Katherine Argersinger

Katherine Argersinger, 96, a former Gloversville resident, died on March 6, 2014, at Mease Countryside Hospital in Safety Harbor, Florida.

She was born April 24, 1917, in Johnstown, the daughter of Charles and Ethel (Roberts) Beck.

Mrs. Argersinger was a 1935 graduate of Gloversville High School and a 1936 graduate of the former Gloversville Business School. She was a former employee of the Leader Republican, served as Deputy City Chamberlain for the city of Gloversville, and later worked as office manager for the former Alma Knitting Mill, Knit-True Handwear Corporation, and Thomas Randall & Associates. She retired in 1979 to Bayonet Point, Florida. Since 1994 she had been a resident of Palm Harbor, Florida.

She is survived by one son, Robert (Elizabeth) Argersinger of Vernon Hills, Ill.; one grandson, Steven (JoAnne) Argersinger of Pleasant Hill, Iowa; one granddaughter, Joanne (Matthew) Hemmer of Mount Prospect, Ill.; one great-grandson, Peyton Hemmer; and one niece, Janice (Joseph) Flaherty of Greenport, N.Y. She was predeceased by two sisters, Dorothy Hermance and Ruth Hulbert.

Cremation took place at Moss Feaster Funeral Home, Largo, www.mossfeasterlargo.com. Private burial will take place in Prospect Hill Cemetery. Local arrangements are by Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home, Gloversville.