David A. Antis

David A. Antis

David A. Antis, age 72, passed away on December 15, 2017, at Albany Medical Center with his family by his side. He was born in Gloversville on May 1, 1945, to Sidney E. Antis and Beatrice (Miller) Antis and attended Johnstown High School.

At the age of 15 Dave met Alice Stanton; the two were married on June 5, 1964, and remained together for 53 years. In 1968 he began work at Price Chopper where he was a loyal and hardworking employee until his retirement in 2008. Dave enjoyed being in the outdoors and especially loved hunting and fishing. He also never passed up the opportunity to take a nice ride on his trike on a beautiful day.

He is survived by his wife Alice; his daughters, Sherrie Meca and Wendy Goodemote; his son, David Antis (Alexandra Ruggeri); seven grandchildren, Tyler Antis (Cheyenne), Elijah Antis, Shayla Goodemote, Miranda Meca, Peter Meca, Ashlynn Meca and Crickett Antis; two great-grandchildren, Evan and Kendrick Freese; his sister, Carolyn Guadagno (Carmine); and many nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brother, Larry Antis (Sharon).

Cremation was performed at The Leatherstocking Cremetory in Cherry Valley. As to his wishes, there will be no service at this time. A celebration of his life will be held in the spring.