Margaret A. Furco – The leader of Gloversville Herald
Saratoga Springs – Margaret A. Furco, 95 of Saratoga Springs, NY, formerly of Hadley, NY and Brewster, NY passed away peacefully at Wesley Health Care Facility in Saratoga Springs on September 19, 2022.
Margaret was retired from the Bank of New York in Brewster, NY. She was a former member of Catholic Daughters of America Court Bernadine, former president of Putnam Business Women’s Assoc., former secretary of the Brewster Chamber of Commerce, and former president of the Brewster-Southeast Italian American Ladies Club. She was among one of the first groups of Eucharistic ministers selected to serve at St. Lawrence O’Toole Church in Brewster. Upon retirement, she moved to Hadley, NY, where she served as Eucharistic minister at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Northville, NY, and served as a parish council member, member of Sacandaga Seniors, Town of Day Seniors and of the Garden Club.
Margaret was born in Ontario, Canada to William and Rose (Prevost) O’Brien. She was predeceased by her husband Anthony J. Furco and her great-granddaughter Abby Furco as well as her brothers Msgr. Michael J. O’Brien, Ralph, Gabriel, Bernard and William and sisters Mary Ruffo and Theresa Mallette. She is survived by her children Joseph (Carol), Elizabeth Bonita (Thomas) and Anthony (Barbara), five grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and one sister Monica Lefebvre.
Following the cremation, a Christian burial mass will be celebrated at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Northville on Monday, October 17, 2022 at 11 a.m. Pr. Jun Segura as celebrant. Interment will be private at St. Lawrence O’Toole Cemetery in Brewster at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made for
Sacandaga Seniors or Day City Seniors in Care of Northville Funeral Service, 401 Bridge Street, Northville NY 12134. Please visit the family’s online condolence website at www.northvillefuneralservice. com.