Obituaries

Ruth G. Hazzard

Ruth G. Hazzard, 99, of Auriesville Road, Fultonville, passed away on October 9, 2018. Born May 26, 1919 in Gloversville, New York, she was the daughter of the late George and Nellie Green. She was a lifelong resident of Fultonville, and the town of Glen, where she attended local ...

Adam Jackson

Adam Jackson, 34, of Amsterdam, NY, died suddenly in a tragic car accident on Saturday, October 6, 2018, with his wife Abigail ”Abby” King Jackson, sisters-in-laws, Mary Dyson, Allison King and Amy Steenburg and brothers-in-law, Robert Dyson and Axel Steenburg along with several other ...

Richard Steenburg Jr.

On Oct. 6, 2018, Richard Steenburg Jr. lost his life unexpectedly in an automobile accident, alongside his best friend and brother, Axel, sister-in-law, Amy, and several close friends. Rich was born and raised in Gloversville, N.Y. He is survived by his parents, Janet Steenburg (Dutch Andrews) ...

Axel J. Steenburg

Axel J. Steenburg, 29, of Amsterdam, NY, took his last breath on Saturday, October 6, 2018, after the horrific limo accident that took many lives including the lives of his wife Amy and brother Rich. Axel was born to Janet and Richard Steenburg Sr. on August 8, 1989, one day short of his ...

Matthew William Coons

On October 6th, 2018, our small community was shaken to the core by a series of events; 20 lives were changed and our dear Matthew William Coons, 27, of Johnstown, was a victim of this tragic limo accident in Schoharie County, N.Y. He was a kind, loving, “gentle giant” that will be greatly ...

Patricia ‘Pat’ P. Koehler

Mrs. Patricia “Pat” P. Koehler, age 64, of Gloversville, passed away October 5, 2018, at her home in Gloversville. She was born February 9, 1954, in Jersey City, NJ, the daughter of the late Antonio and Helen Anzovino Cimino. Pat was a stay-at-home mother to her six children. She enjoyed ...

Fred L. Fagan

Fred L. Fagan, age 81, of town of Perth, passed away on Monday, October 8, 2018, at his residence with his loving family by his side. He was born in Gloversville on February 12, 1937, a son of the late Arthur and Marion Kegg Fagan. Fred was a class of 1954 graduate of Johnstown High School. ...

Savannah Devonne Bursese

Savannah Devonne Bursese was a victim in the tragic Schoharie limo accident on October 6th, 2018. Born on February 9th, 1994, to Sam and Kim Marie Bursese, she was 24 years young at the time of her passing. Her life however, was anything but tragic. A passionate and determined young woman, ...

Matthew William Coons

On October 6th 2018, our small community was shaken to the core by a series of events. Twenty lives were changed and our dear Matthew William Coons, 27, of Johnstown, was a victim of this tragic limo accident in Schoharie County, N.Y. He was a kind, loving, “gentle giant” that will be ...

James ‘Jim’ Belknap Jr.

James “Jim” Belknap Jr., 46, of Johnstown, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, October 5, 2018. He will be forever loved and missed by all his family and friends. James was born on April 11, 1972, to James “Jim” Belknap Sr. and Denise Etherton in Gloversville, N.Y. He was a graduate ...

Joanne Dalleo-Locascio

Joanne Dalleo-Locascio of Mountainaire, New Mexico, went to be with our Lord on Saturday, August 11, 2018, following a courageous battle with ALS. Joanne was born in Gloversville on September 16, 1958, to Michael and Betty Dalleo. She attended Gloversville schools and then Geneseo State ...

John W. Hayes

John W. Hayes, 67, of Fultonville, NY, passed away October 8, 2018, with his loving family by his side. Born July 2, 1951, in Little Falls, NY, he is the son of Caroline E. (Davis) Hayes and the late John L. Hayes. He is survived by his loving wife whom he married November 5, 2007, Pamela L. ...

George V. Rossi

Mr. George V. Rossi, 82, of the town of Perth, NY, passed away on October 5, 2018, at Albany Medical Center with loving family at his side. He was born on August 31, 1936, in Amsterdam, NY, to the late George and Emma May (LaMothe) Rossi. He was married on July 14, 1957, to Breta Hallenbeck ...

Elizabeth M. Long

Elizabeth M. Long, age 91, a resident of Mayfield, passed peacefully on Sunday, October 7, 2018, at the Wells House Nursing Home in Johnstown. She was born in Broadalbin on December 6, 1926, the daughter of the late Alfred and May Lockyear Fassett. She was a graduate of the Littauer School of ...

Arthur R. ‘Artie’ Thompson

Arthur R. “Artie” Thompson, age 58, of Northville, passed away on Friday, September 28, 2018, at Nathan Littauer Hospital, Gloversville. He was born on June 15, 1960, in Amsterdam, the youngest son of the late James and Norma Thompson. He is survived by his two brothers, Tom Thompson ...

James Belknap Jr.

James Belknap Jr., 46, of Johnstown, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, October 5, 2018. He will be forever loved and missed by all his family and friends. A calling period will be held on Thursday, Oct. 11, at Ehle and Barnett FFH Llc, 15 N William Street, Johnstown NY 12095 from 3 to 6 ...

Arthur R. ‘Artie’ Thompson

Arthur R. “Artie” Thompson, age 58, of Northville, passed away on Friday, September 28, 2018, at Nathan Littauer Hospital, Gloversville. He was born on June 15, 1960, in Amsterdam, the youngest son of the late James and Norma Thompson. He is survived by his two brothers, Tom Thompson ...

James Belknap Jr.

James Belknap Jr., 46, of Johnstown, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, October 5, 2018. He will be forever loved and missed by all his family and friends. A calling period will be held on Thursday, Oct. 11, at Ehle and Barnett FFH Llc, 15 N William Street, Johnstown NY 12095 from 3 to 6 ...

Jane Clemens

Jane Clemens, 72, of Johnstown, NY passed away peacefully on Oct. 4, 2019 at Mountain Valley Hospice, Gloversville, NY. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. She was born on May, 7, 1946, in Angermuhle, Germany to the late John and Zophia Kawszczyk. Jane worked for Lexington ...

Charles C. Diana Jr.

Charles C. Diana Jr., 81 of Gloversville died October 4, 2018 at Mt. Valley Hospice House. Born in Gloversville, September 2, 1937, the son of the late Charles and Concetta Megna Diana. He was employed at General Electric in Schenectady for some 35 years. Charles was a communicant of the ...