Fenimore Society

Members of the Fenimore Society support the museum at the highest level. These leadership donors make an enormous impact with their gifts. Thank you to all the Fenimore Society members for all you do to bring great art to the community.

Thomas and Christine Berk
Jane Forbes Clark
Robert and Nellie Gipson
Mr. and Mrs. Gates Helms Hawn
Mr. Gerald Katcher and Dr. Jane Katcher
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas O. Putnam
Mr. and Mrs. Eugene V. Thaw

$10,000 – $24,999
Dr. and Mrs. Lewis L. Hamilton
Dr. and Mrs. William W. LeCates
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Malesardi
Ms. Jacqueline Badger Mars
Mr. Tom Morgan and Ms. Erna Morgan McReynolds
Lady Juliet Tadgell and Dr. Christopher Tadgell

$5,000 – $9,999
Mr. and Mrs. Andrew M. Blum
Mr. and Mrs. Harold C. Buckingham, Jr.
Mrs. Gemma S. Hall and Ms. Angelica Romano
Allison and W. Keyes Hill-Edgar
Mr. Brent R. Nicklas
Mr. and Mrs. James L. Northrup
Mr. and Mrs. Edward W. Stack
Rose C. Wadsworth

$2,500 – $4,999
Mr. Lou Allstadt and Ms. Melinda Hardin
Mrs. Joan R. Butler
Mr. Dick Button
Robert and Raphaela Consigli
Mrs. Phyllis B. Dunning
Mr. Thomas Edwards
Mr. and Mrs. Steven D. Glazer
Mr. Louis Busch Hager
Mr. Robert J. Irwin
Mr. Gunleif Jacobsen and Mr. Thomas Simpson
Ms. Judy Lewent and Mr. Mark Shapiro
Ms. Ellen Poulette and Mr. David Poulette
Dr. Jeffrey Pressman and Dr. Nancy Kollisch
Mr. and Mrs. John B. Stetson
Mr. and Mrs. Byron F. Thomas, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Thompson
Mr. Frank Tosto
Dr. and Mrs. Michael Zahn

$1,000 – $2,499
Ms. Annon C. Adams
Dr. Allan J. Ahearne and Mrs. Kathryn M. Ahearne
Ms. Kathy Allen and Ms. Barby Allen
Ms. Helen-Jean Arthur
Dr. Jacqueline M. Atkins and Dr. Edward G. Atkins
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Battel
Mr. David Beightol and Mrs. Ann Beightol
Ms. Marianne Bez and Mr. Michael Jerome
Mr. Fritz Rosenorn-Lehn and Ms. Helene Bonnier
Marc and Elaine Bresee
Mr. Marshall Brooks
Ms. Bonnie Burnham
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Church
Mr. Henry S.F. Cooper, Jr.*
Dr. Paul S. and Anna T. D’Ambrosio
Lucy and Mike Danziger
Mr. and Mrs. Louis Davis
Mr. and Mrs. Stephen M. Duff
Mrs. Karen M. Elting
Mr. and Mrs. Anthony S. Esposito
Dr. and Mrs. Gerald Evans
Dr. and Mrs. Douglas E. Evelyn
Mr. and Mrs. James Ferrari
Ms. Kathleen Flanagan and Mr. Tim O’Donoghue
Mr. Richard Friedberg and Ms. Elisabeth Searles
Mr. Keith J. Fulmer and Dr. Terry T. Fulmer
Mr. and Mrs. E. Robert Goodkind
Mr. and Mrs. Peter Goodman
Mr. Lucius Gotti
Mr. and Mrs. Stephen M. Gotwald
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Graham
Dr. and Mrs. Daniel Gregory
Mr. Anthony A. Grey and Dr. Anne Cochran Grey
Mr. Charles T. Hage and Mrs. Ursula Hage
Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Hanft
Bruce and Mona Harris
Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Holbrook
Mr. and Mrs. James Howarth
Mr. and Mrs. George L. Howell
Beth and Graham Humes
Ms. Susan J. Huxtable
Dr. Mike Jastremski and Mrs. Connie Jastremski
Vera and Pepi Jelinek
Mr. James M. Jordan
Ms. Marjorie Turrell Julian
Mr. Arnold Jungkind
Dr. Marilynn Karp
The Honorable and Mrs. Jeffrey Katz
Mr. and Mrs. Brian J. Kegelman
Honorable and Mrs. M. Langhorne Keith
Paul Kellogg and Raymond Han
Mr. and Mrs. Todd Kenyon
Mrs. Heidi Kerko
Ms. Elizabeth Ketterson and Mr. Robert Graepel
Mr. Charles B. Kieler
Mrs. Suzanne Kingsley
Ms. Andrea Klepetar-Falek
Mr. and Mrs. Percy F. Leaper
Harry and Ellen Levine
Mr. and Mrs. William Lewis
Dr. and Mrs. Roger MacMillan
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Mahon
Mr. and Mrs. George P. Mahoney, Jr.
Dr. and Mrs. Theodore C. Max
Dr. and Mrs. John J. May
Mr. and Mrs. Jason McCoy
Mr. W. David McCoy and Mrs. Millington F. McCoy
Mr. H. William Michaels and Mrs. Brenda P. Michaels
Magda and Gus Mininberg
Mr. and Mrs. Ryan Miosek
Ms. Esther Nelson and Mr. Bernd Ulken
Dr. and Mrs. Thomas Older
Peggy Parsons
Ms. Doreen H. Paynton
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Plowden-Wardlaw
Ms. Corinne M. Plummer
Dr. and Mrs. Donald Pollock
Dr. and Mrs. Donald A. Raddatz
Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Raymond
Dr. and Mrs. William Richtsmeier
David and Nancy Russell
Judith L. Russell
Mr. John Sanford and Mrs. Ellen H. Sanford
Ms. Nettie Jean Scarzafava and Ms. Angela Duina
Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Schlather
Mrs. Veronica Gil Seaver
Mr. and Mrs. Alexander J. Shields
Mr. Pierce S. Sioussat and Mrs. Abigail Ross Sioussat
Mr. and Mrs. H. William M. Smith, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. John F. Smith
Bradley Goodyear and T. Gunter Smith
Sigrid and George* Snell
Mr. and Mrs. Foye F. Staniford, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Ken Steigelman
William and Karen Streck
Dr. and Mrs. David Svahn
Ms. Ellen R. Tillapaugh and Mr. Gary M. Kuch
Ms. Lucy Townsend
Dr. and Mrs. Gilbert T. Vincent
Elizabeth and Irwin Warren
Dr. and Mrs. Clifton R. Wharton, Jr.
Drs. Jay G. Williams and Hermine Williams
Mr. Wayne Wright
Francesca Zambello and Faith Gay


