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Elizabeth "Betty" Stacey Obituary

Elizabeth "Betty" R. Stacey

September 23, 2017
Born in Coxsackie
Resided in Athens, NY
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Elizabeth R. “Betty” Stacey, 89, formerly of No. Franklin St., Athens, passed away on September 23, 2017 at the Fireman’s Home, Hudson where she resided since May 21, 2007.

She was born in Coxsackie, a daughter of the late William Francis and Elizabeth “Liz” Agnes Costello Riley. She married the love of her life, William “Bill” Stacey, Jr. on August 8, 1948 and moved to Athens. Her beloved husband of 59 years died on July 19, 2007.

A communicant of St. Patrick’s Church in Athens, Betty belonged to the Ladies Auxiliary of the American Legion, T.G.M. Post 187; Ladies Auxiliary VFW Post 770, Catskill; Ladies Auxiliary William H. Morton Engine Co. No. 1; Ladies Auxiliary Athens Volunteer Fire Department; and Ladies Auxiliary Greene County Volunteer Firemen’s Assoc.

Loving mother of George F. Stacey (Linda) of Athens, grandmother of George F. Stacey, Jr. (Gail) and Cheryl Lynn Stacey Alberti (Pete); sister of the late William Riley, Jr., John and Joseph Riley. Many nieces and nephews also survive.

Calling hours will be held on Wednesday from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home, 139 Jefferson Hgts., Catskill. The funeral procession will form on Thursday at 9:00 a.m. from the funeral home. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Patrick’s Church, Athens at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Athens.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Firemen’s Home Activity Fund, 125 Harry Howard Ave., Hudson, NY 12534 or The Columbia - Greene Humane Society/SPCA, 125 Humane Society Rd., Hudson, NY 12534.




Calling hours
Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home
139 Jefferson Heights
Catskill, NY USA 12414
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Funeral Mass
Funeral Mass
No. Washington Ave.
Athens, NY 12015
Thursday, September 28, 2017
10:00 AM
Town of Catskill Cemetery
27 North Jefferson Avenue
Catskill, NY USA 12414
Thursday, September 28, 2017