Eva C. Bussey Hogan, 92 passed away peacefully on Friday September 8, 2017. Born on July 14, 1925, she was the daughter of Charles Bussey and Anna Farrell Bussey and the loving wife to the late Joseph Hogan, they married on June 19, 1948 and he died in 1996. Eva grew up in Troy, raised her family in Delmar then Newtonville and moved to Wilton in her adult years, most recently residing at the Stanton Nursing Home in Queensbury for the last 4 years.
Eva worked for New York State Department of Transportation as a payroll clerk for 17 years, retiring in 1987.
Eva is survived by her children Christine Getzelman (Bob) of Denver, Colorado, Barbara Keville (Greg) of Troy, Joseph Hogan (Lisa) of Gansevoort and Mary Ellen Benham (Kirk) of Saugerties, her grandchildren Matthew Getzelman, Sarah Magnatta, Katie Ewing, Eric Keville, Jason Keville, Daniel Hogan and her eight great grandchildren.
Eva was predeceased by her siblings Robert Bussey, Dottie Doody and Mary Lalley.
She joins her loving husband as well as lifelong friends Ron and Lady, her brother, sisters, brother in law Chuck and sister in law Mary Brinkman for their eternal party in heaven.
Eva’s family wishes to thank the staff at the Stanton Nursing Home for all the compassionate care they provided to Eva these last 4 years.
Family and friends are invited and may call on Wednesday September 13, 2017 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am with funeral service to follow at 11:00 am at the McLoughlin & Mason Funeral Home, corner of 109th Street and Third Avenue, Lansingburgh. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery, Troy. In lieu of flowers donations in memory of Eva may be made to Alzheimer’s Association.
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