Alice M. Biancucci

Mrs. Alice M. Biancucci, 84, Gloversville, New York, died Friday, April 05, 2013, at St. Mary’s Healthcare of Amsterdam.

Born on July 22, 1928, in Freysbush, N.Y., she was the daughter of Jay Moyer and Wanda Tompkins Moyer. She was a graduate of Fort Plain High School and had been a resident of Gloversville since 1948.

Mrs. Biancucci was a mother and homemaker.

She was of Protestant faith.

Mrs. Biancucci was an avid baker and cookie maker. She enjoyed her flower gardens, plants and growing vegetables. Alice also enjoyed crocheting and sewing, making several wedding gowns for her nieces.

In July 1948, Alice was married to Alfonso William Biancucci. He preceded her in death in 1992. She also was predeceased by three sons, Joseph Biancucci in 1992, Christopher Biancucci in 2010 and Jay Biancucci in 2011.

Mrs. Biancucci is survived by: her two daughters, Celestina Biancucci of Gloversville, N.Y., Victoria and Rick Erwin of Gloversville, N.Y.; son, William D. and Sharon Biancucci of Gloversville and Scotia, N.Y.; sister, Cornelia Stowe of Elmira, N.Y.; daughter-in-law, Tammy Biancucci of Carlisle, N.Y.; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.

A funeral service will be held on Thursday, April 11, 2013, at 10 a.m. at the chapel of Gray-Houghtaling & Smith Funeral Home, 34 Center Street, Fort Plain, NY 13339, with the Rev. Nancy Ryan officiating. The family will receive relatives and friends Wednesday, April 10, 2013, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Mrs. Alice M. Biancucci may be made to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Upstate New York-Vermont Chapter, 5 Computer Drive West, Albany, NY 12205 or to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241-7005.

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