Gladys C. Wayman

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“Donna and family. We know how much you treasured your Grandmother - she was a very special person and left a loving footprint on many lives. Our...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Debbie and Rick Magee - NY

“Our thoughts and condolences go out to Gladys's family. She will be missed by many. I remember many days going to Gladys's house to visit or pick...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Carol and Frank Adams - Fultonham, NY

“To Donna and family: Sorry to hear about your loss she was a wonderful lady. We think of Gladys in silence and often speak her name and all we...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Bonita R. Mickle - Midleburgh, NY

“Donna Marie, I have so many wonderful memories of times shared with you and Gram. I remember going to her house from the time I was a little girl ...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Rachael Hamm - Middleburgh, NY

“I have met this dear sweet woman several times at Robinson Terrace in Stamford. What a friendly interesting woman she was. I am doing the family...Read More »
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Fultonham- Gladys C. Wayman, 88, longtime resident of Fultonham, died Friday, March 1, 2013 at Robinson Terrace Nursing Home with her granddaughter at her side.

Born March 21, 1924 in Breakabeen, she was the daughter of Manley D. and Hester E. (Pelham) Coons.

Gladys was an active member of the former Fultonham United Methodist Church and sang in the choir. She attended weekly Bible Study at Fanchon Cornell's home. Gladys was a member of the Middleburgh Golden Agers, and the Homemakers' Association. She served as the historian for the Town of Fulton for many years.

Gladys was a caregiver for two ARC consumers and also provided respite care for several area families.

In her spare time she enjoyed baking and decorating cakes and loved to sing.

Gladys married Walter Wayman on Dec. 24, 1943 and he predeceased her Oct. 3, 1985. She was also predeceased by two sons: Donald in 2007 and Lawrence in 1984, and a brother, Claude Coons in 1994.

Survivors include her three grandchildren: Donna (Greg) Mickel of Sharon Springs, Sean (Cathy) Wayman of Acra, NY, and Jason Wayman of Windham; sister-in-law: Amparo "Pardy" Coons of Middleburgh; four great-grandchildren: Connor and Ethan Mickel, Matthew Wayman, and Lindsay Wayman; one great-great-granddaughter: Tattiana Pope; nephew: Claude (Liz) Coons; and three great-nephews: Trevor, Mark and Aaron Coons.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, March 4, 2013 at Fultonham Union Church, State Route 30, Fultonham, NY. Family and friends are also invited to a period of visitation to be held at the church prior to the service from 10 to 11 AM on Monday. Spring interment will be in Breakabeen Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Catskill Area Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc., 795 East Main St., Suite 11, Cobleskill, NY 12043.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Palmer & Shaylor Funeral Home, 134 River St., Middleburgh and Mereness-Putnam Funeral Home, 171 Elm St., Cobleskill.