Gloria J. (Williams)'s Story
Gloria J. (Williams) Krueger, 85, of Niagara Falls, NY, passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at Schoellkopf Health Care Facility in Niagara Falls, NY. Born in Niagara Falls, NY, she was the daughter of the late Frank Williams and the late Vera (Gillespie) Smith.
Gloria was a lifelong resident of Niagara Falls, NY. She attended local schools and graduated from Stella Niagara High School which was something she was very proud of. She continued her education in Rochester, NY, where she earned her Associate's Degree. Gloria worked in quality control at Ohmtek, a computer chip company in Niagara Falls. She was also employed as a sales associate at the former Jenss Department Store at the Summit Park Mall. When her children were attending school, Gloria was an active member of the Prince of Peace Mothers Club. In her leisure time, she enjoyed gardening and also loved spending her summers at her cottage in Long Beach, Canada.
Gloria is survived by her husband, Karl E. Krueger; five children, Deborah (Fred) Loncto-Ulrich of Albany, NY, William F. (late Patricia) Loncto of Colrain, MA, J. Thomas (Denise) Loncto of Niagara Falls, NY, Cindy (Michael) Rudge of Arroyo Grande, CA and James R. (Penny) Loncto of Niagara Falls, NY; her step-children, Kandis Ann (David) Adelizzi of Youngstown, NY, Kimberly (Drew) VeRoss of Sanborn, NY, Kelly Lynne (Jeffrey) LaDuca of Niagara Falls, NY and Kevin Patrick (Jody Farrell) Krueger of Lewiston, NY; eight grandchildren, Christopher Loncto, Nicholas Loncto, Jacqueline Loncto, Emily Rudge, Kiley Rudge, Jacob Loncto, Loren Coty, Gerrianne Avery; as well as several step-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation will be held on Friday, May 6th from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM at M.J. COLUCCI & SON NIAGARA FUNERAL CHAPEL, 2730 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY, where funeral services will follow on Saturday at 11:30 AM. Interment in Oakwood Cemetery at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Roswell Park Cancer Institute Alliance Foundation, PO Box 631, Buffalo, NY 14240 or to Niagara Hospice, Inc., 4675 Sunset Drive, Lockport, NY 14094.
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Published on May 4, 2016