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Married for 63 years, Schenectady couple leave this world hours apart

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Grace Tangarone and her husband, Lebro Tangarone, are shown in this 2009 photo.
The Schenectady couple, who had been married 63 years, both died over the weekend.
PHOTO PROVIDED Grace Tangarone and her husband, Lebro Tangarone, are shown in this 2009 photo. The Schenectady couple, who had been married 63 years, both died over the weekend.
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Over the weekend, Grace Tangarone, 91, and her husband, Lebro Tangarone, 90, left the world within hours of each another. The Schenectady couple had been married for 63 years, and on Friday, Dec. 27, Grace died at their home surrounded by family. Early Sunday morning, Lebro died at Ellis Hospital. “I just think he wanted to be with her and that was it,” said Donna West, the Tangarones’ daughter. “When she left he had nothing ...


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Cortsmom87
December 31, 2013
11:04 a.m.

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Thank you for writing this story. Grace worked at Dr. Mele's office for many years. I was very ill as a child and she was always so kind to me and my mom. I recognized her immediately as soon as I saw her picture in the obituary. How touching yet very sad that she and her husband would pass within hours of each other. May they both rest in peace.

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