Obituaries

Dorothy G. Peck

Dorothy G. Peck passed away on Monday, June 18. She was born in Schenectady on June 29, 1919. She was the first four year graduating class of Plattsburgh State University where she received her teaching degree. She taught grade school for 32 years retiring from Draper School district in ...

James V. Cole

James V. Cole, 57, of Edinburg, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, June 16, 2018. Born in Brooklyn, NY, on September 23, 1960. He was the son of the late William J. Cole and Patricia Butler Cole. He attended Little Flower School, Brooklyn; Nazareth High School, Brooklyn; and was a graduate ...

Raymond Serafin

Raymond Serafin, 53, of Amsterdam, NY, has gone to his eternal rest on Sunday, June 10, 2018, with his loving family by his side. Born on August 4, 1964, in Amsterdam, NY, he was the son of the late Rose Aguilera and Donald Serafin. Raymond graduated from Amsterdam High School class of 1982. ...

Jeffrey Michael Spedding

Heaven gained a very special angel with the passing of Jeffrey Michael Spedding on Monday, June 18, 2018, as he was surrounded by his loving and dedicated parents, Denise Spedding and Kevin Bornt. Born at St. Mary’s Hospital, Amsterdam, NY on March 9, 1979, Jeffrey resided in Johnstown, NY ...

Frances G. ‘Fran’ Pedrick

Frances G. “Fran” Pedrick, age 90, of Johnstown, passed away on Monday, June 18, 2018m at Ellis Hospital, Schenectady. She was born in the town of Mohawk on October 08, 1927, a daughter of the late Frank and Nellie Purdell Calhoun. Mrs. Pedrick was a graduate of Johnstown High School ...

John Joseph Bender

John Joseph Bender, 91, of Johnstown, died June 15, at the Mountain Valley Hospice. Born in the town of Johnstown, the son of Eugene and Anna O’Connell Bender on May 29, 1927. John married Patricia Hillman Bender on June 6, 1953, at St. Patrick’s Church in Johnstown, NY. They just ...

Joseph A Lallo Jr.

Joseph A Lallo Jr, 72, of Gloversville, died Friday, June 15, 2018. Born in Gloversville, November 16, 1945, the son of Joseph and Anna Topo Lallo. He was a leather worker who worked in various leather mills in the area and was presently employed at Capital Leather in Gloversville. Survived ...

Charles Miller Tinc

Mr. Charles Miller Tinc, 78, of Rappa Road, Sprakers, New York, passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2018, at Valley Health Services in Herkimer. Born on December 14, 1939, in Dover, New Jersey, he was the son of Joseph Tinc and Hazel Miller Tinc. He was a graduate of Hackettstown, NJ, Class of ...

Carol Elaine Flexon

Carol Elaine Flexon, age 74, of Gloversville, passed away Thursday, June 14, 2018, at Nathan Littauer Hospital, Gloversville. She was born August 30, 1943, in Saratoga Springs, the daughter of James Sr. and Marion Ruth Tompson Flexon. She was employed as an assembler by Lexington ...

Phyllis A Nellis

Phyllis A Nellis, 80, of Gloversville died Thursday at home surrounded by her loving family. Born in Gloversville, January 9, 1938 she worked as a home health aide at Park Hill Adult Home in Amsterdam. On September 19, 1983 she married Lloyd Nellis who survives. She is also survived by ...

Gregg Palmer

Gregg Palmer, age 59, formerly of Broadalbin passed away on Tuesday June 12, 2018 in Phoenix, AZ. He was born in Winsted, CT on August 2, 1958 a son of the late Richard and Nancy Luke Palmer and was a 1977 graduate of Broadalbin Central School. Gregg moved to Phoenix after graduation. He was ...

Philip R. Smith

Philip R. Smith, 75, of Amsterdam, passed away Wednesday June 13, 2018 surrounded by his loving family at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady. Born on March 17, 1943, in Amsterdam, the son of the late S. Francis and Caroline Grace Rohling Smith. A lifelong resident of the area, Philip ...

Ralph Parker Van Woert

Ralph Parker Van Woert died at the age of 101 on June 12, 2018 after a brief stay in Wake Robin’s Linden Care Residence in Shelburne, Vermont. A resident of Wake Robin for nearly 10 years, he was active and independent up to the time of his death. Ralph was born in Albany, New York and ...

Robert A. Auricchio

Robert A. Auricchio, 60, of Cicero, passed away June 12, 2018. Robert was born in Gloversville, New York on March 18, 1958 to the late Albert and Margaret Auricchio. In his free time he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, going camping, playing golf, and sitting by his pool ...

Clifford W. Douglass

Clifford W. Douglass of Canajoharie, NY, 83 years old passed away on June 12, 2018, Tuesday evening at Palatine Nursing Home with his loving wife by his side. He was born on April 25, 1935, the son of Dayton and Roberta Bowerman Douglass. He was a graduate of Canajoharie High School on Erie ...

Marie L. Pratt

Mrs. Marie L. Pratt, 95, passed away on Sunday, December 3, 2017 at Heritage Village Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Facility, Gerry, NY. She was born April 22, 1922 in Elton, NY, the daughter of Benjamin and Blanche (Barney) Leonard. Marie worked in the administrative field for a number ...

Alyssa Iva Sardelli Williams

Alyssa Iva Sardelli Williams, age 30, of Albany, passed away Sunday evening, June 10, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loving husband and family. She was born June 17, 1987 in Gloversville, the daughter of Robert and Susan Sommella Sardelli. She was a 2005 graduate of Gloversville High ...

Stella Swarczewski

Stella Swarczewski, 84, of Broadalbin, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 11, 2018 at the Nathan Littauer Nursing Home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Waterbury, CT on July 20, 1933, a daughter of Stanislaus and Mary Smolinski Grzyboski and was a 1951 graduate of ...

Gerald D. Brooker

Gerald D. Brooker, Jr., age 80, of Johnstown, passed away on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Nathan Littauer Hospital, Gloversville. He was born on November 2, 1937 in Schenevus, a son of the late Gerald D. Brooker, Sr. and Ora Finch Brooker. Gerald was a graduate of Johnstown High School. He ...

Helen Mosher Reed

Helen Mosher Reed passed away October 25, 2017, in Ocala Florida. Helen was born in Amsterdam, New York on June 20, 1939, daughter of Arthur Mosher and Elsie Windecker Mosher. She is survived by her husband, Willard Reed Sr.; two daughters, Sherry Ann Millington, Melissa Haak; one son, Mark ...