Ballston Journal Obituaries

Obituaries Nov. 2 – Nov. 8, 2017

The following are obituaries or death notices from Ballston, Ballston Spa, Ballston Lake, Malta, Milton and Rock City Falls for nov. 2 – 8, 2017

James V. McHale, Sr.

James V. McHale, Sr., 79 passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 1.

american flagJim is survived by his wife Madeline “Midge”, their children Cathy Ruggles of Ballston Spa, Debbie McHale of Brunswick, and Jim McHale, Jr of Hagaman; grandchildren Brandon Thomas (Beth Packer), Auston Ruggles (Anne), Lance Corporal Matthew McHale, and Dylan McHale; and several nieces and nephews.

A mass of Christian burial was held on Tuesday, Nov. 7 followed by burial with military honors in Ballston Spa Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Jim to Saratoga County Animal Shelter, 6010 County Farm Road, Ballston Spa, NY 12020 or Saratoga County Veterans Trust and Agency Fund, 2144 Doubleday Ave, Ballston Spa, NY 12020.

Mildred “Millie” Morse

Mildred “Millie” Morse, 86, died Sunday, Nov. 5.

Survivors include her children Dale (Annette) Seery, Debra Bashore, Susan Cinella, Nancy (Vincent) Monaco, Rebecca Antolick, her sister Diana Aldous, 13 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be Thursday, Nov. 9 from 4 p.m. to 8 p,m, at Mevec Funeral Home, 224 Milton Ave., Ballston Spa.  A mass of Christian burial will be on Friday, Nov. 10 at 9:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, 167 Milton Ave., Ballston Spa. Committal service will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery.

The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Gateway House of Peace,  479 Rowland St., Ballston Spa, NY 12020.

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