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Erica Pescatore

August 27, 1927 ~ February 23, 2018 (age 90)

Erica Pescatore, age 90, passed away on Friday, February 23, 2018 at the Gateway House of Peace surrounded by her loving family.

She was born on August 27, 1927 in New York, NY, the daughter of the late Erich Floter and Johanna Huppe Floter.

Erica was a dedicated and hard worker.  She was a Deputy County Clerk at the Putnum County Department of Motor Vehicle for many years before retiring in 1985.  She was a devoted and loving mother.  She was very proud of her family and was excited to become a "Grammy" to her grandchildren.  She loved unconditionally with no conditions, she was an encourager, listener, and she loved to nurture those she loved.  Erica thoroughly enjoyed the outdoors. She loved horses at an early age.  After retiring she was able to enjoy working at the Saratoga Race Track and she loved going to the races. 

She is survived by her son, Edward Pescatore (Dorothy); daughter, Joann Walz; grandsons, David Place, Keith Pescatore (Jennifer), Christopher Place; granddaughters, Sherene Lane (Jim), Ann Marie Walz (Joseph Selesky), Jeannine Waltz (Jo-Anna), Karen Pescatore Murray (Alan) and many friends and extended family that will miss her dearly.  

She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Alfonso and daughter, Marie “Dee Dee” Place.

Family and friends may call from 12:00 noon to 1:15 pm on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at Compassionate Funeral Care, 402 Maple Ave. (Rte 9 and/or Marion Ave.), Saratoga Springs, New York.

A graveside service will be held at 2:00 pm, following the viewing at Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, 200 Duell Road, Schuylerville, NY.   

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