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ALBANY-Mary T. (Amedio) Behan, 82, entered into eternal life on Monday, June 18, 2018 at St. Peter’s Hospital surrounded by her loving family.
EAST BERNE-Lisa D. Mann-Hannan, 65, passed into eternal life on Saturday, June 16, 2018 surrounded by her family and friends after a brief and courageous battle with cancer.
ALBANY-Charles Zakis of Federal St., passed away Saturday, June 16, 2018 after a struggle with cancer which he handled with grace and dignity, interspersed with humor.
ALBANY- John W. Payton, 91, died Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at Schenectady Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing.
Born and educated in Schenectady he was the son of the late Frank and Alice (Blackburn) Payton. Mr. Payton was a Corporal with the Army National Guard from 1947 to 1951.He retired from the General Electric Company as a Crane Operator in 1986 after a 43 year career. He had previously worked as a shipping clerk for the Maqua Company in Scotia.
ALBANY-With the passing of Dr. Fumiko Shido on Friday, June 1, 2018, the world lost a kind and gentle woman. Gardening, painting, classical music, and especially the companionship of her late partner, Dr. Akiho Miyashiro, brought Fumi great joy.
ALBANY – Helen R. (Adams) Shields, 94, passed away surrounded by her family on Sunday, May 20, 2018 at the Hospice Inn at St. Peter’s Hospital.
Born in Albany, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Catherine (Gannon) Adams, Sr. and graduated from Vincentian Institute. Mrs. Shields worked in the executive office of Governor Dewey before raising her family. She was a longtime communicant of St. Francis of Assisi Parish (formerly St. James Church) and a loving wife and mother.
ALBANY-Charles F. Maguire, Jr., 65, passed away suddenly on May 18, 2018.
Mr. Maguire retired from Albany County. He enjoyed playing golf, chess and guitar.