Anthony J. Care

Care, Anthony J. WATERVLIET Anthony J. Care, 81, died Thursday, November 29, 2012 at Albany Medical Center. Born in Watervliet on August 1, 1931, he was the son of the late Sabastiano and Elizabeth Lombardo Care. Raised and educated in Waterv-liet, Mr. Care was a lifelong resident of the city. He was a US Navy veteran of the Korean War. Upon returning home, he was employed for his whole career by the former Behr-Manning Co. and later the Norton Company in Watervliet as an electrician before retiring. He was very handy and enjoyed taking care of his rental properties in Watervliet. He was an avid reader and also loved to walk and ride his bike and enjoyed meeting up with people to talk with. He was the beloved husband of Elizabeth Agnes Freehauf Care; devoted father of Robert A. (Helen) Care of Albany, Kathleen M. (Michael) Basile of Schenectady and Ronald P. Care of Watervliet; foster-father of Donald J. Horr; grandfather of Adrienne M. Care, Samantha J. Basile and Cassandra S. Basile; brother of Bette (Leo) Hebert of Florida and the late Teresa Sanna, Jane Chaplin and Natalie Brown. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends may call at the Parker Bros. Memorial, 2013 Broadway, Watervliet on Sunday from 3-4:30 p.m. followed by the funeral service at 4:30 p.m. Following cremation, his ashes will be entombed at the Gerald BH Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the , 440 New Karner Road, Albany, NY 12205. Condolence book at

Funeral Home

Parker Bros. Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.
2013 Broadway Watervliet, NY 12189-2225
(518) 273-3223

Published in Albany Times Union from Nov. 30 to Dec. 1, 2012