Gloria E. Autilio

Gloria E. Autilio

Gloria E. Autilio, age 75, a resident of Gloversville, passed away on Saturday, December 23, 2017, at home with her loving family by her side. She was born in Gloversville, NY on September 2, 1942, the daughter of the late Clifton and Mildred Sweet Whitman.

Gloria was a graduate of Mayfield High School, class of 1962 and was employed for many years by the Stewart’s Corporation.

She was a member of the Mayfield Methodist Church and the Mayfield Serviceman’s Club Ladies Auxiliary.

Survivors include her husband, John Autilio, whom she married August 6, 1993; children, Jennifer Brownell (Bill), Jeffrey Brownell (Joanne), Vickie Brownell, Richard Grandshaw (Denise), Tina Grandshaw (John), and Heidi Childers (Jason); brothers and sisters, Maynard, Nancy, Linda, Melvin, Dick, Mary, Sharon, Roger, and Ronnie; grandchildren, Justin, Zack, Alex, T.J., Luke, Jordan, Haley, Trai, Logan, Brandon and Dakota; 10 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins also survive her. She was predeceased by her brother, Robert Whitman, sister; Laurel “Elsie” Jones; and one grandson, Peter C. Bleyl.

Family and friends are invited to visitation on Thursday, December 28, 2017, at the Gloversville Funeral Home, 4 Second Ave., Gloversville, from 4 to 6 p.m. where a funeral service will be held at 6 p.m. Burial will be held in the spring in Prospect Hill Cemetery, Northville. Condolences may be made to the family online at