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PFC Carl T. Boles, Sr
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Birth: Apr. 19, 1927
Saratoga Springs
Saratoga County
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 12, 2011
Fulton County
New York, USA

PFC, U.S. Army Air Forces, WW II.

(U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs).
Carl T. Boles Sr., age 84, of Meco, NY, passed away on Saturday, November 12, 2011, at Nathan Littauer Hospital after a short illness with his loving family by his side.

He was born on April 19, 1927, in Saratoga Springs, NY, a son of the late William and Anna Oady Boles. He attended Gloversville schools. Carl served his country in the U.S. Army with the 3704 Army Air Forces Base Unit from 1945 to 1948. He was employed as a lineman for Niagara Mohawk and retired in 1989. Carl was president of the Union Electrical Workers Union (IBEU Local 1731). He was a charter member of the Meco Volunteer Fire Company Inc., a life member of the Concordia Singing Society and a former member of the Bleecker Fish and Game Club. Carl was a member of the Mountain Lake Campers Association and he loved spending time with his family and friends at his Mountain Lake camp enjoying camping and canoeing.

Carl was predeceased by his wife, the former Florence Gregory, whom he married on Feb. 4, 1950; one brother, William Boles; and one sister, Sally Horton. Carl is survived by nine children, Joyce G. Mancini (Alphonso) of Fonda, N.Y., George H. Getman Jr. (Janice) of Meco, Lawrence T. Getman (Dot) of Gloversville, H. Richard Getman (Christine) of Meco, James E. Getman (Donna) of Meco, Betty A. Getman of Gloversville, Linda Sue Hartin (Ed) of Gresham, Ore., Kathryn Billie Towne (Greg Patterson) of Meco, and Carl T. Boles (Jacquelyn) of Meco; two brothers, James M. Boles (Pat) of Gloversville and Richard W. Boles (Betty) of Gloversville; and one sister, Jane Putnam of Gloversville; 26 grandchildren; 43 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

The family will receive relatives and friends from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, November 15, 2011, at the Finocan Funeral Home Inc., 13 Prospect Ave., Gloversville. A funeral service will be conducted at 11 am. Wednesday at the funeral home. Interment will take place in the Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Johnstown, NY.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Mountain Valley Hospice, 108 Steele Ave., Gloversville, NY, or the Meco Volunteer Fire Company, Inc., 538 Co. Hwy. 122, Gloversville, NY 12078.

(The Leader-Herald, Gloversville, NY, November 14, 2011).
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  Florence Gregory Boles (1916 - ____)*
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Mount Carmel Cemetery
Fulton County
New York, USA
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Record added: Sep 03, 2012
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PFC Carl T. Boles, Sr
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