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“Memorial Service is 4/26/14 at Howes Cave 2nd Reform Church at 2 pm. Barb will be missed by all who knew her. ”
1 of 2 | Posted by: Marge Nash - Schenectady, NY

“Your lifes' journey is over Barb, now it is time for the rest you have earned. Thanks for being a good neighbor. ”
2 of 2 | Posted by: Rich Nethaway - Howes Cave, NY


Howes Cave- Barbara A. Gavitt, 95, of State Route 7, died Sunday, March 9, 2014 at Palatine Bridge Nursing Home, where she had been a resident for the past few months.

Born March 28, 1918 in Tribes Hill, she was the daughter of the late Francis and Pauline (Gralewski) Chorzelewski.

Barbara received her Associates degree and retired from Adirondack Trust Co. in Saratoga Springs.

She was a member of the Howes Cave Reformed Church.

Barbara was predeceased by her husband, William.

Survivors include her sister: Elizabeth Pranys of Tribes Hill; a niece: Margaret Nash of Schenectady; three great-nephews: Michael Chevalier of Howes Cave, Steven Chevalier of New Hampshire, and Edward Chevalier of Schenectady.

A memorial service will be held at the Howes Cave Reformed Church at a later date to be announced. Inurnment will be in St. Peter's Cemetery, Stillwater.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Mereness-Putnam Funeral Home, 171 Elm St., Cobleskill and Palmer & Shaylor Funeral Home of Middleburgh.

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Memorial Service at a later date to be announced

Howes Cave Reformed Church

Caverns Road Howes Cave, NY 12092