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Joseph Zuckerman

Joseph Ben Zuckerman, 44, formerly of Saratoga Springs, died suddenly at Reid Hospital in Richmond, Indiana at 12:25 a.m. on Sunday morning (August 22, 2010).

Born on Oct. 11, 1965 in Vicenza, Italy, he is a son of Nuala Zuckerman of Gansevoort, NY and Jack & Monna Zuckerman of Saratoga Springs, NY.

In addition to his parents, survivors include his wife, Michele (Robinson) Zuckerman, Fountain City; his children, Daniel Zuckerman (age 17), Dara Zuckerman (age 16), Hannah Zuckerman (age 13) and Noah Zuckerman (age 8), all of Fountain City; his sisters, Lea Osborne, Saratoga Springs, NY and Ursula (Geoffrey) Hall, Niskayuna, NY; his brother, David Zuckerman, Saratoga Springs, NY; his grandmother, Mary Lawlor, London, England; an uncle, Michael (Christine) Lawlor, North Carolina; his parents-in-law, Richard and Susan Robinson, Malta, NY; sisters-in-law, Denise (Scott) Berry and Jennifer (Mark) Butler of Indiana and many nieces and nephews from New York and Indiana.

Joe began his work career working for his father at their family business "Games People Play". He won multiple awards and honors for his management skills throughout his work career and most recently was hired by Comcast Telecommunications in Indiana, where the family had moved to be close to Michele's sisters. He enjoyed playing golf and was an avid fan of "Mafia Wars" on Facebook.

The funeral service will be conducted at 10:30am Thursday (Aug. 26, 2010) at the William J. Burke & Sons/Bussing & Cunniff Funeral Homes, 628 North Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 584-5373. Burial will follow at Temple Sinai Cemetery, Moreau, NY.

Kaddish will be at 6pm Friday evening at Temple Sinai, 509 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY (518-584-8730).

The family will observe Shiva at 7pm Thursday evening, 8pm Saturday and 7pm Sunday evening at their residence, 120 Meadowbrook Road, Saratoga Springs, NY.

Memorials may be made in the form of donation to the Joseph Zuckerman Children's Educational Trust Fund at the Saratoga National Bank, 171 South Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866.

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Michele,Dan,Dara,Hannah and Noah
There are no words to express how very sad we feel. Dad was a kind,caring man and most of all loved all of you very much. I remember my last conversations with your Dad and how happy he was. We love you Joe, you have been a son to us for many years.
Dick and Sue Robinson

Dick and Sue Robinson Aug 25 2010 12:00 AM

So extremely sorry to hear about your loss. You are in our prayers. May God bring your family much comfort in this time of hardship.

Mike, Dianne, Jaren & Lilly Meyer Aug 25 2010 12:00 AM

I graduated from Saratoga with Joey. I will never forget those dimples. So sorry for your loss.
Prayers to you all.
Chris Morgan Nickerson

Chris Morgan Nickerson Aug 24 2010 12:00 AM