Robert N. Conine Jr.
Robert N. Conine Jr., age 59, of Gloversville, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at his residence.
He was born in Gloversville on Sept. 23, 1957, a son of the late Robert N. “Woody” Conine and Patricia Patterson Conine, who survives.
Robert attended Oppenheim schools and was employed as a leather worker for Pearl Leather in Johnstown. He was last employed as a maintenance worker for the Jewish Community Center in Gloversville. Mr. Conine was an avid outdoorsman and loved old artifacts and Native American history. Robert was a proud Cub Scout leader for his sons and was an archery teacher.
In addition to his mother, Mr. Conine is survived by his daughter, Jenai L. Cary and her companion Chris VanNostrand of Fonda; two sons, Robert N. Conine III and his wife Heather of Gloversville and Clifford J. Conine of Gloversville; three brothers, Dove Marshall, Jef Conine and Billy Conine; two sisters, Tanna Conine and Sue Conine VanHoesen; six grandchildren, Christian Cary-VanNostrand, Jadeyn Cary-VanNostrand, Carter Cary-VanNostrand, Robert N. Conine IV, Jennah Marie Conine and Alina Conine; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Robert was also predeceased by his stepfather, James Marshall.
Memorial visitation for family and friends will be conducted at a later date.
Cremation was at Vale Crematory, Schenectady.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Barter & Donnan Funeral Home, 1 N. Melcher Street, Johnstown.
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Lorraine (Lee) Javarone
Lorraine (Lee) Javarone, 87, of Gloversville, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017, at Nathan Littauer Hospital. Lorraine was born in Mayfield, and lived all her life in Gloversville and Mayfield. She attended Mayfield High School, and was employed at MCA Records. Lorraine loved reading, spending time with friends and family, and being on the lake. She was an avid doll collector. She will be remembered for her bubbly outgoing personality, her love of family, and her wonderfully entertaining stories.
Lorraine is survived by her children, Mark Javarone and his wife Lennora, Ralph Javarone, Teresa Javarone Graves, Angela Javarone and her husband John Horn, Joseph Javarone and his wife Tricia, and Robert Javarone; her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Lorraine was predeceased by her parents, Adeline and Benjamin Bartholf; her brother, Benjamin Bartholf; her sister, Virginia Bartholf; and her daughter, Tonilee Javarone Almazan.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 30, at Gloversville Funeral Service, 4 Second Ave., Gloversville, N.Y., 12078. Memorial donations in lieu of flowers may be made to the Human Society or the Salvation Army. Condolences may be made to the family online at

Dennis Howard Marion
Dennis Howard Marion, 79, passed away on August 25th, 2017 at Saratoga Hospital in Saratoga. He was born on November 19, 1937 at home in Highland, New York, to his father Earl and his mother Theresa (Cohen) Marion.
Denny lived in Highland from his birth until he was 74 years old. He worked for the New York Telephone Company as a foreman for 41 years. As an adult, he graduated from Pace University having attended school while working full time.
Denny married Karen Novy on March 4th, 2011 in Northville. They were happily married for six and a half years. Denny was an active trustee of the Northville United Presbyterian Church. He enjoyed woodworking, gardening, listening to music, boating and enjoying good food. He was also a foster parent to three young babies.
Denny was preceded in death by his parents Earl and Theresa, his grandparents Cora and Walter Marion, his uncle Casper Marion and Rose K. Marion.
Denny is survived by his loving wife Karen, of Day, his three sons Thomas, Gerald (Leticia), Timothy (Lauriann) of Highland, and his grandson, Eric, of Highland.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to the Northville United Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 657, Northville, N.Y., 12134 and your local humane society. Arrangements are under the direction and care of the Northville Funeral Home. Condolences may be to the family online at

Jane Margaret Barbour Marsh
Mrs. Jane Margaret Barbour Marsh, age 89, formerly of Peck’s Lake, Gloversville, died Saturday evening, Aug. 19, 2017, at Kingsway Arms Nursing Center, Schenectady.
She was born Sept. 8, 1927, in St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada, the daughter of John and Sarah Barbour. She came to the United States to attend college at Boston University and graduated as a physical therapist.
Jane worked in New York City at the Hospital for Special Surgery, where she met her husband and lifelong companion, Robert Marsh. They were married in 1952 and moved to Gloversville. In her career, she worked with her husband in private practice on East State Street in Gloversville from 1962 to 1972. She was the head of the Physical Therapy Dept. at the Fulton County Infirmary and continued as a consulting physical therapist after retirement for Lexington Center.
She was a lifelong accomplished bridge player and made friends for life. She was a wonderful hostess to friends and family. She loved both her homes at Peck’s Lake and in Indiantown, Fla.
Jane is survived by her husband, Robert W. Marsh of Schenectady; three children, John Lawrence Marsh (Linda) of Iowa City, Iowa, Ellen Marsh DeCarr (Michael) of Hendersonville, N.C., and James Henry Marsh (Theresa) of Syracuse; a sister, Judith Hoover of Palm Beach Garden, Fla.; seven grandchildren, Samantha Bradley, David Roer, Ian Marsh, Sara Marsh, Amanda Marsh, BJ Eden and MacKenzi Marsh; as well as a great-granddaughter, Abigail Ella Bradley.
Interment was at Gerald B. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, Schuylerville.
Memorial contributions may be made in lieu of flowers to the Kingsway Resident Activity Fund, 323 King’s Road, Schenectady, N.Y., 12304.
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Mario Trippodo Jr.
Mario Trippodo Jr., 78, of Frontage Road, Gloversville, passed away Sunday morning, Aug. 20, 2017, at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady.
Born on October 14, 1938, in Gloversville he was the son of the late Mario Trippodo and Louise Dambrosi Morel.
Mario received his education in the Gloversville school system at Gloversville High School.
Mario was an honorably discharged veteran of the United States Army, serving from 1955 to 1957.
Mario was the former owner of Tripp’s Harmony Lunch and was also employed as a caretaker and groundskeeper at the National Shrine of Saint Kateri Tekakwitha in Fonda for many years until his retirement.
Mario was a member of the Gloversville Knights of Columbus Council 265 and was very instrumental in operating the Gloversville Food Pantry as well as the organizer of the annual Thanksgiving community dinners.
Mario is survived by a wife, Virginia Trippodo of Gloversville, son, Christopher Quackenbush (Amy) of Gloversville; three daughters, Lori Kroll (Mark) of Bradley, Ill., Melissa Hicks (Greg) of Hudson, Fla., and Melinda Trippodo of Canterbury, Conn.; one sister, Judy Plaister of Amsterdam; and one brother, Ross Trippodo of Gloversville; grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins and his companion, Deborah Cook of Little, Falls; and her children, grandchildren and great-child survive.
Mario was also predeceased by his sister, Patricia LaChance; and one brother, Louis Trippodo.
Cremation was held at Park View Crematory in Schenectady.
There are no calling hours. Inurnment at Mount Carmel Cemetery in Johnstown will be held at the convenience of the family.
Memorial gifts in Mario’s name may be made to Mountain Valley Hospice, 108 Steele Ave., Gloversville, N.Y., 12078 or the National Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Shrine. P.O. Box 627, Fonda, N.Y., 12068.
Arrangements are by the Riley Mortuary Inc., 110 Division St., Amsterdam, N.Y., 12010.
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