VALATIE–Walter W. Egnasher, 90, a lifelong resident, passed away at home surrounded by family on December 13, 2009. Born in Stuyvesant Falls, he was the son of the late Joseph, Sr. and Agnes Egnasher.
He retired from Chemtron Corp. in Stuyvesant Falls, after 37 years of service.
Mr. Egnasher’s wife, Anastasia Egnasher, and son Roger W. Egnasher died previously.
Survivors include daughters Marcia Adee and Theresa (Mark) Irish, both of Kinderhook; Kathi Egnasher of Cohoes, Albany County; sons James (Anne Marie) Egnasher, of Stuyvesant Falls and David (Helen) Egnasher of Kinderhook; 10 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, 3 great-great- grandchildren and one brother, Bernard Egnasher of Valatie.
A special thanks to Dr. William Caramore and the Columbia-Greene hospice nurses.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, 11 a.m. at St John the Baptist Church in Valatie with Rev. John Molyn officiating.
Burial will be in St. John’s Cemetery followed by a reception at St. John’s parish hall.
Contributions may be made to Community Hospice of Columbia-Greene, 47 Liberty Street, Catskill NY 12414.
Arrangements are with the Raymond E. Bond Funeral Home, Valatie.