LUCY KOEHL STRINGHAM
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SCHENECTADY: Lucy Koehl Stringham, 91, of Madison Lane, Hamilton, NY passed away Monday, June 3, 2019 at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Syracuse.
She was born December 13, 1927 in Schenectady, daughter of the late Earl and Filomina Reali Koehl. She graduated from Nott Terrace High School in January of 1946. On October 16, 1949, she married Roland Stringham, who predeceased her on July 31, 2004. Lucy started her lifetime career in the insurance field in Schenectady with Van Voast Agency, then Garry White. In 1967, she started working for agent John Barber until his retirement, then she worked for Robert Bailey.
Lucy was a long time member of the Atomic Bowling League. She also started the Juliet League with her longtime friend Shirley Friedman. She enjoyed being a member of Monday’s Funnies and joined Jolly Swinger Golf League in 1975.
Surviving are her children, Richard Stringham (Patricia) of Hamilton; Nancy Hinds (London Shepherd) of Schenectady; grandchildren, Danelle Danzy (Arthur) of Troy; Christopher Stringham (Kimberly) of Liverpool; Ashley Stringham of Denver, CO; great grandchildren, Amariah Winter, AJ Danzy and Alyssah Danzy of Troy; and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be held Friday June 7, 2019 at 1pm at the Park United Methodist Church, 17 Broad St., Hamilton. Friends are invited to call from 11am-12:30pm prior to the service at Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 25 Broad St., Hamilton.
Internment in the Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery in Schuylerville, NY will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Park United Methodist Church.
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