CHRISTMAS FUND TOTAL AT $89,964.10

Section: LIVING TODAY,  Page: C12

Date: Thursday, December 17, 1987

Contributions of $500 each made by Mr. and Mrs. David Sterling Williams, Richard H. Stein of Cairo, and one anonymously, have helped increase The Times Union Christmas Fund for Needy Old People to a new total of $89,964.10.


The Louis W. Oppenheim Ladies Auxiliary Post No. 1019 of Albany and James E. McCann of Averill Park each gave $300. Gifts of $250 each were made by Nancy Kuivila Real Estate, Inc., Delmar and Volunteers of the Westmere Fire Department and the Ladies Auxillary. Donations of $200 each were made by Dr. and Mrs. Richard L. Jacobs of Delmar, Margaret R. Stambach of Scotia, Thomas F. Whalen of Clifton Park and one anonymous.


A gift of $156 was made by the New York State Higher Education Certification Department.


Contributions of $150 each were given by Jamie Gearon of Schenectady, Mr. and Mrs. Calvin Lawson of Schenectady,"In memory of William Starr McEwan," Irene M. Olson and two anonymous.


Other gifts included:


$140


The Geritol Group of the Albany Curling Club.


$125


The James J. Kitts family, in memory of Louis and Helen Marx; and on behalf of the Samaritan Hospital Employees' Food Co-op.


$110


Sunrise Career Centers; Mr. and Mrs. Leland H. Turner, Albany.


$100


Donald V. Cavanaugh, Albany; Thelma E. Murray, Albany; Albany High School Ski Club; In memory of our parents from Henry and Eleanor Digeser; the John Zongrone family; William M. Harris, Albany; on behalf of the members of Savings Bank Women of the Capital District; Bearldean


B. Burke, Delmar; the Dept. of Motor Vehicle-Motor Vehicle Regulations, Albany; In memory of Mom from Betty J. Hamilton; Mr. and Mrs. Manfred Kincaid, Clifton Park; Patricia Fennelly, Altamont; in memory of my wife, Mrs. Jannie


Philpot, from Jonathan; Mr. and Mrs. J.J. Thompson, Rexford; Harry Hakimian, Albany; Fred Bush and Diane DeGiovine-Bush, Middleburgh; Constance Madigan, Troy; Barbara Sabini, East Greenbush; Madelyn Donnedy,


Delmar; Mary L. Busch, Albany; the Leary family; Patrick J. Ryan; and three anonymous.


$80


Ellen J. Fruchtman and William Jennings.


$79


New York State OMRDD Rate Appeals and Costing Services units.


$75


In memory of my mother and father from Charles Kirchner, Delmar; and James Day, Clifton Park.


$70


Mr. and Mrs. Winston Blakemore, Albany.


$67.69


Albany Chapter of Adirondack Mountain Club.


$67.25


New York State Department of State Division of Information Services, Albany.


$66


In loving memory of my mom and dad from Josephine Stevens.


$65


Office employees in the Division of Animal Industry, New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets, Albany.


$55


Professional Licensing Unit 1 CEC, Madison Avenue.


$50


Capital District Chapter 78, American Association of Retired Persons; Davina E. Sherman, Slingerlands; Mary Close and Kay Close of Ravena; Ruth Cohn, Albany; David and Margaret Cionek, Latham; In memory of Ronald C. MacPherson; Alfred and Mary Fantini, Schenectady; Bernard and Carol Jones, West Coxsackie; Dorothy Gress, Albany; Mrs. John P. Jehu, Albany; Mabel G. Magley; Mary C. Close, Ravena; Edward M. Leroux, Albany; Ann Theriault; Sylvia and Michael Wheeless in memory of Ethel and Edwin Hecht and Robin Rabenswitz; William Burrow, Saratoga; Mr. and Mrs. Joseph G. Choi, Schenectady; Carol Coyne, Albany; Mr. and Mrs. Richard Livingston, Scotia; Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Flax; Mr. and Mrs. Harry Brown, Loudonville; Paul and Donna Castellani, Delmar; Marion McDonough, Troy; Mr. and Mrs. John J. Comiskey, Latham; Owen and Myrtle Murray, Altamont; Katharine B. Biggerstaff, Delmar; McKnownville Fire Department Inc., Albany; Mr. and Mrs. Joseph P. Dulin, Albany; Marilyn Nichols, Rensselaer; Betty D. Flynn, Albany; Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Lombardo, Delmar; al Silvernale-Carpentry, Chatham; Mr. and Mrs. James E. Green, Slingerlands; in memory of Rae Engel


