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Obituary for Barbara S. Ormsby (Beaulac)

COHOES Barbara S. Ormsby, 88, passed away suddenly Monday, November 27, 2023 at Albany Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. 

Born and educated in Cohoes, Barbara was a lifelong resident of the city. She was the daughter of the late Clifford and Helen Mason Beaulac and the wife of Edward R. Ormsby who passed in 2009.

She is survived by her loving children, Cynthia Whitney of Cohoes, Cheryl Monell (Andrew) of Kinderhook and Edward J. Ormsby (Cassie) of Waterford; by her brother, Douglas Beaulac (late Betty) of Ballston Lake; by her adored grandchildren, Graig Whitney (Johanna) and Laura Whitney (Chad Marshall); by her cherished great grandchildren, Cyrus, Henry, Helen, Tessa and Harper Whitney as well as her nephew, Jeremy Beaulac (Jody).

In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by her brothers, Frank and Gerald Beaulac.  

Barbara will be remembered as a strong woman who would do anything to help those in need. She loved her family above all else and especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was the best Mother you could ever ask for. 

Funeral services were held privately and Barbara was laid to rest next to her husband in the Saratoga National Cemetery.  

Those wishing to remember Barbara in a special way may make contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place,Memphis, TN 38105.