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  • Alvin E. Tadayeski

  • Alvin E. Tadayeski, 85, of Claxton Manor and formerly of Middleville, died on July 23, 2012, at Little Falls Hospital.

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  • Alvin E. Tadayeski, 85, of Claxton Manor and formerly of Middleville, died on July 23, 2012, at Little Falls Hospital.
    Mr. Tadayeski was born on Oct. 29, 1926, in Middleville, a son of the late John and Frances (Blask) Tadayeski. He received his education in Middleville schools and entered the U.S. Army in 1945. Alvin served with the 84th Quartermaster Depot Supply Company during World War II and was honorably discharged in 1946 at the rank of technician fifth grade. On Dec. 8, 1956, he was united in marriage with the former Loretta Wheat at St. John’s Church, Newport. The couple resided on Fairfield Street in Middleville and Alvin was employed for many years as a bridge engineer with the New York State Department of Transportation. They later moved to Sherwood Acres in Herkimer, and Loretta preceded him in death on Oct. 11, 1991.
    While residing in Middleville, Alvin was a member of the former St. Mary’s Church and was a member and past chief of E.W. Corey Hose Company. In Herkimer, he was a member of Pliseck Post No. 4915 V.F.W., Lodge No. 1439 B.P.O.E. and the Polish Club. He enjoyed fishing in his earlier years and was a New York Mets fan.
    Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, James and Julie Tadayeski, of Pineville, La., and Mark and Dianne Tadayeski, of Eldorado Hills, Calif.; ten grandchildren, Shannon, Shawn, Brianne, John, David, Sarah, Mark, Dominique, Alena and Katherine; one great-granddaughter, Petra; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his wife, he was predeceased by a son, John; four sisters, Dorothy and Mary Tadayeski, Victoria Sadlon and Veronica Litten; and by one brother, Edward.
    A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. John’s Church, Newport, on Friday at 9:30 a.m. with the Rev. William A. Gorman, pastor, officiating. Interment will follow in St. John’s Cemetery, Newport, where the New York State Military Forces Honor Guard will provide honors. Calling hours at the Autenrith Funeral Home, Newport, are Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m.
    Memorials may be made to the Herkimer County Humane Society, P.O. Box 73, Mohawk, NY 13407. Envelopes are available at the funeral home.
    Online tributes at www.autenrithfuneral.com.

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