and Doris Kipp; Gladys and Michael Potuck, Latham; Tom and June Magliocca, Albany; Dr. and Mrs. Vorton B. Boghosian, Schenectady; and nine anonymous.


$45


The staff of the Commission of Rural Resources.


$40


Mrs. Robert J. Benson, Albany; Tri- Village Volunteer Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary of Preston Hollow; and two anonymous.


$39


In loving memory of my husband, William Yates, from wife Elizabeth.


$37.50


One anonymous.


$37.40


In honor of my wife, Mary, and children, from Sal Cirrinsione.


$35


Ronald D. Ganon, Pittsfield; Dr. James H. Broderick, Albany; Keri Gismindl


, Kinderhook; Helen and John Brennan, Selkirk; In memory of Victoria Kurek on her birthday from Dawn Burton; and one anonymous.


$31


John and Colleen Seyboth, Albany.


$30.87


Bernard McGarry, Albany.


$30


Donald W. Mason, Glenmont; Garry and Geri Adams, in memory of Grandmother Mae H. McDermott; Frank and Mabel Boehlki


, Hannacroix; Conway Gymnastic Center, Latham; Winifred N. Gibson, Delmar; Mr. and Mrs. John Rochminski, Albany; Richard and Barbara Kowalski; Michael J. Kippen, Albany; Sylvia Bessette; Jean Maatta,


Schenectady; Mr. and Mrs. Roger Schultz, Albany; Laura Tenney, Delmar; and one anonymous.


$29


In remembrance of Mrs. W.D. Chase and Mr. and Mrs. Stephen J. Schultz Sr., by Mr. and Mrs. S.J. Schultz Jr.


$27


In memory of Mr. and Mrs. James A. Hussey.


$25


In memory of my husband Howard J. Greene Jr. from Adalene; Mary Ellen Nedelsky, Albany; Carol and John Sellnow, Berne; Jerry and Eleanor Sokaris, Troy; Capt. and Mrs. Edward N. Rouse, Watervliet; Kathryn T. Broedel; Joan A. Schinnerer, Albany; Robert and Jennifer Newton, East Nassau; Women's Afternoon Group, First Congregational Church; Alice and James Jackson; Marianne A. Gies, Menands; Lillian Deleonardis, Albany; Susan and Daniel Sisto, Clifton Park; Eloise Mulligan; Frederick and Barbara Baxter; Jane M. Green, Latham; Robert and Josephine Wilson, Nassau; Phil and Dorothy Restifo, Rensselaer; Catherine and George Daniel Schryver; Mrs. Edward F. Cheeseman, Albany; Donna M. Jones, Troy; Mr. and Mrs. Gerard Kempf, Albany; Mr. and Mrs. Richard Bedell, Castleton-on-Hudson; Mr. and Mrs. Philip S. Stewart, Westerlo; Sharon and Ben Radtke; John and Diane Wright, Albany; Dave Graber, Troy; Mary M. Fitzgerald; Debra Reynolds, Slingerlands; Nora W. Anderson, Glenmont; John and Olga Bakay, Rensselaer; in memory of our loved ones from Mr. and Mrs. John Bakke


; Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert C. Bindewald, Loudonville; Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Hedden, East Greenbush; Mrs. John D. Stewart, Newark, Wayne County; State Department of Health Purchase Unit Coffee Fund; in memory of our parents from Marie and Alton Crewell, Albany; in memory of Mr. and Mrs. William P. Kirk from Mr. and Mrs. Martin G. Hutton; Lee and Gail Faulkner, Selkirk; Susan M. Hehre


