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Andrew H. German, 80; Businessman; Father Of State’s Top General

IN MEMORIAM: Andrew H. German, 80;

Businessman; Father Of NY’s Top General

SCHOHARIE – Funeral services are Tuesday, Aug. 15, for Andrew Harold German, 80, a businessman, Army veteran and father of the adjutant general of the New York State National Guard.  He died at his home on Aug. 9, 2017.

Andrew was born on May 14, 1937, in Roxbury, the son of Melvin and Angie (Hinkley) German.

He served in the Army from 1955 to 1964 as a paratrooper in the 82nd and 101st Airborne Division, spending time in Germany and Lebanon.

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Emory A. Oeser Jr., 83; Served In Airborne, Highway Department

IN MEMORIAM: Emory A. Oeser Jr., 83;

Served In Airborne, Highway Department

CHERRY VALLEY – Emory A. Oeser Jr., 83, who served as a paratrooper in the elite 82nd Airborne Division and later spent his career with the county Highway Department, passed away peacefully at home on May 12, 2017, with his family at his side.

A life-long Cherry Valley resident, Emory was born Jan. 18, 1934, to Emory and Bertha Oeser.  He married Ruth Snyder on July 5, 1958.

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