– Alberta M. Taylor AuClaire, 84, passed away Wednesday, December
22, 2010. Alberta was the daughter of the late Albert and Ethel
Taylor. She was a devoted wife and mother. For several years Alberta
had worked at the former DeMatteo Veterans Home in New Baltimore.
Alberta was predeceased by her husband Phillip W. AuClaire.
Survivors include her children, Diane Plath of FL, Phyllis Casey of
Troy, Phillip AuClaire of FL, Gary AuClaire of Ravena, Debbie
AuClaire of Troy, Brian AuClaire of Ravena and Roger AuClaire of
Albany; brother Earl Taylor of MA; and many grandchildren and
great-grandchildren. Alberta was predeceased by her brothers,
Stanley, Leon, Earl and Stie Taylor and sister Lucky Francis.
Funeral services will be held 5 PM Sunday, December 26th at the
Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena. Friends may call at the funeral home
on Sunday prior to the service starting at 2 PM. Contributions in
memory of Alberta may be made to Community Hospice of Albany, 445
New Karner Road, Albany, NY 12205.