June 03, 1934 - - June 21, 2018
Henry A. Tommasone, 84, of Rotterdam passed away on Thursday June 21st at his home surrounded by his children.
Born in Rotterdam, Henry was the son of the late Antonio and Philomena (Tessitore) Tommasone.
An auto body mechanic for over 30 years for Northway Toyota, Henry was a former pit crew member at Fonda Speedwa and a member of Our Lady Queen of Peace Church. A true Mr. ...
February 21, 1951 - - June 14, 2018
Eugene M. Kohler, 67, of Rotterdam passed away on Thursday June 14, 2018 at Albany Medical Center. He was born in Albany, NY on February 21, 1951.
He was employed as a counter associate for Bellevue Builders in Rotterdam.
Eugene was passionate about fishing and camping. Also, one of the loves of his life was his dog Coco.
Eugene is survived by his longtime companion Mary Ann ...
March 16, 1955 - - June 09, 2018
Leela Jaipal,63 of Schenectady passed a away on Saturday June 9th at Ellis Hospital.
Formerly of the Bronx, Leela was born in Guyana and was the daughter of the late Beepatt and Rangama (Govenden) Algoo.
A former daycare worker at Family Daycare in the Bronx, Leela was a devoted wife ,mother, grandmother and sister.
She is survived by her husband Hipraj Jaipal, her son Ramch ...
April 21, 1918 - - June 05, 2018
It is with joy that Marguerite Matarazzo has joined her husband Salvatore in Heaven, into God’s loving arms. The “Little Farmers" home has been at Ellis Residential Center for over 10 years.
Born in Duanesburg, NY, Marguerite was the daughter of the late Walter and Bertha Mae (Gifford) Ferguson. A homemaker, she was also predeceased by her husband of 52 years Salvatore W. ...
February 15, 1926 - - June 02, 2018
Jean E. Furbeck,92, passed away on Saturday June 2nd at Kingsway Arms Nursing Home in Schenectady.
Born in Princetown, Jean was the daughter of the late Stanley and Elmeda (Vedder) Furbeck.
A 1943 graduate of Draper High School, Jean worked for the Draper School System as an educational secretary to the superintendent for over 37 years before her retirement in 1981. A life me ...
September 06, 1924 - - June 02, 2018
Louis J. Polsik,93, passed away on Saturday afternoon June 2, 2018 at his home in Rotterdam surrounded by his family.
Born in Hastings on Hudson, NY, Louis was the son of the late Martin and Mary (Hanak) Polsik and a graduate of Saunders High School in Yonkers.
A World War II Army Veteran, Louis worked as a Line-O-Typist for the Gazette Newspapers for over 24 years prior ...
July 28, 1924 - - June 01, 2018
Georgette Cecile Duquette Snell, 93 of Schenectady passed away peacefully with her daughters by her side on 6/1/18. She was born in Fall River, MA on July 28, 1924 to Cecile (Arsenault) Duquette and Romeo Duquette. The family moved to Schenectady in 1929. Georgette was a 1943 graduate of Mont Pleasant High School.
Following graduation, she was employed by the General Elec ...
July 30, 1961 - - June 01, 2018
Paul G. Blake,56, of Schenectady passed away suddenly on Friday June 1, 2018 while in New Hampshire. Born in Niskayuna, NY, he was the son of the late Robert and Shirley (Smith) Blake.
Paul was a tractor trailer driver for System Freight Company of New Jersey. He was passionate about driving trucks since he was 18 years of age.
He was a loving husband, father and loved spendi ...
February 07, 1932 - - May 30, 2018
Robert Townsend,86, of Scotia passed away on Wednesday May 30, 2018 at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady. He was born February 7, 1932 in Portland, ME. He was the son of the late Nathaniel and Marion (Emery) Townsend.
He graduated from McKinley Junior High School and Mont Pleasant High School in 1950. Robert graduated later from the Wentworth Institute in 1952 and also attended Un ...
January 24, 1948 - - May 27, 2018
Peter Bazar, 70, of Niskayuna and Fort Myers Beach, FL, passed away peacefully on May 27, 2018 at home, surrounded by his devoted family after a long, brave battle with cancer.
Peter "Boodie" Bazar was born January 24, 1948 in Troy, NY, the son of Peter and Helen (Sajesky) Bazar. He was a graduate of Troy High School and attended Hudson Valley Community College. Peter retired ...