Gilda Beatrice Gloria Maggiore Bach passed away peacefully at home on April 15th, 2019. She was born on July 8th, 1929, in Kingston NY, to the late Vincenzo and Marina Ferlazzo Maggiore. She graduated from Kingston High School in 1947, and was employed by IBM in Kingston for 34 years, retiring in 1993. After her retirement from IBM she embarked on a career at H&R Block, and worked there for many years. Gilda was an avid bowler and belonged to a Kingston League.
She was married to the late Hobart Bach Jr. and is survived by her daughter Tanya Bach-Styles, son-in-law Russell Styles and beloved grandchildren Jordyn and Colton Styles. She is also survived by her sister Rose Maggiore Amato, and brothers, Albert Maggiore, Robert Maggiore and his wife Susan Maggiore Bach, and brother-in-law Charles Hoag. She was predeceased by brothers Angelo, Anthony, Vincent, and Paul Maggiore, and sisters Genevieve Maggiore and Rena Maggiore Hoag, as well as her brother in law Joseph Amato and sister's in law, Jean Maggiore, Miriam Partridge Maggiore Sobrado, Dolores Maggiore and Jeanne Maggiore. She leaves behind her good friend of many years Eleanor McSpirit, and is survived by many nieces and nephews.
Entrusted to the care of A. Carr & Son Funeral Home, 65 Lucas Ave., Kingston, NY 12401, where family and friends may visit on Thursday April 18, 2019 from 11am to 1pm. The funeral service will start at 1pm with burial following in Mount Marion Cemetery, Mount Marion, NY.
Gilda loved her many dogs. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Ulster County SPCA ( http://www.ucspca.org/ ). To leave an expression of sympathy, please visit www.CarrFH.com .