Gloria G. Halliday, May Road, Potsdam, died peacefully at United Helpers Maplewood Campus in Canton, on Saturday, July 24, 2010. She was married to Robert H. Halliday, attorney, who died in 2000.
Memorial services will be held Thursday, July 29, 2010 at St. Mary’s Church, Potsdam, at 10 a.m. with Monsignor Robert H. Aucoin and Monsignor Harry Snow officiating.
Gloria was born on October 3, 1922 in Ogdensburg to the late Allan and Margaret Gurley, Potsdam.
She is survived by her two sisters, Marilyn Comstock of Sidney, Ohio, and Joan Scopinich of St. Augustine, Florida; her sons, Kurt Halliday and his wife, Carol Halliday, Potsdam and Mark Halliday, Wakefield, Rhode Island; and her grandchildren, James Halliday, Somerville, Massachusetts, Susannah Halliday Eisenbraun, St. Louis, Missouri, and Katherine Halliday, Potsdam.
Gloria attended St. Lawrence University and graduated from SUNY Potsdam. She worked as an elementary school teacher in Northern New York, and later as a model in New York City.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent in her name to United Helpers Maplewood Campus Nursing Home, Canton, who provided her the best of care for the past three months.
Online condolence can be sent to www.garnerfh.com.