Percival B. Dodd


Percival B. Dodd 88, passed away on Friday, August 28, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born in Quaker Springs, NY on December 3, 1931 to Percival and Harriet Dodd.

Percy worked for the United States Postal Service in Albany for 26 years, retiring in 1996. He loved to travel and dine out. Percy was an avid reader and always made sure to enter the Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes.

He was predeceased by his sisters Beulah Hodgson, Hazel Flatly, Janet Schultz and Alberta Totten. Percy is survived by his life partner Gladys Purvee and her children Jane McCord and John Purvee; and several nieces and nephews.

A private family service will be held. Memorial contributions in memory of Percy may be made to Community Hospice of Saratoga, 179 Lawrence Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866.

Guest Book

Rae-Lyn Dussault

I am so sad to hear of Percy's passing. It was always the hi-lite of our day when he and Jane would stop by the office and "harass" the girls! Always smiling, booming voice, tall as a tree, and oh those Christmas cookies. We are thinking of you Jane - you are in our hearts and prayers.
Rae-Lyn, Leah, Linda, Jessa & Danielle - Malta Assessor's Office

Diane (Regis) Armer

Mrs. Purvee, Jayne, John and Christopher, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time. Sincerely, Diane (Regis) Armer

CJ Foy

Percy. A fun gamesman, master gardener, smart chatter, expert nap-taker, and an all-around sweet man. So glad you've been a member of our family. We'll miss you and your big heart, sir. Go with God. Love to you Aunt Janie, Jayne Marie, John, Christopher, & the rest of his family & friends.