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“Holly, Sending our deepest sympathy to you and your family on your husband's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
1 of 13 | Posted by: Bob & Chris Teesdale - Old Forge, NY

“So sorry to hear about Doug's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with Doug's family and friends ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Cathy and Gary Podkowka - NY

“Holly my thoughts and prayers are with you and your son and all of Doggies family, I'm sorry I couldn't be there. ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Donna Myers - Thendara, NY

“I can't make it back in time for your memorial, Dougie. And it's heartbreaking. I wrote in my journal about you on January 6, not knowing what had...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Katie Thoden - AK

“My thoughts and prayers to the family...God be with you in this difficult time. ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Linda Seymour Glover - Utica, NY

“Dear Holly,Kinkaide, and to the Family of Doug: I am so very sorry to learn of Doug's passing. You are all in my thoughts and prayers in this time...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Cherie Landl ~ Deer Meadows - NY

“Dear Holly, We were so sorry to hear of your husbands passing. Please know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Sincerely, ...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Chris and Dee Kraft - Old Forge, NY

“to claudia an lynda so very sorry for the loss of your brother my thoughts an prayers are with u ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: karen dano yousey - boonville, NY

“TO THE FAMILY OF DOUG KRANBUHL. MY PRAYERS GO OUT TO YOU ALL. GOD BE WITH YOU.RIP PEACE DOUG THE WORLD WONT BE THE SAME WITHOUT YOU. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: DAN MUHA - ROME, NY

“Lynda, I was so sorry to read about your brother's passing please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family , Ada ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: ada mooney-reese - whitesboro, NY

“we are so sorry to hear of Doug"s passing. We all have foud memories of him thoughout the years. He will be sadly missed. God Bless You Doug and your...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: karen Balash - Boonville, NY

“To all the Kranbuhl family, We are very sorry to hear of Doug's passing. May Doug find peace and comfort in the House of the Lord; and may God...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Karen & Roger Peterson - NY

“To Doug's family, Our heartfelt prayers and thoughts are with you at this difficult time. Please know that you are thought of and prayed for daily. ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Boonville United Methodist Church - NY


Douglas F. Kranbuhl, 46, of Hawkinsville Road, husband of Holly, passed away on Friday, January 4, 2013, at Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, after a short illness. Doug was born in New Hartford, on May 26, 1966, a son of Douglas K. and Mildred Plummer Kranbuhl. His entire life was lived in Boonville, where he graduated from Adirondack High School, with the Class of 1984. For 18 years he was employed as a greens keeper at Skenendoa Golf Course, Clinton; for the past four years, until June of 2012, he was employed in the same capacity at Thendara Golf Course, Thendara. He greatly enjoyed deer hunting, ice fishing and playing golf. While in high school, he was a member of the Varsity Golf Team. On June 25, 2012, Douglas was married to Holly C. Matzke in Syracuse. For many years, Mr. Kranbuhl was a member of Boonville Fire Department. In addition to his wife, Holly, he is survived by a son, Kincaid D. at home; a daughter, Alyssa Krokowski, Lyons Falls; his parents; Douglas K and Mildred Kranbuhl, Boonville; two sisters, Lynda Dailey, and husband, John, Glenfield, Claudia Zbytniewski and Joe, West Leyden; one brother, Gerald D. and his wife, Debbie, Boonville, an aunt, uncle, many nieces, nephews and cousins. A memorial visitation will be Thursday, January 10, from 5-7 P.M. at Trainor Funeral Home, Inc., with a prayer service at 7 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Boonville Fire Co. Ambulance Fund, P.O. Box 64, Boonville, NY 13309.

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