Daily Gazette, Schenectady, N.Y., June 19, 2002 Schenectady -- Rose J. Palkovic died June 14 at the Baptist Health Center. Born June 3, 1917 to Thomas and Josephine (Vavra) Palkovic. Lived most of her life on Webster Street in Schenectady. Longtime member of the former Sts. Cyril and Methodius Church. Survived by her brother, Theodore J. Palkovic of Bloomfield, CT. DeLegge Funeral Home. Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Schenectady. Sts. Cyril and Methodius Cemetery.