Mr. Carl H. Dedicke, 55, of Gloversville, passed away unexpectedly on January 19, 2014. Born January 13, 1959, in Gloversville, Mr. Dedicke was the son of the late George and Clarabelle Crandell Dedicke. He was educated in Ilion schools and served in the U.S. Army where he was a heavy equipment operator and an expert marksman. Carl also learned German for his foreign service there. While in the Army, he participated in the "Run for Your Life" program, which, as a member of the "50 Mile Club," required running 50 miles. He was very proud of his service to our country.