RAVENA – Marion E.
VanSchaack, 89, passed away Saturday, July 25, 2009 at St. Peter’s
Hospital. Marion was born May 24, 1920 in Grimsby, England daughter
of the late Ernest Baitup and Margaret Susan Aisthorpe Baitup. She
came to the USA in December of 1947 to marry Claude VanSchaack of
During WWII Marion
worked on the British Railway where she met her husband Claude who
was serving in the US Army Air Force in England. Marion enjoyed
knitting, reading and traveling.
predeceased by her husband Claude VanSchaack in 1999. Survivors
include her daughter Margaret E. (Bruce) Bowdy) of Clifton Park and
Ft. Myers, FL; grandson Kyle C. (Michele) Bowdy of East Greenbush
and daughter Mary Ellen (John) Rosato of Ravena; granddaughter
Jennifer (Sean) Spencer of East Greenbush; and Grandson Jason Yurek
of of Ravena. Marion was predeceased by her brother John Baitup.
A memorial service
will be held at the Saratoga National Cemetery at the convenience of