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Visitation

Konicek & Collett Funeral Home, LLC
Tuesday May 1st, 2018
9:00am - 10:45am

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Konicek & Collett Funeral Home, LLC
Tuesday May 1st, 2018
10:45am - 11:00am

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Tuesday May 1st, 2018
12:30pm - 12:45pm

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William A. Froehlich

William A. Froehlich Jr.

Watervliet-William A. “Billy” Froehlich Jr., 58, passed away at home on April 25, 2018.  Born in Albany he was the son of the late William A. and Joanne R. Forbes Froehlich and was the loving fiance' of Joann M. McGrail.

Billy spent his childhood in Albany surrounded by many friends and was educated in Albany schools. William proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy.  Billy enjoyed fishing, being a devoted Vikings fan, watching old movies on TV and spending time at the Watervliet AOH where he was a member.  In addition to his fiance', Billy is survived by his sister Pamela R. (Anthony) Close, his beloved aunt, Karen Barthelmas; “stepfather” of Danielle McGrail, Wesley (Nikki Catalfamo) McGrail, Ryan McGrail; nieces Krystal Close and Krista Close. Survivors also include several grandchildren, great nieces and nephews and many friends.

Family and friends are invited to visit with Billy’s family on Tuesday, May 1st from 9-10:45 a.m. at the Konicek & Collett Funeral Home, LLC, 1855 12th Avenue, Watervliet.  There will be a brief prayer service at 10:45 a.m. followed by burial with Military Honors in Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery at 12:30 p.m.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the USS Slater restoration fund, ussslater.org would be appreciated


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My condolences to the family. Praying for your strength

Jacquelyn Cooper Apr 30 2018 12:00 AM

My condolences to the family. Praying for your strength

Jacquelyn Cooper Apr 30 2018 12:00 AM

Sail & Fly High Billy with God speed. Our sincere condolences to Joann and Family. Keith, Nancy and family.

Keith & Nancy Berben Apr 29 2018 12:00 AM

Sail & Fly High Billy with God speed. Our sincere condolences to Joann and Family. Keith, Nancy and family.

Keith & Nancy Berben Apr 29 2018 12:00 AM

Joanie Oliver-Wegman Apr 28 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of William Froehlich

Joanie Oliver-Wegman Apr 28 2018 12:00 AM

Joanne, our deepest condolences on the Passing of Billy. Words cant express my sadness for your loss. Please let us know if we can do anything.

Joanie Oliver-Wegman Apr 28 2018 12:00 AM

Earle G. Forbes III Apr 28 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of William Froehlich

Earle G. Forbes III Apr 28 2018 12:00 AM

I am in disbelief over your passing, you were my big brother, I will Love and Miss You Always. We had a lot of Adventures and Laughs together, Times I will Always Cherish and Remember,You were One of a Kind Cous, Love You My Brother , Earle.

Earle G. Forbes III Apr 28 2018 12:00 AM

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