Jonas G. Nourse

Jonas G. Nourse

Jonas G. Nourse, 65, of Tange Road, Edinburg, passed away on November 21, 2017, at home surrounded by his loving family.

He was born January 26, 1952, in Gloversville, the son of Marion D (Ferguson) and Robert C. Nourse. He was a member of the Edinburg Methodist Church.

Jonas was employed by the NYS Dept. of Transportation, Saratoga County, as Supervisor Bridge Maintenance, retiring 2010. Upon his retirement, he worked part time plowing for NYS Dept. of Transportation, Fulton County, for five years. Jonas enjoyed hunting, camping and spending time with his grandchildren and his dog companion Chad.

Survivors include his wife of 46 years, Diane Koniszewski Nourse; daughter, Theresa VanNostrand (Marty Baylies); grandsons, Ryan (Anastasia Maltseva), Michael (Jessica Hassan), Todd (Lauren Paulsen), and Daniel; granddaughter, Jaclyn; and companion dog Chad; sisters, Alice Ferrara of Johnstown, Kathy (Jack) Williams of Broadalbin, Robin Nourse of Northville, and Lisa (Larry) Ellis of Schenectady; and brother, Robert W. (Shawn) Nourse of Edinburg. Also surviving are several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his mother, Marion D. Nourse in 2008.

Viewing will be at the Northville Funeral Home, Bridge Street, Northville, Monday, November 27, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. with a memorial service to follow at 6:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Edinburg Emergency Squad, P.O. Box 904, Northville, NY 12134 or the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123. Arrangements are under the care of the Northville Funeral Home. Condolences may be made to the family online at