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Joan E. (Furry) Evans

August 1, 1931 ~ July 8, 2021 (age 89)


Wynantskill-Joan E. Evans, age 89, died Thursday, July 08, 2021, at Albany Medical Center Hospital. 

Born in Wynantskill, she was the daughter of the late Elizabeth Mealy Furry and the late Albert Furry.  She attended Sacred Heart School in Troy and Averill Park High School.  Joan worked as a bookkeeper for a number of businesses through the years from manufacturers to medical offices. 

She was a charter member of St. Jude the Apostle Church in Wynantskill.  Joan was also a member of the North Greenbush Ambulance. 

Joan was predeceased by her beloved husband, William Evans. 

She is survived by her daughters, Gail Upton of Fort Edward and Terryann (Robert) Berthiaume of Wynantskill, grandchildren, Kristy, Justin, Jay and Kaitlyn and two great-grandchildren.  She is also survived by her sister, Sheila (Ernest) Kern and nephew, John Kern.

Calling hours will be at the Wynantskill Funeral Home, 294 Whiteview Road, Wynantskill on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 from 9:00 am - 10:30 am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am at St. Jude the Apostle Church, Wynantskill.  Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Troy.  

In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Jude the Apostle Church Memorial Fund, 43 Brookside Ave., Wynantskill, NY 12198 in memory of Mrs. Evans would be appreciated.

Please visit www.wynantskillfh.com.  

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July 13, 2021

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Wynantskill Funeral Home
294 Whiteview Road
Wynantskill, NY 12198

Funeral Mass
July 13, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Jude the Apostle Church
43 Brookside Avenue
Wynantskill, NY 12198

July 13, 2021

12:15 PM
St. Mary's Cemetery
79 Brunswick Road
Troy, NY 12180

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