Obituaries

Romelia ‘Molly’ Battisti

Romelia “Molly” Battisti, 98, of St. Johnsville, passed away peacefully, on February 26, surrounded by her loving family. She was a lifelong resident of St. Johnsville who was a devoted wife, mother of four, and friend to more people than can be listed here. Molly was a dedicated member ...

Joseph Gentile III

Joseph Gentile III, 59, passed away peacefully at home on March 7, 2019. Joe was born in Gloversville on August 30, 1959. He was the son of Ann Marie (Kreitlow) Gentile and the late Joseph Gentile Jr. Joe attended school in Mayfield, and then he pursued a career in trucking. In addition to ...

Margaret O’Connor Downing

Margaret O’Connor Downing, 88, of Hackettstown, N.J. passed away peacefully on March 6, 2019. Margaret was born in Gloversville, N.Y. on August 14, 1930. She was the daughter of the late Michael and Mary C. O’Connor. She was predeceased by her infant sister, Sabina Bridget O’Connor. ...

Edward J. Darling

Edward J. Darling, age 63, of Gloversville, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, March 3, 2019, at his residence. He was born on October 25, 1955, in Gloversville, a son of the late Edward Clinton Darling and Deloris Gardenia VanHoesen Darling. Edward was a graduate of Gloversville High ...

James W. Romaine

James W. Romaine, age 81, of Gloversville, passed away peacefully surrounded by family Monday evening, March 4, 2019, at Mountain Valley Hospice. Jim was born on May 3, 1937, in Gloversville, NY to William and Laura Travis Romaine. Jim attended Gloversville schools and spent most of his life ...

Kevin P. Boles

Kevin P. Boles, age 69, of Gloversville, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at Albany Medical Center, Albany. He was born May 6, 1949, in Gloversville, the son of the late Neil and Louise VanAlstine Boles. He attended local schools and served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1969 until ...

Marilyn M. Williams

Marilyn M. Williams, 77, of State Highway 30, Gloversville, passed away at home on Tuesday evening, March 5, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Wells on September 5, 1941, a daughter of Clinton and Frances Pelcher Hoffman and attended several schools. Marilyn was a ...

Patsy Andrew Buanno

Patsy Andrew Buanno, 81, passed away on Thursday, February 28, 2019, at Mountain Valley Hospice, Gloversville, surrounded by his loving family. Born on September 13, 1937, he was the son of the late Dolores (Sanges) Buanno and Comie Vincent Buanno. A graduate of Gloversville High School, Pat ...

Susan E. Kenna

Susan E. Kenna, age 70, a resident of Northville, passed away Tuesday, March 5, 2019, peacefully at home with her loving family by her side. She was the daughter of the late William Wheaton and Edith Van Evera (Donald) Sweet. She was employed at various jobs throughout her life, retiring from ...

Rosemary Frances Brown

Mrs. Rosemary Frances Brown, 72, of Johnstown, New York, was called home to her heavenly father on March 3, 2019, surrounded by her loved ones. Born on December 10, 1946, in Amsterdam, New York, to Francis and Rosemary Lasher, Rosemary was a firm believer in friendships, family and ...

Carmela Giarrizzo Javarone

Carmela Giarrizzo Javarone of Naples, FL, passed away peacefully with her husband of 70 years, by her side. In addition to her husband Lewis, she is survived by her two children, Dorene (Christopher) Clarkin of Floyd, NY and Dr. Richard (Deborah) Javarone of Naples, FL; six grandchildren; ...

Jack Richard McGillis

The celebration of Jack’s life will be held 3 p.m. Saturday, March 9, 2019, at the Chester Farmers and Artisans Market, 111 Columbia Street, Chester, SC 29706. Jack Richard McGillis, formerly of Gloversville, NY, age 60, passed away March 2, 2019. Jack was the husband of Jo Ann Silbert ...

Rosemary Frances Brown

Mrs. Rosemary Frances Brown, 72, of Johnstown, New York, was called home to her heavenly father on March 3, 2019, surrounded by her loved ones. Born on December 10, 1946, in Amsterdam, New York, to Francis and Rosemary Lasher. Rosemary was a firm believer in friendships, family and faith. ...

Ellery D. Ecker

Ellery D. Ecker, age 55, of Johnstown, passed away on Monday, March 4, 2019, at his residence with his loving family by his side. He was born on December 27, 1963, in Amsterdam, a son of the late Douglas Ecker and Frances Hillman Ecker. Ellery worked as a truck driver for Cason Transport in ...

Shirley Ann Evans

Shirley Ann Evans, 85, of Woodward Avenue, Gloversville, NY, passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019, at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady, NY. Shirley was born in Claverack, NY on March 2, 1933, and received her education in the Poughkeepsie school system. Shirley worked for I.B.M. in ...

Arthur Linden Miles

While holding his beloved wife Madeline’s hand and surrounded by family, Arthur Linden Miles, age 92, returned to his heavenly home on Friday March 1, 2019. His devotion to his family and lifelong belief and trust in God supported him in his struggle and provided great peace at his ...

Arthur Linden Miles

While holding his beloved wife Madeline’s hand and surrounded by family, Arthur Linden Miles, age 92, returned to his heavenly home on Friday March 1, 2019. His devotion to his family and lifelong belief and trust in God supported him in his struggle and provided great peace at his ...

Susan A. Ellis (Frederick)

Susan A. Ellis (Frederick), age 74, of Mayfield, passed away on Saturday, March 2, 2019, with her loving family by her side. She was born to the late Lewis and Marion Frederick on June 10, 1944. Susan graduated from Johnstown High School in 1962 and was employed by Liberty and Lexington ARC ...

Gabriel John Miller

Mr. Gabriel John Miller, age 26, of Gloversville, died March 1, 2019, after a brief illness at Nathan Littauer Hospital, Gloversville. He was born January 15, 1993, in Albany, the son of John David Miller and Fernanda Cordoba Scalera. He was a longtime resident at the local Lexington ARC and ...

Rosemary F. Brown

Rosemary F. Brown,72, of Fon Clair Terrace, Johnstown, NY, passed peacefully under the care of Hospice of Albany at St. Peter’s Hospital, Albany NY, surrounded by the ones she loved and who loved her equally as much. Rose was a member of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Johnstown, and a very ...