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110 Division St.
Amsterdam, NY 12010
Phone: 518-842-2810
Fax: 518-842-6952
Walter Kelly

Walter H "Hank" Kelly III

Friday, May 26th, 1950 - Thursday, June 27th, 2019
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Walter H. “Hank” Kelly III, 69, of Belmont Drive, Saratoga Springs, NY; passed away Thursday June 27, 2019 at Albany Medical Center in Albany, NY.

Born in Amsterdam, NY on May 26, 1950, he was the son of the late Walter H. and Kathryn Morris Kelly Jr.

Hank received his education at St. Mary’s Institute and Graduated from Bishop Scully High School in Amsterdam He also graduated from John Carroll University, in University Heights, Ohio with a B.A. in History. Subsequently he studied at University at Albany Graduate School where he received his M.A. in Education He also attended St. Bonaventure University Graduate School.

For over 20 years, Hank taught high school History in the Greater Amsterdam School District.

Hank thoroughly enjoyed his high school basketball experience and was an avid golfer. He also enjoyed spending time with his family and travelling. Above all, Hank was a longtime resident of Saratoga and a well known fixture during the thoroughbred season at Saratoga. He was an avid horseman and horse owner.

Hank is survived by his siblings, Nancy Kelly of Lilacabamba, Ecuador, Hugh Kelly (Pam) of Cohasset, MA; Ann Kelly of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; Barbara Greco (Bobby) of Medford, NJ, Janet Kelly of Brooklyn, NY; James Kelly (Julia) of Lake Monticello, VA., and Kathryn Cabrera (Steve) of Palmyra, VA. Hank is also survived by nieces and nephews, Tyler, Meredith, Alex and Leighton Kelly, Lea, Lauren and Ali Kelly, Katie, Kiley and Daniel Greco, Lauren and Kristen Cabrera one great niece, Claire and two great nephews, Robert and Adam. Cousins also survive.

Relatives and friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial, Monday July 1, 2019 at 11:15 at St. Mary’s Church, 156 East Main Street, Amsterdam, NY 12010, with Fr. Paul Catena officiating.

Interment will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fort Johnson, NY.

Calling hours are Sunday June 30, 2019 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Riley Mortuary, Inc., 110 Division Street, Amsterdam, NY 12010.

Memorial gifts in Hank’s name may be made to United Cerebral Palsey Foundation, 14150 Newbrook Drive, Suite 110, Chantilly, VA 20151.
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  • Visitation

    Sunday, June 30th, 2019 | 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Sunday, June 30th, 2019 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Riley Mortuary, Inc
    Address
    110 Division Street
    AMSTERDAM, NY 12010
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  • Service

    Monday, July 1st, 2019 | 11:15am
    When
    Monday, July 1st, 2019 11:15am
    Location
    St. Mary's Church
    Address
    156 East Main Street
    AMSTERDAM, NY 12010
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    Officiant
    Fr. Paul Catena
  • Interment

    Location
    St. Mary's Cemetery
    Address
    Main Street
    FORT JOHNSON, NY 12070
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Kathy Francisco Rose

Posted at 07:54am
My deepest condolences to the Kelly family. I worked with Hank many years ago in Amsterdam, when I was a secretary in Dick Horigan's lawfirm. We had a lot of laughs. May your memories bring you comfort during this difficult time.
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Tyler Kelly

Posted at 10:18pm
You are the best Uncle Hank! I will miss coming up to Saratoga to go to the track with you as well as spending every Christmas with you. Words can’t describe how grateful I am that you were able to see me walk down the aisle a year ago. Rest In Peace.
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susan Stoya

Posted at 09:55pm
I enjoyed working with Hank at Amsterdam High School! I loved his sense of humor and sarcasm! He always had a minute to chat and was interested in the loves of others. I was away and just got back and missed the services. I am so sorry for your loss!- Sue Stoya
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Mark j Niezgoda

Posted at 11:02am
With deepest sympathy,We were so sorry to hear to Hank's passing. Love, Mark and Juan
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Ann Ferreira Kelly

Posted at 09:40am
Dear Nancy, Hugh, Ann, Barb, Janet, Jim & Katie, Many fond memories of Hank and times past. Thinking of you all and my prayers for Hank. xoxo Annie
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