Betty Ann King

Mrs. King

Betty Ann King, age 85, of Johnstown, passed away on Saturday, March 28, 2020, at the Nathan Littauer Hospital Nursing Home, Gloversville.

She was born in Gloversville on July 24, 1934, the daughter of the late Jacob Snell and Stella Ptaznik Snell.

Betty was a class of 1953 graduate of Gloversville High School. She was employed for over twenty years as a shirt presser at Robison & Smith. Mrs. King was of the Methodist faith, a longtime member of the North Bush United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her husband, Floyd King Jr., whom she married on August 27, 1953; one daughter, Zeanza L. Penistan (Paul); one sister-in-law, Elsie Snell; three grandchildren, Khristian Owens, Brittany Penistan and Kelsie Rowe (Philip); one “adopted” grandson, Cameron Steenburg-Loveless; two great-grandchildren, Logan Daniel Rowe and Hailee Elizabeth Rowe; one nephew, Jeffrey Snell (Raina); two godchildren, Joseph Prue and Tina Prue Kuehner; and her canine companion, Buddy.

In addition to her parents, Betty was predeceased by her brother, Chester Snell, who passed on October 8, 2009.

In keeping with Betty’s request, there will be no calling hours or funeral services.

Cremation was at Vale Crematory, Schenectady.

Contributions in Betty’s memory may be made to the James A. Brennan Memorial Humane Society, 437 Nine Mile Tree Road, Gloversville, New York 12078.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the A.G. Cole Funeral Home Inc., 215 E. Main Street, Johnstown.

Condolences to the family may be made online by visiting our website at www.agcolefuneralhome.com.