Obituaries

Jack Richard McGillis

The celebration of Jack’s life will be held 3 p.m. Saturday, March 9, 2019, at the Chester Farmers and Artisans Market, 111 Columbia Street, Chester, SC 29706. Jack Richard McGillis, formerly of Gloversville, NY, age 60, passed away March 2, 2019. Jack was the husband of Jo Ann Silbert ...

Rosemary Frances Brown

Mrs. Rosemary Frances Brown, 72, of Johnstown, New York, was called home to her heavenly father on March 3, 2019, surrounded by her loved ones. Born on December 10, 1946, in Amsterdam, New York, to Francis and Rosemary Lasher. Rosemary was a firm believer in friendships, family and faith. ...

Ellery D. Ecker

Ellery D. Ecker, age 55, of Johnstown, passed away on Monday, March 4, 2019, at his residence with his loving family by his side. He was born on December 27, 1963, in Amsterdam, a son of the late Douglas Ecker and Frances Hillman Ecker. Ellery worked as a truck driver for Cason Transport in ...

Shirley Ann Evans

Shirley Ann Evans, 85, of Woodward Avenue, Gloversville, NY, passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019, at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady, NY. Shirley was born in Claverack, NY on March 2, 1933, and received her education in the Poughkeepsie school system. Shirley worked for I.B.M. in ...

Arthur Linden Miles

While holding his beloved wife Madeline’s hand and surrounded by family, Arthur Linden Miles, age 92, returned to his heavenly home on Friday March 1, 2019. His devotion to his family and lifelong belief and trust in God supported him in his struggle and provided great peace at his ...

Arthur Linden Miles

While holding his beloved wife Madeline’s hand and surrounded by family, Arthur Linden Miles, age 92, returned to his heavenly home on Friday March 1, 2019. His devotion to his family and lifelong belief and trust in God supported him in his struggle and provided great peace at his ...

Susan A. Ellis (Frederick)

Susan A. Ellis (Frederick), age 74, of Mayfield, passed away on Saturday, March 2, 2019, with her loving family by her side. She was born to the late Lewis and Marion Frederick on June 10, 1944. Susan graduated from Johnstown High School in 1962 and was employed by Liberty and Lexington ARC ...

Gabriel John Miller

Mr. Gabriel John Miller, age 26, of Gloversville, died March 1, 2019, after a brief illness at Nathan Littauer Hospital, Gloversville. He was born January 15, 1993, in Albany, the son of John David Miller and Fernanda Cordoba Scalera. He was a longtime resident at the local Lexington ARC and ...

Rosemary F. Brown

Rosemary F. Brown,72, of Fon Clair Terrace, Johnstown, NY, passed peacefully under the care of Hospice of Albany at St. Peter’s Hospital, Albany NY, surrounded by the ones she loved and who loved her equally as much. Rose was a member of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Johnstown, and a very ...

Virginia ‘Ginny’ Mary Perna

Virginia “Ginny” Mary Perna, 85, of Round Rock, TX, formerly of South Glens Falls, NY, passed away on Thursday morning, February 28, 2019 in Round Rock. She was born in Gloversville, NY, on November 20, 1933. She was a daughter of the late Louis and Mary Perrella Perna. She is survived ...

Anthony M. Guadagno, Jr.

Anthony M. Guadagno, Jr., 80, of Johnstown, New York, was reunited with the Lord on February 26, 2019, at home following a brief illness. Tony, as he was best known by his family and friends, was born on February 15, 1939, in Brooklyn, New York to the late Anthony M. Guadagno, Sr. and Anna ...

John Francis Budinscak

John Francis Budinscak, 88, passed away peacefully January 29, 2019. John was born and raised in Gloversville, NY, and only recently relocated to Florida. He graduated from Gloversville High School and then Rider College in Trenton, NJ. He worked as a CPA with public accounting firms in ...

Serenity Carleigh-Carlene Watkins

Serenity Carleigh-Carlene Watkins, of Gloversville, passed shortly after birth on Thursday, February 14, 2019. Our “Dearest Serenity, please know that our greatest blessing was having you.” Heaven’s gain was our greatest loss when our angel was called home by our Lord. Serenity came ...

Sonja L. ‘Sunny’ Zemanek

Sonja L. “Sunny” Zemanek, age 78, of Johnstown, passed away on Monday, February 25, 2019, at Albany Medical Center, Albany. She suffered from medical complications following a recent fall. She was born June 17, 1940, in Gloversville, the daughter of the late George and Leona Adams ...

Michael ‘Mike’ P. Iannotti

Michael “Mike” P. Iannotti, 68, of Johnstown, New York, passed peacefully on Feb. 23, 2019, at Albany Medical Center following a brief illness, which he faced with vigor and dignity. He was surrounded by his loving family. Mike, as he was well known by his family and friends, was born on, ...

Stephen A. Greenough

Stephen A. Greenough, age 78, a resident of Johnstown, passed away Sunday, February 24, 2019, at home after being stricken following a long illness. He was born on March 30, 1940, in Astoria Queens, NY, the son of the late Steven and Anne Sanchez Greenough. He was employed as a laborer for Wood ...

Rella Ward

Rella Ward, age 90, of Gloversville, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, February 25, 2019, at her home. She was born July 6, 1928, in California, the daughter of the late Morgan and Dorothy Ashton VanSkiver. Many years ago she worked as a waitress at Avery’s Hotel in Arietta and later at ...

Jane E. Lewis

Miss Jane E. Lewis, age 99, formerly of Gloversville, died Monday, February 25, 2019, at the Eastern Star Home in Oriskany, NY. She was born September 26, 1919, in Gloversville, the daughter of the late Frank and Ethel Maidment Lewis. She was a 1938 graduate of Gloversville High School and ...

Frederick (Fred) Briggs

Frederick (Fred) Briggs, son of Harold and Margaret (Lenz) Briggs, passed away on February 20, 2019, after a long battle with cancer. He was born December 18, 1933, in Schenectady, NY. Fred graduated from Johnstown High School in 1951. Thereafter he enlisted and served in the Air Force from ...

Marie E. Cameron Roten Fisher

Marie E. Cameron Roten Fisher, 98, formerly of Gloversville, passed away peacefully on Monday, February 25, 2019, at the Nathan Littauer Nursing Home. She was born in Dodge City, Kansas on November 18, 1920, a daughter of Rolley Allen and Edna May Blair Cameron. Marie was a member of the ...