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John Tangora, Sr.
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Delmar - John Tangora, Sr. passed away peacefully surrounded by family on February 21, 2018. John grew up in Albany and was the son of the late Philip and Lena (Tornatore) Tangora. He was predeceased y his wife, Diane (Richardson) to whom he was married for almost 54 years. He owned and operated an antique store for many years and also a local variety store. He loved old western movies, card games and hunting and bargaining for antique treasures as well as watching shows about antiques. He loved spending time with his family and friends and especially enjoyed Sunday family dinners at his sister's. He also loved his many trips to Florida with family and friends. He will be missed terribly. He is survived by his children, Philip (Franky) Tangora, Laurie (Jonathan) Cohen and John (Krista) Tangora Jr.; and his grandchildren, Nicholas and Christoher (Jenna Lee) Tangora, Abigail and Molly Cohen and Joseph and Samuel Tangora. He is also survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Jane and Tom Fox, as well as many nieces and nephews. He is also predeceased by his brother and sister-in-law, Angelo and Lucy Tangora. At John's request, there will be no services. Anyone wishing to make donations, please consider the American Lung Association or St. Peter's Hospice.

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