Obituary of James Peter 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.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of James Maturo, please visit Tribute Store