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Obituaries: April 13-19, 2017

The following are obituaries or death notices from Ballston, Ballston Spa, Ballston Lake, Malta, Milton and Rock City Falls for April 13 to April 19, 2017.

Robert “Marty” Dunn

BALLSTON SPA – Robert M. “Marty” Dunn, 76, died Thursday, April 13, 2017.

Dunn is survived by his wife, Susie Dunn; sisters, Anne (Vernon) Perkins, of Mechanicville, and Rosemary Garland, of Mechanicville; sisters-in-laws, Joan (Tony) Polaro, of Green Island, and Dorine Dyer, of Mechanicville; godsons, Michael Perkins and Scott Polaro; and several nephews and nieces, great-nephews and great-nieces.

Funeral services will be private and at the convenience of the family. Burial will take place in the Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery with Military Honors.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Malta Ambulance Corp, PO Box 2470, Malta, NY 12020, or the ASPCA, PO Box 96929, Washington, DC 20090-6929.

Albert “Bob” Garz

BALLSTON LAKE – Albert R. “Bob” Garz, 77,  died Friday, April 14, 2017.

Garz is survived by his wife, Rita C. Shaw Garz; children, Steven E. (Lisa) Morgan, of Ballston Lake, and Peter P. (Renee) Morgan, of Glenmont; and grandchildren, Stephanie Morgan, Elizabeth Morgan and Hailey Morgan.

Funeral services will be private and at the convenience of the family. There will be no calling hours.

Memorial contributions may be made to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 950 New Loudon Road, #330, Latham, NY 12110.


Brian P. McQuade

BALLSTON SPA – Brian P. McQuade, 53, died Sunday, April 16, 2017.

McQuade is survived by his son, Timothy McQuade, of Ballston Spa; stepson, Alex Bianca, of Ballston Spa; sister, Kathleen A. McQuade (Kevin LeBoeuf), of Fanwood, New Jersey; brothers, Michael J. McQuade, of Howell, New Jersey, Kevin J. McQuade (Rosemarie Leahy), of Binghamton, Stephen R. McQuade, of Ballston Spa, Christopher J. McQuade (Anne Thiongo), of Eatontown, New Jersey, and Daniel P. McQuade (Sherri), of Warwick, Rhode Island; and many nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held beginning at 1 p.m., Saturday, April 22, at Armer Funeral Home, 39 East High St., Ballston Spa, followed by a funeral service at 3 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to AIM Services, Inc., 4227 Route 50, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866.

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