– Gerard Whitney Carter Sr., Age 60, of Hannacroix, passed away
suddenly on June 2, 2021 in Selkirk. Whitney, as he was referred to
by family and friends, was born June 1, 1961 in Portchester, NY. He
was the loving son of Susie Freeman of Wappingers Falls, NY.
Whitney attended the Wappingers Falls school District and graduated
from Roy C. Ketcham High School in 1979. In 1980 Whitney joined the
U.S Air Force.
Whitney was married and predeceased by his wife Cynthia Seals
Carter, his loving and faithful companion. He also leaves behind to
forever mourn his passing his children, Kalotta Q. Hemingway
(Jason), Gerard W. Carter Jr., Christopher D. Carter and his little
brother (Bro) Dwayne E. Freeman. He will be dearly and solely
missed by his grandchildren, Taniesha Seals, Alexis Carter, Lanija
Williams, Keona Carter, Jayla Hemingway, Carmonee Carter, Arabella
Carter and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Whitney was a devoted and loving son, husband, father and friend.
Funeral services will be held at the Babcock Funeral Home, 19
Pulver Ave., Ravena, NY 12143, on June 10th at 11 AM. Burial with
full military honors will follow at the Saratoga National Cemetery,
200 Duel Rd., Schuylerville, NY 12871.