, Albany; Marian W. Potter, Cohoes; James J. Duncan, Albany; Delmar Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary, Delmar; Audrey Fairman, Schenectady; Kenneth S. Ross, Latham; Patricia and Paul Gioia, Loudonville; Mr. and Mrs. Austin L. Cline, Delmar; Mr. and Mrs. Walter E. Rowlings, Latham; Clara and Donald McNaughton, Greenwich; Constance B. Vosburgh, Coeymans Hollow; Mr. and Mrs. R.F. Dynko


, Selkirk; Mr. and Mrs. Frederick M. Nussbaum, Troy; Roseann Richards, Albany; Margaret and Bill Mayer, Latham; Mary E. Wallace, Albany; Mrs. G.E. Nettleton, Elsmere; Kurt F. Wideman, Schenectady; Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth E. Wieland in memory of Shirley Ann Fischer; Mary E. Dunbar; Bad Mouth Trio; Mr. and Mrs. John Vorel; Arthur and Jennifer Kling, Clifton Park; Nelson and Wilma VanBlarcom, Castleton-on-Hudson; Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Ellenwood, Albany; Sarah E. Foley, Albany; Mrs. Robert Don, East Greenbush; For Mom and Dad from Kathleen Callan, Catskill; Ida H. Cook, Albany; Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Dearstyne, Albany; Michael and Monica Thomas; Charles and Ruth Estey, Delmar; In memory of Katherine Hunziker; Harold Kajellen


, Ravena; Dorothy Legnard, Green Island; Alice S. Kirstein, Troy; the Paul Rukwid


family; Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Anspacher, Freehold; Gerald and Barbara Meehan, Ballston Lake; Nancy Mission Cooper, Slingerlands; Mr. and Mrs. Joseph R. Allison, Latham; John D. Dinker, Ballston Lake; Mr. and Mrs. Paul Sigond, Albany; Christina and Ronald Ziegler, Cohoes; and 19 anonymous.


$22.50


Mr. and Mrs. Edward Viglucci, Delmar.


$21.80


In memory of Sister Anne Martin Turton.


$21


In memory of Margaret E. Smith from AMC Friends; and Marjorie G. Slocum, Albany.


$20


Eunice R. Hamm, Albany; Velma Zoll, Watervliet; Marie A. Wiedeman, Glenmont; Linda and Andrew Toga, Delmar; Madeline and Ken Latimer, Guilderland; Mrs. Harold Slingerland, Delmar; William D. Bennett, Glenmont; in memory of Harry Muscatello from his wife and children; Jack and Ann Meehan; Otto and Jean Sutter, Slingerlands; Mr. and Mrs. Gary Fogerite, Latham; in memory of our parents from Emily and Tom Cotrofeld


; Mr. and Mrs. James F. McGraw, Glenmont; Mr. and Mrs. James E. Cassidy and family; Hugh and Elsie VanOrden, Catskill; Dr. and Mrs. Alwin Steinmann, Albany; in memory of Mom and Dad from Judi, Aggie and Red


; William and Hsiu Lee; Leroy and Zona Roden, Troy; Elizabeth R. Plauth, Blue Spruce Farms, Altamont; Mr. and Mrs. Donald E. Goodman, Latham; Sarah Johnson; Katherine R. Somma, Albany; Steven and Susan Clay, Troy; Mary Ellen and Joseph Grimaldi Jr. in memory of Rachel Latcher and Patricia Grimaldi; William J. Brislin, Hudson Falls; Daniel and Sally Nolan, Loudonville; Joan and Carl Ekengren, Albany; Gary C. Guerro, Albany; Mrs. Rita Conrad and sons of Ravena; Mr. and Mrs. Adam McKeeg


, Albany; John H. Dempsey, Albany; Vera Scadura, Albany; in memory of William and Emma Tanner and Mabel Staats


; Mrs. James J. Lockman Jr., Albany; Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Henderson, Catskill; Frederick and Brenda Korkosz, Nassau; Elsie B. Purello, Albany; Leonard A. Herbert, Albany; Mary and Elsie Turon; Kevin and Jean Cataldo, Albany; and nine anonymous.


$19


Carol and Donn


Downey and children: Sarah, 13, and Donn, 10.


