|Death: ||Mar. 14, 2007|
ALBANY Bernard R. "Bernie" Stock, 69, died Wednesday, March 14, 2007 at his home after a courageous battle with cancer. Bernie was the beloved husband of 44 years of Nancy Ruede Stock. Born in Rensselaer, he was the son of the late Charles W. and Clara (Carman) Stock. He was a graduate of Van Rensselaer High School and a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. Bernie was a senior lab tech for the NYS Department of Health, retiring in 1995. An accomplished musician, he played the trumpet in a Dixieland band called the Old Wazoo Good Time Band. Bernie was a horse racing enthusiast and an avid Siena Saints basketball fan. Survivors in addition to his wife include three daughters, Michele A. Caroli of Kissimmee, Fla., Cheryl L. Stock of Albany and Kimberly R. Lathrop of Rensselaer; his brother, Charles W. (Barbara) Stock of Rensselaer; three grandchildren, Jonathan and Alexandra Caroli and Celena A. Lathrop; his brother-in-law, Rev. Ernest Ruede of New Bern, N.C.; his sister-in-law, Mary E. (Barry) Wengert of Cedar Lake, N.Y.; nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank Dr. Joseph Dudek and the nurses at NY Oncology Hematology for the kind and compassionate care given to Bernie during his illness. Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 8:45 a.m. from the Daniel Keenan Funeral Home, 490 Delaware Ave. thence to St. Catherine of Siena Church where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited and may also call at the funeral home on Friday from 4-8 p.m. Interment, Our Lady Help of Christians Cemetery, Glenmont. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society, 260 Osborne Rd., Loudonville, NY 12211 or Community Hospice of Albany County, 445 New Karner Rd., Albany, NY 12205.
Albany Times Union
Our Lady Help of Christians Cemetery
New York, USA
Created by: Donna
Record added: Mar 13, 2008
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