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Obituaries: Dec. 29, 2016 – Jan. 4, 2017

The following are obituaries or death notices from Ballston, Ballston Spa, Ballston Lake, Malta, Milton and Rock City Falls for Dec. 29, 2016 to Jan. 4, 2017.

Joseph F. Clements

BALLSTON SPA – Joseph F. Clements, 68, died Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016.

Clements is survived by his son, Jason Clements; sister, Patricia Clements; brother, Timothy (Catherine) Clements; granddaughter, Campbell Clements; and nieces, nephews and cousins.

A funeral service was held Tuesday, Jan. 3, at Mevec Funeral Home, 224 Milton Ave., Ballston Spa, NY. Committal service with full military honors followed at Gerald B.H. Solomon-Saratoga National Cemetery, 200 Duell Road, Schuylerville.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association , 440 New Karner Road, Albany, NY 12205

Margaret Mary Maxwell

BALLSTON LAKE – Mary Margaret Maxwell (Broderick), 87, died Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016.

Maxwell is survived by a son, Gordon Maxwell; two brothers, Col. (Ret.) George Broderick and wife Mary (Froats) Broderick, of Fairborn, Ohio, and John J. Broderick, of Thornwood; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and other extended family.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held Saturday, Dec. 31, . at the St. Paul Catholic Church, 308 Phillips St., Yellow Springs, Ohio. Burial followed at the St. Paul Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Miami Valley.

Robert J. Coveney

MALTA – Robert J. Coveney, 79, died Saturday, Dec. 24, 2016.

Coveney is survived by his wife Susan; son, Joseph Coveney; daughter, Maureen Goldsmith; brother-in-law, Robert Smith and his wife, Ellen “Bat”; four grandchildren, Sean and Megan Goldsmith, and Nick and Jake Coveney; and three great-grandchildren, Brayden, Austin and Cayson Bennett.

Calling hours were held Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017 from 12 noon to 1 pm at Compassionate Funeral Care, 402 Maple Ave., Saratoga Springs. Interment with military honors followed at the Gerald B.H. Solomon, Saratoga National Cemetery, 200 Duell Road, Schuylerville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to HOPE, P.O. Box 2497, Wilton, NY 12831

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