$18


Raymond J. Smith III, Menands.


$16


John F. Gottschalk, Feura Bush.


$15


J. William Hurley, Guilderland; Linda and Theodore Hunter, Voorheesville; Sally and Gene Rapp; Ann H. Tomlinson, Glenmont; Mr. and Mrs. William Rider, Clifton Park; Mr. and Mrs. Theron


C. Stevens Jr., Latham; in memory of Roy Kenneally


, Julia M. and Peter L. Hughes Sr.; Elise Kabela, Latham; Angela Flowers, Clifton Park; Joseph Angerani, Albany; Russell and Ethel Conlin, Castleton; Ralph and Barb Hartman, Ballston Lake; Robert A. Stierer, Troy; Linda and William Dobbs, Albany; Mr. and Mrs. Roger W. Grasier, Niskayuna; Rosemary Nottke


, Schenectady; Charles T. Button, Schenectady; In memory of parents (Mr. and Mrs. George Klippil


and Mr. and Mrs. Milford Campbell) and brother (Mr. George Klippil) by Mr. and Mrs. Bertram Campbell; Alma Whitney; Robert and Virginia Mahlstedt Jr.; M. June Rees, East Greenbush; Mr. and Mrs. J.W. Karaman, Ballston Lake; Alma and William Stevens, Albany; Mr. and Mrs. John Cummings, Ballston Lake; Mike and Cindy Pawson; Hilda and William Scanlon, Albany; Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lamiano, Latham; Mr. and Mrs. Richard Anderson, Altamont; Christine and Derrick D'Amico, Schenectady; Fred, Matt and Greg Coons; Mrs. Audrey E. Crandall, Latham; George and Joan Blanchard, Schenectady; Mary Frances Crowley, Albany; Catherine R. Cassidy, Albany; Gilbert and Claudia, Catskill; and three anonymous.


$13


Catherine and Louis Antetomaso, Albany.


$11


The Krishnamoorthys


, Troy.


$10


Thomas Barton Jr., Brookview; Amy and Charles Santo, Albany; Mr. and Mrs. Ralph J. Caola


, Troy; the Robert Freer family, Latham; Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Magee, Greenville; Rita J. Smith, Rensselaer; Mr. and Mrs. John J. Cassidy, Albany; Sandra Baron, Troy; Harold Vogt, Clifton Park; Mary E. Moore, Latham; Marion C. Diamond, Watervliet; Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Pillsworth, Rensselaer; in memory of our parents from Mr. amd Mrs. Ray Scaringe; Marie and Paul Trent, Schenectady; Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Ontleon


, Waterford; Mr. and Mrs. John A. Rathjens, Delmar; Mildred G. Snow, Albany; Mr. and Mrs. Edward Walts, Palatine Bridge; Donna Lee Hart; Theresa L. Kalohn


, Albany; Gertrude M. McDonald, Menands; Virginia Suriano, Menands; Mr. and Mrs. J. Meleski, Delmar; Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Haas, Albany; Louise M. Boland, East Greenbush; Harry, Carol and Mark Mambert


; Mr. and Mrs. James W. Bucci, Albany; Phyllis and Eugene Terry, Clifton Park; Lyle and Dorothy Oliver, Delmar; Helen B. Giroux, Cohoes; Mrs. Robert Murray, Troy; Elizabeth and Walter Morgan, South Glens Falls; Mr. and Mrs. Edward Bober, Albany; Paul and Edith Daley, Latham; Karen and Francis Reith


, Albany; Ida E. McCormick, Albany; Joe and Angela Caraher, Delanson; Mr. and Mrs. R. Lucey Sr., Rensselaer; Amy and Eddie Anson and Jeffrey Ball, in memory of their grandmothers; Deborah A. Mayer; Frances A. Murphy, Albany; Gertrude M. Murphy, Albany; Paul and Joan Duffey; Mr. and Mrs. Joseph C. Fitzsimmons, Latham; Martha Bowers, Albany; Gloria Goodrich, Selkirk; Mrs. Earl H. Roberts, Ravena; Mr. and Mrs. Richard J. Cairns, Troy; Earl and Patricia M. Scott, West Coxsackie; Beatrice and Neil Hallenbeck, Ravena; Mrs. C. Bert Pape, Selkirk; Amil and Olga Valek; Douglas and Rose Elson, Albany; Gladys L. Tillman, Albany; Maryann Gregor, Albany; Mr. and Mrs. H.S. Manning, Stephentown; Bertha Forsythe, Albany; Jane Barrett, Schenectady; Mr. and Mrs. Daniel C. Canning, Albany; E. M. Zostant


