Seypura, Ruth Esther ROTTERDAM Ruth Esther Dombrowski Seypura, 87, died at her home in Rotterdam, Saturday, March 5, 2022. Born December 12, 1934 in Lancaster, NY, Ruth was the daughter of the late Walter and Lottie Haendzel Dombrowski. Ruth is a graduate of the Blessed Sacrament School in Albany and the Vincentian Institute, Class of 1952. She was employed at A&P (Great A&P Tea Co.), the Boston Store in the former Mohawk Mall, Addis & Dey’s and the NYS Dept. tax and finance in Albany. Ruth was a longtime faithful member of St. Paul the Apostle Church in Schenectady. In addition to her parents, Ruth was also predeceased by her beloved husband of 60 years, Frank Seypura, whom she married on November 1, 1958; and his brother, Daniel Dombrowski. She is survived by her daughters, Eileen Lang (Kevin) of Albany, Diane Seypura (Arthur Coons) of Latham and Sandy Schottenham (Jim) of North Brookfield; her brother, Dr. Lawrence (Ann) Dombrowski of Albany; as well as many dear cousins, nieces and nephews. Ruth was a devoted wife, mother, sister and friend. She hosted many family gatherings with pride and joy. Ruth and Frank have traveled extensively in the United States and Hawaii. During their retirement years, they spent winters in Florida. The family would like to thank the staff at Community Hospice and all other caregivers for the kindness and compassion shown to Ruth and her family during her illness. A Christian burial mass will be celebrated Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Church of St. Paul the Apostle, 2777 Albany St., Schenectady. Interment will follow at Sts. Cyril & Method cemetery in Rotterdam. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in her name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at stjude.org or at Community Hospice, 445 New Karner Rd., Albany, NY, 12205.
Published by Albany Times Union on March 10, 2022.