Gladys N. Christman, age 95, of Johnstown, passed away on Friday, July 6, 2012, at the Robison Terrace Nursing Home, in Stamford, New York.
Born May 21, 1917, in Gloversville, she was the daughter of the late John Northover and Maggie Gray Northover.
She was a graduate of Johnstown High School and Albany Business College.
Gladys was employed as a private secretary for Judge Carrol S. Walsh until her retirement in 1981.
Mrs. Christman was a member of the Johnstown Reformed Church. She also taught Sunday school and was a member of the Loyal Philathia at the church.
She was also a volunteer at the Willing Helpers Home for Women in Johnstown.
On February 14, 1943, she was united in marriage to Harold M. "Lefty" Christman and he passed away on October 7, 1975.
Survivors include her two children, Richard (Maxine) Christman of Delanson and Patricia (David) Zambri of Grand Gorge; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by a brother, John Northover.
Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday at 3 p.m. at the A.G. Cole Funeral Home Inc., 215 East Main Street, Johnstown.
Friends and family may call on Wednesday prior to the service from 1 to 3 p.m. at the funeral home.
Interment will be in Fern Dale Cemetery, Johnstown.
Memorial contributions may be made in her name to Central Bridge United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 274, Central Bridge, New York 12035-0274 or to the Jay Gould Reformed Church, P.O. Box 267, Roxbury, New York 12474.
Condolences to the family may be made online by visiting our website at www.agcolefuneralhome.com.