Obituaries

Shane St. Louis

Shane St. Louis, age 62, of Gloversville, passed away on Tuesday, February 23, 2016, at Fulton Center for Rehab, after a long illness.Born on September 16, 1953, in Amsterdam, a son of the late William F. and Patricia A. Gordon St. Louis.Shane was a self-employed flooring contractor until the ...

Charles Johnson

Charles Johnson, age 78, of Gloversville, passed away on Tuesday, February 23, 2016, at Nathan Littuaer Hospital, Gloversville, after being stricken at home.Born on October 24, 1937, Brooklyn, Kings County, a son of the late James Cares and Ola May Johnson.Charlie was a very sweet, quiet man ...

Loegen Robert Siler

Loegen Robert Siler, age 18, died suddenly from injuries he sustained from a car accident Saturday, February 13, 2016.Loegen was born on October 11, 1997, in Schenectady, NY, the son of Tony Siler and Machelle Craig. He loved working on any kind of car or truck. He was always willing to help ...

Anna M. Weaver

Anna M. Weaver, 88, of Hagaman, NY, passed away Tuesday morning, February 23, 2016, at St. Mary's Hospital with her loving family at her side.Born in Erie, Pa., on March 21, 1927, a daughter of the late Antoinio and Antoinette Roberto Rocco. She attended school in Erie and lived most of her ...

Rose M. Kohout

Rose M. Kohout, age 91, of Gloversville, N.Y., passed away at the Nathan Littauer Nursing Home on Monday afternoon, February 22, 2016.Born April 5, 1924, in Amsterdam, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Foster and Mary Gapra Aguilera. Rose attended Johnstown schools.She was predeceased by ...

Debra L. Mickan

Debra L. Mickan, age 50, of Broadalbin, died Sunday, February 21, 2016, at home. She was born on November 4, 1965, in Gloversville, NY, the daughter of Arthur F. and Bonnie L. Darling Colson. She was a high school graduate of Northville Central School, class of 1985.She was employed for many ...

Janet M. Lamphere

Miss Janet M. Lamphere of 102 Lafayette Street in Palatine Bridge, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, February 20, 2016, at St. Johnsville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.She was born on July 14, 1937, in Stone Arabia, a daughter to the late Morris and Helen (LaLone) Lamphere and was ...

Elyna Rose Taylor

Elyna Rose Taylor, just a little over three months old, passed away peacefully at home in the loving arms of her family on February 20, 2016.She was born on November 10, 2015, the beautiful daughter of Phillip J. Taylor and Ashley M. Mauro.Including her parents Phil and Ashley, she is survived ...

Winston A. H. Hallett Jr.

Winston A. H. Hallett Jr., 52, of Village Lane, Amsterdam NY, has passed away unexpectedly on February 17th, 2016 with his loving father at his side.Born on August 10th, 1963 in Amsterdam NY, he was the son of Donna and Winston Hallett Sr. Winston graduated from Fonda-Fultonville class of 1981. ...

Ranae R. Knott Christopher

Ranae R. Knott Christopher, 41, of Oak Lane, Gloversville, died Thursday, February 18, 2016, at home.She was born in Niskayuna on October 4, 1974, a daughter of Raymond and Evelyn Nolan Knott and was a 1991 graduate of Broadalbin- Perth High School. Ranae was a lifelong area resident.She was ...

Angelo M. Friello

Angelo M. Friello, age 86, of Johnstown, passed away on Wednesday, February 17, 2016, at the Mountain Valley Hospice House, Gloversville his loving family by his side.He was born on July 11, 1929, in Mechanicville, a son of the late Thomas and Rose Falcone Friello.Mr. Friello was a graduate of ...

Shirley M. McClarren

Shirley M. McClarren of County Highway 138, Broadalbin, died suddenly on Wednesday, February 17, 2016, hours before her 82nd birthday. She died at home surrounded by her loving family.She was born in Derry, PA on February 18, 1934, a daughter of Albert A. and Sylvia Kelly Cromling and lived in ...

John ‘Jack’ Kenneth Cassidy

John "Jack" Kenneth Cassidy, 78, of Johnstown, went into God's loving arms, with his loving family by his side, on February 15, 2016, at Saratoga Hospital. He was of the Roman Catholic faith and a member of the Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Parish in Johnstown.Jack, as his family and friends knew ...

Burlin ‘Burt’ Hallenbeck

Burlin "Burt" Hallenbeck, 77, of Mayfield, NY, passed away on February 16, 2016, at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady, NY. He was born in the town of Mayfield on November 17, 1938, the son of the late Ernie and Mabel Gifford Hallenbeck.Burt is a lifetime resident of the area and attended local ...

Benedict (Benji) A. Isabel

Benedict (Benji) A. Isabel, 58, passed away Saturday, February 13, 2016, at Albany Medical Center after a long illness.Benji was born June 1, 1957, to the late Gerard and Angela Isabel. He attended St. Mary's Institute and Bishop Scully High School (class of 1975). He graduated from Siena ...

Hanford ‘Sonny’ Simmons

Hanford "Sonny" Simmons passed away peacefully Sunday, February 14, at his home with his family by his side after a courageous battle with cancer.He was born Nov. 21, 1937, in Chatham, NY, to Hanford Simmons Sr. and Margaret (Brown) Simmons. Sonny spent many years working as a dairy farmer, ...

Patricia J. ‘P.J.’ VanHoesen

Patricia J. "P.J." VanHoesen, age 44, of Gloversville, passed away on Tuesday, February 16, 2016, St. Mary's Hospital, Amsterdam surrounded by her loving family.She was born on April 18, 1971, in Amsterdam, a daughter of the late Robert Pitcavage and Pauline Goddard Pitcavage of Gloversville, ...

Suzanne B. Geraghty

Suzanne B. Geraghty, born on November 20, 1927, to the late John V. and Helen Hathaway Houghtaling, passed away, February 13, 2016.She is survived by a son, Michael F. Geraghty Jr. (Kathryn) of Gloversville; two daughters, Sue Geraghty Eckert of Northville and Patrice A. Geraghty of Rockville, ...

Robert Johnson

Robert Johnson, 76, of Gloversville, passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 13, 2016, at his home surrounded by his loving family.Born March 27, 1939, in Gloversville, he was the son of the late Earl and Jessie Hine Johnson and stepson of Helen Johnson.Bob proudly served his country for ...

Richard W. (Dick) Thompson

Richard W. (Dick) Thompson, 86, of Gloversville, passed away peacefully with his family gathered around him on Sunday, February 14, 2016, at Mountain Valley Hospice. He was born on June 9, 1929, in Gloversville, NY to the late Eugene and Alice Wilson Thompson. Dick was a graduate of ...