Alice V. Balzano


Alice V. Balzano, 70, passed away peacefully into the Lord’s hands on Saturday, October 21, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Brooklyn, NY on November 27, 1946, she was the daughter of Frank and Marion Fitzgerald.

On June 14, 1969, she married the love of her life Ciro Balzano. Alice had a big heart and was always willing to help others. Her door was open to all who needed her. She was affectionately called Mom by many who she cared for. Alice worked at Saratoga Bridges where she shared her love and friendship with her consumers. She enjoyed baking Christmas cookies and Easter chocolates.

Her greatest joy was her family and the time she spent with them.

She was predeceased by her husband Ciro and their son Ciro, Jr. Alice is survived by her children Michael Balzano and his wife Amanda of Malta, Heather Rhodes and her husband Ronald of Malta, and Tara Balzano of Malta; beloved grandchildren Melanie and Anthony; sister Patricia Walsh; goddaughter Jennifer Wolfe; nephew Ricky Walsh, and several additional nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 10:30am Friday, October 27 at St. Mary’s Church, Milton Avenue, Ballston Spa where a mass of Christian burial will be celebrated. Burial will follow in the Gerald BH Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, Duell Road, Schuylerville. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Thursday, October 26 from 5pm to 7pm at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa.

The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses at Saratoga Hospital ICU for their care and compassion.

Guest Book

Judy Addesso

You were always the sweetest person to me. Esp through emails and Facebook you always made me laugh. I always considered you my Aunt Alice the moment we met. You will not only be missed by your whole loving family but I will miss you as well... Rest In Peace my Aunt Alice.. watch over us all and guide your family always. XOXO

Lori Eckberg

Always that smile....compassion. You will be missed and I hope you and Pop's are looking over us all!!! RIP Love you!

Amy Sweet

I’m so sorry for your loss prayers and thoughts for you and the family. May she Rest In Peace

Patricia Walsh

My sister Alice Fitzgerald-Balzano
Is an angel looking over her family now. I keep our memories In my heart so she is always with me.
Until we meet again I will miss you.
All my love to you.

Tara Balzano

You are missed & loved very deeply mom, R.I.P