Gilbert, 78, of Midtown Apartments, South Glens
Falls, died Thursday, July 2, 1998, at the Fort Hudson Nursing Home following
a long illness. Born in South Poultney, Vermont, April 29, 1920, she was
the daughter of William S. and Ellyn (Thomas) Jones. Mrs. Gilbert was a
homemaker and enjoyed crafts, ceramics, cooking and especially her family.
One son, Timothy J. Carta; and three brothers, Robert Jones, John Jones
and Thomas Jones; and one sister, Mary Leffingwell all died before her.
Survivors include her husband, Peter Gilbert; one son, Ralph Carta; three
daughters, Patricia Teta, Pamela Bernard and her husband, David, and Christina
Bromley and her husband, Ricky all of South Glens Falls; one brother, Hayden
Jones of Granville; one sister, Gladys Ely of South Glens Falls; eight
grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and
a close family friend, Harriet McCaden of Granville. Funeral services will
be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday at the Robert M. King Funeral Home, 23 Church
Street, Granville with the Rev. Jerry McKinney officiating. Interment will
be at Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery, Middle Granville. Friends may call
from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
SOUTH GLENS FALLS Sue Ann (Macey) Funicello, 40, a life-long resident
of the Glens Falls area, died Thursday, July 2, 1998, at the Albany Medical
Center Hospital after a long struggle with lymphoma cancer. Sue Ann was
born Oct. 26, 1957 in Glens Falls, the daughter of Francis and Shirley
(Ryder) Macey of Glens Falls. She was a 1975 graduate of St. Marys Academy
in Glens Falls. She had been employed at the Family Dollar Store in South
Glens Falls. Sue Ann loved the ocean, fishing and being with children.
She was a devoted and loving wife and mother. She is predeceased by a brother,
Timothy Macey. Survivors in addition to her parents, are her husband, Peter
M. Funicello of South Glens Falls; her son, Eric M. Funicello of South
Glens Falls; her daughter, Anna M. Funicello of South Glens Falls; her
sister, Cynthia Macey of Glens Falls; her brother, John Macey, and his
wife Mary Macey of Cary, N.C.; nephews, Michael and Shawn; niece, Ashley;
father and mother-in-law, Peter M. and Elizabeth Funicello of Glens Falls;
sisters-in-law, Deborah Funicello, Diana Delden and Donna Girard. Calling
hours are scheduled for 4 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, July 5, 1998 at Regan &
Denny Funeral Home, 94 Saratoga Avenue, South Glens Falls. A Funeral Mass
will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Monday, July 6, 1998, at St. Michael The
Archangel Church, Saratoga Ave., South Glens Falls, Reverend Robert Nugent,
pastor, officiating. In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations be
made to the American Cancer Society, 380A Glen Street, Glens Falls, N.Y.12801.
We would like to thank the Albany Medical Center Staff for the loving care
and kindness they provided.
CARSON L. BUNKER JOHNSBURG Funeral services for Carson L. Bunker, 1 p.m. Sunday, Alexander Funeral Home, Rt. 28, North River. Calling hours, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today, July 4 at the funeral home.
JOHN V. HALLETT QUEENSBURY Funeral services for John V. Hallett, 1 p.m. Monday, July 6, First Presbyterian Church, Glens Falls. Calling hours, from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sullivan-Minahan & Potter Funeral Home, 407 Bay Road, Queensbury.
JAMES A. BUTCH LINNETT JR. GREENWICH The Burial Office with Eucharist will be offered for James A. Butch Linnett Jr., 10 a.m. today, July 4, St. Pauls Episcopal Church, Greenwich, N.Y.
Helen E. Fry
ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Helen E. Fry, 82, died Tuesday, April 20, 1999,
at Woodbine Nursing Center in Alexandria, Va. Born June 12, 1916, she was
the daughter of Harold and Elizabeth (Wright) Fry. Survivors include a
brother, Ray Fry and his wife Betty; a nephew Peter Fry; a niece, Susan
Fry Alfrer and her life long companion Constance M. Green. A funeral service
was conducted on Friday, April 23, at Westminster Presbyterian Church in
Alexandria, Va. Burial will be at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, May 1, at St. Mary's
Cemetery, South Glens Falls. Arrangements are under the direction of Regan
& Denny Funeral Service, 53 Quaker Rd., Queensbury.
