Bassler, Clyde L.

From Helderberg Hilltowns of Albany County, NY


Clyde L. Bassler was born Friday January 10, 1908 in the Town of Knox, Albany, NY, the son of Manford J. Bassler and Iva Maud Bassler. His sisters were:

  • Katherine Bassler (Catherine) of Altamont (1911 - 1981) (Catherin J.)
  • Helen May Bassler (Mrs. Elwood Saddlemire)
  • Mrs William (Marjorie) Kane, Schenectady
  • Robert Saddlemire, of Berne
  • Mrs. Chester (Beatrice) Rukat, Altamont
  • Mrs. Warren (Doris) Lott, Schoharie



Marriage & Children

Never married.


Clyde Bassler died August 18, 1974. Buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Berne, Albany, NY


BASSLER - At rest August 18, 1974, Clyde L. Bassler, Star Route, Altamont, N.Y, brother of Miss Catherine Bassler from Altamont, and the late Helen Saddlemire; Uncle of Marjorie Kane of Schenectady, Robert Saddlemire of Berne, Beatrice Rukat of Altamont and Doris Lott of Schoharie. Funeral services from the Fredendall Funeral Home, Altamont, Thursday at 1:30 p..m Rev. Arthur Henne officiating. Friends may call Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. Interment, Woodlawn Cemetery, Berne.

Additional Media

Clyde Bassler and Billy Pierce are helping Marshall Clickman with his farm work.

Altamont Enterprise - May 23, 1941

The sympathy of the community is extended to Miass Katherine Bassler, Mrs. Elwood Saddlemire and Clyde Bassler on the death of their mother, Mrs. Iva Bassle.

Altamont Enterprise - February 5, 1954
Helen M. Bassler Obituary
Altamont Enterprise - February 2, 1968

SADDLEMIRE — Jan, 27, Helen M. Bussler, Star Route, Altamont, wife of Elwood Saddlemire, mother of Mrs William (Marjorie) Kane, Schenectady, Robert Saddlemire, of Berne, Mrs. Chester (Beatrice) Rukat, Altamont, and Mrs. Warren (Doris) Lott, Schoharie, sister of Clyde Bassler and Miss Catherine Bassler, both of Altamont; also survived by four grandchildren. Funeral services were held Tuesday, from the Fredendall Funeral Home, Altamont, with Rev. James D. Keller officiating. Interment at Woodlawn cemetery.

Altamont Enterprise - February 2, 1968

MRS. HELEN SADDLEMIRE Mrs Helen Saddlemre died suddenly last Saturday. She had been in ill health for some time. The wife of Elwood Saddlemire of Knox, she is also survived by three daughters, Mrs William Kane of Schenectady, Mrs Chester Rukat of Altamont and Mrs. Warren Lott of Schoharie, a son, Robert Saddlemire, Berne, a sister, Katherine Bassler; and a brother, Clyde Bassler, also four grandchildren. Funeral services were held from the Fredendall Funeral Home in Altamont on Tuesday, with Rev. James D. Keller officiating. Interment was in Woodlawn cemetery, Berne.

Altamont Enterprise - February 2, 1968
George Bassler Obituary
Altamont Enterprise - April 5, 1957

GEORGE BASSLER George Bassler died Wednesday (April 3, 1957) at his home between Berne and Knox. Although in failing health hs had been able to continue his usual duties until a few days before his death. Mr. Bassler was always and industrious farmer and a generous friend who enjoyed taking gifts from his garden and kitchen to friends. A sincere Christian, he was for many years an active member of the Berne Reformed church and served on the consistory. Later when the time of the service was changed he transferred to Berne Lutheran church and was in his usual place for worship the Sunday before his death. Mr. Bassler was the son of the late Cyrus Bassler and Jane Daring Bassler. His wife, the former Sabrina Kirkpatrick, died in 1954. He is survived by two sisters-in-law, Mjss Florence Kirkpatrick and Mrs. Margaret Bassler; two nephews, Howard Wright of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and Clyde Bassler of Knox; six nieces, Miss Catherine Bassler and Mrs. Elwood Saddlemire, Knox; Mrs. Frank Wright, Berne; Mrs. Charles Abeel, Henrietta; Mrs. William Wallace, Albany, and Mrs. C. M. Phillips, Oakland, Calif.

Card of Thanks - The family of the late George D. Bassler wishes to thank all those who assisted, and for the many kindnesses shown at the time of his sickness and death; to Pastor Greene for his comforting words, Mr. Brunk for his efficient services, and Mr. Haas, who palyed the organ.

Altamont Enterprise - April 5, 1957

Beatrice Rukat of Township, sister in law of Estelle Luniewski, has improved greatly since her open heart surgery.

Altamont Enterprise - February 25, 1988

Social Security

Clyde Bassler: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) Death Record
Name: Clyde Bassler
State of Issue: New York
Date of Birth: Friday January 10, 1908
Date of Death: August 1974
Est. Age at Death: 66 years, 7 months
Last known residence:
City: AltamontThompsons Lake
County: Albany
State: New York
ZIP Code: 12009
Latitude: 42.7090
Longitude: -74.0262