Donald Dygert

Donald Dygert, age 67, of Gloversville, died February 14, 2014, unexpectedly at Nathan Littauer Hospital. Mr. Dygert was born in Marshville, NY, the son of the late Alfred and Blanche M. Jones Dygert.

Donald attended Canajoharie Central School. He was a member of the Grace Lutheran Church in Johnstown and was associated with the Club North group.

Donald was married to Phyllis Burgess Dygert on April 24, 1982. She passed away in 1988.

He is survived by four brothers, Raymond E. Dygert of Ames, Lester D. Dygert of Fort Plain, Jack A. Dygert of Sprakers and Jerry A. Dygert of Peoria, AZ; two stepdaughters, Susana Smimmo and Tamara Meese; a son-in-law, Stacy Meese; as well as three grandchildren; a great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews. Donald was predeceased by his brother, Robert A. Dygert; his sister, Marjorie C. Dygert Hazzard; and his twin sister, Dorothy M. Dygert Groff.

The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. today, February 19, 2014, at Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home, 51 Fremont St., Gloversville. Interment will take place in the spring at Prospect Hill Cemetery, Gloversville.

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