Sandra M. Bulson

October 14, 1944 ~ November 18, 2020 (age 76)


Troy - Sandra M. Bulson, 76, died Wednesday, November 18, 2020, at Van Rensselaer Manor after a brief illness.

Born in Troy, she was daughter of the late Paul Bulson and Wilma Rifenburg Bulson Littlefield. She had resided in Brunswick most of her life and attended the Little Red Schoolhouse. 

Sandra was a keypunch operator for the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles in Albany for over 30 years, retiring 15 years ago.  

She enjoyed crocheting, reading, garage sales, collecting all types of decorative elephants and diamond painting.  She was an active member of the Faith Lutheran Church in North Troy.    

Survivors include two brothers, Ellery (Ann) Bulson, Gainesville, FL and Harold (Pat) Bulson, Pittstown; her nieces, Kelly (John) Hostettler, Watervliet, Janis (Glenn) Coonradt, Gainesville, FL, Dana (Dave) Cerrone, Brunswick and Kim (Ken) Erickson, Melrose; her nephews, Ernie Phillips, Troy, Jerry (Kim) Phillips, Hoosick and Mark (Lisa) Phillips, Brunswick and her best friend, Kim Meres.  She was predeceased by two sisters, Debra Munger, Rensselaer and Marlene Phillips; two nephews, Paul and Kenny Phillips and her significant other of 35 years, Vern Brown.

Relatives and friends may call at the Bryce Funeral Home, Inc.  276 Pawling Avenue Troy on Monday, November 23, 2020 from 9-11AM with a private family funeral service to follow  with Pastor Judy Converse, officiating. Face covering and social distancing are required both outside and inside during visitation and services.

Interment will be in  Eagle Mills Cemetery Eagle Mills.

The family would like to give special thanks to the staff at Van Rensselaer Manor and Hospice care taker, Sandi Michaels, for taking such great care of our aunt and treating her like she were their own family since we could not be there due to these challenging times. 

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in memory of Sandra M. Bulson to The Community Hospice (Gift Processing Center) 310 S. Manning Blvd. Albany, NY 12208 or Mohawk Hudson Humane Society 3 Oakland Avenue Menands, NY 12204. 

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November 23, 2020

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Bryce Funeral Home, Inc.
276 Pawling Avenue
Troy, NY 12180


The Community Hospice (Gift Processing Center)
310 S. Manning Blvd., Albany NY 12208

Mohawk Hudson Humane Society
3 Oakland Avenue, Menands NY 12204

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