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Charles M. Rifenberick Jr

April 29, 1934 ~ February 7, 2022 (age 87)


Charles M. Rifenberick Jr., 87, of Stephentown, NY, peacefully passed away in his home on Monday February 7th, 2022 surrounded by his loved ones. Charles was a loving and devoted husband to Jacqualine for 67 years.

Charles was born on April 29th, 1934 to the late Charles and Marguerite Rifenberick in Albany, NY. After graduating from Philip Schuyler, Charles enlisted in the US Army serving as military police. Charles retired from a career with Boyd Printing and also worked for Yankee Trails for many years. While retired, Charles had time to pursue his love of camping, gardening, and spending time with his family. He was also an avid NY Yankees fan.

Charles was predeceased by his brother Donald and is survived by his sister Lois Beck. 

He is also survived by his wife Jacqualine Greiner Rifenberick, their children Kathleen Maccue (Bob), Charles Rifenberick III, Thomasina Rifenberick, Craig Rifenberick, Marguerite Rifenberick, Cory Rifenberick (Samantha), and Chad Rifenberick (Maryann). 

He is also survived by his grandchildren Carrie, Brooke, Andrea, Billy, Amber, Craig Jr., Jordain, Hannah, Cory Jr., Cody, Molly, Madison, and 13 great grandchildren.

The family would like to offer a special thanks to Ganna Nadriyanova at DCI Dialysis Clinic.

Private services for family members will be held at Wynantskill Funeral Home on Thursday February 10th, 2022 at 9:00am. Following the services, Charles will be buried at Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Stephentown Ambulance Service located at 396 NY-43, Stephentown, NY 12168. Please visit

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Private Committal

Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cmetery
200 Duell Rd
Schuylerville, NY 12871

Private Services

Wynantskill Funeral Home
294 Whiteview Road
Wynantskill, NY 12198

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