October 29, 1946 - - July 19, 2017
Claude A. Dutcher 70, passed away on Wednesday morning July 19th at his home surrounded by family.
Born in Schenectady, Claude was the son of the late Claude A. and Orphia (Campbell) Dutcher Sr.
A graduate of Linton High School, Claude received a Bachelor’s Degree for Empire State College in 1997. He served his country with the United States Army from 1966 to 1968.
Frank Ruscitto Jr
February 15, 1931 - - July 18, 2017
Frank J. "Chic" Ruscitto Jr., 86, passed away on Tuesday morning July 18th at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady, NY.
Born and educated in Schenectady, NY, Chic was the son of the late Frank J. and Pierina (Cassella) Ruscitto Sr. and a graduate of Nott Terrace High School.
The owner and operator of Rosendale Ruscitto Florist and Pedricks Garden Center and Greenhouse in Scotia, C ...
March 01, 1946 - - July 18, 2017
Steve M. Gortva, 71 of Glenville passed away at Ellis Hospital on Tuesday July 18, 2017. Born in Chicago, Illinois, he was the son of the late Steve and Dolores (Haskey) Gortva.
Steve was employed in maintenance for Selected Meat Packers.
Steve is survived by his wife Susan( Lessner) Gortva, eleven children -Steven Michael, Tammy, Stevie Allen, Donald Lee, Fawn, Ricky, Jimmy, ...
July 27, 1978 - - July 17, 2017
Jacob Matthew Amell, 38, of Schenectady passed away on Monday July 17, 2017 at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady. Born in Concord, NH, he was the son of Virginia L. Amell of Schenectady.
He was a graduate of Schenectady High School. Jacob was employed as a mover for C and P Property Preservation in Albany.
Besides his mom, Jacob is survived by four sons Isaac Matthew Amell of Sc ...
July 12, 1923 - - July 14, 2017
Merle Edmund Hughes, 94, of Schenectady passed away peacefully on Friday July 14, 2017 at the Capital Living Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He was born in the Town of Glen, Montgomery County. He was the son of the late William and Edna(Cleveland) Hughes. Merle attended school in that village and graduated from Fultonville High School in 1941.
Merle was employed for a short ...
February 20, 1925 - - July 10, 2017
Dorothy L. Jones, 92, passed away on Monday morning July 10th at her home in Schenectady, NY.
Born in Albany, NY , Dorothy was the daughter of the late Floyd and Henrietta (Clough) Kittle.
A care giver all of her life, Dorothy worked as a health care aide at the former Ann Lee Home in Albany for over 18 years and also worked as a home child care provider for family and friend ...
February 05, 1919 - - July 05, 2017
Jean H. Coward, 98 passed away early Wednesday evening July 5th at her home with her son at her side.
Born and educated in Ravena, NY, Jean was the daughter of the late Clarence and Bertha (Langworthy) Hallenbeck. A graduate of Ravena High School , Jean attended Alfred University and later graduated from Mildred Elley Business School.
A former member of Broadway UMC, Jean had ...
February 28, 1933 - - July 01, 2017
Julia T. Lewis, 84, of Schenectady passed away peacefully at home on Saturday July 1, 2017. Born in Schenectady, she was the daughter of the late Pasquale and Helen (DeNiscio) DiCristofaro.
Julia was a 1950 graduate of Mont Pleasant High School and a 1953 graduate of St. Mary’s Hospital School of Nursing. Julia was employed by the Stratton VA Medical Center in Albany and lat ...
Martha Dutcher Zink
February 22, 1922 - - June 27, 2017
Martha May Dutcher Zink, 95, passed away early Tuesday morning June 27th at Baptist Health Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Scotia.
Born and educated in Wallingford, VT, Martha was the daughter of the late Ernest and Isabell (Stephens) Dutcher.
A former supervisor with Schenectady OTB prior to her retirement, Martha had also worked as a Matron at the Schenectady County J ...
Robert Cummings Sr
February 13, 1926 - - June 22, 2017
Robert S. Cummings Sr., 91, formerly of Schenectady passed away peacefully on Thursday June 22, 2017 at the Village at South Farms in Middletown, CT. Born in Schenectady, he was the son of the late Sheridan and Gladys (Jaycox) Cummings.
Bob served his country in the Army during World War 2. He was a graduate of Union College and employed for many years as a civil engineer for ...