Obituaries

Richard G. Flood

Mr. Richard G. Flood, age 83, of Mayfield, passed away Monday, July 8, 2019, at Nathan Littauer Hospital Nursing Home, Gloversville, where he has resided the past five years. He was born May 25, 1936, in Wells, the son of the late Melvin and Evelyn Gallup Flood. He served in the U.S. Air ...

Ida May Van Every

Ida May Van Every, age 77, a resident of Gloversville, died Saturday, July 6, 2019, at the Mt. Valley Hospice House in Gloversville. She was born on October 3, 1941, in Gloversville, NY, the daughter of the late John and Ida Frye Dingman. Ida was employed for many years for Trans World ...

Randolph ‘Randy’ C. Lock

Randolph “Randy” C. Lock August 14, 1954 - May 26, 2019 A private family graveside service will be held at Mayfield Union Rural Cemetery on July 12. Family and friends are invited to a celebration of Randy’s life at Lanzi’s on the Lake July 12, at 1 p.m.

Carlton E. Luizzi

Carlton E. Luizzi passed away on June 2, 2019, in Ocala, FL. He was born in Gloversville, NY on Oct. 30, 1919, to Earl and Bessie (TenEyck) Luizzi. He graduated from Gloversville High School. Carlton and his late wife, Helen moved to Floral City, FL in 2002, having been snowbirds until that ...

Ronald Collins

Ronald Collins, age 85, of Fonda, passed away Friday, July 5, 2019, at Nathan Littauer Hospital, Gloversville. He was the son of the late Henry and Erma Sitterly Collins. Ron was employed as a surveyor, farmer, bridge construction and then was last employed for the N.Y.S. Canal System in ...

Lori Irene VanAuken

Lori Irene VanAuken, age 61, of Johnstown, passed away on Tuesday, July 2, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on May 24, 1958, in Schenectady, a daughter of Joseph LaFore, who survives and the late Ruth Franklin LaFore. Lori was a graduate of Linton High School in ...

Ronald Collins

Ronald Collins, age 85, of Fonda, passed away Friday July 5, 2019 at Nathan Littauer Hospital, Gloversville. He was the son of the late Henry and Erma Sitterly Collins. Ron was employed as a surveyor, Farmer, Bridge Construction and then was last employed for the N.Y.S. Canal System in ...

Patricia A. Sweeney

Patricia A. Sweeney, age 64, of Johnstown passed away on Thursday, July 4, 2019 at her residence, surrounded by her loving family and friends. She was born on October 20, 1954 in Copiague, Long Island, the daughter of the late Joseph Horan and Dorothy Mulqueen Horan, who ...

Richard Lee Sweet

Mr. Richard Lee Sweet, 63, of Fonda, died July 4, 2019, at St Mary’s Hospital with his loving family by his side. Rick was born November 23, 1955, in Gloversville, the son of Richard Edward Sweet and Bettie Arlene Sweet. He graduated from Broadalbin Central School in the class of 1974. ...

Deborah E. Gisondi

Deborah E. Gisondi, 64, of Amsterdam, passed away at home Tuesday morning, July 2, 2019, with her family at her side. She was born in Gloversville on May 24, 1955, a daughter of Gerald and Barbara Clemons Rote and was educated in Perth. Debi received her certification as a Nursing Assistant ...

Ross Andrew Hayner III

Ross Andrew Hayner III, (45), loving father and talented mechanic, passed suddenly Saturday, June 29, 2019. Ross leaves behind his beautiful children, Reece Andrew, Rex Edward, Remmi Jo, his mother and father, Valerie Logan and Ross Hayner II, as well as his five younger siblings; Judd, Shay, ...

Deborah E. Gisondi

Deborah E. Gisondi, 64, of Amsterdam, passed away at home Tuesday morning, July 2, 2019, with her family at her side. She was born in Gloversville on May 24, 1955, a daughter of Gerald and Barbara Clemons Rote and was educated in Perth. Debi received her certification as a Nursing Assistant ...

Jack L. Buccolo

Jack L. Buccolo, 80, of Canajoharie, NY, passed away on Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at the St. Johnsville Rehabilitation and Nursing Center with his family at his side. Born in Canajoharie, NY on March 7, 1939, a son of the late Joseph and Bertelle Frosch Buccolo. He was a lifelong resident of the ...

Arlene M. Sitterly

Arlene M. Sitterly passed on June 28, 2019. She was a graduate of JHS ‘41, had a host of professional real estate designations, lived a dynamic 95 years and was a positive influence on all she touched. She was the daughter of Clayton and Ethel Johns (aka Ethel VanAntwerp and Ethel Kruger) ...

Audrey Jane Wemple

Audrey Jane Wemple of Hermance Road, Galway, passed away at home on Monday, July 1, 2019. She was 83. She was born in Gloversville on May 2, 1936, daughter of the late Gordon and Evelyn (Pettis) Bennett. She is the beloved wife of Bruce Delano Wemple, whom she married on June 28, 1958. In ...

Marlene Sue Chichester

Mrs. Marlene Sue Chichester, age 88, of Gloversville, passed away Monday July 1, 2019, at Baptist Health Center for Nursing & Rehabilitation, Scotia with her loving family by her side. She was born April 12, 1931, in Gloversville, the daughter of the late Edwin and Ethel McQuade. She was ...

Eleanor ‘Sunshine’ (Kline) Isabella

Eleanor ‘Sunshine’ (Kline) Isabella, passed away peacefully, (like a Lioness….) on Friday June, 28. 2019, at Wells NH Inc. She was born December 15, 1923, to the late George and Rose Kline of Johnstown, N.Y. Eleanor was a Johnstown High School graduate and also a 1945 graduate of St. Rose ...

Christine Hall

Christine Hall, 88, of Gloversville, New York, passed away peacefully on Sunday morning, June 30, 2019, at the Wells House, Johnstown, New York. She was surrounded by her loving family. Christine was born on October 3, 1930, in Atlanta, GA, the daughter of the late Charles and Lillie May ...

Jeremy Steven Natale-Krom

Jeremy Steven Natale-Krom, 41, of Gloversville, passed away June 28, 2019, with his loving family by his side. He was born October 21, 1977, in Amsterdam, and is the son of Mary (Wojnar) Natale, and the late Angelo M. Natale. Jeremy is survived by his husband, whom he married on October 12, ...

Albert ‘Big Al’ Leach

Mr. Albert “Big Al” Leach, 76, of Rockwood, New York, passed away Saturday, June 29, 2019, at St. Johnsville Rehab and Nursing Center. Born on February 9, 1943, in Toronto, Canada, he was the son of Arthur Leach and Mary Bidal Leach. He was a graduate of Whitesboro High School, class of ...