Joseph Duncan
B: 1959-02-26
D: 2015-10-04
View Details
Duncan, Joseph
Patrick McDonald, Sr.
B: 1944-04-01
D: 2015-10-04
View Details
McDonald, Sr., Patrick
Brian McElroy, Sr.
B: 1957-09-10
D: 2015-09-28
View Details
McElroy, Sr., Brian
Doris Perez
B: 1928-06-11
D: 2015-09-22
View Details
Perez, Doris
Hudson Cushman
D: 2015-09-17
View Details
Cushman, Hudson
Elnora Phinney Doonan
B: 1918-09-06
D: 2015-09-16
View Details
Phinney Doonan, Elnora
Sr. M. Elizabeth McDaniel, RSM
B: 2015-00-00
D: 2015-09-15
View Details
McDaniel, RSM, Sr. M. Elizabeth
John Pulver
B: 1933-05-27
D: 2015-09-15
View Details
Pulver, John
George Konisky
B: 1929-01-26
D: 2015-09-11
View Details
Konisky, George
Russell Vroman
B: 1938-12-17
D: 2015-09-07
View Details
Vroman, Russell
George Schroll
D: 2015-09-05
View Details
Schroll, George
Rosemary Williams
B: 1927-10-06
D: 2015-09-04
View Details
Williams, Rosemary
Constance Zobie
B: 1931-10-13
D: 2015-08-26
View Details
Zobie, Constance
Joyce Biondi
B: 1939-05-06
D: 2015-08-22
View Details
Biondi, Joyce
Mildred Richardson
B: 1917-10-10
D: 2015-08-22
View Details
Richardson, Mildred
Glenn Frank
B: 1965-11-01
D: 2015-08-19
View Details
Frank, Glenn
Earl Smith, Jr.
B: 1946-04-22
D: 2015-08-19
View Details
Smith, Jr., Earl
Angeline Cacciotti
B: 1928-12-30
D: 2015-08-18
View Details
Cacciotti, Angeline
Howard Adams
B: 1937-10-08
D: 2015-08-15
View Details
Adams, Howard
Ronald Pratt
B: 1929-02-15
D: 2015-08-13
View Details
Pratt, Ronald
Janet Wagner
B: 1941-03-29
D: 2015-08-09
View Details
Wagner, Janet


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
1700 Washington Avenue
Rensselaer, NY 12144
Phone: 518-286-3400
Fax: 518-283-7897

Obituaries & Tributes

It is not always possible to pay respects in person, so we hope that this small token will help.

Order Flowers

Offer a gift of comfort and beauty to a family suffering from loss.

The Remembrance Process

Capture the importance of the human need to be remembered. Learn more here.

Faithful Forever Pets

View our large selection of Pet Memorial products from Faithful Forever Pets. We carry Urns, Jewelry and Keepsakes for your beloved Pets
Bank Accounts & Safety Deposit Boxes


Because banks are subject to both state and federal regulations, procedures can vary greatly from bank to bank and state to state. Some states have been known to automatically freeze joint bank accounts when one of the joint owners dies. To avoid problems, contact your bank directly, to determine the amount of money accessible and learn the procedures for releasing these funds, and to establish a new account for funds received after the death.

At least one joint checking or savings account should be left open for at least six months. This will allow you to deposit any checks that you are entitled to but are in the deceased's name. For instance, "Insurance Reimbursement Check". This check would be endorsed on the back as follows: "Deposit Only" with the deceased's name PRINTED underneath, followed by the bank account number.

If after six months you want to take the deceased's name off the account, the bank will want to have a Certified Copy of the Death Certificate.

A Certified Copy will also be necessary for any accounts that are left "In Trust For" someone. (I.T.F.). Your bank can advise you regarding IRA's or CD's (Certificates of Deposit). Both will need a Certified Copy of the Death Certificate before they are released.

If the safety deposit box is in the sole ownership of the deceased. Banks will require a Certified Copy of the Death Certificate and Letters of Administration to gain access to the contents. On co-owned safety deposit boxes, the rules vary from state to state. Call your attorney or bank for their requirements.

1700 Washington Avenue | Rensselaer, NY 12144 | Phone: 518-286-3400 | Fax: 518-283-7897 | Email: