Brunswick- Marianne Danaher, 62, of Creek Road, Wynantskill died peacefully on Saturday, June 27, 2020 at her residence after a long-fought illness surrounded by her loving family. Born in South Glens Falls, Marianne was the daughter of the late Robert and Joan Doolady Russo and the beloved wife of Michael C. “Mickey” Danaher Jr. Together they took many trips, cruises and camping trips to celebrate life and their love for each other. Marianne was a lifelong resident of the area, was a graduate of Catholic High and a longtime communicant of Sacred Heart Church. Marianne followed her dream to become a nurse to help people because that was what she always did. Prior to her illness Marianne had been an LPN at the Van Rensselaer Manor for a number of years and had previously been a representative with Verizon retiring from there in 2013. Marianne enjoyed crocheting and knitting and the time she spent with her children and grandchildren.
Survivors in addition to her husband include her loving daughters Nicholl (Walter Luce) of Troy , Erika (Luke Rossner) of No. Greenbush and Annmarie (Alan Lane) of Troy, her beloved brothers and sisters Karen (Phil) Glogowski of Brunswick, Timothy (Lisa) Russo of No. Greenbush, Patricia Danaher of Wynantskill and Steve (Jana) Russo of Poestenkill, doting grandmother to Gracie, Abigail, Hunter, Adalynn and Allie and survived by many beautiful nieces and nephews.
Marianne was the wife of the late Joseph Zalucki Jr. and sister of the late Michelle Russo.
She is making sure it is a good big house for us all when we get there….till we meet again mama.
Relatives and friends are invited to share in a celebration of Marianne’s Life 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, July 4 at her home.
Donations in memory of Marianne Danaher may be made to the Community Hospice Foundation 310 So. Manning Blvd. Albany, NY 12208
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