Obituary of Robert St. Andrews
Mr. Robert E. St. Andrews, 67, of Amsterdam, formerly of the Fonda-Fultonville area, passed away Thursday January 24, 2019 at St. Mary's Hospital in Amsterdam.
Born on September 23, 1951, a son of the late Erwin Lloyd and Marjorie Lillian Burroughs St. Andrews. He was a lifelong area resident and attended local schools.
Robert was employed for over 38 years at the Keymark Corporation in Fonda retiring in 2008. He attended Crossroads Community Church in Amsterdam and always put his family and his faith first.
Robert enjoyed watching sports on TV especially wrestling and stock car racing. He also enjoyed being outdoors and fishing.
He is survived by his five siblings, two brothers, William L. St. Andrews of Bleeker and Leonard D. (Sarah) St. Andrews of Johnstown. Three sisters, Phyliss L. (Ricky) Smith Sr. of Fultonville, Rosalie L. (Richard Fosmire) Colby of Gloversville and Shirley E. St. Andrews of Johnstown. Nieces and nephews, Eric, Hollis, Ricky Jr., Krista, Seneca, Kayla, Kendra and Duke. Aunts, uncles, several great-nieces, great nephews and cousins also survive.
Funeral services will be held on Monday January 28, 2019 at 1:00 PM at the Jackson and Betz Funeral Home, 15 Main St., Fultonville, NY with Rev. D.A. Schuster of Crossroads Community Church presiding. Interment will be in the spring in Glen Village Cemetery. The family will receive relatives and friends on Monday prior to the service from 11:00 AM to 1:00PM at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Crossroads Community Church, 24 Division St., Amsterdam, NY 12010 or to the Amen Place Soup Kitchen, 105 Guy Park Ave, Amsterdam, NY 12010.