GLOVERSVILLE - Lena Jane Palmer, 100, of 257 Steele Ave. Ext.,
Gloversville, died Tuesday, April 27, 1999, at home. Born Nov. 4, 1898,
in Rifton, she was the daughter of James and Martha Krom VanKleeck. She
lived in Amsterdam for many years, also in Galway Lake for 50 years. She
moved to gloversville seven years ago. She and her husband owned and operated
the former Perthshire Farms Dairy in Amsterdam for 30 years. Mrs. Palmer
was a member of the Plymouth Bretheren Assembly and The Pioneer Club of
Amsterdam. She married Alton J. Palmer on June 11, 1919. He died July 26,
1977. Besides her husband she was predeceased by a son, Maurice W. Palmer;
a grandson, Robb Palmer; and four sisters, Lillie Menge, Doris Burnley,
Eva VanKleeck, and Edna Banta. Survivors include a son, James E. Palmer
of Queensbury; three daughters, Marion ÒBettyÓ Cuckoo of
Galway Lake, N.Y., Shirley J. Vosburgh of Gloversville, N.Y., Dorothy E.
Putman of Johnstown, N.Y.; son, Edward C. Palmer of Galway Lake, N.Y.;
two sisters, Helen Kerr of Hagaman, N.Y. and Euphemia Rubinski of Hagaman,
N.Y.; 17 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; ten great-great-grandchildren;
several step-grandchildren; step-great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews,
and cousins. The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday,
April 30, 1999, at Jeffords & Stewart Funeral Home, 85 W. Main St.,
Broadalbin. A funeral service will be conducted at 10 a.m. on Saturday
at Broadalbin Baptist Church with Byron Crosby, Speaker of the Plymouth
Bretheren Assembly officiating. Interment will take place at Hagaman Cemetery,
Hagaman. Memorial Contributions may be made to Gideons International, 2900
Lebanon Road, Nashville, TN 37214 or the Broadalbin Baptist Church, 40
W. Main St. Broadalbin, NY 12025.
HUDSON - Leo Forando, 76, of Fairview Avenue, Greenport, died
Tuesday, April 27, 1999, at Columbia Memorial Hospital, Hudson. Born on
April 24, 1923, in Hudson, he was the son of the late Leo and Marjorie
(Lansing) Forando. He was employed as a mechanic for 13 years with Clifford
Rivenburg Garage and 25 years with Columbia Automatic Transmission before
retiring. Mr. Forando was a member and past deacon of the First Presbyterian
Church in Hudson. He was a former member of the Hudson Fish & Game
Club, the Stottville Rod & Gun Club, and the Hudson Power Boat Association.
Mr. Forando was a charter member of Greenport Pumper #3 Fire Company, where
he served as Captain for five years, Assistant Chief from 1975-1976, and
Chief from 1977-1980. He served in the United States Army during World
War II, and was a member of the Greenport Memorial VFW Post 6142. A daughter,
Sharon Wolfe, died before him. Survivors include his daughter, Kathleen
Hotaling of Hudson; two sons, Roger Forando of Granville and Clifford Forando
of Delmar; 11 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; his sister, Mabel
Miller of Hudson; one aunt; special friend, Dorothy Forando of Hudson;
and several cousins, nieces, and nephews. Calling hours will be held from
12 to 1 p.m. today, April 29, at Bates & Anderson Funeral Home, 110
Green St., Hudson with the funeral service following. Interment will be
at Stuyvesant Falls Cemetery.
SALEM - Leon John Conety, 83, passed away Wednesday, April 28,
1999. He was born Jan. 14, 1916, in West Pawlet, Vt., the son of the late
John and Lena (Garrity) Conety. Leon was a local businessman and an employee
of the Salem School District until his retirement. He was a communicant
of the Salem Holy Cross Church. His wife, Viola (Noonan) Conety predeceased
him. Survivors include one daughter, Jean McMorris of Salem; three sons,
Brian and Jim Conety of Salem, and Mike Conety of Deming, N.M.; seven grandchildren,
Erin and Alec McMorris, George Conety, Kristin Cunningham, Joleen Conety,
Katie and Jason Kines. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday,
May 1 at the Holy Cross Church in Salem with the Rev. Liam Condon, officiating.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made in his memory to the
Salem Rescue Squad Building Fund, East Broadway, Salem, NY 12865. Arrangements
are under the direction of the McClellan Funeral Service, 19 East Broadway,
GLENS FALLS - Pauline J. Baum, 84, formerly of Jay Street, died
Wednesday, April 28, 1999, at Hallmark Nursing Centre, Queensbury. Born
June 9, 1914, in Hudson Falls, she was the daughter of Louis & Julia
(Yasko) Phillips. She was a member of St. Alphonsus Church. Mrs. Baum was
a member of 3rd Order Carmettes, a member of Glens Falls Senior Citizens,
and was a volunteer at the Baptist Church lunches. Her husband, Bert Baum
and two nephews, Jerry Sullivan and James Coffee, died before her. Survivors
include one brother, Stanley Phillips and his wife Maureen of Dunedin,
Fla.; a niece, Christine La Violette of Saratoga; one grand-niece, Danielle
Clark of Augusta, Ga., two grand-nephews, Michael La Violette of Oldsmar,
Fla. and Sean Coffee of Hudson Falls. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated
at noon Friday at St. Alphonsus Church, Glens Falls with the Rev. George
Gagnon, Pastor, officiating. Burial will be at St. Alphonsus Cemetery,
Queensbury. At Mrs. Baum's request there will be no calling hours.
