Nancy J. Osterhout

ALTAMONT — Nancy Osterhout —  a loving mother, sister, grandmother, and great grandmother — died on Thursday Nov. 9, 2023. She was 90.

She was born in Albany on July 17, 1933, the daughter of the late Katherine Martino and Stillman Pitts.

Quintin Hubert “Quint” Weaver of Voorheesville died peacefully on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2023, in Delmar from complications of pneumonia. He was 89.

Harold F. Greene Jr.

Harold Greene, a long-time resident of Guilderland, died peacefully at the age of 94 on Halloween at his son’s home in Trumbull, Connecticut.

Thomas G. Martin

VOORHEESVILLE — Thomas G. Martin, a loving family man who worked as a state trooper, died peacefully after a brief illness on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2023. He was 86.
The son of the late John and Sarah Martin, he was born on July 26, 1937 in Elizabeth, New Jersey. 

Beverly A. Phillips

DELMAR — Beverly A. Phillips died on Sunday, Nov. 12, 2023, at home surrounded by her loving family. She was 74.

She was born in Albany on Dec. 29, 1948 and was a lifelong resident of the town of Bethlehem.

ALTAMONT — Richard G. Long, who is in the Transportation Hall of Fame, died peacefully on Friday, Oct. 6, 2023 at his Altamont home. He was 89.

He was born in Albany in 1934 to the late Kenneth and Mildred Long.

Edward Mead

EAST GREENBUSH — Edward “Ed” Mead, who served in the Navy and later ran a successful pool business, died on Wednesday, Oct. 4, at Evergreen Commons nursing home in East Greenbush.

He was born on July 26, 1941 and grew up in Voorheesville, the son of Harold “Coach” Mead and Norma (née Weidman) Mead.

Ann Christine (née Woodward) Gepfert, proud of her career with Niagara Mohawk, gathered friends wherever she went.

She died in Port St. Lucie, Florida on Thursday, Oct. 12, 2023, after an extended illness. She was 85.

Eric J. Johnson

SLINGERLANDS — “Eric, EJ, Big E, Bobo, Erico, Ebert, Ben, Uncle E, Uncle Ben — no matter what name you called him, Eric J. Johnson was a force of nature,” his family wrote in a tribute.

James Walter Smith

James Walter Smith was born March 28, 1937 in Manhattan at Knickerbocker Hospital to Austrian-born mother, Julia Wouk, and Preston A. Smith of Louisiana.