Harvey Stulmaker


Harvey Stulmaker died peacefully at his home in Sarasota Florida on
Monday,  March 12, 2018 in at the age of 91.

Harvey was born on March 27th, 1926 in Albany, NY to Rose and Benjamin
Stulmaker. He graduated from Albany High School and immediately served
in the Air Force during World War II. Upon graduation from Syracuse
University, Harvey began his professional career as a Accountant,
later forming his own accounting firm which he successfully
operated until his retirement. Upon formally retiring from accounting
he consulted with various individuals and companies in the Capital

Harvey was a sports enthusiast avid golfer and tennis player.
Harvey loved big band music and was a sought-after dance partner at
every event he attended. Due to his knowledge, life-experiences and
ability to look at issues impartially, Harvey became a trusted advisor
and confident to many. Even during his busiest time of year (tax
season), he never missed family dinner. He always spent a few hours
at home before heading back to the office.

Harvey always felt it was important to give
back to his community and served on numerous boards and committees
including Congregation Beth Emeth, Jewish Federation, and Daughters
of Sarah Nursing Home as well as Colonie and Palm Aire Country Clubs,
. For over thirteen years Harvey volunteered weekly at Sarasota
Memorial Hospital .

Harvey is survived by his loving wife of 63 years Dona (Kimelblot) Stulmaker ;
their three children, Robin (Ted) Sobol, Michael Stulmaker and Steven
(Lisa) Stulmaker;
and their six grandchildren; Paula (Chris) Priore, Hayley (Danny)
Shoham, Ally Sobol, Molly Stulmaker, Jeffrey Stulmaker, and Sarah
Stulmaker. He also leaves behind one great grandchild Eliana Shoham. He
also leaves behind his cherished  sister,  Esther Morris and hisi nephew Larry Siegel
and his beloved niece Fran Strykowski as well as several additional
nieces and

A funeral is scheduled for Wednesday March 14, 2018 at  Congregation Beth
Emeth, 100 Academy Road in Albany  at 11:30 AM . All
are welcome to attend and celebrate Harvey’s life. In lieu of flowers,
please send donations to Congregation Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Road,
Albany NY 12208 or the The Regional Food Bank of Northeastern NY 965
Albany Shaker Road Latham NY 12110. A period of mourning will
take place at the home of Robin and Ted Sobol, 326 Highgate Drive
Slingerlands, NY 12159 Following internment and Wednesday and
Thursday Evening from 7 PM to 9 PM