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Randy Lee Balch

August 17, 1953 ~ April 27, 2020 (age 66)

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Whitehall- Randy Lee Balch, 66, of County Route 21, passed away on Monday April 27, 2020, at his home following a brief illness with cancer.

Randy was born on August 17, 1953, the son of the late Francis N. Balch and Joyce (Valondry) Balch.

He was a graduate of the Whitehall High School, Class of 1971.  After graduation he married Sally Ann Beckwith on September 4, 1971.

Randy began working for Native Textile in Glens Falls in 1971, and was working as a supervisor in 1999 before leaving.  He then went on to work for the Whitehall Central School District in 2000, where he started as the assistant superintendent of building and grounds, he was the superintendent of buildings and grounds upon his retirement in 2013.

He had many hobbies and especially enjoyed researching the Balch family history.

Besides his father, he was predeceased by a son Jeremy S. Balch, his brother Terry F. Balch and grandparents Clayton and Gladys Balch; Felix G. and Lillian Valondry and step grandfather Richard M. Meek.

He is survived by his wife Sally of Whitehall, a son Kevin (Lorie) Balch of Whitehall, daughter Julie (Kevin) Zacharewicz of Round Lake. His granchildern; Noah Balch, Emma, Kayla and Jenna Zacharewicz. He is also survived by his aunts and uncles, Evelyn Casey and Ann Rodd, Ernest Steves, Donald and Barbara Balch. Many nieces, nephews and cousins.

A graveside service will be private and at the convenience of the family.

Contributions may be made in Randy’s name to the Skenesborough Emergency Squad, PO Box 333, Whitehall, NY 12887

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