John J. Winn

John Winn

Mr. John J. Winn, age 71, of Gloversville, NY, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 9, 2018, at the Fulton Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation.

John was born on September 8, 1946. There are no known relatives surviving. John was a quiet man who enjoyed giving comfort to others. The tenants of Kingsboro Towers were his family. He was known to them as sunshine John. John enjoyed long walks and his coffee at the Mudd Store on Main St. in Gloversville where he would visit with many friends.

At John’s request, there will be no calling hours or funeral services. Cremation will take place at Parkview Crematorium in Schenectady, NY. His remains will be spread per his wishes. A memorial plaque will be placed in his honor at Chartier Cemetery in Benson, NY. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home, 51 Fremont St., Gloversville, NY 12078. Please leave condolences online at