BALLSTON SPA – Robert P. Hanley,70, of Ballston Spa, went to be with the Lord, September 1, 2010 at Saratoga Hospital. Bob was born in Cohoes, and lived in the Capital District most of his life. He was a graduate of HVCC and was employed by the Grand Cash Market and later by Xerox Corp. and Crossman Arms before joining and becoming co-owner of the family business Hanley Sign Co., Inc. Bob was an proud member of World Sign Associates, an organization he loved, once serving as Chairman of Division 9. He was also co-owner of Sacandaga Campground. He loved being with his family and friends. He also enjoyed church, golf, shuffleboard, gardening and the NY Yankees. He was a Mr. Fix-It and task master. He was a planner and dreamer with a sharp business mind. Most of all he loved being with his bride, Carol.
Bob is survived by his beloved wife of 50 years, Carol L. Agan Hanley; his daughters Lisa Tymchyn (David) of Latham, Erin Nuzzi (David) of Burnt Hills, and Jennifer McClaine (Steve) of Duanesburg; his brother James Hanley (Barbara); his sister Sheila McGrath (Gene); his cousin Patty Hatalsky; his grandchildren Samantha Tymchyn, Daniel Nuzzi, Joseph Nuzzi; and by several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held in the Hans Funeral Home, 1088 Western Ave., Albany, Wednesday morning at 11:00. Relatives and friends are invited, and may call at the funeral home Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. Interment will be in St. John’s Lutheran Church Cemetery, Colonie. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Hortense & Louis Rubin Dialysis Center, Inc., Troy Center, 1850 Peoples Ave., Troy, NY 12180. The Hanley family wishes to thank Dr. Barry Lindenberg, Dr. Thomas Schumacher, Dr. Christopher Buff, the staff of the Rubin Dialysis Center in Clifton Park, and the staff of the Saratoga Hospital Emergency Room for the fine care they provided to Bob. To leave a message of condolence for the family or obtain directions to the funeral home, please visit www.HansFuneralHome.com .