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Saturday, April 20, 2013

Barbara Radbourne Lamb

Barbara Radbourne Lamb, 80, went to be with her loving husband Howard, on April 20, 2013.  She was at home, surrounded by her loving family.

Barbara was born in Ottawa, Canada on November 19, 1932 to the late Walter Radbourne and Myrtle (Craig) Radbourne. 
In addition to her parents, Barbara was predeceased by the love of her life Howard, in 2010, her brother Donald Radbourne, and her sister Vida Radbourne.
Barbara is the beloved mother of Shawn Lamb (Karen Leden); Cheryl  Brennan (Pat) of Saratoga Springs, New York; Kim O’ Farrell (Patrick) of Porter Corners, New York; April Lamb of Saratoga Springs, New York; Belinda Sankovich (Joe) of Porter Corners, New York; Geralyn Lamb of Remsen, New York and Michael Gratton of Saratoga Springs, New York. 
Barbara is also survived by her sisters Judy Chenier and Fay Charron.
Gram will be adoringly remember by all her grandchildren; Madison Lamb (Pete Przelski) of Poland, New York; Shane Lamb of Remsen, New York; Bridget Brennan (Tim Albright) of Saratoga Springs, New York; Ryan Brennan of Saratoga Springs, New York; Zachary and Sara O’Farrell of Porter Corners; Michael and Nicholas Gratton of Saratoga Springs, New York and Joey Sankovich of Schenectady, New York and her great-grandchildren, Conor Brennan and Ryleigh Albright of Saratoga Springs, New York.

Barbara lived for her family.  She was very active with the School when her children were young and helps start the Ballard Home School Association.

Mom enjoyed spending time with her family and going to Bingo, the Racino, and the occasional trip to Atlantic City.

Mom’s most prized possessions were her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, making each and every one of them feel special.

She will be missed more than words can ever say…We LOVE you Mom!!

Private family services will be held.  Online condolences can be made at

Sunday, April 14, 2013

Gary Lee Clairmont

Gary Lee David Clairmont, had his spirit fly free on Sunday April 14, 2013 he was 56. Born in Troy NY, and resided in Ballston Spa. He was a career structural steel man and most recent a stay at home Pop and best friend!! He will be greatly missed! A son of 2, A father to 3, a grandfather to 5 "pop", a brother to 5, and an uncle and friend of many. He is survived by all who he loved and all who love him! He should be remembered with humor and a laugh for all the laughs he gave....... bee da godda godda pizza face
Private family services under the direction of Compassionate Funeral Care.

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Felix J. Milano

Felix J. Milano “Phil’

SARATOGA SPRINGS. Felix J. Milano “Phil”, age 91, passed away April, 3rd, 2013 at Saratoga Hospital. 

Felix was born April 17, 1921 in Amsterdam, NY the son of the late Philip and Grace Guiffre Milano. 

He spent his childhood working as a delivery boy, later moving on to help his father peddle fruits and vegetables.  Eventually his father became the owner of a Grocery Store and with Phil’s hard work he was given half ownership in the store.

Phil was called to serve his country in the Army in 1943.  This was the beginning of a distinguished military campaign in which he was awarded the Bronze Star, Silver Star and Purple Heart.

After his honorable discharge from the military he went back to work with his parents at the grocery eventually opening Market Hill Food Center and the Rockton Y which became a very popular food market.  Phil also opened Dutch Treat Donuts store and remained there until he moved to the farm in Hagaman to raise horses.

Predeceased by daughter Carol Milano.

He is survived by his daughter Cynthia Milano (Barry Segel) of Saratoga; son Philip Milano of Saratoga; grand-children Talia Lindheimer (Erick), P.J. Milano (Becky), Joel Villa (Lisa), and Richard Villa; great – grandchild Zack Lindheimer, Zoe Villa and Jake Villa.

Funeral service in honor of Phil will be held on Monday April 8th, 2013 at 6:00 PM at Compassionate Funeral Care, 402 Maple Ave (also route 9), Saratoga Springs, NY.  A viewing will be held on Monday from 4-5:45 PM prior to the service at the funeral home.

Interment with full military honors will be held on Tuesday April 9th, 2013, at 12:30 PM at the Gerald B. H Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery 200 Duell Road, Schuylerville, NY 12871.