Obituaries

Claudette (Doodie) G. Schrecker

Claudette (Doodie) G. Schrecker, 84, of West Caroga, NY, died Tuesday, April 30, 2019, at Mt. Valley Hospice House. Born in Gloversville, February 27, 1935, to the late Fredrick (Fritz) and Ruth Boyes Schrecker. She worked many years at Oppenheim-Ephratah Central School as a clerk. Doodie ...

Karen Whitman

Karen Whitman, 69, of Gloversville, passed away April 21, 2019, Easter Sunday, peacefully at her home with her loving family by her side. Born in Mayfield, July 28, 1949, she went to Northville school. She was the daughter of the late Theodore Sr. and Edith Edwards of Mayfield. Survivors ...

Delos H. Mallette

Delos H. Mallette, age 89, a resident of Northville, died Monday, April 29, 2019, at Albany Medical Center in Albany. He was born in Albany, NY, on November 17, 1929, the son of the late Dayton and Philena Dedrick Mallette. He was a graduate of the Otego Central School, class of 1947, NYS ...

Maria Maynard

Maria Maynard, 56, of Ballston Lake, NY, passed away on Saturday, April 27, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. Maria lived life full of energy, with a positive attitude, perseverance, humor and a determination to always win. Maria was born November 24, 1962, to Frank and Emma (Bovino) ...

Robert H. Abrams

Robert H. Abrams, age 87, of Wells, NY, passed away at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady on April 5, 2019. Born in Wells, NY on August 25, 1931, to the late Delos Sr. and Ruey Mae Stanyon Abrams. A lifetime resident of the area, Robert graduated from Wells High School. He enlisted into the United ...

David R. Sammons

David R. Sammons, 87, of St. Johnsville, passed away peacefully on Saturday April 27, 2019, at the St. Johnsville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, St. Johnsville, NY. He was born April 14, 1932, at the family homestead in the town of Oppenheim. He was the son of the late Simeon LeRoy and ...

William Leslie Kitchen Jr.

William Leslie Kitchen Jr., 88, passed away peacefully, April 15, 2019, with loved ones by his side at his winter residence in Sebastian, Florida. Bill was born March 4, 1931, to William Sr. and Alice Parker Kitchen. He grew up on a small family farm in Johnstown, NY, with his brothers, ...

Josephine Cirillo Campanile

Josephine Cirillo Campanile, 95, of Gloversville, passed away on December 3, 2018, at Nathan-Littauer Hospital Nursing Home, after a long illness. Born on January 26, 1923, in Grum Navale, Italy to Ralph and Margarita Orifce Cirillo. At an early age she moved to Gloversville where she spent ...

Virginia M. Green Kefauver

Virginia M. Green Kefauver, 78, of Mayfield, passed away on Thursday, April 25, 2019, at her residence. She was born on November 7, 1940, in New Haven, Connecticut, the daughter of the late John Francis “Jack” and Lillian Elizabeth Bohan Stevens. Virginia was passionate about baking, ...

Mr. William G. O’Connor

Mr. William G. O’Connor, 80, of Tribes Hill, passed away peacefully on April 26, 2019, surrounded by his family. Born in Schenectady, NY on November 29, 1938, he was the son of the late Catherine Boyle O’Connor. For over 47 years he was a resident of Tribes Hill until relocating to ...

Harry C. Eisenhauer Jr.

Harry C. Eisenhauer Jr., age 91, of Johnstown, passed away on Saturday, April 27, 2019, at the Mountain Valley Hospice, Gloversville surrounded by his loving family. He was born on August 21, 1927, in Oradell, New Jersey, a son of the late Harry C. and Edna A. Niekel Eisenhauer. Harry ...

Melanie Van Every

Melanie Van Every, age 56, a life-long resident of Edinburg died Friday April 26, 2019 at the Mountain Valley Hospice House following a short illness. She was born in Gloversville, NY on December 15, 1962. The daughter of Leland C. and Ruth Colson Robinson. She was a graduate of Northville ...

Alan E. Cole

Alan E. Cole, 91, of Johnstown, went to be with his Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ, on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at Wells Nursing Home. He was born on May 26, 1927 in the Bronx, New York City, the son of the late Adelbert G. and Amy M. Young Cole. Alan attended Lakemont Academy in Lakemont, ...

Mary S. DeLorme

Mary S. DeLorme, 92, of Johnstown, passed away on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at St. Mary’s Hospital, Amsterdam. She was born on May 31, 1926 in Whitehall, a daughter of the late Anthony P. and Madeline Ramola Siraco. Mary received her Bachelor’s Degree from SUNY Plattsburgh and was a ...

Peter Paul Provenzano

Peter Paul Provenzano, 45, of Broadalbin, NY was stricken suddenly in his home on Wednesday, April 24, 2019. He was born on July 26, 1973 in Amsterdam, NY to the late Alfonso and Dorothy (Lampman-Naughton) Provenzano and was a 1991 graduate of Amsterdam HS. The great loves of his life were ...

Conrad F. Borra

Conrad F. Borra, 91, of Wells, passed away on Monday, April 22, 2019, at Wells Nursing Home with his loving family by his side. He was born on June 6, 1927, in the Bronx, a son of the late Louis and Antoinette Termini Borra. Conrad attended New York City schools and honorably served his ...

Lina DeLilli

Mrs. Lina DeLilli was entered into eternal rest on April 24, 2019, with her loving children by her side. Born in Mayfield, New York, on September 8, 1925, the daughter of the late Owen Knapp and Madeline Fevola Knapp. Lina graduated from Gloversville High School and was a former resident of ...

Ellen Rae Panero

Ellen Rae Panero, a longtime resident of 100 South Market Street in Johnstown, New York, died peacefully on March 29, 2019, in Center Lovell, Maine in the loving care of her son, Harry Nyberg and daughter-in-law. Meghan Nyberg. Ellen was born on August 10, 1933, on Hempstead, Long Island as ...

Robert ‘Bob’ Florian

Mr. Robert “Bob” Florian, 46, of Little Falls, N.Y., passed away peacefully surrounded by family, Wednesday, April 3, 2019. He was born in Little Falls, N.Y. on February 3, 1973. Bob was the son of Manfried “Manny” and Nancy (Malinchak) Florian of Fort Plain, N.Y. He graduated from ...

Josephine ‘Jo’ Serfis

Josephine “Jo” Serfis, age 95, of Gloversville, passed away peacefully on April 18, 2019, at Mountain Valley Hospice in Gloversville after a lengthy illness. Jo was born on June 30, 1923, in Gloversville, the daughter of the late John and Rose (Vietri) Viscosi Sr. She graduated from ...