Joan M. Zuckerwar

Joan M. Zuckerwar, 75, formerly of Gloversville, passed away on Sunday, November 24, 2013, at Craneville Place of Dalton, Mass., where she had been a resident for the last few years.

Born on January 9, 1938, in Gloversville, she was the daughter of the late Robert Boyle and Helen Crankshaw Tooker.

She was married to Paul Zuckerwar, who predeceased her.

Joan was a member of the former St. James Lutheran Church in Gloversville. She and her husband, Paul, enjoyed traveling

Besides her husband, she was predeceased by two infant children, John Curtis and Ann Marie Zuckerwar.

Joan is survived by four sons, Henry Ellsworth of Glens Falls, Paul, Kenneth and Kevin Zuckerwar, all of Gloversville; a daughter, Marlene Ellsworth of Bolton Landing; a sister, Sharon (Larry) Antis of Gloversville; two grandchildren, Jenna and Eric Bowers, both of Glens Falls; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be private and at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are under the direction of Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home, 51 Fremont Street, Gloversville, NY.

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