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Darius P. Marlette
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Birth: Jan. 17, 1887
Death: Aug., 1969

Former Postmaster
Marlette Dies at 82

Darius P. Marlette, 82, former
postmaster of Fultonville, died
Tuesday at the Veterans' Hospital
in Albany, where he had
been a patient for five weeks. He
had been in ill health for the past
several years.
Born in Fultonville on Jan. 17,
1887, the son of John C. and Anna
Eliza Fonda Marlette, he had
been a lifelong resident of the
village, serving as postmaster
from 1938 until Jan. 31, 1957,
when he retired.
A veteran of World War I, he
had served with the Army in
France for 20 months and was a
member of the Floyd Deckro
American Legion Post in Fonda.
He was a member of the Fultonville
Reformed Church, and had
been a trustee and deacon for
many years. At the time of his
death he was deacon emeritus.
He had also been a member of
Fultonville
the Fultonville Masonic Lodge
and the Montgomery County
Historical Society.
His wife, the former Cora
Luderwald Van Epps, died in
1960.
He is survived by four sisters,
Mrs. Peter Morford and Mrs.
David Baldwin, both of Fultonville,
and Mrs. Elizabeth Bacchus
and Mrs. Samuel David,
Gloversville; one stepson, John
E. Van Epps of Troy; two
grandchildren, nieces and
nephews.
Funeral services will be held 2
p.m. Friday at the Todd Funeral
Home in Fultonville, with the
Rev. John D. Pontier, pastor of
the Fultonville Reformed
Church, officiating. Interment
will be in the Maple Avenue
Cemetery, Fultonville.
A Masonic service will be
conducted at the funeral home 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Crosby Marlette (1851 - 1933)
  Anna Eliza Fonda Marlette (1854 - 1926)
 
 Siblings:
  Edward Zachariah Marlette (1873 - 1936)*
  Elizabeth Marlette Bacchus (1877 - 1970)*
  Annie Laurie Marlette Owens (1878 - 1921)*
  Albert Lee Marlette (1880 - 1947)*
  Darius P. Marlette (1887 - 1969)
  Florence Adelaide Marlette Morford (1893 - 1977)*
  Rachel Marlette Baldwin (1898 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Source: Amsterdam Recorder Wednesday, Aug 20, 1969
 
Burial:
Maple Avenue Cemetery
Fultonville
Montgomery County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Donna Ruhland Bonning
Record added: Feb 24, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48696920
Darius P. Marlette
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Added by: Thomas Dunne
 
 
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- Donna Ruhland Bonning
 Added: Feb. 24, 2010
 
 
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