David T. Cratty
1943 - 2013
BORN
1943
DIED
2013
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New Comer Cremations & Funerals - Colonie (Albany)
343 New Karner Rd
Colonie, NY
Cratty, David T. ALBANY David T. Cratty, 70, passed away on Saturday, December 28, 2013 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Dave was born on May 27, 1943 in Rockville, Conn. and was the son of the late J. Raymond and Grace (Vanderman) Cratty. He was a salesman for Specialty Packaging in East Windsor, Conn. He enjoyed reading, the NY Giants, Siena basketball and traveling - especially to president's homes. Of the 43 men who were president, Dave and Ri traveled to the homes of 33. Dave is survived by his loving and devoted wife, Mary Rita "Ri" (Siciliano) Cratty; his daughter, Dayna Cratty Veach (Antoine) of Swanzey, N.H.; his brother, Jack Cratty (Bonnie); his brother-in-law, Peter Siciliano (Nancy); his sister-in-law, Mickey Clark (Bill); and many loving cousins, nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews. He was predeceased by his brother, Michael Cratty. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. Pius X Church in Loudonville. Interment will follow at Our Lady of Angels Cemetery in Colonie. Calling hours will be held at New Comer Cannon Funeral Home, 343 New Karner Road, Colonie on Sunday from 3 to 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to ACCF (Albany County Correctional Facility) for Children's Benefit, 806 Huntingdon Dr., Niskayuna, NY 12309 (ACCFCB.org) or to The Marfan Foundation, 22 Manhasset Ave., Port Washington, NY 11050 (marfan.org) in memory of Dave. To leave a special message for the family online, visit NewcomerAlbany.com


Published by Albany Times Union from Jan. 3 to Jan. 4, 2014.
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Ri & Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you. So many fond memories come to mind from years of working with Dave. We were all blessed to have known him.
Janet & Joe Sosnicki
January 5, 2014
It was my pleasure to have known you. Thoughts and prayers to your family and friends.
Laura Meister
January 5, 2014
Ri and family, Thinking of you and praying for all of you. Dave was such a nice and gentle man. He is now watching over all of you. Love, Leni O
January 5, 2014
Ri,I'm so sorry to hear about your husband Dave. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
Julie Mullen
Julie Mullen
January 4, 2014
Psalm 147:3 He heals the brokenhearted; He binds up their wounds
cordero
January 4, 2014
Ri, I'm so sorry to hear about your husband Dave. I remember you telling me at work stories about the vacations you two took together. Hold onto those great memories.
Kim Mielke
January 4, 2014
Ri, My thought and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Hold on to the beautiful memories you created over the years, and the support of your loving family. God bless, Peg & Bob Straub
Peg Straub
January 4, 2014
Ri, I am truly sorry about your loss. You are in my thoughts.
Sue Russman
January 3, 2014
Ri, I am so sorry to hear of Dave's passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Max Jasinski
January 3, 2014
Ri, I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers.
Max
January 3, 2014
Ri and Family,
Ron and I were so sorry to hear of Dave's passing. Dave had a wonderful smile and was such a gentle, kind man. He will be missed by many.
Doreen Wheland
January 3, 2014
Ri, Norm and I are so sorry for your loss. Dave was a great guy. You will be in our prayers.
Norm and Pat Buechner
January 3, 2014
Ri and family- Please accept loving condolences from your So. Pine neighbors- the Lamar family. Keeping you all in our thoughts.
Margaret Lamar King
January 3, 2014
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