Conerty, Olive MECHANICVILLE Mrs. Olive Wood Conerty, 96, of Valley View Drive, passed away Friday, Feb. 22, 2013 at Maplewood Manor, Ballston Spa, after a short illness. A native and lifelong resident of Mechan icville, born April 25, 1916, daughter of the late Arthur and Adabelle Wood, she was a 1933 graduate of Mechanicville High School. Olive was a member of the Eastern Star, St. Luke's Episcopal Church and the church's St. Martha's Guild. Employed by the former Golden's Card Shop in Mechanicville for a number of years, she enjoyed greeting, talking and assisting with all her customers. Known for her sense of humor, quick wit and sweet disposition, she enjoyed many hobbies, including playing cards, reading, gardening, crossword puzzles and bird watching. Most of all, she enjoyed time spent with her family and friends. She was predeceased by her husband of 64 years, Warren Conerty, her son Donald H. Conerty and brother John "Jack" Wood. Survivors include her beloved grandchildren, Linda and Joe Maiello, Mark and Debbie Conerty and Krista and John LaBar; her beloved great-grandchildren, Paul (Heather) Maiello, Matthew (Amy) Maiello, Alissa Maiello, Zachary (Sarah) Conerty, Ryan (Janette) Conerty, Katelyn Conerty and Hilary LaBar; and her two precious great-great-grandchildren, Kayla Conerty and Alden Maiello. Also survived by her daughter-in-law, Carolyn Conerty; sisters-in-law, Shirley Wood and Hazel Conerty; and nephews, Michael and John Wood and Harry Conerty, Jr. and their families. Heartfelt thanks to the staff at Maplewood Manor for their loving kindness shown to Olive and her family. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, February 27 at 10 a.m. at the DeVito-Salvadore Funeral Home, 39 So. Main St., Mechanicville. Burial in Hudson View Cemetery. Calling hours at the Funeral Home on Tuesday from 4-7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to a
in loving memory of Olive H. Conerty. To leave condolences and for directions. www.devito-salvadorefh.com
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Published in Albany Times Union on February 25, 2013