Obituaries

William J. ‘Fuzz’ Harrington

William J. “Fuzz” Harrington, age 63, a resident of Northville, died Thursday, December 6, 2018, at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady. He was born in Gloversville, NY on March 24, 1955, the son of Walter and Helen Stuart Harrington. He was a graduate of Northville Central School. He was a ...

Nelson Henry ‘Niles’ Cruise

Nelson Henry “Niles” Cruise, 89, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, in Clinton, NY. Born in New London, on July 18, 1929, to Olive (Spencer) and William E. Cruise Sr., he is survived by his three children, Eric Cruise of Poland, N.Y., Jennifer Cruise of St. Paul, Minn. and Karla Cruise of South ...

William ‘Billy’ Pierce

“Well, that’s that. As I told you many times, I knew that if I stuck around long enough, something like this would happen. My life was a good one. I had virtually everything I needed and nearly everything I wanted. It doesn’t get much better than that.” — Bill Pierce. On August 24, ...

Rosalyn ‘Roz’ Schreiber

Rosalyn “Roz” Schreiber of Rochester, NY, formerly of Gloversville, passed away on December 6, 2018, at the age of 93. She was predeceased by her parents, Bernard and Fannie (Alderman) Libglid; and husband, David Schreiber. She is survived by her daughters, Judith (Charles) Zysman and ...

Curtis Donald Kissinger

Curtis Donald Kissinger, age 87, of Batavia, OH, passed away on Tuesday, November 27, 2018. He was born on April 29, 1931, in Broadalbin, NY, the third child of John Kissinger and Mildred Van Buren Kissinger. He was a graduate of Broadalbin High School and the Electrical Technician Apprentice ...

William J. ‘Fuzz’ Harrington

William J. “Fuzz” Harrington, age 63, a resident of Northville, died Thursday, December 6, 2018, at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady. He was born in Gloversville, NY on March 24, 1955, the son of Walter and Helen Stuart Harrington. He was a graduate of Northville Central School. He was a ...

Nelson Henry ‘Niles’ Cruise

Nelson Henry “Niles” Cruise, 89, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, in Clinton, NY. Born in New London, on July 18, 1929, to Olive (Spencer) and William E. Cruise Sr., he is survived by his three children, Eric Cruise of Poland, N.Y., Jennifer Cruise of St. Paul, Minn. and Karla Cruise of South ...

Jeanette Victoria ‘Vickie’ Bornt

Jeanette Victoria “Vickie” Bornt, 54, of Gloversville, passed away on Monday, December 3, 2018, at Mountain Valley Hospice after a long battle with cancer surrounded by her family and friends. Vickie was born on May 28, 1964, to Victor and the late Jeanette Vermilyea Mosetti. Vickie met ...

William ‘Billy’ Pierce

“Well, that’s that. As I told you many times, I knew that if I stuck around long enough, something like this would happen. My life was a good one. I had virtually everything I needed and nearly everything I wanted. It doesn’t get much better than that.” – Bill Pierce. On August 24, ...

Timothy Joseph Scutt

Timothy Joseph Scutt, 45, of Fonda, New York, passed suddenly on December 1, 2018. He was born in Amsterdam, New York on May 24, 1973, to Carlton and Sandra Scutt. Timothy attended Fonda-Fultonville school followed by vocational schools after and throughout the years. Tim found his passion ...

Evangeline A. ‘Vangy’ Wilcox

Evangeline A. “Vangy” Wilcox, age 93, was called home to our Lord on Wednesday, December 5, 2018. Born June 28, 1925, to Archer and Anna (Mitchell) DeVaudreuil, was a funny, caring, humble, and talented individual who touched the lives of all who knew her. A giving person, she enjoyed ...

Nelson Henry ‘Niles’ Cruise

Nelson Henry “Niles” Cruise, 89, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, in Clinton, NY. Born in New London, on July 18, 1929, to Olive (Spencer) and William E. Cruise Sr., he is survived by his three children, Eric Cruise of Poland, N.Y., Jennifer Cruise of St. Paul, Minn. and Karla Cruise of South ...

Carol M. Hladik

Carol M. Hladik, age 71, of Ephratah, passed away on Tuesday, December 4, 2018, at her residence, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on October 31, 1947, in Gloversville, a daughter of the late George Blackwood and Drusilla Moore Blackwood. Carol worked for many years as a Direct ...

Gregory A. Simonson

Gregory A. Simonson, 73, of Gloversville, entered into eternal rest on Monday, December 3, 2018, at the Hospice Inn at St. Peter’s Hospital, Albany. He was born June 25, 1945, in Gloversville, the son of the late Herbert and Madeline Quant Simonson. A 1964 graduate of Gloversville High ...

Ella L. Planch

Mrs. Ella L. Planch, 70, of Union Mills Road, Broadalbin, NY died peacefully on December 3, 2018. Born in Schenectady, NY, she was the daughter of the late William and Bernice Burris Parker. Ella was a 1966 graduate of Duanesburg Central School. She was self-employed until her retirement in ...

Michael Joseph Poultney

Michael Joseph Poultney, age 35, of Nelliston, passed away December 1, 2018, in Gloversville. He was born April 2, 1983, in Albany, the son of Darryl Poultney and Karri Bunn. Mike was a self-employed IT Specialist. He enjoyed riding motorcycles with friends and family. Mike lived for ...

Brian G. Blakeslee

Brian G. Blakeslee, age 67, of Gloversville, passed away on Monday, December 3, 2018, at Ellis Hospital, Schenectady. He was born on November 4, 1951, in Amsterdam, a son of Albert Blakeslee of Ballston Spa and the late Eleanor Schuyler Blakeslee. Brian was a high school graduate and ...

Mark A Coco

Mark A Coco, 52, of Gloversville, died suddenly on December 3, 2018. Born in Gloversville, May 10, 1966, the son of the late James A. and Orvetta J. Van Alstyne Trask. He was a maintenance worker at Power Pallet Co. in Amsterdam. An avid fan of NASCAR, and the New England Patriots, Mark, who ...

Nelson Henry ‘Niles’ Cruise

Nelson Henry “Niles” Cruise, 89, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, in Clinton, NY. Born in New London, on July 18, 1929, to Olive (Spencer) and William E. Cruise Sr., he is survived by his three children, Eric Cruise of Poland, N.Y., Jennifer Cruise of St. Paul, Minn. and Karla Cruise of South ...

Nelson Edward Jutras

Nelson Edward Jutras, known to most in the community as “Ed” or “Mr. Ed,” passed away at the home of his son, Peter and his wife Kristin on December 1, 2018, in Bogart, Georgia. Ed was born in 1943 in Schenectady, New York, to parents Nelson and Anna Jutras. He attended schools in ...