Warren W. Schlickenrieder Sr.
VOORHEESVILLE Warren W. Schlickenrieder Sr., age 95, passed away at the Hospice Inn at St. Peter’s on December 3, 2016, with his loving family by his side.
Born in the Bronx, he was the son of the late William and Anna Barcel Schlickenrieder. Warren attended Manhattan College where he earned his bachelor’s degree in engineering. He spent two and a half years in the military, serving 11 months overseas.
Warren was employed by the New York State Department of Health for over 40 years. His first assignment was in Middletown, after which he was transferred to serve as district engineer in Saranac Lake, where he lived and worked for 15 years. He was then transferred to Albany where he worked with the Department of Health and Environmental Conservation. While in Albany, he represented New York State on the Sewerage Works Standards Committee of the Great Lakes-Upper Mississippi River Board of State Sanitary Engineers for many years.
Warren was a lifetime member of the New York Water Environmental Association.
Warren was an avid sports enthusiast. In addition to playing baseball and basketball in college, he also played minor league baseball for the Cherokees of Kingsport, Tenn., Appalachian league. He also enjoyed bowling, softball, golf and tennis, and was often seen at the Times Union Center whenever Manhattan came into town to play.
Warren was also member of the New Scotland Kiwanis where he served as president and also as secretary.
Warren was predeceased by his wife, Virginia; his brother, Randolph; and sister, Anita Emberton. He is survived by his daughters, Lynn Sullivan of Raleigh, N.C., Lauren Cox-Fazio (Frank) of Slingerlands, Lee Edwards (Robert) of Brooksville, Fla.; a son, Warren Schlickenrieder Jr. of Voorheesville; his grandchildren, Robert Warren Edwards of Hudson, Fla., John Robert Cox Jr. (Rebecka) of Duanesburg, and Kyle Raymond Cox (Alyssa) of Guilderland; and great-grandson, Cameron John Cox. He is also survived by his brother, William Schlickenrieder (Barbara) of Cary, N.C., and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 9 a.m. Wednesday, December 7, 2016, from the Reilly & Son Funeral Home, Voorheesville, and at 9:30 a.m. at St. Matthew’s Church, 25 Mountain View St., Voorheesville. Burial will be in the Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Hawthorne, N.Y. Calling hours will be Tuesday from 4 to 7 p.m. in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make a memorial contribution to St. Matthew’s Church in Voorheesville or the New Scotland Kiwanis.
Reilly & Son Funeral Home Inc9 Voorheesville AveVoorheesville, NY 12186(518) 765-3633Funeral Home Details
Published in Albany Times Union from Dec. 5 to Dec. 6, 2016
Schlickenrieder, Warren W. Sr.[MC???? RIP]
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Colon, Philip J. (MC1962) added this request to his prayer circle.
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I believe that Warren is a member of the Class of 1943.
May He Rest In Peace.
McEneney, Mike (MC1953)
[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]
Schlickenrieder, Warren W. Sr.[MC1943 RIP]
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