Bernice E. Kortz

Bernice E. Kortz, age 66, of Johnstown, passed away on Saturday, February 1, 2014, at Nathan Littauer Hospital, Gloversville.

She was born in Schenectady on July 22, 1947, the daughter of the late Bernie and Lillian LaFrancois.

Mrs. Kortz was a high school graduate and worked for several years as a home health aide for Residential Resources in Clifton Park.

Bernice is survived by her two sons, Matthew Thomas Kortz and his wife Sandy of Gloversville and Michael Allen Kortz of Johnstown; one brother, Bernie LaFrancois of Tennessee; and three grandchildren Nathan, Rhiannon and Victor.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Gilbert Kortz, who passed in 1992.

In accordance with Bernice’s wishes, there will be no calling hours or funeral services.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the A.G. Cole Funeral Home Inc., 215 E. Main Street, Johnstown, New York 12095.

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