Corporate, Foundation and Government Support

Thank you to the following organizations and corporations who generously support our mission at the Fenimore Art Museum. Your support truly makes a difference.

The Clark Foundation
Fernleigh Foundation
New York State Education Department
The Scriven Foundation
Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw Charitable Trust
The Tianaderrah Foundation

$10,000 – $49,999
C.J. Heilig Foundation, Inc.
Gates Helms Hawn Foundation
The Katcher Family Foundation, Inc.
Malesardi Family Foundation
New York State Council on the Arts
NYCM Insurance Foundation

$5,000 – $9,999
Fenimore Asset Management, Inc.
The Morgan McReynolds Group at Morgan Stanley
New York Community Trust
John Ben Snow Memorial Trust
Strategic Financial Services

$1,000 – $4,999
Allstadt Hardin Foundation
The Baird Foundation
Bank of Cooperstown
Bentley Holden Fund
Cooperstown Natural Foods
Thomas Edwards Masonry
Eggleston Foundation
Greater Hudson Heritage Network
High Voltage Electric Service, Inc.
Kurz Family Foundation
New York State Archives
New York Council of Nonprofits, Inc.
New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway
Otsego Land Trust
Patricia M. & H. William Smith Jr. Foundation

General Electric
Loomis, Sayles & Company
Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties, Inc.
Cooperstown Rotary Club
ThermoFisher Scientific
IBM Corporation
Jason McCoy Inc.
John More Association, Inc.
The Otesaga Resort Hotel
Paperkite Creative Communications
Stagecoach Coffee, Inc.
Village Cobbler Cooperstown

Individual Donors

Donors who choose to support the Fenimore Art Museum share the gift of great art with our community. Each and every gift makes a difference at the museum. Thank you to the following donors who supported the museum in 2015:

$250 – $999
Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Aviles
Mr. Christopher Burns
Mr. Raymond C. Egan
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Forgiano
Susan and Henry Fradkin
Ms. Susan Glaser and Mr. Roy Glaser
Mr. and Mrs. Bruce R. Johnson
Barbara and Dave Krashes
Miss Suzanne Langworthy
Dr. and Mrs. Harvey Leventhal
Ms. Mary Ann Oliver

