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Thursday March 31st, 2011
3:00pm

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Thelma Skinner

Rotterdam- Thelma "Peg" Skinner, 92, died on Sunday March 27, 2011 at Baptist Health Nursing and Rehab Center. She was born on June 3, 1918 in Schenectady, NY, daughter of the late Harold and Bessie Rivenburgh. She was a lifelong homemaker and longtime member of the Jehovah's Witnesses Kingdom Hall in Duanesburg. She enjoyed arts, crafts and was an avid reader. Thelma was the loving mother of Allyn R. Skinner and his wife Jennifer; devoted grandmother of Michael A. Skinner and Nicole Graudons and her husband James and future great grandmother of a soon to be born great grandchild. A funeral service will be held at 3 PM on Thursday March 31, 2011 at Fredendall Funeral Home, Altamont. Friends may call prior to the service from 2 PM to 3 PM. An interment will be held in South Berne Cemetery, at the convenience of the family. The family would like to thank the staff of Baptist Health on 3N for the care, concern and friendship to Thelma and her family. In lieu of flowers please make donations in Thelma's memory to the Animal Protective Foundation of Schenectady, 53 Maple Ave Scotia, NY 12302


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thelma and allyn were my residents at baptist .i work the nightshift and thelma died on my shift .i am very sorry for you loss.

angelika farina Mar 30 2011 12:00 AM

thelma and allyn were my residents at baptist .i work the nightshift and thelma died on my shift .i am very sorry for you loss.

angelika farina Mar 30 2011 12:00 AM

She was an aunt to Dan and to me by marriage. We always had a special bond with her and Uncle Allyn.They treatem me very special and made me feel like one of the family. They visited us frequently and we have many great memories of our times together. We loved her an Uncle Allyn and are happy that she is now in a better place. Our condolences to Allyn and Jennifer and the children whom we love dearly.

Ellie & Dan Brooks Mar 29 2011 12:00 AM