West Sand Lake - Vincent Stallone, Jr., 85, of Climer Circle died Friday, January 26, 2018, at St. Peter's Hospital.
Born in Herkimer, NY, he was son of the late Vincent and Jennie Falzarano Stallone and loving husband for 57 years of Joan (nee Bevelander) Stallone. He was a graduate of the Owen D. Young Central School in Van Hornesville, NY and the University of Delaware.
Mr. Stallone was employed as Director of Fiscal Management for several New York State departments, including the Department of Health, Department of Labor and Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. He was a proud veteran of the U.S. Army Medical Corps and served as detachment commander for 364th General Hospital Army Reserve Unit in Albany.
He was a member of the Brunswick Church and a volunteer with its food pantry and resource management team. He enjoyed visiting his children and spending time with his grandchildren and playing cards with friends.
Survivors in addition to his wife include a son and daughter-in-law, Steven and Lynn Stallone, Newark, DE; two daughters and sons-in-law, Carole and Gary Harwood, Kent, OH and Nancy and Edward Rinehart, Rochester, NH; his grandchildren, Mark Stallone and Natalie and Daniel Rinehart; a sister, Angeline Gorman, Marcy, NY and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers, Michael and Orie Stallone and four sisters, Mary Masselli, Jessica Stallone, Virginia Allen and Helen Wood.
Relatives and friends may call at the Bryce Funeral Home, Inc. 276 Pawling Avenue Troy on Thursday, February 1, 2018 from 5-8 PM with a funeral service at 8 PM with Rev. Henry Kim , Pastor of Brunswick Church, officiating.
Military Honors and cemetery service will be held Friday at 10:30 AM. Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery 200 Duell Road, Schuylerville, NY 12871. Please meet promptly at 10:20AM inside the entrance of the cemetery.
Mr. Stallone’s family wishes to thank all of those who cared for and encouraged him during the past two years, especially Dr. Shail Maingi, Dr. Robert Benton and the nursing staff at the Hildegard Medicus Cancer Center at St. Mary’s Hospital and the Intensive Care Unit at St. Peter’s Hospital.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in memory of Vincent Stallone, Jr. to the Brunswick Church, 42 White Church Lane, Troy, NY 12180 or the American Cancer Society, One Penny Lane, Latham, NY 12110. To sign the guest book, light a candle or for service directions, visit www.brycefh.com
American Cancer Society
One Penny Lane, Latham NY 12110
42 White Church Lane, Troy NY 12180