Mary M. Eldridge

October 17, 1922 - July 17, 2016 

Mary M. Eldridge

October 17, 1922 - July 17, 2016 

Obituary for Mary M. Eldridge

Dateline: Ballston Spa, NY
Mary M. Eldridge, 93, of Grove Street, died peacefully at Saratoga Hospital on Sunday, July 17, 2016. She was born on October 17, 1922 in Ballston Spa, NY and was the daughter of the late Leo F. and Josephine (Denn) McCarthy. Mrs. Eldridge was a graduate of Ballston Spa High School. She worked as a secretary for General Electric Co in Schenectady NY and York, PA. Upon retiring from GE, Mary went to work for the American Red Cross until her second retirement which was when she settled back in Ballston Spa, NY. She was a communicant of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ballston Spa.
She was the beloved wife of the late William Eldridge who she married on May 24, 1947. Mary is survived by her Cousin Margaret DeFillippo of Ballston Spa, NY, husband Alphonse and their families; Nephew Dr. John P. Eldridge of Ft. Wright, KY, his wife Ann and family and Niece Joyce (Eldridge) Croteau of Orleans, VT, her husband Robert and families.
Relatives and friends are invited and may call on Tuesday July 19, 2016 from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM PM at Bill and Mary’s home, 41 Grove Street, Ballston Spa, NY 12020.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. Thomas Kelly on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at 9:30 AM at St. Mary’s Church, 167 Milton Ave., Ballston Spa, NY 12020.
Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Ballston Spa, NY, following Mass.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary’s Church 167 Milton Ave. Ballston Spa NY 12020 or Palliative Care Services at Saratoga Hospital 211 Church St., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866.
The family would like to express their gratitude to all the staff at Saratoga Hospital.
With confidence, the family has placed their trust in the loving care of the Townley & Wheeler Funeral Home, 21 Midline Road, Ballston Lake, and they encourage you to view and leave messages on Mrs. Eldridge’s Book of Memories at www.TownleyWheelerFH.com


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