Everett C. "Cubby" Faville, 56, of Gloversville, passed away suddenly on Monday, December 23, 2013, at Albany Medical Center.
Born on July 24, 1957, in Gloversville, he was the son of Robert and Jacqueline (Canfield) Faville.
He was a 1975 graduate of Gloversville High School and proudly served his country in the U.S. Army until his honorable discharge in 1978. He was a graduate of Schenectady Community College with a degree in culinary arts and later earned a bachelor's degree in education from Nyack College.
Everett C. “Cubby” Faville
In his early years, Cubby was active in the Old Glove Inn Softball Leagues and the Trinity Cadets Drum Corps. He was an avid golfer as well as an active member of the Gloversville Little League, serving on the board and also as a coach.
Cubby had worked as a youth aide and teacher for NYS Division for Youth at Tryon for sever al years. For the past 10 years he has worked as the Foundations of Food Teacher at HFM BOCES in Johnstown and was a chef and banquet coordinator at Fox Run Golf Club. He along with his wife, Mary Jo, operated Buck's Pizza in Gloversville.
Cubby was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather who is survived by his wife of 35 years, Mary Jo DiGiacomo Faville of Gloversville; three daughters, Kelli (Frank) DeMaio of Gloversville, Jamie (Chris) Tallon of Johnstown and Melissa (Will) Hally of Gloversville; his parents, Bob and Jackie Faville of Melbourne, FL; father-in-law, Frank DiGiacomo of Gloversville; grandchildren, Luca DeMaio, Zachary Tallon, Frankie DeMaio, Travis Tallon and Makenna Tallon; one brother, Craig Faville of Melbourne, FL; a sister, Sherri (Doug) Wilson of Nashua, NH; several in-laws, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Cubby was predeceased by his brother, Mark Faville; his mother-in-law, Dolores DiGiacomo; his maternal grandparents, Clara and Everett; and his paternal grandparents, Victoria and Claude.
Friends and relatives are invited to call on the family from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Thursday, December 26, 2013, at the Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home, 51 Fremont Street, Gloversville. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday, December 27, at Church of the Holy Spirit, 149 South Main Street, Gloversville. Burial will take place in the spring at Mount Carmel Cemetery, Johnstown.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Cubby may be made to Gloversville Little League, P.O. Box 1056, Gloversville, NY 12078.
Please visit the family's online memorial and guestbook at www.brbsfuneral.com.