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Loretta LaMont Rohloff

Loretta LaMont Rohloff, 98 passed peacefully on Sunday October 15, 2017 at the Van Rensselaer Manor.

Born on December 11, 1918 in Troy, she was the daughter to the late Thomas Brown and Ellen King Brown and the loving wife to the late Robert LaMont and Edmund Rohloff.

Loretta graduated from Catholic Central High School, class of 1936. For 23 years she worked for Hudson Valley Community College retiring in 1984.

Loretta was a former member of the Speigle Elders, the Tamarac Twirlers and Women’s Club of St. Michael’s Church She enjoyed Bowling and playing bocce.

Loving mother to Lynda (Jack) Murray of Halfmoon and Michele (Sheldon) Ganz of Great Neck, cherished grandmother to Matthew (Birgit) Murray, Michael (Shelley) Murray, Michelle (Chad) Fitzpatrick, Mark (Minda) Murray, Michael (Mariuca) Ganz, Jonathan (Kathleen) Ganz and Elizabeth (Tide) Smid, much loved great grandmother of 13, also survived by her nieces and nephews Mary Ellen Hunt, Patricia Schaeffer, Joseph Geiger and Cal McCarthy.

Loretta was predeceased by her siblings.

The family of Loretta would like to thank the A3 nursing staff and activities department at the VRM for their compassionate care given to Loretta.

Funeral mass will be celebrated at 10:00 am on Friday October 20, 2017 at St. Michael’s Church, Troy. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Troy. Family and friends are invited and may call on Thursday October 19, 2017 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm at the McLoughlin & Mason Funeral Home, corner of Third Avenue and 109th Street, Lansingburgh.

Memorial donations may be made to the Van Rensselaer Manor, Activities Department, 85 Bloomingrove Drive, Troy, NY 12180 in memory of Loretta.

Please visit www.mcloughlinmason.com.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Van Rensselaer Manor c/o Activities Department
85 Bloomingrove Drive, Troy NY 12180
Tel: 1-518-283-2000

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I'm sorry for your loss. I have many years of family memories with the Murray family. Your mother was great friends of my parents, even in the later years. Thoughts and prayers are with you and your families.Tim Dinan

Tim Dinan Oct 19 2017 12:00 AM