GUILDERLAND — Joseph Hamman of Guilderland, is described by his family as “a caring, gentle, and kind person who was always willing to lend a hand to anyone.”

Born in Niskayuna on Nov. 12, 1949, he died from kidney disease at the Hospice Inn at St. Peter’s in Albany on Friday, July 21, 2017. He was 67.

KNOX — Charles Michael Scott, an accomplished athlete, died on Tuesday, July 4, 2017, following a brief illness. He was 24.

“Family and friends will always remember Charles for his warm smile and charm,” his family wrote in a tribute.