$100 – $249
Ms. Joy Anderson
Mr. James Bardsley and Dr. Mary Ellen Bardsley
Ms. Brigitte R. Beehler
Mr. and Mrs. Peter Berkery
Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Canuel
Mr. and Mrs. Galen Criqui
Ms. Margaret J. Datz
Mr. William K. Davis
Mrs. Martha Duke and Mr. Edward D. Grubb
Mr. Waynne B. Dunbar and Mr. Pete Dunbar
Mr. and Mrs. Avram Edidin
Dr. and Mrs. Walter Franck
Mr. James Herman and Ms. Lilian Voorhees
Ms. Wanda Jagocki
J.C. and Lorraine Kaimal
Ms. Patricia A. Kelly
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Kinsey
Mr. Wynn Kintz and Ms. Torrie Kintz
Abby Kreh Gibson
Dr. and Mrs. August Leinhart
Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Deane Leonard
Sasha and Elizabeth Matson
Dr. Mary Patterson McPherson
Mr. William B. Meyer
Dr. Williamson Murray and Dr. Lesley Smith
Drs. Suzanne and Michael Payne
Mr. and Mrs. Giles E. Russell
Mr. Roland E. Schauer
Mr. Robert Seward and Mr. Elmer Luke
Ms. Winona M. Slaughter
Mr. and Mrs. Geoffrey A. Smith
Ms. Su-Ellyn Stern and Mr. Andrew McMaster
Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Syvertsen
Mr. and Mrs. Willard Vetter
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Waters
Mr. and Mrs. Albert Weiss
Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Whitman
Ms. Susan T. Witt
Mrs. Martha Yager

Mr. and Mrs. John Bertuccio
Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm K. Beyer, Jr.
Margaret and Jean Boger
Mr. Stephen M. Cadwalader
Mr. and Mrs. Dominick Caldiero
Dr. Maria J. Camargo and Mr. Robert Ulesky
Mr. Joe Carey
Dr. Irmgard Carras
Ms. Linda Cohen
Mr. Matthew J. Collins
Mr. and Ms. Richard D. Conklin
Miss Julia Damkoehler
Mr. Gary Darling
Mr. and Mrs. Richard deRosa
Dr. and Mrs. Richard A. Detweiler
Mr. and Mrs. John A. Dobelman
Ms. Elaine Downing
Mr. Noel H. Dries
John Fahey
Ms. Eleanor R. Filburn
Mrs. Susan Fuchs
Ms. Frances Gailey and Ms. Nancy Snyder
Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Geertgens
Ms. Sally W. Goodfellow
Mr. Mark Gracin and Ms. Deborah Coleman
Mr. and Mrs. Chris Grady
Dr. Lawrence Guzy and Mrs. Joyce Guzy
Dr. Michael Haines and Dr. Anne C. Meyering
Mr. Abdus Samad N. Haqq
Mrs. Margaret J. Haskell and Mrs. Margaret Klein
Rev. Dr. Miriam Hathaway
Dr. Matthew Hendley and Mrs. Michelle Hendley
Ms. Danielle Henrici and Mr. Michael Henrici
Mr. and Mrs. Jim High
Dr. and Mrs. Mark Hornyak
Ms. Ruth E. Hotaling
Mr. and Mrs. Everett Hughes
Ms. Charlotte K. Hyzer
Mr. Jeremy Kaufman
Ms. Dorothy Kelliher
Marion S. King
Dane E. Kouttron
Mr. and Mrs. Edward P. Landers
Ms. Cindy Leigh
Ms. Joan Lein
Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Loucks
Mrs. Constance Mace
Ms. Jean Manley
Dr. and Mrs. Robert Mansbach
Ms. Sonja Martin and Ms. Adrianna Martin-Wat
Dr. Daniel McCormack
Mrs. Pauline Messenger
Christina and Brian Milliman
Ms. Marilyn Mink
Ms. Marguerite H. Nelson and Mr. Brandon Greany
Ms. Winifred I. Olsen
Mr. and Mrs. William H. Paynton
Mr. Peter Pilotti and Mr. Joseph Rodano
Mr. and Mrs. David Plank
Mr. Jerome Pollitt and Ms. Susan B. Matheson
Dr. Holly Pratt and Mrs. Sherry Pratt
Mr. Paul K. Praus and Mrs. Diana S. Praus
Steven D. and Nancy J. Purdy
Mrs. Ruth J. Redjives
Mr. and Mrs. Harold Riddell
Mrs. Betty Robinson
Ms. Cynthia Robinson and Mr. Paul Stodghill
Mr. and Mrs. Richard P. Robinson
Ms. Susan Rosengrant and Ms. Nancy Ryan
Ms. Dorothy Schrull
Ms. Ann Scorza and Ms. Suzanne Scorza
Mr. and Mrs. Peter Shea
Mrs. Jane M. Skiffington and Ms. Carolyn Skiffington
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Sommers
Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Stylianos
Mr. and Mrs. J. McKim Symington, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Bruno Talevi
Ms. Joanne Tobey and Mr. Steve Zerby
Mrs. Nevart Wanger
Mr. Bruce H. Ward and Ms. Sarah A. Wider
Mr. and Mrs. Scott D. White
Mrs. Denise Wicks
Mr. Kevin Wray

