William Howard LATHAM William Howard Hull, 93, died Sunday January
11, 2015 at the Eddy Village Green, Cohoes after a long illness
where he was a resident since May 2013. He was born and educated in
Cohoes and was youngest son of Hiram Edward and Hilda Krause Hull.
He was a second generation Chrysler Corporation Charter Dealer in
Cohoes and former resident of Cohoes, Clifton Park and Latham, N.Y.
For many years William was active in Troy area New Car Dealer
Association. He was a member of the board of directors of the Eddy
Foundation, was a member of the Rotary Club of Cohoes for nearly 50
years and the Masonic Lodge. He was a sergeant in the Army Air Corps
during World War II. He was also an active golfer for many years. He
retired after more than 50 years in the family auto business,
vacationed with his family and enjoyed many more years of life.
is survived by his wife of 25 years, Jean M. Zeto O'Neil-Hull. Was
predeceased by his brothers, Alex and Raymond and was previously
married for 45 years to Irene Evertsen Hull who passed away in 1988.
He survived by his children, Carole (Charles) White of Waterford,
Gayle (James) Benoit of Latham, Madeline (Lawrence) Heid of
Watervliet and William H. (Deborah) Hull of Newtown, Conn. Also
survived be three stepchildren, Robert (Meg) Morse of Saratoga
Springs, Jean A.(Brian) Fay and Sandra M. Farley both of Clifton
Park, also survived by numerous grandchildren, great- grandchildren,
nieces and nephews.
Funeral Wednesday, 10 a.m. at the Dufresne
Funeral Home, Inc., 216 Columbia St., Cohoes with his son-in-law
Lawrence Heid officiating. Interment will be in Memory's Garden,
Colonie. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home on
Tuesday from 4 to 7 p.m.
The Rotary Club of Cohoes exists to promote goodwill and better friendships through service and support to the people of Cohoes.
The Rotary Club of Cohoes is a thriving, highly visible and respected service club of involved professionals who gather in the spirit of fellowship to provide support and service to the community.
Rotary International is an organization of service
clubs known as Rotary Clubs located all over the world.
It is a secular organization open to all persons regardless of race,
color or creed. There are more than
32,000 clubs and over 1.2 million members world-wide. The members of
Rotary Clubs are known as Rotarians. The stated purpose of the
organization is to bring together business and professional leaders to
provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all
vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world. Members
usually meet weekly for breakfast, lunch or dinner, which is a social
event as well as an opportunity to organize work on their service goals.
Rotary's best-known motto is
"Service above Self",
and its secondary motto is
"They profit most who serve best".
The Four-Way Test
Of the things we think, say or do
1. Is it the TRUTH?
2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?
3. Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER
4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?
Rotary Club Officers
Membership Committee for year 2014-2015
David Mitola -
David Mitola - Past President
Curtis Hovey – President Elect
Linda Tremblay - Secretary
Michael Brooks - Treasurer
Marshall Barrett - Sergeant At Arms
Board of Directors
Peggy O’Shea, Chuck Ries, Robert W. Van Alstine,
Christina Madden, Patricia Shannon and Ed
mission of Rotary International, a worldwide association of Rotary
clubs, is to provide service to others, to promote high ethical
standards, and to advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace
through its fellowship of business, professional, and community leaders.