Instead of flowers donations may be made to St. Alphonsus Church, Broad
Street, Glens Falls, NY 12801.
CAMBRIDGE - Rita Keenan O'Brien, 86, died Wednesday, April
28, 1999, at the home of her daughter on Center Cambridge Road. She was
the widow of John R. O'Brien who died in 1984. Born on March 6,
1913, in New York City, she was the daughter of Thomas and Anna Tobin Keenan.
On Sept. 17, 1945, she and John were married. They raised their family
in Queens Village and then moved to Franklin Square, Long Island in 1968.
Rita has spent most of the last two years in Cambridge. Before her years
as wife, mother and homemaker, Rita was a ballerina, dancing with the Metropolitan
Opera. She enjoyed sports including golf, bowling and swimming. Rita was
a communicant of St. Catherine of Sienna in Franklin Square and attended
St. patrick's Church while in Cambridge. Rita is predeceased by
nine sibling. A devoted mother and loving grandmother, she is survived
by three children and their spouses, Chris O'Brien Palinski and
husband Mark of Cambridge, Marie O'Brien Scapperotti and husband
Dan of Merrick, N.Y. and Thomas and Kathy O'Brien of Coram, N.Y.;
five grandchildren, Suzanne, John, Kathleen and William Palinski and Daniel
O'Brien; several nieces and nephews and devoted caregivers and friends,
Gloria Dawley and Kathy Marsh. Friends and relatives are invited to call
on Thursday, April 29, 1999 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Ackley & Ross Funeral
Home, 73 West Main Street, Cambridge and on Friday, April 30, from 2 to
5 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Krauss Funeral Home, 1097 Hempstead Turnpike, Franklin
Square. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, May
1, 1999 at 9:30 a.m. at St. Catherine of Sienna, Franklin Square. Burial
will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Long Island City. In lieu of flowers the
family asks that an act of kindness be passed along in Rita's memory.
QUEENSBURY - Robert E. LeClair, 89, formerly of Queensbury, died
Tuesday, April 27, 1999, at Fort Hudson Health Care Facility. Born July
22, 1909, in Keesville, he was the son of Edward and Ida (Poland) LeClair.
He retired as Crusher Foreman in 1972 from National Lead in Tahawus. Mr.
LeClair was a member of The Church of Our Lady of the Annunciation on Aviation
Road in Queensbury. His hobbies were gardening and repairing small engines
and bicyles. Three sisters, Catherine Laing, Beatrice Charbonneau and Alice
Parrish; and two brothers, Vernon LeClair and Lawrence LeClair, all died
before him. Survivors include his wife of 67 years, Valeda (Tellier) LeClair;
three daughters, Constance Lacy and her husband Peter J. of Dannemora;
Judith Earle and her husband Harold of Queensbury and Roberta Fredenburg
and her husband Ronald of Queensbury; one son, Bernard LeClair and his
wife Annette of Ocola, Fla.; one brother, G. Raymond LeClair of Keesville;
15 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. today, April 29
at the Church of Our Lady of the Annunciation with the Rev. Joseph Anselment,
officiating. A Rite of Committal will be at Pine View Cemetery in Queensbury.
SOUTH GLENS FALLS - Edwin L. Guay, 59, of South Glens Falls,
went into the arms of the Lord, Wednesday, April 28, 1999, at Glens Falls
Hospital after a long illness. Born Jan. 10, 1940, in Glens Falls, he was
the son of Sadie (Richardson) Guay of Glens Falls and the late Aldie Guay.
