Marion C. Mandeville

Marion C. Mandeville, 92, of Gloversville, went to be with her personal Lord and Savior on Sunday, September 29, 2013, at the Wells Nursing Home, Johnstown.

Born on June 29, 1921, in Elmira, Marion was the daughter of the late David William Campbell Sr. and the late Marion D. Days.

Early in life while residing in New Jersey, she was employed by Western Electric. Most recently, Marion worked for the former Coleco Industires, starting in 1968 and retiring in 1986.

She was a former member of the Frederick Douglass AME Zion Church in Elmira and currently a member of the People’s AME Zion Church in Gloversville, where she was a Deaconess and former president of the Women’s Home & Overseas Missionary Society and formerly a member of the Contingent Club. Mrs. Mandeville was a lifetime member of the Gloversville Fifty-Five Senior Citizens Club.

She was married to Eugene Mandeville, who predeceased her.

Besides her parents and husband, Marion was predeceased by her brothers, William Campbell and David W. Campbell Jr.

Mrs. Mandeville is survived by two daughters, Maryann M. Walker of Johnstown and Catherine Eaton of Gloversville; six grandchildren, Robert L. Allen Jr. of Mattydale, Jamie M. (Heather) Allen of Johnstown, Matthew A. (Sue-Ann) Walker of Fort Sill, Okla., Teresa (Javier) Evans of Dix Hills, Charles Campbell of Gloversville and Nakesha Campbell of Fort Johnson; fifteen great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and her special friend, Betty Burkart.

Friends and relatives are invited to call on the family on Friday, October 4, 2013, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Johnstown Reformed Church, 351 North Perry Street, Johnstown, where a funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, October 5, 2013, with the Rev. Michael Bell, eulogist and the Rev. Robert E. Linder, officiating. Burial will follow at Union Rural Cemetery, Mayfield. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home, 51 Fremont St., Gloversville.

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