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Monday April 11th, 2011
10:30am

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Anton J. Drahos

Guilderland - Anton J. "Tony" Drahos, 95, died on Wednesday April 6, 2011 at Ellis Hospital. He born on July 29, 1915 in Willow River, MN, he was the son of the late Anton and Anna Drahos. He moved to Guilderland when he was 4 years old. He worked on the family dairy farm until his retirement. He also worked at the Duffy Mott Cider and the Indian Oil Company. He was a committee man for Agway and a member of the Dairyman's League. Tony is survived by his wife of 66 years Esther Drahos; two children Frank (Kelly) Drahos of Rising Sun, MD and Pamela (Raymond) Story of Sloansville; two grandchildren Danielle (Geoffrey) Basore and Amanda Drahos; two sisters Stephania Koslik of Schenectady and Vlasta Van Patten of Scotia as well as several neices and nephews. He is predeseased by his son Michael and his sister Mary. A funeral service will be held Monday at 10:30 AM at Fredendall Funeral Home, Altamont, followed by an interment in Schenectady Memorial Park. Friends may call prior to the service from 10 to 10:30 AM. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Cancer Society P.O. Box 22718 Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718


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Frank and Kelly, My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. I know how difficult it is to lose someone you love so much. You two have really been having a rough time and I am sorry to hear. I guess we have to be thankful for every day we have with those we love. The memories of good times and laughter will help to warm your hearts and help you through these sad times. Sincerely yours, Judy McGlynn

Judy McGlynn Apr 8 2011 12:00 AM

Frank and Kelly, My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. I know how difficult it is to lose someone you love so much. You two have really been having a rough time and I am sorry to hear. I guess we have to be thankful for every day we have with those we love. The memories of good times and laughter will help to warm your hearts and help you through these sad times. Sincerely yours, Judy McGlynn

Judy McGlynn Apr 8 2011 12:00 AM

Sorry to hear about the loss of your dad. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Joanne Handford Apr 7 2011 12:00 AM

Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers

Patti Pinder Apr 7 2011 12:00 AM