Obituaries

Katherine [Kate] Gulick

Katherine (Kate) Gulick, 68, of Fruitland Park, Fla., passed away on Wednesday, September 19, at home with her loving family by her side. She was born and raised in Gloversville, NY, the daughter of the late John and Betty Migliavacca. Kate was a 1967 graduate of Gloversville High School. ...

Dorothy ‘Dottie’ Ann May

Dorothy “Dottie” Ann May, age 78, of Johnstown, passed away on Friday, September 14, 2018, at the Albany Medical Center. She was born in Cohoes on August 18, 1940, daughter of the late Eugene Vanier and Alice Perry Vanier. Dottie worked for Ellithorpe Tanning. She was also employed at ...

Bonnie A. Obrien

Bonnie A. Obrien, 55, of Gloversville, died September 14, 2018, at Albany Medical Center, with her family by her side. Born in Gloversville, October 9, 1962, she was the daughter of the late Gwen and Gloria VanAllen Parks. Bonnie was a self-employed home health aide, and was a very loving and ...

Gail Ann Walter Seelow

Aug. 13, 1951 — Sept. 18, 2018 Gail Ann Walter Seelow entered into rest after a long battle with cancer. Her husband of 48 years, Jerry was by her side. Gail was born August 13, 1951, to Woodward and Isabelle Walter in Gloversville New York. She moved to Oak Harbor in 1998 and has been ...

Edna L. Van Deusen

Edna L. Van Deusen, age 76; of Amsterdam passed away September 16, 2018. She was born February 16, 1942 in Gloversville, N.Y. and is the daughter of the late Roy L. and Marcella (Burke) Van Deusen. Edna is survived by a sister-in-law Savitri Van Deusen of CT; two nieces, Bernadina (Ross) ...

Dorothy ‘Dottie’ Ann May

Dorothy “Dottie” Ann May, age 78, of Johnstown, passed away on Friday, September 14, 2018, at the Albany Medical Center. She was born in Cohoes on August 18, 1940, daughter of the late Eugene Vanier and Alice Perry Vanier. Dottie worked for Ellithorpe Tanning. She was also employed at ...

Gene Charles ‘Papaws’ Baker

Mr. Gene Charles “Papaws” Baker, age 56, of Caroga Lake, passed away peacefully September 13, 2018, at Mountain Valley Hospice in Gloversville with his family and friends at his bedside. He was born August 22, 1962, in Gloversville, the son of the late Clarence Brown and Estelle Baker. He ...

Israel Weidenbaum

We are saddened to announce the passing of Mr. Israel Weidenbaum of Gloversville, early Sunday morning, September 16, 2018, at Albany Medical Center, age 78. Israel has been in failing health for some time. Israel was born June 25, 1940, in New York City and was a very pleasant man with a ...

Dorothy Jean ‘Dottie’ Mann

Dorothy Jean (Vunk) “Dottie” Mann of Glenmont, 92, passed away on September 14, 2018, with her loving family at her side. Dottie was born in Gloversville to the late Anthony E. and Frances S. (Cutiss) Vunk. She attended Johnstown School System and graduated from the Ellis Hospital Training ...

Carmella M. Rizzio

Carmella M. Rizzio, age 98, a lifelong resident of Gloversville, N.Y., passed away on Friday, September 14, 2018, at the Nathan Littauer Nursing Home. Carmella attended Gloversville schools. She was a self-employed hair beautician and later worked for the former Johnston Hallmark of ...

Roger W. Edwards

Roger W. Edwards, age 84, of Gloversville, passed away peacefully Thursday, September 13, 2018 at Mountain Valley Hospice House, Gloversville. He was born July 26, 1934 in the Town of Johnstown, the son of the late Charles and Margaret McLaughlin Edwards. He was 1951 graduate of Mayfield ...

Lillian C. Ambrosino

Mrs. Lillian C. Ambrosino, age 97, formerly of Gloversville, passed away Thursday, September 13, 2018 at St. Mary’s Hospital, Amsterdam. She had resided at the Wilkinson Residential Health Care Facility in Amsterdam, NY She was born October 2, 1920 in Johnstown, NY, the daughter of the ...

Wilma R. Vedder

Wilma R. Vedder, age 90, of Johnstown, went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, September 12, 2018, at St. Mary’s Hospital, Amsterdam. She was born October 22, 1927, in Buffalo, the daughter of the late Rev. Wilmer M. Zuehlke and Elberta Mollenberg Zuehlke. Wilma was a 1945 graduate of ...

Elizabeth Ann Robbs

Mrs. Elizabeth Ann Robbs, age 81, of Gloversville, passed away peacefully on September 11, 2018 at Fulton Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare, Gloversville. She was born November 24, 1936 in Johnstown, the daughter of the late Earl and Ada Sutton Powers. She was employed as a Sewing ...

Anna M. Gallup

Mrs. Anna M. Gallup, age 95, formerly of Mayfield, passed away peacefully Tuesday evening, September 11, 2018, at Wells Nursing Home, Johnstown. She was born April 28, 1923, in Mayfield, the daughter of the late Thomas and Edith Holden Davison. She was employed by Coleco Industries in both ...

Chester Wenskoski

Chester Wenskoski, 94, of Noonan Road, Fort Johnson, NY, died Tuesday, September 11, 2018, at St. Mary’s Healthcare, Amsterdam, NY. Born on May 13, 1924, in Amsterdam, NY, he was the son of the late Leon and Mary Korona Wenskoski. Mr. Wenskoski was a lifelong area resident and attended the ...

Kathleen Lathrop

Kathleen Lathrop passed on to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ August 15, 2018. Kathy was born November 14, 1955, to Ed and Luella Lathrop in Gloversville, NY. She graduated from Mayfield Central School then served her country for 20 years in the Air Force. She retired in Lillington, ...

Marion L. Frederick

Marion L. Frederick, 97, of Perth, passed away with her loving family by her side on September 9, 2018. She was born in Gloversville on May 14, 1921, and is the daughter of the late William and Emma (Leverenz) Aldrich. She is survived by three sons, Douglas (Barbara) Frederick of Perth, NY, ...

Richard G. Bump Sr.

Richard G. Bump Sr., age 85, of Bleecker, died Monday morning, September 10, 2018, at Nathan Littauer Hospital ER, Gloversville. He was born February 17, 1933, in Gloversville, the son of the late Vernon and Marguerite Quillo Bump. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War and was a ...

Michele M. Smith

Michele M. Smith, age 64, of Johnstown, passed away on September 10, 2018, at home. She was born on September 20, 1953, a daughter to the late Allan and Jane McArthur. Michele was married for 45 years to Eugene R. Smith. She was a graduate of Johnstown High School. She then worked for the ...