Irma Filkins

Obituary of Irma S. Filkins


SCHODACK - Irma S. Filkins, 96, of Schodack, passed away Thursday, October 15, 2020, at the Eddy Village Green Beverwyck.


Irma was born in Albany, New York, the daughter of Edward Phillip and Esther (Dascher) Stieve.


She worked as a clerk for New York State Department of Labor until 1957 when she left the workforce to raise her family and later as an Account Clerk for East Greenbush Central Schools retiring in 1985.


She was predeceased by her husband, Sterling Y. Filkins, and her siblings; Marion S. Peairs, Robert E. Stieve, and Doris M. Stieve.  


Survivors include her daughters; Joanne M. Filkins and Carol B. Filkins and sons; Robert H. Filkins (Kathleen) and  Richard P. Filkins (Rifat); grandson Timothy J. Filkins; granddaughters Kerry L. Filkins, Amy N. Filkins and Alyssa N. Filkins.


Due to Covid and health concerns Friends may attend VIA  Zoom Meeting

Tuesday from 11:00am - 1:00pm followed by a funeral on the same zoom link. Private burial will follow but not be on zoom

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Irma’s name to the Alzheimer's Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave. Floor 17 Chicago, IL 60601.



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