Obituaries

Doris Mae Risedorph

Doris Mae Risedorph, age 85, of Gloversville, passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 27, 2018, at her home. She was born on July 6, 1932, in Johnstown, the youngest daughter of the late Frank H. and Elsie B. Leslie Stead. Doris was a 1950 graduate of Gloversville High School. She married ...

Brian Ellis Veeder

Brian Ellis Veeder, 62, of Gloversville, NY, passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at St. Mary’s Hospital, Amsterdam, with his children and family embracing him with love. Brian was born on March 12, 1956, in Amsterdam, NY to the late Howard and Grace Marie Ellis Veeder. He was married to the ...

Lewis Pierce

Mr. Lewis Pierce passed away peacefully on Friday, May 25, 2018, following a short illness. He was born on April 30, 1918, in Mamaroneck, NY (Westchester County). He was one of five children and was predeceased by his parents, Lewis Pierce and Anna Savino Pierce. He is survived by his ...

Sister Dolores V. Puglis

Sister Dolores V. Puglis, MPV of Schenectady, was called to her heavenly home in her 63rd year of religious life, on Monday, May 28, 2018. Born in Gloversville, a daughter of the late Thomas and Ester Mauro Puglis, Dolores graduated from Gloversville High School, class of 1951. Sr. Dolores ...

Donald E Shoblom

Donald E Shoblom, 85, of Gloversville, died Thursday, May 24, 2018, at St Mary’s Hospital, Amsterdam. Born in Gloversville, May 25, 1932, the son of Roy and Elizabeth Stewart Shoblom. Donald graduated from Gloversville High School, class of 1951, and was veteran of the United States Navy ...

Alice E. Fake

Alice E. Fake, 82, of Dolgeville, died peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on May 16, 2018. Born in Florence, NY on April 5, 1936, she was the daughter of Ralph and Bessie (Williams) Glover. Alice grew up on her family’s farm on Barker Road in Dolgeville, NY, graduated from ...

Regina Doris ‘Dory’ Gee

Regina Doris “Dory” (Bellen) Gee of St. Johnsville, age 88, a longtime resident of St. Johnsville, NY, passed away suddenly and peacefully on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Amsterdam, NY. She was born on April 22, 1930, in her family home in Canajoharie, NY. She was ...

Eleanor M. Johnson

Mrs. Eleanor M. Johnson, 81, of Gloversville, New York, passed away Saturday, May 26, 2018, at Nathan Littauer Hospital in Gloversville. Born in Gloversville, NY on June 8, 1936, a daughter of the late Robert and Myrtle Knapp Buyce. She was a lifelong area resident and attended Gloversville ...

Linda Burgess

Mrs. Linda L. (Montonye) Burgess, 70, of Prospect Street, Canajoharie, New York, passed away at home surrounded by her loving family on Saturday evening, May 26, 2018. Born on March 26, 1948, in Little Falls, NY, she was the daughter of the late Harold Montanye and Anna Mae Leamon Montanye. ...

Audrey Ann ‘Penny’ Cline

Audrey Ann “Penny” Cline, age 76, a resident of Acacia Village, The Masonic Care Community, Utica and former resident of Northville, passed away on Thursday, March 22, 2018, at the Masonic Care Community Health Pavilion with her loving husband by her side following a long illness. She was ...

Gloria M. Stevens

Gloria M. Stevens, age 84, of Durham, North Carolina, passed away on Thursday, May 17, 2018, at Croasdaile Village in Durham. She was born on December 10, 1933 in Amsterdam, a daughter of the late Jay Stevens and Dorothy Winne Stevens. Gloria was a graduate of Fultonville High School and ...

Edward ‘Ottawa’ Vertucci Sr.

Edward “Ottawa” Vertucci Sr. of Amsterdam, NY, passed away on Thursday, May 24, 2018. He was 101 years young. Born in Gloversville on March 1, 1917, he was the son of Dominic Vertucci and Clarinda (Clara) Nikoli Vertucci. In 1946 Ed married his great love Angelina (Angie) and they shared ...

Dona Elizabeth Dise

Dona Elizabeth Dise, 88, of Caroga Lake, passed away Monday afternoon, May 14, 2018, at Wells Nursing Home. She was born June 28, 1929, in Buffalo, NY, the daughter of George R. and Elizabeth Bellinger Dise, both of Little Falls. Dona was a graduate of Hiram College and taught elementary school ...

Richard M. Kwak

Richard M. Kwak, 65, of Kingsboro Avenue, Gloversville died unexpectedly on Friday, May 25, 2018 at home. Born in Schenectady, NY on March 17, 1953 he was the son of the late Richard and Eva Kwak. A lifelong area resident, Richard grew up in Schenectady and was a graduate of Linton High ...

Joanne Catherine Crispin Fabozzi

Joanne Catherine Crispin Fabozzi, 80, of Union Street, Broadalbin, NY; passed away at home Thursday evening May 24, 2018. Born in Gloversville, NY, on March 11, 1938, she was the daughter of the late John D. and Catherine McGivern Crispin Sr. Joanne received her education in the ...

Ina Nicole Hayes

Ina Nicole Hayes, 24, passed away and went home to Jesus on May 21, 2018. She attended Shining Light Academy starting in kindergarten until she graduated Valedictorian in 2012. Ina was attending college in pursuit of her medical degree. She wanted to be a surgeon to save the lives of others. ...

Lois J. Edwards

Mrs. Lois J. Edwards, 85, of the town of Johnstown, died peacefully on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, following a brief illness. Born in Gloversville on March 4, 1933, she was the daughter of the late Lewis and Flora Tiedeman. A lifelong area resident, she attended local schools. On August 14, ...

Ina Nicole Hayes

Ina Nicole Hayes, 24, passed away and went home to Jesus on May 21, 2018. She attended Shining Light Academy starting in kindergarten until she graduated Valedictorian in 2012. Ina was attending college in pursuit of her medical degree. She wanted to be a surgeon to save the lives of others. ...

Charles D. Kenyon

Charles D. Kenyon, 83, formerly of Broadalbin, died Wednesday morning, May 23, 2018, at River Ridge Living Center, Amsterdam. He was born in Broadalbin on November 21, 1934, a son of Dewey and Elsie Deming Kenyon and was a lifelong area resident. Charles was a 1952 graduate of Broadalbin High ...

Ruth T. Brownell

Ruth T. Brownell, age 82, of Johnstown, passed away on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at the Nathan Littauer Hospital Nursing Home, Gloversville. She was born on February 6, 1936, in Johnstown, a daughter of the late Charles and Ruth Brownell. Ruth was a graduate of local schools and worked for ...