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Louis Edgar Zaluski

Louis Edgar Zaluski

1932 - 2017

  Louis Edgar Zaluski, 84, of Edwards, NY, passed away April 10, 2017, at the Gouverneur

Hospital.

  Louis was born July 23, 1932, in Southampton, Long Island, the son of the late Stanley and

Dorris Backus Zaluski. He graduated from Edwards Central School in 1951. On October 9, 1951,

he married Jean Anne Whitmarsh who passed away in October of 2016.

  After serving four years in the navy, Louis delivered milk for the Edwards milk plant before

taking a job with the Gouverneur Talc Company. He held various positions with the company and

eventually would become the mine foreman, retiring in 1994.

  “Snook,” as he was affectionately known as by his friends and family, was an avid hunter and

longtime member of the Pine Tree hunting club.

  Surviving are a son, Steven L. (Kathy) Zaluski, of Adams Center, N.Y., a daughter, Chris A.

(Ralph) Smith, of Cazenovia, N.Y., four grandchildren, Heather (Daniel) Tarzia, of Watertown,

N.Y., Sarah (Ehimika) Ohiorhenuan, of Los Angles, Ca., Christopher (Erin) Smith, of Randolph,

N.J. and Scott( Jennifer) Smith, of Huntersville, N.C.; five great grandchildren, a sister Constance

Zaluski Desmond, of Lawrenceville, N.J., a brother-in-law Richard Whitmarsh, of Edwards, N.Y., a

sister-in-law, Sally Capone (Salvator), of Star Lake, N.Y., and several nieces and nephews. A brother,

Stanley, predeceased him.

  There will be no calling hours or funeral service. Contributions may be made to the

Alzheimer’s Association, 441 West Kirkpatrick Street, Syracuse, NY 13204. Arrangements are with

D.L. Calarco Funeral Home, Inc. Condolences may be made to www.dlcalarco.com.

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Which of thirteen, twenty four, 81, 94 or seventy seven is the lowest?

Condolences left by other guests:

Louis will be missed on the street with the everyday wave or drive by and occasionally a stop and visit. As I kept his driveway cleared in the winter he was always watching closely. Thank you for allowing me to assist you in the smallest things.

By D. Barker on 04 18, 2017


Condolences left by other guests:

Dear Steve and Chris ,

I am very sorry to hear of your father passing. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family at this time. I will never forget growing up next door to your mom and dad and seeing them on a daily basis. They were wonderful people to whom were great neighbors and friends. Louie was always someone my dad spoke highly of and was one of the few of the “old guard” that was still around. May god bless your family. Michael Lennox

By Michael Lennox on 04 18, 2017


Condolences left by other guests:

Please accept my condolences in your time of loss.  Time marches on but our memories of the good times remains forever.  Take care. mike

By Mike Conklin on 04 16, 2017


Condolences left by other guests:

Steve and Chris,

So sorry for your loss.
Our thoughts are with you and your families. 
It always brought a smile to see your parents walking together with their little dog on a string.  I felt bad last summer that there were no blackberries for me to take your Dad.  How happy they made them both.  He said he would make his famous pie. 

Dave and Nettie Whitford

By Nettie Rice Whitford on 04 15, 2017


Condolences left by other guests:

Steve and Chris, I am so sorry for your loss. Your dad was a good man. He was always friendly with me when you and I were growing up. Margo and I send our condolences.  Snook will be missed.Take care and may God bless the Zaluski family.

By Brent Wood on 04 15, 2017


Condolences left by other guests:

1 Thessalonians 4:13-18
The Comfort of Christ’s Coming
13 But I do not want you to be ignorant, brethren, concerning those who have fallen asleep, lest you sorrow as others who have no hope. 14 For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so God will bring with Him those who sleep in Jesus.
15 For this we say to you by the word of the Lord, that we who are alive and remain until the coming of the Lord will by no means precede those who are asleep. 16 For the Lord Himself will descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of an archangel, and with the trumpet of God. And the dead in Christ will rise first. 17 Then we who are alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And thus we shall always be with the Lord. 18 Therefore comfort one another with these words.

By Terry Jacobs on 04 14, 2017


Condolences left by other guests:

I am sad to hear about Louie.  I will always remember all the fun times with him at GTC. I am also so glad I see him & talk with him a week ago. You are in our thoughts & prayers.

By Bonnie Seaman on 04 14, 2017


Condolences left by other guests:

Steve and Kathy,
Sad to read of your father’s passing.  Sending love and prayers your way.  I did not know your Dad and my Dad shared the name “Edgar” and that they both had Alzheimer’s. Now they share passing over, April 10th and 15th.  They’d probably enjoy each other too!  Miss you…

By Cinda Miller on 04 13, 2017


Condolences left by other guests:

Steve and Kathy,

While I didn’t know your dad I am so sorry for your loss. I’m sure you have lots of good stories and countless wonderful memories to help you through these times

Frank adsit

By Frank on 04 13, 2017


Condolences left by other guests:

Steve & Chris….so sorry for your loss.  Your dad was one of the few that I still know in Edwards.  I’ll miss seeing your mom and dad walking by Charlie’s on Sunday mornings.  I hate to see these older ones pass on because they were such an important part of “our ” growing up in Edwards.  Take care and stop in Harrisville sometime.

By Rick Bearor on 04 12, 2017


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