Mr. Robert F. Thaisz , age 62, of Gloversville N.Y., passed away Saturday morning, January 4, 2014, at the Nathan Littauer Hospital in Gloversville. He was born June 21, 1951, in Teaneck NJ., the son of the late Louis and Marjorie Brickner Thaisz. Bob graduated from high school in 1969 and Syracuse University with a bachelor of science degree in 1973. He received a MBA degree from the University of New Haven in 1975. Bob was a partner with West & Company CPAs PC of Gloversville. He was a member and on the board of trustees of the Fulton County YMCA and the Gloversville Public Library. Bob enjoyed playing ice hockey as goalie and had many memorial occasions with his friends attending the Montreal Canadiens - NHL games.
He is survived by his wife, the former Lesia Prime, they were married on July 19, 1975; one son, Peter M. Thaisz (Jill) of Broadalbin; one daughter, Jill M. Thaisz of Gloversville; one brother, Mark L. Thaisz (Michelle) of Williamstown, Mass., and nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family will receive friends today, January 8, 2014, from 3 to 6 p.m. at the John W. Finocan Funeral Home Inc., 13 Prospect Ave. Interment will take place in the Freysbush Cemetery, Fort Plain, NY. in the spring. Memorial contributions may be made to the Fulton County YMCA, 213 Harrison St., Johnstown, NY 12095 or the Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton St., Gloversville, NY 12078. Online condolences may be made to www.finocan.fh.