James Peter "Jim" Maturo

James Peter Maturo, 78 of Uncas Lane died on Sunday Sept. 5, 2021 after a brief illness.   He was born on Oct. 7, 1942 in Malden, MA and was the son of the late Edward James and Katherine O'Brien Maturo.  Jim was a graduate of Schenectady Community College where he received his Associates Degree in Applied Science.  He was a US Air Force Veteran having served honorably during the Vietnam War.   He had been an air traffic controller for the Albany County Airport for over 10 years.  Jim was also a paralegal for the NYS Attorney Generals Office in Albany.  He had been a Friend of Bill for over 30 years.  He was a faithful man who visited the Kateri Tekakwitha National Shrine for many years. 

 

Jim is the devoted father of Edward James (Stephanie) Maturo of Clay, NY; cherished grandfather of Emma, Aidan and Olivia; brother of the late Mary Guzofski.   He was a dear longtime friend and companion of Sheila Foglietta and beloved by her children, grandchildren, and family.  Also survived by nieces, nephews and friends.

 

Calling hours will be from 4-6 pm Friday in the Gordon C. Emerick Funeral Home 1550 Rt. 9 Clifton Park, NY 12065.

 

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Tribute Program, PO Box 1000, Dept. 142 Memphis, TN 38148-0142 or to Conifer Park 79 Glenridge Rd. Schenectady, NY 12302.