Family and friends may call at the Doran Funeral Home, 4 E. Bayard St., Seneca Falls, NY on Thursday (April 9) from 5 – 7 PM followed by a Funeral Service at 7 PM at the funeral home with Lena Shipley, retired Pastoral Associate of St. Francis/St. Clare Parish, Seneca Falls & Waterloo, NY, officiating. Interment will be at the convenience of the family. If desired, contributions may be made to Beverly Animal Shelter, River Road, Waterloo, NY 13165.
Gladys was born in Seneca Falls, NY on February 2, 1930 the daughter of the late Charles & Goldie Austin Buck. She was a graduate of Mynderse Academy and was retired from the former Sylvania Inc., both of Seneca Falls. She had reside in Clyde, NY for 45 years and had been a member of St. Patrick’s Church, Seneca Falls, in years past. She loved to knit and listen to country music, especially, Patsy Cline. She especially loved her dogs, Moose & Ben. Gladys had attended Mortuary School.
She is survived by:
1 daughter – Shannon (Dennis) Smolinski – Clyde, NY
Her twin granddaughters – Morgan & Mikala Smolinski
Several beloved nieces and nephews
In addition to her parents, Gladys was predeceased by her husband, Arthur E. Reinsel, who died in January of 2004, 3 sisters, Genevieve Steinfeld, Irene May, & Marie Church, & 5 brothers, Orin, Stanley, William, Frederick, & Vincent Buck.
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