Betty J. Mauro

Mrs. Betty J. Mauro, age 85, of Spring Avenue Extension, Gloversville, N.Y., passed away Saturday, March 9, 2013, peacefully with her loved ones at her side, at the Nathan Littauer Hospital.

She was born June 21, 1927, in Gloversville, the daughter of the late Grover and Mable Stowell Mauro. Betty was a 1945 graduate of Gloversville High School. She was employed as a secretary for the former Sal Sachiem Company of Gloversville, where she met the love of her life, Louis Mauro Jr. They were married Nov. 23, 1958, and shared 56 years together and he survives her. Her loving family also includes her dearest daughter, Donna; and sons, Mike and Larry. Betty was a member of the North Main Street United Methodist Church of Gloversville. She enjoyed watching television and doing crosswords.

By Betty’s request, there will be no calling hours or funeral service. Cremation will take place at the Parkview Crematory, Schenectady, N.Y. Memorial contributions in memory of Betty J. Mauro may be made to the North Main Street United Methodist Church, 316 Main St., Gloversville, NY 12078.

Arrangements are by the John W. Finocan Funeral Home Inc., 13 Prospect Ave., Gloversville. Online condolences may be made to