In Honor/In Memoriam

The Fenimore Art Museum is grateful to receive gifts to honor and remember individuals who matter to our donors. Thank you for selecting the Fenimore Art Museum as the recipient of such important gifts.

Gifts in honor of:
Lynn Durkee Giagu                           Mr. and Mrs. Galen Criqui
Bunny Hamilton                                Dr. and Mrs. James Bordley, IV
Bunny Hamilton                                Mr. and Mrs. E Robert Goodkind
Bunny Hamilton                                Dr. and Mrs. Gilbert T. Vincent
Haughty Hannah and Lavern          Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Aviles
Charlie Kieler                                     Dr. and Mrs. William Streck
Wayne Wright                                   The Baird Foundation
Wayne Wright                                   Mr. and Mrs. Kazuhira Chiba
Wayne Wright                                   Mrs. Clara Courtenay-Clack
Wayne Wright                                   Dr. Paul S. and Anna T. D'Ambrosio
Wayne Wright                                   Mrs. Leigh Eckmair
Wayne Wright                                   Ms. Jillian Ferris
Wayne Wright                                   Mr. and Mrs. William Goertemoeller
Wayne Wright                                   Mr. Lucius Gotti
Wayne Wright                                   Mr. and Mrs. Gates Helms Hawn
Wayne Wright                                   Mr. Wayne Johns and Mrs. Marianne Johns
Wayne Wright                                   Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Mahon
Wayne Wright                                   Ms. Sherlee Rathbone and Mr. George Anzelone
Wayne Wright                                   Mr. and Mrs. James Richardson
Wayne Wright                                   Mr. and Mrs. Giles E. Russell
Wayne Wright                                   Ms. Rebecca Slaughter
Wayne Wright                                   Mr. and Mrs. Harry C. Teich
Wayne Wright                                   Dr. Jeanne Westcott
Wayne Wright                                   Ms. Mary R. Wright
Wayne Wright                                   Mrs. Patricia Young

Gifts in memory of:

Patricia Berkery                               Mr. and Mrs. Peter Berkery
Natalie and Stewart Brooks           Mr. Marshall Brooks
Natalie and Stewart Brooks           Mr. and Mrs. Everett Hughes
Natalie and Stewart Brooks           Ms. Doreen H. Paynton
Natalie and Stewart Brooks           Mr. and Mrs. William H. Paynton
Robert C. Butler                               Mrs. Joan R. Butler and Mr. Robert J. Butler
Kenneth Carozza                             Ms. Marita Carozza
Margaret H. Clark                            Ms. Claudia Clark
Mary Crabtree                                  Dr. and Mrs. John J. May
Gary Dunbar                                     Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Aviles
Gary Dunbar                                     Mr. Waynne B. Dunbar and Mr. Pete Dunbar
Gary Dunbar                                     Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Whitman
Paul Gibson                                      Abby Kreh Gibson
Paul Gibson                                      Ms. Winifred I. Olsen
Charles Peter Goodnough               Ms. Nancy Goodnough
Sera and Harry Klisch                      Mr. and Mrs. Gerald E. Deal
Herbert Kurz                                     Kurz Family Foundation
Dr. and Mrs. R.W. Mackie               Mr. and Mrs. Angus Mackie
John Robinson                                 Ms. Cynthia Robinson and Mr. Paul Stodghill
Carol and Frederick Savage            Mr. and Mrs. George P. Mahoney, Jr.
John Francis Scarzafava, Esq.         Ms. Nettie Jean Scarzafava and Ms. Angela Duina
Carolyn Skiffington                          Ms. Lisa Skiffington and Mr. Gary Schechter
Joan W. White                                 Mrs. Jean Johnson
Joan W. White                                 Marion S. King
John Rogers Whitney                     Ms. Sally W. Goodfellow

Benefactors and Contributing Members

Our members play a vital role in supporting Fenimore Art Museum. A special thank you to our Benefactor and Contributing members, who go above and beyond.

