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Fay Knoll Rusch

Delanson- Fay Knoll Rusch age 83, passed away peacefully on Thursday August 22, 2013 in Guilderland NY.  She was Born on October 3, 1929 in Birmingham Alabama. She is survived by her husband of sixty-three years Reuben Rusch, her daughters Larkin Rusch, Margaret Rusch and Catherine (Kitty) Rusch and her spouse Patricia Fuller. She is also survived by her grandsons Albert Rusch, and Robert Puels and his partner Michelle Tortorici and Great-granddaughter Ruby Lyn Puels. She is also survived by her sister Nancy Kalbach and her dear friend and companion Nancy Liddle. She is predeceased by her beloved daughter Barbara Carol Rusch in 1991. Fay loved flowers and was an avid gardener. She was active in the American Orchid society and cross bred her own orchid. She was also a gourmet cook and enjoyed current events and reading.  She liked to sing and dance and had a great sense of humor.  She will be missed. Online condolences may be made at www.fredendallfuneralhome.com.


Kitty, you and Pattie are in my thoughts during these tough times.

Tracey Tomajer Sep 12 2013 12:00 AM

Larkin, I remember meeting your mom once at her home. I am very sorry for your great loss. Peace and love to you and your family.

Jeanette Davidson Sep 12 2013 12:00 AM

Love and peace to the Rusch family at this time of loss. My thoughts are with you all. I have great growing up memories of my visits with Fay and a part of her is alive in me today. She made the best Breakfast Cookies ever!

Nancy Frost Aug 30 2013 12:00 AM

Hugs to to you Kitty.

Peg Richards/VanDelinder Aug 27 2013 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

Kathy Aug 27 2013 12:00 AM

I never met Fay, but I am grateful to her for the friends that I have in her daughters Kitty and Larkin. Caring thoughts and heartfelt sympathies are extended to all of the Rusch family at this sad time.

Jenny Murtaugh Aug 26 2013 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers go out to the Rusch family through these hard times.

James Fuller Aug 25 2013 12:00 AM

To Kitty and Pattie and Rusch Family members, She sounds like a Terrific Lady so let those memories heal you and know She is Tending the largest flower garden she could want.

Jean Fuller Aug 24 2013 12:00 AM

Condolences on the passing of Fay too soon taken. Thoughts and prayers to Kitty, Larkin, Mr. Rusch, and the rest of the family. Call if there is anything we can do to help in this trying time.

Jim and Karen Fuller Aug 24 2013 12:00 AM

Thinking of all of you and remembering fun times with Mrs. Rusch while growing up. Deepest sympathy and love from Colorado.

Diane DePersis Lane Aug 23 2013 12:00 AM

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