Obituaries

John C. Ludwig Sr.

Mr. John C. Ludwig Sr., age 51, of Amsterdam, died unexpectedly on Monday, June 27, 2016, at his home.He was born May 27, 1965, in Albany, the son of Frank and Joan O'Brien Ludwig.John is survived by his wife, Julie M. Strobeck Ludwig and his daughter, Sarah Ludwig, both of Gloversville.A ...

Edward Henry Pens

Edward Henry Pens of Galway passed away on Wednesday, June 22, 2016, peacefully at his home with his wife, Shari at his side. He was 78.Born in Cortland on March 3, 1938, son of the late Edward Charles and Mary (Paganelli) Pens. He was the husband of Shari E. (Williams) Pens.Mr. Pens was proud ...

Jerry Tofinchio

Jerry Tofinchio, a lifelong resident of Gloversville, passed away on Tuesday, June 28, 2016. He was the son of the late Achillie and Jennie Tofinchio. Jerry was predeceased by his beloved wife Arlene of 54 years, who passed away on September 29, 2002.Jerry served in the Navy from 1949-1952 ...

Albert ‘Bruce’ Wadsworth

Albert "Bruce" Wadsworth of Fultonville, died peacefully on Friday, June 24, 2016. Born on August 20, 1932, he was the son of the late Albert (Poppy) Wadsworth and (Mary) Jane Dockstader. He grew up in Fonda, graduating in 1950 from the Fonda High School. He married his high school sweetheart, ...

William E. Jasewicz

William E. Jasewicz, 90, of Perth, New York, died peacefully on Saturday, June 25, 2016, with his loving family by his side. Born in Little Falls, NY, he was the son of the late Victor and Elsie Piszkin Jasewicz Sr.A lifelong resident, Bill attended Little Falls schools and worked hard all his ...

Lisa Ann Kadur

Mrs. Lisa Ann Kadur, 56, of Carlisle Road, Sprakers, New York, died, June 26, 2016, at her home, with her husband by her side.Born on December 10, 1959, in Amsterdam, NY, she was the daughter of Everett R. Shunk and Vivian Woodbeck Shunk. She attended Canajoharie High School and was a lifetime ...

Priscilla J. Mitchell

Priscilla J. Mitchell, age 70, of Gloversville, passed away on Saturday, June 25, 2016, at home after a long illness.She was born on March 25, 1946, in Rockville Centre, New York, the daughter of the late George Francis and Lillian Mary Arendt Von Zur Linde.Priscilla was a 1964 graduate of ...

Shirley M. Rulison

Mrs. Shirley M. Rulison, age 68, of Gloversville, died suddenly on Wednesday, June 22, 2016.She was born July 9, 1947.She was predeceased by her parents, Leo "Blackie" Desrochers and Olive Courtney Desrochers; also by her granddaughter, Nikeshia Eshia Bushnoe; her son, Walter Lee Rulison, Jr; ...

Angel M. (DeRosa) Graziano

Angel M. (DeRosa) Graziano, 74, of Ocala, Fla., formerly of Gloversville, NY, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, June 19, 2016. Born November 16, 1941, she was predeceased by her parents, Anthony and Esther (Travaglione) DeRosa, and daughter, Christine M. (Graziano) Parker.Angel ...

Virginia N. Hosley

Virginia N. Hosley, born August 21, 1918, in Charlotte, NC, went peacefully to her heavenly home on June 16, 2016. She spent her youth in New York City and then Long Island environs. She was educated in NYC schools. Her heart found Wells in 1937. It never left Wells, although she and her ...

Shirley M. Rulison

Mrs. Shirley M. Rulison, age 68, of Gloversville, died suddenly on Wednesday, June 22, 2016.She was born July 9, 1947.She was predeceased by her parents, Leo "Blackie" Desrochers and Olive Courtney Desrochers; also by her granddaughter, Nikeshia Eshia Bushnoe; her son, Walter Lee Rulison Jr.; ...

Agatha R. ‘Babe’ Douglass

Agatha R. "Babe" Douglass, age 74, of Caroga Lake, passed away on Wednesday, June 22, 2016, in Winter Haven, Florida.She was born on July 20, 1941, in Johnstown, a daughter of the late William and Mary Ruggeri Fioravanti.Agatha was a class of 1959 graduate of Johnstown High School. She also ...

Robert E. Stock

Robert E. Stock, age 85, of Caroga Lake passed away on Friday, June 24, 2016 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.He was born on November 19, 1930 in the Town of Caroga, a son of the late Roy and Mary Countryman Stock.Robert attended local schools and honorably served in his country ...

Stephen Weaver Sutton

Stephen Weaver Sutton, 63 years old, passed away June 23, 2016, with his loving family by his side. He was born on December 13, 1952, the son of Francis T. (Tom) Sutton, Jr. (deceased) and Christine Weaver Sutton of Johnstown, NY. He is a 1971 graduate of Johnstown High School and received a ...

James ‘JP’ Eagan

James "JP" Eagan passed away suddenly in his home on Wednesday, June 22, 2016. James was born on April 27, 1963, in Niskayuna, N.Y. to John and Ula Eagan.He graduated from Mayfield High School in 1981 and worked several years for his family's business (TJ's Discount Beverage). JP loved people ...

William A. Naish

William A. Naish, 66, of Mayfield, passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, June 21, 2016. William was born on June15, 1950, in Gloversville, NY to the late Alfred and Betty Jane Corey Naish. He was married to the late Robin Farhart Naish. They were married on August 19, ...

George W. Ziegler

George W. Ziegler, age 96, of Johnstown, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at the Wells House Nursing Home.He was born on June 2, 1920, in Manhattan, the son of the late Edward and Mary J. Kehoe Ziegler.George attended Long Island schools and then honorably served his country ...

Billy-Jo T. Brown

Billy-Jo T. Brown, 39, of Broadalbin, passed away Monday, June 20, 2016. He was born in Saratoga Springs, NY on September 1, 1976.Billy worked at Muddy Acres Farm in Greenfield. He was a bullrider and traveled in the rodeo circuit for many years. He was an avid coon hunter and enjoyed quad ...

Raymond A. Perham

Raymond A. Perham, 82, of Gloversville, passed away peacefully on June 18, 2016, at Mountain Valley Hospice in Gloversville. He was surrounded by his loving daughters.Born in Gloversville, NY on July 15, 1933, he is the son of the late Sanford A. and Catherine A. Fonda Perham. He attended local ...

Carole Sue Warner

Ms. Carole Sue Warner, 65, formerly of Gilbert Street, Johnstown, passed away Monday morning, June 20, 2016, at St Mary's Hospital, following a decade-long battle with cancer. Her loves were her sons, reading, crocheting and her fur babies (cats).She was born in Gloversville, NY on April 9, ...