Louise I. Westervelt - February 16, 2012

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RAVENA Ė Louise I. Westervelt, 84, passed away Thursday, February 16, 2012 at St. Peterís Hospital after a long illness. Born in South Bethlehem she was the daughter of the late Alvin and Anna Mae (Seaburg) Westervelt. Louise had worked for and retired from the State of New York as a secretary for the State Assembly. Before her illness she was a devoted member of the Trinity United Methodist Church and the United Methodist Women of Coeymans Hollow. She had spent many hours helping with the Lordís Acre Auction and the Thrift Shop. She was also a 65 year member of the Ravena Grange.
Louise was the sister of the late Howard (Howie) Westervelt and survived by her sister-in-law Jean (Hoyer) Westervelt. She also leaves behind many friends, several nephews, great-nephews, great-great-nephews and cousins.
The family would like to express their appreciation for the loving and compassionate care received from the staff of Community Hospice of Albany and the devoted house keeper Peggy.
Funeral services will be held 11 AM Tuesday, February 21st at the Trinity United Methodist Church, Coeymans Hollow. Friends may call at the church on Tuesday starting at 10 AM prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers those who wish may send a contribution in her memory to The Trinity United Methodist Church, 1313 Rte. 143, Coeymans Hollow, NY 12046 or to Community Hospice of Albany, 445 New Karner Road, Albany, NY 12205.