Robert C. Nash, 73

Robert C. Nash, 73, of Broadway, passed away on Friday, Aug.21, 2009, at the Glens Falls Hospital following a short illness.

Born on Oct. 8, 1935, in Troy, he was the son of the late John C. and Augusta (Kelly) Nash.

He was a U.S. Army veteran and a retired mechanic for the Washington County Highway Department.  He was a member of the Whitehall Elks, Lodge 1491 and a past member of the Knights of Columbus.

Besides his parents, he is predeceased by one brother, Gerald Nash.
  He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Gillette (Newell) Nash of Whitehall; four children, Laura VanGuilder and her husband, Joe, Kelly Nash and his wife, Kim, Jamie Nash and his wife, Jan, and Mary Grace Spalton and her husband, Tim; one brother, Larry Nash and his wife, Mary Ann; nine grandchildren; two nieces; and one nephew.


  There will be no calling hours.


  Graveside services will be conducted at Saratoga National Cemetery at a later date in October.


  Arrangements are under the direction of the Jillson Funeral Home, Inc., 46 Williams St., Whitehall.






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