The Enterprise prints obituaries, with a photograph, free of charge for people with connections to Guilderland, New Scotland, or the Hilltowns. Information compiled by the family of the deceased or by the funeral home may be mailed to the news office, brought in person, faxed at 518-595-8211, or e-mailed to the editor at MHale-Spencer@AltamontEnterprise.com. Reporters are available to conduct interviews with the family and friends of the deceased to create a full portrait.
ALTAMONT — Robert L. Reals Sr., an art teacher and gardener, “died in the company of loved ones” on April 3, 2016, near his residence in Port Saint Lucie, Florida, his family wrote in a tribute. He was 86.
NEW SCOTLAND — Audrey J. Foster “passed away peacefully...with her loving family by her side,” her family wrote in a tribute. She died on Monday, March 28, 2016, at Albany Memorial Hospital. She was 85.
Mrs. Foster was born to Charles and Mabel Zorn. She married Rodney M. Foster Sr.
RENSSELAERVILLE — Deidre Lynn Andrus, a former deputy town clerk and a loving grandmother, died peacefully at her Rensselaerville home on Tuesday, March 8, 2016, with her son and daughter by her side. She was 53.
“She fought a very long and heroic battle with breast cancer,” her family wrote in a tribute.