William “Huffer” D’Avignon – 74

STILLWATER – William “Huffer” D’Avignon, 74, of State Route 32, died peacefully in the comfort of his home on October 8th following a short illness. 

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday at 10AM at All Saints on the Hudson North Church, 895 Hudson Avenue, Stillwater, NY 12170 with burial to follow in St. Peter's Cemetery. Calling hours on Thursday from 5-8PM will be held at the DeVito-Salvadore Funeral Home, 39 S Main St, Mechanicville, NY 12118.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Pl, Memphis,TN 38105 in memory of William “Huffer” D’Avignon.  To leave condolences and for directions visit www.devito-salvadorefh.com

Thomas C. Mellon -71

STILLWATER – Thomas C. Mellon, 71, of Robens Road, died unexpectedly Thursday morning, Oct. 4th at Stratton VA Medical Center, Albany, after a brief illness.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, Oct 9th at 9 AM at All Saints on the Hudson Church, 895 Hudson Ave, Stillwater, followed by burial with military honors at Saratoga National Cemetery.  Friends may express condolences at All Saints on the Hudson Church (St. Peter’s) on Monday from 4-7 PM.  In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to either the Stillwater Public Library or St. Peter’s Hospital ALS Regional Center, 19 Warehouse Row, Albany 12205 in respectful memory of Thomas C. Mellon.

Sylvia M. D’Albeto – 84

MECHANICVILLE – Sylvia M. D’Alberto, 84, died Monday, Oct. 1st at home, after a very brief illness.
A native and lifelong resident of Mechanicville, born March 28, 1934, daughter of the late Ubaldo and Rose Lorenza D’Alberto, she was a proud 1951 graduate of Mechanicville High School.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Sunday at 5:30 PM at All Saints on the Hudson Church, 121 No. Main St., Mechanicville, with burial in St. Paul’s Cemetery.

Calling hours at All Saints on the Hudson Church, 121 N Main St, Mechanicville on Sunday from 3-5:30 PM. Remembrances may be made to the Fr. Scerbo Ministry Center, 52 William St., Mechanicville.

 

Mrs. Hedwig “Nonie” Raylinsky Russell – 88

HALFMOON – Mrs. Hedwig “Nonie” Raylinsky Russell, 88, of Raylinsky Lane, died peacefully Wednesday, Sept. 19th at home, in the loving company of her family.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, Sept 21st at Noon at All Saints on the Hudson Church, 121 North Main St., Mechanicville.

Calling hours at the North Main St. Church on Friday morning from 10 AM till Noon.

Entombment in St. Paul’s Mausoleum.

Nonie’s family appreciated all the care, comfort and concern that Community Hospice of Saratoga and specifically Nichole and Rosalee extended to Nonie and her family.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Community Hospice of Saratoga, 179 Lawrence St., Saratoga Springs, 12866.

 

To leave condolences and for directions visit www.devito-salvadorefh.com

 

Dorothy M. “Dot” Dennis – 84

STILLWATER - Dorothy M. “Dot” Dennis of Brickyard Road, where she resided and raised her family since 1957, passed away on September 15, 2018 at Albany Medical Center with her loving family by her side. She was 84.

A Funeral Service will be held at 7:15PM on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at the Chase-Smith Family Funeral Home, 319 Park Avenue in Mechanicville.

Calling hours will be held prior to the funeral service on Tuesday from 5 to 7 PM at the funeral home.

Burial will be private in St. Peter’s Cemetery in the family plot.

 

In lieu of flowers please consider memorial contributions in Dot’s name to the Stillwater Public Library, PO Box 485, Stillwater, NY 12170

Mrs. Hazel R. Conerty – 101

MECHANICVILLE – Mrs. Hazel R. Conerty, 101, of Route 146, died suddenly after falling ill earlier in the day, Friday, Sept 14th at Samaritan Hospital.

 

Private services will be held at the convenience of family.

Burial in Hudson View Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to either the Hillcrest Fire Dept or St. Jude’s Children Research Hospitalin memory of Hazel R. Conerty.

To leave condolences visit www.devito-salvadorefh.com

 

 

Helen Gramkow Mitchell D’Amato – 95

Helen Gramkow Mitchell D’Amato - 95

MALTA - Heaven has gained a beautiful soul, Helen Gramkow Mitchell D’Amato, 95, passed on Monday, August 13, 2018, at Wesley Health Care Center after a short illness.

Helen was born at home in Little Ferry, New Jersey on November 22, 1922. Only child of Fred and Helen vonOhlen Gramkow.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Helen’s memorial service at 3 pm, on Sunday, September 16th, following a brief visitation.

In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make donations in memory of Helen may do so through the Malta Presbyterian Church, PO Box 2134, Malta, NY 12020.

Arrangements by Chase-Smith Family Funeral Homes.

Online remembrances may be made at www.chasesmithfamily.com

Carmine J. Fusco – 84

MECHANICVILLE – Carmine J. Fusco, 84, of Broadway, died peacefully on September 11th at Albany MedicalCenter, surrounded by his loving family, following a short illness

A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, September 15th at 10AM at All Saints on the Hudson South Church, 121 N Main St, Mechanicville, with burial to follow alongside his parents in St. Paul’s Cemetery.  Calling hours at the DeVito-Salvadore Funeral Home, 39 S Main St, Mechanicville on Friday from 4-7 PM.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Capital City Rescue Mission, 259 South Pearl Street, Albany, NY12202 or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 in memory of Carmine J. Fusco.

Visit www.devito-salvadorefh.com to leave condolences and for directions.

 

Michele Denise Russo – 65

SARATOGA SPRINGS – Michele Denise Russo, 65, of Jefferson St, passed away in the comfort of her home on September 7, with her loving and faithful family at her side

Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, September 12th from 4-8PM at the DeVito-Salvadore Funeral Home, 39 S Main St, Mechanicville, NY 12118.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be in The Church of St. Peter, 241 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY12866 at 10AM on Thursday, September 13th with interment to follow in St. Peter’s Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice of Saratoga, 179 Lawrence St, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 or the Saratoga Hospital Foundation, 211 Church St, Saratoga Springs, NY in loving memory of Michele D. Russo.

To leave condolences or for directions visit www.devito-salvadorefh.com

 

Virginia A. Yaksta Foley – 65

MECHANICVILLE – Virginia A. Yaksta Foley, 65, of Hemstreet Ave., died Saturday August 25th at St. Peter’s Hospice, after struggling with Leukemia.

A memorial gathering will be held on Saturday, Sept. 8th from 2-4 PM at the DeVito-Salvadore Funeral Home, 39 So. Main St., Mechanicville.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to a charity of one’s choice in memory of Virginia Yaksta Foley.

To leave condolences and directions visit www.devito-salvadorefh.com