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Margaret E. Gladstone

December 15, 1922 - May 21, 2016

Margaret E. Gladstone, 93 of Otego passed away Saturday, May 21, 2016 at the Chestnut Park Rehabilitation & Nursing Center, Oneonta. She was born December 15, 1922 in Otego the daughter of the late Reginald and Winifred (Davies) Reeves.Margaret proudly graduated from Otego Central School as the Valedictorian of the Class of 1941. In November 1942, Margaret married Kenneth Beach. Ken...
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Walter Peter Sinniger

August 31, 1934 - July 29, 2015

Walter P. Sinniger, 80, of Otego passed away Wednesday, July 29, 2015.He was born August 31, 1934 on the family farm in Otego the son of the late Walter A. and Mary T. (Zimmerman) Sinniger.On June 29, 1957, Walter married Helen Gregory in Morris. Together they celebrated 58 wonderful years of marriage.From a very young age, Walter worked on the family dairy farm in Otego until he decided to...
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Lewis Gajadar

March 31, 1937 - March 29, 2015

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Edwin B. Svendsen

March 7, 1926 - January 18, 2015

Edwin B. Svendsen, 88, of Otego passed away Sunday, January 18, 2015 at his home.He was born March 7, 1926 in Port Washington the son of the late Bjorne and Johanna Svendsen.Edwin proudly served his country in the US Navy as a SEABEE during WWII.Edwin's family would like to send a special thank you to Ed's friends, Irma and Gene Ouimet, Debbie Greene and Mike, Sam at Otego Community Bank, Cate...
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Bertha L. Briscoe

May 19, 1918 - December 1, 2014

Bertha L. (Brown) Briscoe, 96, formerly of Otego and Unadilla, passed away on Monday, December 1, 2014 at the A.O. Fox Memorial Hospital in Oneonta.She was born on May 19, 1918 in Binghamton, the daughter of the late William and Grace (Barlow) Brown. Bertha married Raymond M. Briscoe on April 13, 1938 in Otego and they farmed on the Otsdawa in Otego for a number of years. Raymond passed away in...
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Ronald Benjamin Morrell

December 18, 1941 - October 29, 2014

Ronald B. Morrell, 72, of Otego passed away Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at the A.O. Fox Memorial Hospital, Oneonta surrounded by his loving family.He was born December 18, 1941 in Elmira, New York the son of the late Glenn and Frances Morrell.On June 24, 1967, Ron married Shirley VanValkenburgh in Davenport. Shirley predeceased him on November 28, 2012.For many years, Ron was a mechanic at the...
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Sean Liam Patrick Coleman

March 17, 1979 - October 28, 2014

Sean Liam Patrick Coleman, 35, of Bainbridge, NY, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, October 28, 2014, as a result of a motor vehicle accident. He was born was born March 17, 1979 in Schenectady, NY.Sean was a 1997 graduate of Unatego Central School where he was an all-star athlete in many sports, specializing in football. He was chosen his senior year to play for the Ernie Davis Classic football...
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Armand Matthew Nardi

August 10, 1963 - October 18, 2014

Armand M. Nardi, 51, formerly of Colts Neck, NJ and most recently of Otego, passed away suddenly on Saturday, October 18, 2014.He was born on August 10, 1963 in Dover, NJ, the son of Armand J. and Patricia (Holder) Nardi. Armand grew up in Colts Neck, NJ and attended the Pennington School in Pennington, NJ. He then went on to attend Lycoming College in Williamsport, PA following his graduation...
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Mabel E. Lent

July 21, 1919 - August 2, 2014

Mabel E. Clock Lent, 95, of Oneonta and formerly of Otego passed away Saturday, August 2, 2014 at the A.O. Fox Nursing Home, Oneonta.She was born July 21, 1919 in Afton, New York the daughter of the late Charles and Ethel Clock. Mabel was raised in Afton by her foster parents, Howard and Edith Curran who also predeceased her.For 23 years she worked at Bendix (Amphenol Corp.) in Sidney until her...
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Joyce B. Sloan

July 12, 1928 - April 24, 2014

Joyce B. Sloan, 85, of Otego passed away Thursday April 24, 2014 at Otsego Manor. She was born July 12, 1928 in Oneonta, New York the daughter of the late Clark J. and Bernice (Fish) Sloan.Joyce graduated from Otego Central School. For 23 years, Joyce was a Secretary/Payroll Clerk at SUNY Oneonta until her retirement in 1988.Joyce was an accomplished organist and played at Elm Park United...
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Dudley Brown Morgan

October 25, 1926 - January 7, 2014

Dudley Brown Morgan, 87, of New Berlin and formerly of Otego passed away Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at Bassett Hospital, Cooperstown.Dudley was predeceased by his wife, Helen E. Sloan Morgan on January 2, 2013 and his son, Dudley J. "Rusty" Morgan on October 20, 1989.A graveside committal service will be held on Friday, June 13, 2014 at 11:00 am in the Otego Evergreen Cemetery with the Reverend...
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Mary L. Gagliano

April 23, 1923 - May 6, 2013

Mary Louise Gagliano, 90, entered into eternal peace after a long battle with dementia on Monday, May 6, 2013 at the New York State Veteran's Home in Oxford, New York.Mary was born on April 23, 1923, in Shady, New York, the daughter of Mabel and Joseph Pecora.Her family moved to Brooklyn, New York, where she grew up. She attended Booty Junior High School and Lafayette High School. Due to the...
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Tracy Dean Rous

November 19, 1962 - October 15, 2011

Tracy Dean Rous, 48, of Otego passed away unexpectedly Saturday, October 15, 2011 at the A.O. Fox Memorial Hospital, Oneonta.He was born November 19, 1962 in Oneonta the son of Leo and Agnes (Sperry) Rous.Tracy was a lifelong area resident and graduated from Unatego Central School the Class of 1981.Tracy was a logger and owned and operated Rous Logging in Otego for many years.He was an avid...
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Dorothy H. Root

April 29, 1918 - September 3, 2011

Arrangements under the direction of Bookhout Funeral Home, Otego, NY.
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William James Shackelton

October 21, 1937 - May 22, 2011

William "Bill" James Shackelton, 73, of Otego passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2011. Born October 21, 1937 in Masonville, he was the son of the late John P. and Elizabeth (Cummings) Shackelton. Bill graduated from A.L. Kellogg Central School in 1956 and entered the US Air Force in September of 1956. He was trained in jet mechanics and stationed in Las Vegas and later in Korea. Upon discharge in...
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