Mrs. Joan B. Axtell
Mr. Howard N. Elliott and Mrs. Eileen Elliott
Mr. Allen R. Freedman and Mrs. Judy B. Freedman
Mr. Pete Henrici and Mrs. Judi Henrici
Mr. and Mrs. Dudley D. Johnson
Mr. and Mrs. Peter J. Johnson
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Membrino
Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Sheehan
Ms. Christine Van Deusen

Dr. and Mrs. Harlan Alpern
Mr. Donald C. Anthony
Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Aviles
Dr. and Mrs. John B. Ayres
Ms. Paula Baker and Mr. Steve Thomas
Ms. Michele Barry
Mr. and Mrs. Jay Barchat
Mr. Lance Bendann
Dr. Carlos Bermejo and Dr. Jennifer Lucas
Mr. Stephen M. Cadwalader
Jean and Bart Clapsaddle
Mrs. Mary S. Clarke
Mr. and Mrs. Allan Clinton
Ms. Elizabeth Congdon and Ms. Allison Clark
Mr. Michael Del Giudice and Ms. Jaynne Keyes
Dr. Douglas DeLong and Ms. Lynn E. Marsh
Dr. Margaret L. Drugovich and Ms. Elizabeth P. Steele
Mrs. Marcia Dunn
Mr. and Mrs. Avram Edidin
Fly Creek Cider Mill and Orchard
The Freeman’s Journal
Dr. Paul K. Goldsmith and Ms. Judith M. Whalen
Mr. and Mrs. Carl B. Good
Dr. and Mrs. Emery Herman
Dr. Travis M. Hodgdon and Dr. Gretchen A. Hodgdon
Dr. Helen L. Horowitz and Dr. Dan Horowitz
Dr. Tom Huntsman and Dr. Julie Huntsman
Mr. and Mrs. David M. Jones
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Kehoe
Dr. Ann Kieler
Ms. Arlene Leitzke and Mr. Peter Leitzke
Dr. and Mrs. Harvey Leventhal
Paul and Barbara Lilly
Dr. Katharine W. Lloyd and Mr. Evan Lloyd-Guiney
Dr. Michael E. Lynch and Ms. Patricia E. Moore
Mr. and Mrs. Tom Lyon
Dr. Francis V. Madigan
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Miles
Mr. and Mrs. Ralph More
Mr. Richard C. More and Mrs. Catherine J. More
Dr. Williamson Murray and Dr. Lesley Smith
Dr. and Mrs. James Peters
Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Peters
Dr. Preston E. Pierce
Mr. and Mrs. John J. Pittman, Jr.
Mr. Donald Roper and Mrs. Carol Roper
Mrs. Miriam Rothenberg
Ms. Karen Shafer
Mr. James Smaltz and Mr. Gordon Ruckdeschel
Mr. and Mrs. John Spence
Dr. and Mrs. Matthew Spencer
Mrs. Paul J. Sternberg
Dawn and Alfred Tinger
Mr. Edwin Tobin and Mrs. Beverly C. Tobin
Mr. Scott Turner and Ms. Mary Worboys -Turner
Mr. and Mrs. Willard Vetter
Mr. and Mrs. Allan Vincent
Mr. Elbert Watrous
Mr. and Mrs. Albert Weiss
Ms. Rita Wellman

Volunteers – 100+ Hours

We greatly appreciate our volunteers who share their time and talents at the Fenimore Art Museum. A special thanks to those who generously donated 100 or more hours of their time in 2015:

Barbara Chamberlain
Clara Clack
Nancy Einreinhofer
Eileen Elliott
Howard Elliott
Dianne Feury
Paula Gilbert
Michael Henrici
Nick Lomangino
Austin McCaslin-Doyle
Martha Membrino
Susan Morgan
Nancy Pfau
Len Pudelka
Donald Raddatz
Gail Rogers
Carol Teich
Michael Travisano
Jake Wansor
Deni Wicks
Wayne Wright

Total Volunteer Hours for 2015 – 4,271