Frank W. Schwab III


Frank W. Schwab III passed away on Friday, August 14, 2020 at his home after a four year battle with pancreatic cancer.

Frank was born on June 13, 1947 in Niskayuna, NY to Thelma and Frank W. Schwab, II. He attended Galway Schools and graduated in 1965. Frank worked for a furniture company in Broadalbin and later for General Electric Co in Schenectady retiring with thirty-one years of service.

He loved tinkering in the garage, building tractors, hot rods, go-carts and anything electronic, especially computers.

He was predeceased by his parents Thelma and Frank, and his sister Darlene. Frank is survived by his wife Charlene (Engel) Schwab and their sons, Frank W. Schwab IV (Kelly) and William J. Schwab (Diane); two grandchildren Frank W. Schwab V and Amber Lynn Schwab; sister Joyce Coppola; and six nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to call on Tuesday, August 18 from 9am to 11am at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. A private family service will follow with burial in East Galway Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in memory of Frank may be made to Saratoga Hospital.

The family would like to thank Community Hospice of Saratoga and the doctors and staff at Saratoga Hospital for their care and compassion.

Social distancing and facemasks are required per CDC guidelines.

Guest Book

Dick and Kathy Denner

So sorry for your loss. Prayers for your family.

Nick & Crystal Dalessandro

We are so very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts & prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Ron Newkirk

I'm in shock. I'm so glad I stopped to visit when I was in NY. I have so many great memories of Frank. My heart and thoughts go out to you Charlene and family.

Herb and Sandie Taylor

Charlene and family,
Was saddened to read of Frank's passing. Remembering memories of our meeting at magsh on Friday get together burnt hills. Words can't take away pain in your heart but memories of past times will get you thru day by day.

Kevin & Irene Barkley

Billy,
We are so very sorry for your loss, may he rest in peace, and may you and your family find comfort in knowing he is in a much better place, we will keep you close in our hearts, thoughts and prayers in the coming weeks as y'all are going through your process of grieving, if you need anything you know where we live..
Kevin & Irene Barkley

Diane and Jerry D'Alessandro

We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers and thoughts are with you.
With Sympathy, Diane and Jerry D'Alessandro

Paula Foti

My heartfelt condolences to you and your family .

Joan and Todd Berlin

Love and prayers to you Charlene and family