Laverne D. Gill, age 91, of South Shore Road, Hadley, died Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at his son's home in Amsterdam following a long illness. He was born in Fultonville, NY, on March 8, 1923, the son of the late George and Mary Martha Doak Gill. Laverne was a graduate of Fultonville High School. He was a United States Army Veteran serving in World War II. He was then employed for General Electric for 38 years.