Since retiring in 1979, Fran enjoyed family activities, duck decoy carving, traveling and the outdoors.
Friends are invited to call from 2 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, at C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, 21 Main St., Sidney. At the request of Mr. Redmond, there will be no formal funeral service. Burial will be at the family’s convenience.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to the Sidney Central School Alumni Association, designated for the Sidney Alumni Sports Hall of Fame. Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.landersfh.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, Sidney.
Gladys Gabriel Gregory
PITTSFIELD — Gladys Gabriel Gregory, 97 years old of Pittsfield, passed away on Oct. 2, 2012, at her home.
She was born on May 10, 1915. in Liberty, the daughter of Milton and May (Hasbrouck) Gabriel. Her childhood was spent in Liberty where she was a graduate of Liberty High School. She also attended the Spencer Business School.
On Sept. 10, 1936, she married Brittain C. Gregory, who predeceased her in May 1998.
Gladys was a clerk and cashier at the Victory Markets of New Berlin, the Pittsfield Town Clerk and Tax Collector and a waitress at the Eagle Hotel in New Berlin. She was also the chairman of the Otsego Republican Party Club.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law; Rodger & Eugenia Gregory of Mt. Airy, Md., and grandchildren — Eric B. Gregory, Elaine Stephens and Marsha Lounsbury as well as five great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren and her beloved “Damn Cat.”
Gladys was predeceased by her son; David B. Gregory, grandson; Benjamin Gregory and brother; Horton Gabriel.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, at the First United Methodist Church, New Berlin, with the Reverend Amy Gregory of the United Methodist Church of Greene officiating.