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43 Main Street
HOOSICK FALLS, NY 12090
Phone: 518-686-5123
Fax: 518-686-3178
David Prebble

David L. "Shorty" Prebble

Friday, October 3rd, 1947 - Thursday, February 21st, 2019
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David L. “Shorty” Prebble, 71, passed away on Thursday February 21st at his residence on Brenenstuhl Road. He was the son of the late Andrew and Elizabeth (Adams) Prebble.
Shorty was born on October 3, 1947, in Troy, NY, and graduated from Hoosick Falls High School. He was a veteran of the United States Army serving from 1967-1973, during the Vietnam War, and was stationed in Vung Tau. Shorty was a self-employed contractor in the Hoosick Falls area. He enjoyed great music, a good laugh, a great garden, having fun and was a steadfast Jets and Yankee fan. Shorty was a member of St. Stanislaw Society, Hardick Tractor Pulling Team, American Legion, Eagles and the MOK Morning Club.
Survivors include his children Rachel Prebble (Lester), Daniel Prebble (Amelia), longtime friend “Ninna”, brother Charles Prebble all of Hoosick Falls. He was predeceased by two sisters Barbara Cozzalio and Kathy Prebble.
Funeral services will be Saturday March 2, at 7:00 pm, from the Mahar Funeral Home, 43 Main Street in Hoosick Falls, NY. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday from 4:00 pm until the start of the service. Burial will be at the convenience of the family at Gerald B.H. Solomon/Saratoga National Cemetery in Schuylerville, NY. Memorial contributions may be made to the Karen & Molly McGovern Memorial Fund through the funeral home.
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  • Visitation

    Saturday, March 2nd, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Saturday, March 2nd, 2019 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    Mahar Funeral Home
    Address
    43 Main Street
    HOOSICK FALLS, NY 12090
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  • Service

    Saturday, March 2nd, 2019 | 7:00pm
    When
    Saturday, March 2nd, 2019 7:00pm
    Location
    Mahar Funeral Home
    Address
    43 Main Street
    HOOSICK FALLS, NY 12090
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Location
    Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery
    Address
    200 Duell Road
    SCHUYLERVILLE, NY 12871
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    Burial will be at the convenience of the family

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Rob West Jr

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Tremendous loss. Shorty was one of a kind, I got to know him well later on in life, and as privileged as I felt, I still regretted not getting to know him sooner than I did. I was in a very tough spot one Saturday afternoon, years ago, and unsolicited-Shorty took this problem I was dealing with, a problem that seemed so monumentous to me, insurmountable in fact, and he steam rolled it, like it was nothing- he stepped in, took up for me and crushed this problem line it was nothing, because to a man like that, who’d faced down what he had, it was nothing. The entire time never ceasing to keep me at ease by being himself.

I never forgot it, I never will. I’m eternally grateful. I’ll miss you Shorty, thank you for being my friend.
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