AGARS --- at the V.A..hospital, Oct 15, 1965,
Capt. Sylvester A. Agars of the Troy [NY] Fire Department, of 1048 Fifth
Ave., son of Anna M. Schwartz and Sylvester F, Agars; brother of John
T., Robert F, Albert W, Lawrence A, George D. Agars, Mrs. Michael
Gulley, Mrs. Joseph E McGrath, Mrs. Raymond Moore and Mrs. Pasquale
Planelli and Miss Joan Agars and the late James A. Agars and Marjorie E.
Melrose; also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Funeral from the John H. Clinton Funeral Home, Washington Park and
Third Street, Monday morning at 8:45 o'clock, thence in St. Lawrence's
Church where at 9:30 o'clock a Requiem High Mass will be offered.
Friends are invied and may call at the funeral home Saturday evening and
Sunday afternoon and evening. Burial st. Mary's Cemetery
[The Times Record, Friday,
October 15, 1965 - Page 13]
(courtesy of "Alysia")
Grave markers for Sylvester A. Agars in Section G of Saint
Mary's Cemetery, Troy (Rensselaer county), New York.
Sylvester was a member of
Company H when he had a parachuting accident In which his parachute
failed to open.
He was confined to the
Oliver Genera! Hospital. Augusta, GA and after recovery was transferred
to the 513th PIR.