Tina E. Brassard, 52, went to be with our Lord and Savior on April 19, 2018.
Tina loved her family so, and was dearly loved by them in return.
Tina was born September 5, 1965 in Schenectady and was a lifelong resident.
She was the daughter of Rita C. Brinkman (Brassard) and the late Leland E. Brassard and step-daughter of Earl H. Brinkman.Tina is survived by her loving lifelong partner, Edgar (Duke) Edwards; her son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Catlin Smith; and grandchildren, Colton and Landon Smith.She is also survived by her siblings, Paul (Mary), Deanna (Andy), Donna (Dave) Brassard; as well as many beloved aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Many thanks to the nurses and staff, including Hospice at Capstone Nursing Home for their kindness and compassion.
The memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at Bekkering-Ellis Funeral Home, in Scotia, for all who wish to attend. Calling hours will be open prior to services from 4 to 6 p.m.
Donations in Tina's memory can be made to the Treatment Advocacy Center, http://www.treatmentadvocacycenter.org.
Treatment Advocacy Center
200 North Glebe Road, Suite 801, Arlington VA 22203