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Thursday September 13th, 2018
9:00am - 11:00am

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Thursday September 13th, 2018
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David Lee Schrimsher, Sr.

Rensselaer- David L. Schrimsher passed away on September 5th while on vacation at Wildwood, N.J.  David was the son of the late James F. and Mildred M. Walker Schrimsher and the beloved companion of Jeanette May of Schenectady, who was with him at the time of his passing.

David was retired from the State of New York, Department of Education and was an active member of the Trinity Church of Watervliet. Following his retirement, he was an avid volunteer for several organizations including several area food banks.   In addition to his companion Jeanette, David is survived by his son David L. Schrimsher, Jr. (Selkirk), his brother Robert Schrimsher (Rensselaer), a granddaughter Krystal, great grandchildren as well as many, many loving nieces and nephews including his nieces Gayle and Cindy who shared a special bond with their uncle. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his siblings James, Richard (Ozark), William (Wimpy), Dorothy, Florence, Alice, Barbara and Thelma.

A mass of resurrection will be celebrated on Thursday at 11:00 am at the Trinity Church of Watervliet, 1336 1st Avenue, Watervliet.  Family and friends are invited to visit with David’s family from 9-11 at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Trinity Church of Watervliet would be appreciated.  Burial will be in the Westerlo Rural Cemetery.


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Bob & Diane So sorry to read of your loss. Please accept our condolences in your time of sorrow. We will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers

Marilyn & Howard Kellie Sep 12 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of David Schrimsher, Sr.

Marilyn & Howard Kellie Sep 12 2018 12:00 AM

Bob and family we are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Love paulie and beth

paul and beth martin Sep 12 2018 12:00 AM

Bob & Diane So sorry to read of your loss. Please accept our condolences in your time of sorrow. We will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers

Marilyn & Howard Kellie Sep 12 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of David Schrimsher, Sr.

Marilyn & Howard Kellie Sep 12 2018 12:00 AM

Bob and family we are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Love paulie and beth

paul and beth martin Sep 12 2018 12:00 AM

I want to say Ill miss you David you showed me and taught me a lot about the lord and prayed for me when I had surgery and you were a pleasure to have around. I will always make sure during peace that theres no pile ups in the middle Where you would sit at church. So you will be missed but never forgotten about and o will be there Thursday to say goodbye to you.

Angela Cleveland Sep 11 2018 12:00 AM

I truly love this picture. It captures David. My sincere sympathy. He is truly a great kind simple giving fun and loving guy.

Rosemary L Hoffmann Sep 11 2018 12:00 AM

I want to say Ill miss you David you showed me and taught me a lot about the lord and prayed for me when I had surgery and you were a pleasure to have around. I will always make sure during peace that theres no pile ups in the middle Where you would sit at church. So you will be missed but never forgotten about and o will be there Thursday to say goodbye to you.

Angela Cleveland Sep 11 2018 12:00 AM

I truly love this picture. It captures David. My sincere sympathy. He is truly a great kind simple giving fun and loving guy.

Rosemary L Hoffmann Sep 11 2018 12:00 AM

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