Remembering family and friends
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Ballston Spa: Matthew Stephen Galbraith, 31, passed away at home on Monday, December 2, 2019. Born on August 14, 1988 in Schenectady, he was a life-long area resident and son of John A. and Elaine (Plummer) Galbraith. Matthew was a graduate of Ballston Spa High School and worked as a Sales Manager at Cellular Sales in Malta and Queensbury. He loved tea and all things tea, video games and game night with his friends. Matthew was a voracious reader and also a talented writer. He enjoyed playing golf and participating in triathlons. Matthew was predeceased by his father, John A. Galbraith. He is survived by his mother, Elaine P. Galbraith of Ballston Spa; his sisters, Katelyn Galbraith and Kristyn Galbraith both of Ballston Spa; and his brother, Michael Galbraith of Albany. Funeral services will be held at 9:30am on Saturday, December 7 at St. Mary’s Church, Milton Avenue, Ballston Spa where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Burial will follow at Ballston Spa Cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited to call from 5pm to 7pm Friday, December 6 at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. Memorial contributions may be made in Matthew’s name to the charity of one’s choice. Online remembrances may be made at www.armerfuneralhome.com