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Obituaries: Feb. 23 – March 1, 2017

The following are obituaries or death notices from Ballston, Ballston Spa, Ballston Lake, Malta, Milton and Rock City Falls for Feb. 23 to March 1, 2017.

Kenneth J. Woodcock

BALLSTON SPA – Kenneth J. Woodcock, 76, died Thursday, February 23, 2017.

Woodcock is survived by his spouse, Joanne; children, Melissa (Eric) Groff, of Stillwater; Kenneth (Sheila) Woodcock, of Greenfield Center, Kimberly (David) Kimbal,l of Porter Corners, and Deborah (Jason) Wright, of Gansevoort; sister Winifred Lowery, of Greenfield Center; grandchildren Kenneth Woodcock III, Chad Keefe, Tara (Corey) Ringer, Shavon Keefe (Tim) Hobbins, Brooke Kimball (Eric) Culver, April Keefe (Vern) Dorgan, Magen (Chris) Garrison,Tammi (Kevin) Hughes and children, Michael Kimball and child; and his great-grandchildren Hunter, Khloe, Xander,  Jeff, Aryanna, Freya, Rileyann, Leavi, Kameron, and his nieces and nephews and other relatives.

A funeral service was held Wednesday, March 1, at Compassionate Funeral Care, 402 Maple Ave., Saratoga Springs. Interment followed at North Milton Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to to Italian American War Veterans, 247 Grand Avenue Saratoga Springs, New York 12866.

Anne Mary Coyle Geleta

BALLSTON LAKE – Anne Mary Coyle Geleta, 78, died Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017.

She is survived by her husband, Ronald P. Geleta; children, Paul (Daysha), Tim, Dan (Jennyfer), Janet Enfield (Ron), and Nick (Beth); grandchildren, Adam, Stephanie, Chris, Brianna and Greg.

A Funeral Service will be held at 8:30 a.m., Friday, March 3 at the Christ the Savior Russian Orthodox Church, 349 Eastline Rd, Ballston Lake.Interment will be in the Gerald B. H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery in Schuylerville. Calling hours will be held at Christ the Savior Russian Orthodox Church, Friday, March 3, from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. prior to the service.

Memorial contributions may be made to Christ the Savior Orthodox Church‘s Special Project Fund.

Lorraine H. Sanford

BALLSTON SPA – Lorraine H. Sanford, 84, died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017.

Sanford is survived by her children, Donna (Max) Richter and Sallie (Thomas) Cuthbert; grandchildren, Holly Bennett and Kristy Bennett; and great-grandchild, Hayden Wendling.

At the request of the family, services will be private.

David L. Bellinger

BALLSTON SPA – David L. Bellinger, 62, died Tuesday, February 28, 2017.

Bellinger is survived by his sons, John (Jennifer) and Christopher; grandchildren, Daniel, Andrew, Jason, Ethan, Tyler, Matthew, Alicia, and Noelle; siblings Dorothy Brooks (John), Charles Cornell (Tanom), Catherine Green (Thomas), Shelley Willette (Theodore), Denise Galarneau (Richard), Cindy Cornell and John Bellinger (Lenore); and many nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held Monday, March 6 from 5 to 6 p.m., at Armer Funeral Home, 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. A memorial service will follow at 6 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made  to VFW Post 358.

James W. Delaney

BALLSTON SPA – James W. Delaney, 85, died Wednesday, March 1, 2017.

Delaney is survived by his children, Debbie Fantroy (Memphis), James Delaney (Robin), Jammi Jesionowski (Jeremy) and Cheryl Turnbull (Steven); his second wife, Susan Libertucci; adopted daughter, Samantha Wronowski; and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Calling hours will be held from noon to 1 p.m., Friday, March 3, at Armer Funeral Home, 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. A service will be held at 1 p.m., and interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Ballston Spa.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project.

Gladys Rhodes

ROCK CITY FALLS – Gladys Rhodes, 91, died Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017.

Rhodes is survived by her sons, Clark Almy (Sandy), of Porter Corners, Michael Rhodes (Patricia), of Porter Corners, Ross Rhodes of Waterford, and Daniel Rhodes (Maria), of Gansevoort; grandchildren, Candace Almy Cross and Nicholas Rhodes; great grandchildren Mackenzie and Connor; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service was held Tuesday, Feb. 28. Burial will be in Rock City Falls Cemetery in the spring.

Memorial contributions may be made to Simpson United Methodist Church or Community Hospice.

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