Obituaries

Richard S. Vlock

Richard S. Vlock, DDS, of Northborough, MA, formerly of Gloversville, NY, passed away at the UMASS University Medical Center in Worcester on Saturday, August 17, 2019. He was 91 years old. He leaves his loving and devoted wife of 65 years, Ruth I. (Lehman) Vlock. Richard was born in New York ...

Lela Ginter McCleery

Lela Ginter McCleery, 81, of Summerfield, FL, died Wednesday afternoon, July 31, 2019, at Legacy House in Ocala, FL surrounded by her family. She was born June 16, 1938, in Northville, NY, daughter of the late Louis and Beulah King Ginter. She married the Reverend Charles Wesley McCleery on ...

Menzo D. Case

Menzo D. Case, age 80, of Gloversville, passed away on Wednesday, August 14, 2019, at the Mountain Valley Hospice House with his loving family by his side. He was born on November 5, 1938 in Danube, New York, a son of the late Douglas and Ruth Sweet Case. Menzo was a graduate of Johnstown ...

Mary V. Mraz

Mary V. Mraz, age 91, of Johnstown, passed away Tuesday, August 20, 2019, at Nathan Littauer Hospital Nursing Home with her son by her side. She was born on January 12, 1928, in Johnstown, a daughter of the late Martin and Maria Habek Vacula. Mary was a class of 1945 graduate of Johnstown ...

Lois M. Avery

Mrs. Lois M. Avery, 92, formerly of upper Otsego Street, Canajoharie, New York, passed away Thursday, August 22, 2019, at Palatine Nursing Home. Born on April 5, 1927, in Rural Grove, New York, she was the daughter of Beardslee Darrow and Irene Sweet Darrow. She attended Canajoharie High ...

Madeline May Moose Miles

Surrounded by family and holding the hand of her granddaughter, Katrina, Madeline May Moose Miles, age 92, was reunited with her late husband, Arthur, on Monday, Aug. 11, 2019. The matriarch of our family was loved and adored by every person who was graced by her presence. Her absolute devotion ...

Theodore John Collins

Theodore John Collins was born, November 22, 1930, in Broadalbin, New York. He grew up in Broadalbin, the son of Clarence and Carolyn Collins. Growing up, Ted worked on his father’s farm and helped with all eight of his siblings. He also learned a lot about trains, as his father was a train ...

Kathryn L. Rock

Kathryn L. Rock of Gloversville, born December 12 1956, passed away at home on August 11 2019, after battling cancer. She was preceded in death by her father, Herman Wilson and mother, Elizabeth Wilson. She is survived by daughter, Christina Dunlop of Broadalbin; her significant other, Barry ...

Addie Evelyn Koch

Addie Evelyn Koch, 95, formerly of Johnstown, NY and Canajoharie, NY, passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2019, at the EL Wilkinson Residential Health Care Facility in Amsterdam. Born in Richmondville, NY on May 31, 1924, a daughter of the late Rufus J. and Melissa Winnie Nellis. She was a ...

Ilse Ruth (Hartman) Jaffe

Ilse Ruth (Hartman) Jaffe, 86, formerly of Fonda, entered into rest on Sunday, August 18, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of the late Warner W. Jaffe; devoted mother of Jonathan W. Jaffe, Daniel G. Jaffe, Miriam S. Barrett and Joseph M. Jaffe; sister of Eve ...

Doris Gail Warner

Doris Gail Warner, age 77, of Mayfield, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 18, 2019, at Ellis Hospital with her family at her side. She was born on October 1, 1941, in Hope, NY, the daughter of the late John and Everetta Ellsworth. She was employed at various jobs throughout her life, ...

Doris Gail Warner

Doris Gail Warner, age 77, of Mayfield, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 18, 2019, at Ellis Hospital with her family at her side. She was born on October 1, 1941, in Hope, NY, the daughter of the late John and Everetta Ellsworth. She was employed at various jobs throughout her life, ...

Donald E. ‘Dapper’ Sauve

Former grocery store owner Donald E. “Dapper” Sauve, formerly of Elizabethville, Pa., passed away Wednesday, August 14, 2019. He was born December 28, 1941, at Northampton, N.Y. to the late Gerald V. and Eva M. Gruet Sauve. He was an Army veteran and a member of St. Christopher Lutheran ...

Charles S. ‘Chuckie’ Sena

Mr. Charles S. “Chuckie” Sena, age 52, of Gloversville, passed away suddenly on Friday, August 16, 2019, in Gloversville. He was born March 14, 1967, in Gloversville, the son of Anthony and Jackie Kenyon Sena. He was later employed as a machinist by Curtin-Hebert Machinists of ...

Thomas A. ‘Who’ Hart

Mr. Thomas A. “Who” Hart, 64, of Johnstown, passed away Tuesday, August 13, while traveling with his wife Ellen, to visit his children and grandchildren. Born in Amsterdam, NY, on May 20, 1955, he was the son of the late E. Douglas Hart Sr, and Mary K. Armstrong Hart, who survives. Tom ...

Virginia ‘Ginny’ Sohl McCoy

Virginia “Ginny” Sohl McCoy, age 90, of Gloversville, passed away early Friday morning on August 16, 2019 at her son’s home in Johnstown with her loving family by her side. Ginny was born July 7th 1929 to her beloved parents William and Grace Meiners Sohl. She attended St. Michael’s ...

Norma J. Maring

Mrs. Norma J. Maring, 69, of Stone Arabia Road, Fort Plain, New York, passed away Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at her home, with her loving family by her side, resting from her 11-year battle with cancer. Born on January 9, 1950 in Little Falls, NY, she was the daughter of Martin Crouse and ...

Carol A. Pagano

Carol A. Pagano, age 74, a resident of Northville passed away Wednesday August 14, 2019 at the River Ridge Living Center in Amsterdam. She was born in Weehawken, NJ on September 8, 1944. The daughter of Sophie Lucas, Carol was a homemaker and loving wife, mother, grandmother and aunt. She was ...

Menzo D. Case

Menzo D. Case, age 80 of Gloversville, passed away on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at the Mountain Valley Hospice House with his loving family by his side. He was born on November 5, 1938 in Danube, New York, a son of the late Douglas and Ruth Sweet Case. Menzo was a graduate of Johnstown ...

Edward ‘Sonny’ Morgan

Edward Morgan, “Sonny” to all who knew him, passed away on Wednesday, August 14. He was 85. Sonny was born July 15, 1934 to the late Edward and Clara Morgan of Northville, NY. Sonny joined the U.S. Air Force right after high school. He served four years in the Air Force, from 1952 to 1956 ...