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Dr Robert George Tamsett, Jr
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Birth: Feb. 14, 1946
Montgomery County
New York, USA
Death: May 20, 2006
Glens Falls
Warren County
New York, USA

Robert G. Tamsett

Dr. Robert G. Tamsett, 60, of Houseman Street, Mayfield, NY, died Saturday evening, May 20, 2006 at Glens Falls Hospital following a long illness.

He was born in Amsterdam, NY on February 14, 1946, the son of Robert G. and Ruth Pentland Tamsett.

Dr. Tamsett was a graduate of Canajoharie High School, Class of 1964. He graduated from Syracuse University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in 1968. He earned his O.D. degree in 1972 from the New England College of Optometry, Boston and also taught general optometry at that college.

Dr. Tamsett was in general practice at Fulton Eye Physicians and Surgeons from 1973-1985. Since that time, he has practiced optometry at the Cataract Care Center in Johnstown, NY with consummate dedication to his patients and the staff. He was a member of the New York State Optometry Association.

A life long area resident, Dr. Tamsett took great pleasure in being in the outdoors and enjoyed gardening. He was a boating enthusiast and liked to water ski; he also enjoyed downhill skiing and played tennis. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed watching PGA golf.

Survivors include his mother, Ruth Tamsett Hatter of Canajoharie, NY; daughter, Sarah H. Tamsett of Palatine Bridge, NY; aunt, Shirley VanSlyke of Canajoharie, NY; uncle, Harry Tamsett of Tavares, FL; and several cousins.

A 10:00 a.m. Memorial Service will be held on Friday, May 26, 2006 at the chapel of Houghtaling & Smith Funeral Home Inc., 20 Otsego St., Canajoharie with the Rev. Kenneth Dingman officiating. Interment will follow at the Canajoharie Falls Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests and would appreciate donation be made in memory of Dr. Tamsett to: The American Cancer Society, 260 Osborne Rd., Loudonville, NY 12211.["The Leader-Herald, Gloversville, Fulton, New York, May 24, 2006."]
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Canajoharie Falls Cemetery
Montgomery County
New York, USA
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