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Cobleskill- Magdalena, "Mandy", Zayas, 87, of Cobleskill, died Monday, November 4, 2013, at Albany County Nursing Home where she had been a resident for the past four years.

Born July 22, 1926 in Puerto Rico, she was the daughter of Juan and Maria (Laureano) Rosario.

Mandy and her husband, Michael, move to the Cobleskill area in 1990 and were residents at Hammerstone Village Apartments for many years. They were married December 3, 1944 and he predeceased her on October 21, 2001. She was also predeceased by her son, Michael A. Zayas, Jr., who died in 1965.

Mandy was employed for several years at Burger King in Cobleskill. She enjoyed the senior bus trips and basking in the sun outside her home.

Survivors include her three children: Beverly Garcia of Sloansville, Eileen Garcia of Coborojo, Puerto Rico, and Steven Zayas of Delmar; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

A private memorial service will take place at the family cemetery at the family's convenience.

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