, Albany; Albert D. Hagy, Latham; Georgeann and Andrew Van Bergen, Albany; Mr. and Mrs. Donald Ackner, Averill Park; Maria Cairns, Troy; in memory of Capt. Edward V. Gleeson, AFD, from his wife; Steve and Dawn Bentley, Ballston Spa; Harold Swart, Berne; in memory of loved ones from M.E.L.; Mrs. William B. O'Connell, Albany; Elmer and Dorothy Weiss, Albany; John and Christina Madden, Albany; Mr. and Mrs. David Stout, Slingerlands; Dora Daub, Albany; Mrs. Charles Knapp, Albany; Marion Lowden, Albany; Mr. and Mrs. Achille


J. Vitti, Troy; Joan Austin, East Greenbush; Mr. and Mrs. Richard W. Mahlstedt


, Castleton; Robert and Constance Lestrange, Delmar; Mr. and Mrs. George Newhouse, Ravena; In memory of Frank and Victora


Williams from Leila Jones; Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Roscoe, Watervliet; Margery


R. Parry, Albany; Edwin G. Scheibly, Rensselaer; Mary J. Roche, Delmar; Adam Kendall, Albany; Elizabeth B. Frank, Loudonville; Mr. and Mrs. Fred Curtis, Latham; Mr. and Mrs. Alfred E. Hoff, Albany; in memory of our parents from Fred and Agnes Young; Thomas and Cynthia Evers, Loudonville; Louisa A. Delano, Mechanicville; C.E. Connors, Albany; in memory of my husband, Salvatore Audino, from Teresa; Beta Sigma Phi XI Epsilon Chapter; Frederick J. Baldes, Albany; Mrs. Nelson Hopper, Latham; The Rutledge family, Loudonville; Richard Seiden Interiors, Albany; Michael and Mary Angelo; Alice P. Mendel, Albany; Mary Bartlette, Schenectady; Peter and Faye Gervasio, Schenectady; Peter and Faye Gervasio, Schenectady; and six anonymous.


$8


One anonymous.


$7


Ruth Jordan, Troy.


$5


Hellen


Amanat, Albany; Mrs. Vincent J. Farley, in memory of my son, Fred Calhoun; in memory of Ma Van; Daniel and Edna Alger, Delmar; Mr. and Mrs. Philip Scott, Delmar; Ruth A. Clarke, Albany; Louise L. Rehm, Middleburgh; Thomas and Eugenia Mulligan, Pottersville; in memory of my parents, Kristina and Paul Buno, from Ann Buno; Charles and Evelyn Stocking; Steve Gray, Troy; George and Ginny Woodruff, Latham; John and Catherine Siy,


Albany; Myrna A. Bernstein, Albany; Theresa Borell, Schoharie; Christine A. Moran, Schenectady; Mr. and Mrs. Richard Cole, Ballston Lake; Mrs. John C. Magee, Albany; Dorothy Matteo, Albany; Mabel B. Bame; Leo and Alice Fiacco, Tribes Hill; in memory of my Gram from Lisa M. Corbett; Deborah R. Herbach, Slingerlands; Edythe Baylis, Guilderland; Mrs. Thomas Nevins, Hudson Falls; Eleanor Kirchner, Delmar; Marguerite N. Tomlinson, Delmar; Helen Guynup


; Ronald Tys


, Schenectady; Mrs. John W. Hiller, Sharon Springs; Joyce B. Gannon, Selkirk; Ernest and Gladys Berry, Troy; and four anonymous.


$3


Dorothy M. Heming, Albany; the Cassidy family; and two anonymous.


$1


Two anonymous.