He graduated from Glens Falls High School, class of 1959. Edwin was employed
by General Electric Co. in Fort Edward for 33 years. Mr. Guay loved birds
and flowers. Survivors besides his mother include a twin brother and sister-in-law,
Erwin and Clara Guay of Queensbury; a brother and sister-in-law, Frederick
and Jean Guay of Richmondville; four nephews, two nieces, and several great
nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be private and at the convenience
of the family. Interment will be at St. Alphonsus Cemetery. Calling hours
will be from 7 to 9 p.m. today, April 29, at Regan & Denny Funeral
Home, 94 Saratoga Avenue, South Glens Falls. In lieu of flowers donations
may be made to the American Cancer Society, 380A Glen St., Glens Falls,
SOUTH GLENS FALLS - Franklin J. Williams, 73, of Shady Pine Trailer
Court, died Wednesday, April 28, 1999, at Glens Falls Hospital. Born on
April 14, 1926, in Trenton, N.J., he was the son of Frank and Helen Williams.
Mr. Williams married Margaret A. Elberson on April 28, 1945, in Trenton,
N.J. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving during World War II. Mr.
Williams was employed at Ballston Spa Central Schools as a custodian, retiring
in April 1991. He was an avid trapper, loved fishing- especially trout
and salmon, and liked to bake and cook. Besides his parents, a brother,
Walter Williams died before him. Survivors include his wife of 54 years,
Margaret A. Williams of South Glens Falls; two daughters, Audrey Williams
of Florida and Joyce Palmer and her husband Norman of Elberon, N.J.; two
sons, Bruce Williams and his wife Linda of Queensbury and Michael Williams
of Durango, Colo.; 10 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and several
nieces, nephews and cousins. At the request of Mr. Williams, there will
be no calling hours. Memorial services will be private and at the convenience
of the family. Memorial donations may be made in Mr. Williams memory to
the American Heart Association, Northeastern Ave., Box 96, Big Boom Rd.,
Queensbury, NY 12804. Arrangements are under the direction of M. B. Kilmer
Funeral Home, 136 Main St., South Glens Falls.
HELEN MAR ALLEN
PHILO D. ALLEN
LOIS FAY BARODY
ADA V. BARRON
ANDREW BLANER JR.
ELEANOR S. BURKE
JOHN ÔJACK' CALLERY
LLOYD ÔDUSTY' DAVIS
TAMMY LYNN FREITAS
SHARON M. GONYEA
ALICE W. HARRIS
GERTRUDE A. HEALEY
CLARE E. HICKOK
HOWARD E. JAEGER
RICHARD JONES HUDSON FALLS - Graveside services for B. Richard Jones, who died Jan. 21, 1999, will be conducted, 2 p.m. today, St. Mary's Cemetery, Town of Fort Edward. Arrangements are under the direction of the Carleton Funeral Home, Inc., 68 Main St., Hudson Falls.
JOSEPHINE LACQUE FORT EDWARD - The Rite of Committal for Josephine Lacque, who died March 13, 1999, will be conducted, 10 a.m. Saturday, May 1, St. Joseph's Cemetery, Fort Edward with the Rev. James Rosch, officiating. Arrangements are under the direciton of the M.B. Kilmer Funeral Home, 82 Broadway, Fort Edward.
OWEN N. LAVIN WHITEHALL - Graveside services for Owen N. Lavin, who died Feb. 12, 1999, 12:30 p.m. Saturday, May 1, Our Lady of Angels Cemetery, Whitehall. Arrangements are under the direction of Jillson Funeral Home, Whitehall.
ROBERT L. MERRILL ROCHESTER - A memorial service for Robert L. Merrill, 3 p.m. Saturday, May 1, M.B. Kilmer Funeral Home, 82 Broadway, Fort Edward. Calling hours, 1:30 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. F
RED MONROE BRANT LAKE - Spring Interment for Fred Monroe, who died Dec. 31, 1998, 11 a.m. today, Brant Lake Cemetery with the Rev. Bret Smith, officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Barton-McDermott Funeral Home, Inc., Chestertown.
GLORIA J. PEETERS TICONDEROGA - Graveside services for Gloria J. Peeters, who passed away Jan. 5, 1999, will take place, 10 a.m. Friday, April 30, at the family plot of the Valley View Cemetery of Ticonderoga with the Rev. William G. Muench, officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of the Wilcox & Regan Funeral Home, Ticonderoga.
LORRAINE COOK ROBY
REXFORD A. THOMPSON
CHARLES H. WADE SR.
HAROLD K. WATERS