Jane H. Gillmett

GLENS FALLS Jane H. Gillmett, 89, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2007 at Glens Falls Hospital. Born on August 25, 1918 in Phillipsburg, NJ she was the daughter of Harry and Sue (Peifer) Quinn. Jane worked for Jonathan Reid Clothing Store during the 1970s through the 1980s retiring in the late 1980s. Her passion was spending time at home with her family and sharing lively conversations with her grandchildren. She also enjoyed music, reading and winter sports, especially speed skating. Besides her parents she was predeceased by her first husband Archibald Harry Van Nortwick, her second husband Lehaland Gillmett and her two sisters, Anna Quinn and Ruth Barber. Survivors include her children, David H. Van Nortwick and his wife Barbara of Nokomis, FL, Susan G. Knapp and her husband Tom of Hudson Falls and Robert T. Gillmett and his wife Pamela of Pennington, NJ; her grandchildren, Kimberly Rossman and her husband Mark of Castleton, NY, Craig Van Nortwick and his wife Angela of Bradenton, FL, Jessica Knapp of Ossining, NY, Thomas Knapp and his wife Adrienne of Harrisburg, PA, Caitlin Gillmett of Pennington, NJ and Vivienne Gillmett of Pennington, NJ and great grandchildren Abbi Rossman, Troy Van Nortwick and Zach Van Nortwick. A funeral service was conducted at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2007 at Regan & Denny Funeral Home, 53 Quaker Road, Queensbury with Rev. Flossie Bates, officiating. Family and friends were invited to call from 10 to 11 a.m., on Saturday at the funeral home. Burial followed at Pine View Cemetery. Those who wish may send a remembrance in her name to The Glens Falls Association for the Blind, 144 Ridge Street, Glens Falls, NY 12801, The Fort Hudson Nursing Home Activity Fund, 319 Broadway, Fort Edward, NY 12828 or to The Glens Falls Hospital Foundation, 12 Warren Street, Glens Falls, NY 12801.

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