Obituaries

James (Jimmy) Mathias

On Thursday, January 10, 2019, the Lord in his infinite wisdom called home from labor to reward, My Daddy, James (Jimmy) Mathias. He was the eldest son of the late John and Rena Hall Mathias. He was predeceased by Brother Scott and Sister Cindy Mathias. He spent his final days resting ...

Sharon Patricia (O’Brien) Jackson

Sharon Patricia (O’Brien) Jackson, loving wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away on December 31, 2018, after a long, courageous battle with vasculitis. In her 72 years, she loved immensely and will be greatly missed. She was lucky enough to find the love of her life early on and share 53 ...

Priscilla Parkhurst Ferguson

Priscilla Parkhurst Ferguson of Manhattan and Gloversville, New York, died at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital in Manhattan on December 31, 2018. She was born in Gloversville in 1940, the daughter of Richard and Neale Parkhurst. After graduating from the Emma Willard School and Mount Holyoke ...

Sally Ann Ropeter

Sally Ann Ropeter, age 76, of Bleecker, passed away on Thursday, January 10, 2019, at St. Peter’s Hospital, Albany following a short illness, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on July 2, 1942, in Gloversville, the daughter of the late Albert Waffle and Lillian Ayers ...

Kelley Jean Kubas

Kelley Jean Kubas was granted her angel wings on Wednesday, January 9, 2019. Her final days were spent surrounded by family and friends that Kelley had deeply touched throughout her short, yet very memorable life. Kelley’s life would seem too short to many, but those who were touched by her ...

Paul A. Frye

Paul A. Frye, of Fox Hill Road in Edinburg, loving husband and father, went home with the Lord on Monday, January 7, 2018, at the age of 70. Paul was the son of Wesley Frye and Dorkis Muddle of Gloversville, New York. He worked most of his life as a carpenter, although he was skilled in many ...

James ‘Jim’ Edward Plumadore

Mr. James “Jim” Edward Plumadore, age 65, of Gloversville, passed away peacefully after a long illness January 7, 2019, at the Mountain Valley Hospice house, Gloversville. James was a lifelong resident of Gloversville. He was born August 10, 1953, in Lansing, Michigan, the son of the late ...

Victoria M. Loveless

Victoria M. Loveless, age 73, of Johnstown, passed away on Monday, January 7, 2019, at her home with her loving family by her side. She was born on May 7, 1945, in Rutland, Vermont. Victoria was a homemaker to her loving husband and family. She enjoyed completing jigsaw puzzles. She is ...

Nunzio V. D’Amore

Nunzio V. D’Amore, age 73, of Johnstown, passed away on Monday, January 7, 2019, at Nathan Littauer Hospital, Gloversville. He was born on May 8, 1945, in Gloversville, a son of the late Joseph D’Amore and Pauline Russo D’Amore. He was a graduate of Johnstown High School and was a ...

Madeline Ruth Gifford

Madeline Ruth Gifford, age 81, passed away December 31, 2018, at home in Payson, Arizona. She was predeceased by her husband, Harold W. Gifford; her parents, Eugene and Helen Hayes; and her brother, John Hayes. Born and raised in Gloversville, NY, Madeline worked hard all her life in various ...

Anthony J. Buonagurio

Anthony J. Buonagurio, 54, of Gloversville, passed away January 3, 2019, at his residence with his loving family by his side. He was born September 19, 1964, in Bay Shore, NY, and he is the son of Daniel Buonagurio and the late Carol L. Koenig. He is survived by a loving partner, Lorraine M. ...

Robert K. ‘Bob’ Winning

Robert K. “Bob” Winning, age 79, of Gloversville, passed away on Saturday, January 5, 2019, at Nathan Littauer Hospital with his loving family by his side. He was born on April 22, 1939, in Granville, a son of the late Kenneth Winning and Mildred Chadwick Winning. Bob was a graduate of ...

Kenneth A. Tinker

Kenneth A. Tinker, age 59, of Gloversville, passed away on Saturday, January 5, 2019, at Nathan Littauer Hospital. He was born on February 21, 1959, a son of the late Carroll D. Stevens and Beverly Carlson Stevens. Kenneth was a high school graduate and honorably served his country in the ...

Viola M. Colson

Viola M. Colson, 65, of Gloversville, died suddenly Sunday. Born in Glens Falls, NY, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Alma Harrington Norton. Viola worked for many years at Amsterdam Print as a hot stamper. She was an avid bingo player who also enjoyed going on bus trips to Turning ...

Madeline Ruth Gifford

Madeline Ruth Gifford, age 81, passed away December 31, 2018, at home in Payson, Arizona. She was predeceased by her husband, Harold W. Gifford; her parents, Eugene and Helen Hayes; and her brother, John Hayes. Born and raised in Gloversville, NY, Madeline worked hard all her life in various ...

Owen P. Jensen

Owen P. Jensen, age 66, a resident of Northville died Friday January 4, 2019 at home. He was born in Gloversville, NY on October 1, 1952. The son of the late Albert and Evelyn M. Frasier Jensen. He was a graduate of Northville Central School and a United States Army Veteran. He worked for ...

Owen P. Jensen

Owen P. Jensen, age 66, a resident of Northville died Friday January 4, 2019 at home. He was born in Gloversville, NY on October 1, 1952. The son of the late Albert and Evelyn M. Frasier Jensen. He was a graduate of Northville Central School and a United States Army Veteran. He worked for ...

Kenneth R. Carlson

Kenneth R. Carlson, a.k.a. “Moose,” 73, of Gloversville, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, January 1, 2019, at Nathan Littauer Hospital, Gloversville. He was a Johnstown High School graduate and lifelong area resident. He was the oldest son of the late Kenneth R. Carlson Sr. and Verna ...

Beatrice Ann Calhoun

Beatrice Ann Calhoun, age 57, of Johnstown, passed away after a sudden illness on the morning of Saturday, December 29, 2018. She was born at St. Mary’s Hospital in Amsterdam, NY, on May 12, 1961. She was predeceased by her parents, Arthur Albert and Janet Bartel Calhoun. She was raised ...

Anthony ‘Tony’ Joseph Edwards

Mr. Anthony “Tony” Joseph Edwards, age 48, of Gloversville, passed away after a brief illness Friday, December 28, 2018, at Albany Medical Center. He was born July 29, 1970, in Gloversville, the son of Nancy Javarone. He was employed as a light equipment operator by the Gloversville ...