Margaret Kirkpatrick

Obituary of Margaret E. Kirkpatrick

Margaret E. Kirkpatrick, 73, a longtime resident of Quaker Springs, passed away Thursday, December 31, 2020 at Saratoga Hospital. Born on December 9, 1947 in Walton, NY she was the daughter of Ralph and Elizabeth Dutcher. Margaret had been employed for many years at the Sterling Drug Company before taking a position at GE Silicones, and retiring from Momentive Performance Materials in Waterford. She joined the Quaker Springs Fire Department in 1985 and served for 30 years. She was the first woman to hold the positions of Lieutenant, Department Secretary, Fire Police Captain and Fire Commissioner. Margaret was elected to the position of Tax Collector for the Town of Saratoga in 2015. She is predeceased by her brother Robert Dutcher of Walton, NY. Survivors include her children, Christopher (Claire) Miller of Schuylerville and Janice (Matthew) Baumeister of Saratoga Springs, her longtime companion Joseph Cichacki, and her three grandchildren Brooke, Sean, and Riley. She devoted a great deal of time enjoying her grandchildren in her retirement, attending countless sporting, school, and life events. A private memorial will be held for family. Friends may call on Friday, January 8, 2020 from 4-6 pm at Flynn Bros. Inc. Funeral Home, 13 Gates Ave., Schuylerville. Due to COVID restrictions, 30 people will be allowed in the funeral home at a time, with masks, and social distancing. Memorials can be made in Marge’s memory to FASNY Fireman’s Home 125 Harry Howard Ave, Hudson, NY 12534


4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Friday, January 8, 2021
Flynn Bros. Inc - Schuylerville
13 Gates Ave Ext
Schuylerville, New York, United States
(518) 695-3138
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