Tanya M. Labounty, 41, died tragically Tuesday, December 6th in Chester, Montana. Born in Schenectady, Tonya was the daughter of the late Ralph and Virginia (Briscoe) Jaquish of Schenectady and a graduate of Ausable Valley high School. A secretary at CJI in Chester, MT, Tanya was a people person who was devoted to her two sons and enjoyed the gym. Beside her mom Virginia, Tonya is survived by her sons, Francis and Ian Labounty both of Chester, MT; and her sister, Christine Briscoe (James Trian) of Malta. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, December 15th at 1 p.m. at Bond Funeral Home, Broadway & Guilderland Avenue, Schenectady, NY. A visitation will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. To leave a condolence for Tonya's family, please visit www.bondfuneralhome.com
Published by The Daily Gazette Co. on Dec. 13, 2016.