SCHENECTADY — Alan C. Bauder, a land surveyor who helped preserve pieces of history submerged under water, loved fun, the outdoors, and taking care of his family.

Mr. Bauder died on Monday, May 26, 2014, at Kingsway Manor in Schenectady. He was 67.

James William Thomas of Dublin, Ga., a volunteer fireman who worked for a construction fund, died unexpectedly on Sunday, May 25, 2014. He was 75.