Schenectady Obituaries

Schenectady Obituaries

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  • Wednesday Oct 3 | via Albany Times Union 

    Schenectady man gave out $100 for 365 days in memory...

    Also Kylie, who was taking in a concert; Warren, who was playing a drum on North Broadway in Schenectady; Dave and Luis, who were delivering groceries; and Gary, who was going fishing. Jeff Buell, 38, surprised them with $100 each, along with hundreds of other people as part of a campaign he launched a year ago called Do the Next Good Thing.


  • Wednesday Oct 3 | via Albany Times Union 

    Hundreds get Good Thing

    Jeff Buell, who launched "Do the Next Good Thing" a year ago, sits in his home on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018 in Schenectady, N.Y. Jeff Buell, who launched "Do the Next Good Thing" a year ago, sits in his home on Wednesday, Sept.


  • Monday Sep 24 | via The Gazette 

    Ralph Boyd Sr., WW II veteran an activist, dies at 99

    The champion of equal rights co-founded Schenectady NAACP


  • Thursday Sep 20 | via Recorder 

    John S. Sowizdral

    Mr. John S. Sowizdral, 88, of, Amsterdam, N.Y., passed away peacefully at his son's home, surrounded by his family on Sept. 20, 2018.


  • Tuesday Sep 18 | via Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal 

    Hazel MacKillican Wilson

    Schenectady – Hazel M. Wilson, 90, of Schenectady, formerly of Massena, NY, passed away peacefully on Friday, September 14, 2018 at Ellis Hospital. Born in Massena, NY on November 2, 1927, she was the daughter of the late J. Stewart and Marie Evelyn MacMillan MacKillican.


  • Sep 15, 2018 | via Gloversville Leader-Herald 

    Lillian C. Ambrosino

    Mrs. Lillian C. Ambrosino, age 97, formerly of Gloversville, passed away Thursday, September 13, 2018 at St. Mary's Hospital, Amsterdam. She had resided at the Wilkinson Residential Health Care Facility in Amsterdam, NY A 1939 graduate of Gloversville High School, she received her training at Palmer Beauty School in Schenectady and was later employed as a beautician at McGuire's Beauty Shop.


  • Sep 13, 2018 | via Recorder 

    Janet M. Bronk

    Janet M. Bronk, daughter of Leona and Stanley Eckler, passed away at her home on Sept. 13, 2018, where she fought courageously to remain at her young age of 91. She is predeceased by her husband of 40 years, Robert K. Bronk, who she married Nov. 7, 1963.


  • Sep 4, 2018 | via Recorder 

    Gerald W. Rickard

    Gerald W. Rickard, 73, of Henrietta Boulevard, Amsterdam, N.Y., passed away Tuesday evening, Sept. 4, 2018, at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady, N.Y. Born in Cobleskill, N.Y., on Sept.


  • Aug 31, 2018 | via Visalia Times-Delta 

    Maxfield, Marjorie

    Marjorie Maxfield Visalia - Marjorie Maxfield passed away August 18, 2018 after a long illness in Visalia, Ca. She was born May 2, 1942 in Schenectady, Ny to Earle and Carolyn Harris.


  • Aug 26, 2018 | via Dayton Daily News 


    SEBASTIAN, Amy Jo 51, of Monroe, was called home to be with the Lord Thursday, August 16, 2018, at home. She was born in Schenectady, New York on May 15, 1967 to parents James and Judy Evans.


  • Aug 22, 2018 | via The Post-Standard 

    Convicted Schenectady baby killer Marybeth Tinning r...

    Convicted child killer Marybeth Tinning, who won parole in her seventh try last month, is now free, state prison officials confirm. Tinning, now 75, walked out of the medium-security Taconic Correctional Facility in Bedford Hills, Westchester County Tuesday morning after serving more than 31 years of her 20-years-to-life sentence for her conviction in the 1985 smothering death of her 4-month-old daughter Tami Lynne.


  • Aug 21, 2018 | via Recorder 

    Ralph W. Cook

    Ralph W. Cook, age 86, of Amsterdam, passed away Aug. 21, 2018. He was born in Amsterdam on July 8, 1932, and is the son of the late Arthur and Mabel Cook.


  • Aug 16, 2018 | via Recorder 

    James Josoph Alex Flores

    James Josoph Alex Flores, 36, of Lodge Street, Amsterdam, died suddenly on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Born in Barstow, Calif., he was the son of Diane DelliVeneri and the late James Flores.


  • Aug 11, 2018 | via Recorder 

    Jerry Riley Sr.

    Jerry Riley Sr., residing at 283 Midline Road , passed with his son by his side on Saturday, Aug. 11. Born in Schenectady on Oct. 6, 1938, he attended and graduated from Nott Terrace High School where he was an active musician in the school band. He played the trombone, attended school, and held multiple jobs to help support his family.