Colonie - Henry F. Blaauboer, 92, of Braintree St. died Thursday, October 31, 2019 at St. Peter’s Hospital in Albany. Born in Albany, Henry was a lifelong Colonie resident. He was a veteran of the United States Navy, serving during World War II. He worked for 40 years as a printer at Boyd Printing in Albany. Henry enjoyed hunting and fishing and was a charter member of the Albany County Fish and Game Club. He was a former communicant of Our Lady of Mercy Church in Colonie and a current communicant of Christ Our Light Church in Loudonville.
Henry was the husband of Vinci Crisafulli Blaauboer; father of James Blaauboer (Mary) of Clifton Park, John Blaauboer (Anne) of Rotterdam and Robert Blaauboer (Terry) of Colonie; grandfather of Lauren, James “Jake”, Mary Grace “Molly”, Taryn and Nicholas Blaauboer; brother of the late Joan, James and Edward Blaauboer. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral 9:00 a.m. Monday, November 4, 2019 from the Reilly & Son Funeral Home, Colonie and at 10:00 a.m. at Christ Our Light Church, 1 Maria Dr., Loudonville. Burial will be in Our Lady of Angels Cemetery in Colonie. Calling hours will be Sunday from 3 - 6 p.m. in the funeral home.