Obituaries

David Richard Lair

David Richard Lair, 75, of Charleston, SC, husband of Marilyn Stanley Lair, passed away on Feb. 25, 2018. David was born Nov. 12, 1942, in Gloversville, NY, son of the late Richard Franklin Lair. He served 22 years in the South Carolina Army National Guard and four years in the Navy aboard the ...

Frederick A. Williams Jr.

Frederick A. Williams Jr., age 68 of Gloversville, passed away on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. He was born on January 30, 1950 to the late Frederick Williams Sr. and Betty Dorman Williams. Frederick served in the army from July 13, 1970 to July 21, 1972. He had been stationed in Germany. He ...

Joan M. Cangiano

Joan M. Cangiano, 91, formerly of Gloversville, passed away Monday, July 16, 2018, in San Diego, California. She was born in Gloversville, NY, the youngest child of Guy and Frances (Puorto) Martorelli on July 21, 1926. Joan was educated in the Gloversville school system and graduated from ...

Dr. Larry R. Gruet

Dr. Larry R. Gruet passed away Saturday, July 14, 2018, surrounded by those who loved him, after a courageous eight year battle with multiple myeloma. Larry was born August 8, 1947, the son of Robert W. and LaVerne E. (Sauve) Gruet. A lifelong Northville, NY resident, Larry was a 1965 graduate ...

Helen A. Foster

Helen A. Foster, age 94, of Gloversville, passed quietly at the Eddy Memorial Geriatric Center in Troy on July 18, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Elvin and Anna Adams and was predeceased by her husband, Thomas. Helen is survived by her children, Thomas, Carol and Merilee; four ...

David J. Tabor

David J. Tabor, age 63, of Mayfield, died Monday, July 16, 2018, at Nathan Littauer Hospital, Gloversville. He was born July 11, 1955, in Gloversville, the son of Walter and Harriette “Betty” Carpenter Tabor. A 1974 graduate of Mayfield Central School. He was an active member of the Navy ...

Reverend Francis Daniel Dunbar

Reverend Francis Daniel Dunbar of Whitehall, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 16, 2018, at Slate Valley Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Granville, NY. He was 90 years old. Father Dunbar was born on June 21, 1928. He was the son of the late Frank Dunbar of Whitehall and Mary ...

Eugene O. Frasier

Eugene O. Frasier, age 86, of Gloversville, passed away on Friday, September 23, 2017, at St. Mary’s Hospital, Amsterdam. He was born on May 2, 1931, in Gloversville, a son of the late Edward and Marjorie Buyce Frasier. Mr. Frasier was a graduate of Gloversville High School. He honorably ...

Susan C. Mulhall

Susan C. Mulhall, 58, of Bunker Hill Road, Mayfield, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, July 15, 2018, at Albany Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Gloversville on December 23, 1959, a daughter of the late Robert and Joyce Gordon Mulhall and was a 1978 graduate ...

Marian P. Nellis

Marian P. Nellis, age 80, of Johnstown, passed away on Tuesday, July 17, 2018, at Wells Nursing Home with her loving family by her side. She was born on August 31, 1937, in Johnstown, the daughter of the late Joseph Pochily and Anna Sefcovic Pochily. Marian was a graduate of Johnstown High ...

Virginia R. Wager

Mrs. Virginia R. Wager, age 91, of Gloversville, died peacefully on Monday, July 16, 2018, at her home. She was born February 21, 1927, in Salisbury Center, the daughter of the late Claude and Edith Berry Jaquay. A lifelong area resident, she was employed by Daniel Green in Dolgeville, Winig ...

David Allen Ladd

David Allen Ladd, age 50, of Gloversville, passed away on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at his residence with his loving family by his side. He was born on May 10, 1968, in Amsterdam, a son of Arnold Ladd and Susan Kuntzsch Rhodes. David attended Gloversville schools and was employed for many ...

Edward L. Gray Sr.

Edward L. Gray Sr., age 72, of Gloversville, passed away Monday morning, July 16, 2018, at his home with his loving family by his side, including his pet dog. He was born January 12, 1946, in Gloversville, the son of the late Edward and Dorothy Lawrence Gray. He served in the U.S. Army and ...

Clara Sue King

Clara Sue King, 71, passed away peacefully on July 13, 2018, at the Fulton Center in Gloversville, NY. She was born in Schenectady, NY to Thomas and Rozella King on August 3, 1946. The family relocated to Horseheads, NY in her early years. Clara graduated from Horseheads High School in 1965 ...

Andrew A. ‘Sonny’ Fountain

Andrew A. “Sonny” Fountain, age 68, of Johnstown, passed away Thursday morning, July 12, 2018, at his home in Johnstown, NY. He was born July 5, 1950, in Gloversville, the son of the late Andrew and Pearl Eschler Fountain. He was employed by Lexington Center for the most part of his later ...

Justin Dean ‘J.D.’ Dager

A true champion, “J.D.” Justin Dean Dager of Scotia, joined his loved ones in heaven in a peaceful manner on July 14, 2018. He was blessed with those so very special to him at his side. He was born in Amsterdam, NY on March 7, 1997, and was 21 years old. He graduated, ‘class of 2018’ ...

Caroline Beem Fudger

Caroline Beem Fudger, born June 7, 1921, passed away on July 2, 2018, at 97 years old, with her family by her side in the house in which she was born. Born to Clarence and Caroline Beem, she remained a Johnstown resident her entire life. She married Albert E Fudger (deceased 2004) in 1939 and ...

Susan C. Mulhall

Susan C. Mulhall, 58, of Bunker Hill Road, Mayfield, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, July 15, 2018, at Albany Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Gloversville on December 23, 1959, a daughter of the late Robert and Joyce Gordon Mulhall and was a 1978 graduate ...

Susan Marie Kirkwood

Susan Marie Kirkwood, age 71, of Eureka, Alaska, passed away on July 5, 2018, at Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage. She was born June 18, 1947, in Viola, Minnesota to the late Dean and Della (Gustine) Bear. The family relocated to Johnstown, NY in 1958. She was a 1965 graduate of ...

Evelyn A. Biggers

Evelyn A. Biggers, age 88 of Mayfield, passed away on Thursday, July 12, 2018. She was born on October 5, 1929 in Queens, New York, to the late Bernard McLaughlin and Katherine (Loftus) McLaughlin. Evelyn received her Associates Degree from Fulton Montgomery Community College. She was a ...