Bom-Wrapper

Martin Conroy

Martin J. "Marty" Conroy Sr.

Tuesday, June 21st, 1921 - Friday, June 14th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Martin Conroy, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Martin Conroy with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

WATERFORD Martin J. Conroy, Sr. died peacefully Friday, June 14, 2019 one week before his 98th birthday. Born in Troy, he was the son of the late John and Helen Donovan Conroy.

Marty was a 1939 graduate of CCHS and played football for the Watervliet Garnets in his earlier years. He went on to work at Norton Co. (Behr Manning) for 43 years retiring as a foreman in 1983. He was a communicant of St. Mary of the Assumption Church and belonged to the Colonie Elks. In his free time he loved hunting, fishing, gardening and travelling to casinos to play bingo.

Marty was the husband of Mary Bourassa Conroy who died in 2011 and loving father of John Conroy (Donna) of Cumming, GA, Martin Conroy, Jr. (Nancy) of Ballston Lake, and Francis Conroy (Anne) of New York, NY; step father of Gerald Monast (Sharon) of Melrose, Mary Spadola (Thomas) of Ravena, Paul Monast (Jane) of Ballston Lake and Michelle Monast of Melrose; brother of the late, Joseph Conroy, Mary Butler, Ann Baron, Emily, John and Thomas Conroy; and brother in law of Cathy Conroy. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Gregory, Andrew and Meghan Conroy, Jason and Liza Browe, Kia Loiacono, Emily Conroy-Krutz, Julie Conroy, Sage and Benjamin Monast, Thomas, Nicholas and William Spadola, Caitlin and Michael Monast, Rachel and Graham Peat; his great grandchildren, Leah, Jamison, Adrianna, Gianna, Lily, Lizzie, Maisie, Oran, Milo, Liana, Natalia, Emelia, Elicia, Harper, Nora, Zoey and Leo as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 9 a.m. at the Philip J. Brendese Funeral Home, 133 Broad St., Waterford and at 9:30 a.m. at St. Mary of the Assumption Church. Interment will follow in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Waterford.

Relatives and friends may visit at the funeral home Tuesday from 4-7 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary of the Assumption Restoration Fund, 119 Broad St., Waterford, NY 12188.

The family would especially like to thank the staff at Community Hospice and Unit A-1 at Van Rensselaer Manor for their loving care of Marty.
Read Less

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, June 18th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, June 18th, 2019 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    Philip J. Brendese Funeral Home
    Address
    133 Broad Street (Rte. 32)
    WATERFORD, NY 12188
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Wednesday, June 19th, 2019 | 9:30am
    When
    Wednesday, June 19th, 2019 9:30am
    Location
    Saint Mary of the Assumption Church
    Address
    119 Broad Street
    WATERFORD, NY 12188
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Reverend David Kelley, OSA
  • Interment

    Location
    St. Joseph's Cemetery
    Address
    Middletown Rd.
    WATERFORD, NY 12188
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Affiliations

  • Elks Lodge
  • Roman Catholic Church

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Martin here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Michael and Sean Byrnes and Emily Conroy-Krutz have sent flowers to the family of Martin J. "Marty" Conroy Sr..
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
JN

joseph nous

Posted at 04:09pm
We just heard, with deep sorrow, of Marty's passing this morning. He was a wonderful man--always willing to share his tales and adventures. We enjoyed visiting with Aunt Marie and Marty--listening to his garage sale encounters. We could always count on his cheerful smile and attitude. We are sorry that we were unavailable for the services since we are living in Florida at this time. Marty will be missed!
Fondly, Joe and Joan
MB

Michael and Sean Byrnes

Posted at 08:21pm
Marty will remain in our hearts forever.
Flower Image

Michael and Sean Byrnes purchased the Blooming Garden Basket for the family of Martin Conroy. Send Flowers

EC

Emily Conroy-Krutz

Posted at 05:21pm
We wish that we could be there with everyone to share memories and love. Holding all of the family in our prayers. With love, the Conroy-Krutzes
Flower Image

Emily Conroy-Krutz purchased flowers for the family of Martin Conroy. Send Flowers

Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Share by: