James M. Ferriere

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Ferriere, James M. NEW BALTIMORE James Martin Ferriere, 54, passed away on Friday, July 4, 2008 at Albany Medical Center after a long illness. He was born July 6, 1953 in Catskill to the late Nicolas and Elizabeth Ferriere. Jim graduated from R-C-S High School in 1971 and was employed by Conrail for over 20 years as a conductor, later becoming an engineer for Canadian Pacific Railroad. Jim was a former member of the New Baltimore Cornell Hook & Ladder Fire Department and a current member of the R-C Sportsman's Club. He loved the outdoors and was passionate about hunting, fishing and gardening. Survivors include his daughters, Kelly (David) Kolby of Fla., Laurie (Clayton) Rivers of Earlton and Crystal Ferriere of Fla.; fiancee, MaryJane Van-Slyke of Ravena; brothers, Gary Ferriere of Hudson and Nicolas Ferriere of New Baltimore; sister, Susan Haley of Fla.; grandchildren, Matthew, Clayton, Tyler, Connor, Trevor, Ryan, Brianna, Logan and Lilyanna; along with many aunts, uncles; nieces, nephews; cousins; and longtime friends. Jim was pre-deceased by his brothers, Phillip and William (Billy) Ferriere. Funeral services will be held 7 p.m. Thursday, July 10 at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena. Friends may call at the funeral home prior to the service starting at 4 p.m.
Published in Albany Times Union from July 8 to July 9, 2008