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 Christine <I>Comiskey</I> Martone

Christine Comiskey Martone

Death 16 Jan 2017 (aged 91)
New York, USA
Burial Troy, Rensselaer County, New York, USA
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Memorial ID 175484178 · View Source
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TROY, N.Y. - Christine (Comiskey) Martone, age 91, passed away peacefully on January 16th 2017.

She was a communicant of St. Bonaventure Parish from its inception.

Formerly Christine Comiskey, she was the loving wife of Edward "Ned" J. Martone for 48 years who predeceased her in 1996.

Christine was the daughter of Richard J. and Ethel (Lawrence) Comiskey and sister of three brothers Richard, Robert, and William Comiskey of Troy, N.Y. all who predeceased her.

She especially loved the annual Comiskey Thanksgiving Eve dinners at Verdiles for over 35 years, which boasted over 45 relatives every year.

Christine was a graduate of Lansingburgh High School Class of 1943, and she enjoyed many reunions and meetings with her classmates.

Upon graduation, she was employed by Behr Manning for several years.

After her children were grown, she worked for the Rensselaer County Veteran Affairs office and then later for the Rensselaer County Legislature and was the Deputy Clerk when she retired.

She was involved in many activities including the , where she raised funds for the first cobalt machine in the Capital District, was the former President of both the Knickerbocker Junior High School as well as the Lansingburgh High School’s PTAs, former President of Rensselaer County Women’s Republican Club, member of Home Bureau of Rensselaer County, an officer and program director for AARP local chapter, and played bocce at the Italian Community Center in Troy, N.Y.

Arrangements by the John J. Sanvidge Funeral Home Inc. on 565 Fourth Avenue (Corner of 115th Street in Lansingburgh) Troy, N.Y.

Interment will be held at the St. Mary’s Cemetery in Troy, N.Y.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 175484178
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