Robert W. Day, age 46, of Glen, passed away on Tuesday, October 30, 2012, at St. Mary's Hospital, Amsterdam, after being stricken at home.
He was born in Amsterdam on May 1, 1966, a son of the late James J. Day and Doris Johnson Day of Johnstown who survives.
Robert was a class of 1984 graduate of Johnstown High School and received his bachelor's degree in English at SUNY Plattsburgh. He was employed for many years with the New York State Department of Corrections. Mr. Day was also member of the New York State Falconry Association.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Kelly Kollar Day, whom he married on August 31, 1991; one daughter, Jenna Day; two sons, Joshua Day and Noah Day; three brothers, Richard (Mary) Day of Gloversville, James (Kathleen) Day of Wantagh and Ron Day of Johnstown; one sister, Carol Day Meinecke of Gloversville; father-in-law and mother-in-law, David and Linda Kollar of Glen; several nieces, nephews, cousins and great-nephews.
A memorial service will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, November 3, at the A.G. Cole Funeral Home Inc., 215 East Main Street, Johnstown. Family and friends may call prior to the service from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made in Robert's memory to the Animal Shelter of Schoharie Valley, P.O. Box 40, Howes Cave, NY 12092.
Condolences to the family may be made online by visiting our website at www.agcolefuneralhome.com.