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“Hi Aunt Sis! You had a wonderful life! I'll NEVER forget you! Remember when you bought me my Pixie and Dixie dolls for christmas. I ALWAYS slept with...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Mark Mindel - Ballston Lake, NY

“Dear Kim & Tommy, It was always so special that you had not only your parents but your lovely grandmother in your home as well. I am sorry for your...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Ginna Schell Freyaldenhoven - NC

“Beautiful, loving Mother, Grandmother and Great Grand Mother. So honored to be a part of her family. You will be missed by many!! Love you, Gaby. ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Sheila Wagner

“A classy lady, one of a kind, and a beauty! So much life in one little person! I will miss you Gaby! ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Gretchen Freund - Niskayuna, NY

“God bless Gaby......She was the true meaning of family. ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Shawn Dee - Niskayuna, NY

“gaby was an exceptional woman...a warm, loving woman who embraced life and her family..I am honored and priviledgd to have known her for almost 50...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: ellen taller - san antonio, TX

“I am so blessed to have known you Gaby.. an inspiration to so many.. may you R I P .. hugs, Linda Dee ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Linda Dee - New Port Richey, FL


Alice T. Wagner (Gaby) passed away just shy of her 99th birthday on Saturday June 22, 2013 surrounded by her loving family. She was predeceased by her parents Edward and Helen Tamm, her husband Captain Bernard F.Wagner of the Niskayuna Police Department, her sister Helen and brother-in law Mitchell Mindel, her son-in-law John Vittas and her great granddaughter Emily Lastinger.

She is survived by her children Edward F. Wagner (Joan), Judith Wagner and Wendy Vittas. Her grandchildren Kimberly Verkon Dee (Shawn), Thomas Tryon, Edward B. Wagner, Eric Wagner (Shelia), Jennifer Lastinger (Joseph), Melissa Gunderson (Dan) and Amy Reed (Justin). Her great-children Steven Verkon, Christopher, Andrew and Anna Lastinger, Amanda, Michael and Sarah Gunderson, Tristan and Kylee Reed a niece Vickie Nelson, and nephews James (Ellen) and Mark (Linda) Mindel as well as extended family.

Alice served the town of Niskayuna for 40 years starting in 1951 as a Clerk/Typist and became Deputy Town Clerk in 1954. In 1961 she was elected to the position of Town Clerk and served in this position until her retirement in1991.

Alice (Gaby) was beloved by all who knew her and leaves behind a legacy of love.

Calling hours to which relatives and friends are invited will be Monday From 5 PM to 7 PM (Change in times) at the Jones Funeral Home, 1503 Union St., (at McClellan St.), Schenectady. Burial will be private for family. Memorial contributions in Alice's memory may be made to a charity of ones choice.