Susan E. Moshier

Susan E. Moshier, age 55, of Gloversville, died Sunday, March 24, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital, Amsterdam.

She was born December 3, 1957, in Little Falls, N.Y., the daughter of the late Arden and Alice Plato Burton. She was employed as a health care aide by several agencies in the Fulton County area.

Susan enjoyed knitting, watching NASCAR and attending the sporting events of her grandchildren.

She is survived by: her companion of 27 years, Francis D. Fonda of Gloversville; three children, Tiffany L. Capparello (Brandon Strouse) of Gloversville, Todd A. Capparello (Andrea Kirst) of Hamburg and Dana M. Capparello (Zachary Olmstead) of Mayfield; six stepchildren including, Roberta Fox (Stanley) of Johnstown; a brother, John Burton of Stratford; three sisters, Deb Spofford, Lynne Shaut and Chris Egan, all of Salisbury Center. Also surviving are many grandchildren including: Katlyn, Terrance, Brennan, Jacob, Kyle, Zachary Jr., Kiarra, Levi, Kirsten, Joshua, Lucas and Mark, as well as several nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Susan’s Life will take place at a future date. Interment will take place in the spring at Prospect Hill Cemetery, Northville. Memorial contributions may be made in lieu of flowers to the American Cancer Society, 260 Osborne Road, Loudonville, NY 12211.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home, Gloversville. Please visit the family’s online guestbook at