Mr. Carl J. "Pete" Kakareka Jr., 74, of Cobleskill, passed away November 18, 2012. He was born June 17, 1938, in Gloversville, son of the late Carl J. and Frances Cardella Kakareka Sr. He was educated in Gloversville schools and employed earlier in his life at the former Sears & Roebuck store in Gloversville as a mechanic. He had also worked for a time at Garlock Cadillac Oldsmobile dealership. For the last fifteen years, he had been housing manager for the Colonial Village in Cobleskill.