– Charles Silas Denham III, 59, passed away Saturday, October 12,
2013 after a 5 ½ year battle with cancer. Charles retired in 2010
after 30 years of service with the New York State Department of
Health. He was a longtime member of the R-C Sportsman Club and an
avid Giants and Yankee fan.
Survivors include his loving wife of 40 years, Frances Swartout
Denham of Ravena; son, Christopher Denham of Ravena; daughter,
Jessica Denham Marvelli of Ravena; sisters, Jane Denham Danese of
PA and Sally Denham Waxgiser of FL; grandchildren, Annabella and
Marcus Marvelli; ½ siblings Judith and Jonathan Denham of MA.
Charles was predeceased by his parents, Wendell and Dorothy Denham.
Funeral services will be held 11 AM Thursday October 17th at
the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena. Interment will follow in Grove
Cemetery, Coeymans. Friends may call at the funeral home on
Wednesday from 5 to 7 PM.