BALLSTON LAKE William V. Wells, 80, of Lancaster Ct. and formerly of Troy, died Sunday May 6, 2018 at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady. Born in Troy he was the son of the late Arthur and Marion Donovan Wells. He was a 1955 graduate of Catholic Central High School and a 1959 graduate of Siena College.
Bill had been employed by the State of New York for over 30 years and retired from the Department of Labor in 1992. He was a member of PEF. He served as organist for over 50 years at the former St. Patrick’s Church in Troy.
Bill is survived by his wife of 51 years, Janet Chicoine Wells and his siblings, Catherine Capsimalis (George) of Clifton Park and Heleen Knapp (David) of Ballston Lake as well as several nieces, nephews grandnieces and grandnephews.
Funeral services will be Saturday at 8:15 am from the Philip J. Brendese Funeral Home, 133 Broad St., Waterford and at 9 am at St. Augustine’s Church in Lansingburgh. Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Troy.
Relatives and friends may visit at the funeral home on Friday from 4-7 pm.