Gladys Pregmon Russin, 88, of Old Forge entered into eternal life Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012. She was the beloved wife of Jerry Y. Russin.
Gladys was born May 14, 1924. She was the daughter of the late John Pregmon and Sophie Gambal.
She was a graduate of Old Forge High School and attended Keystone College.
Mrs. Russin was employed until her retirement as the assistant to the chief executive of Elizabeth Arden Co.
Gladie's lively, caring personality and loving kindness will be remembered by several generations of nieces, nephews and cousins as well as a wide circle of friends.
She is survived by her brother, John L. Pregmon and his wife, Patricia, Philadelphia.
A communicant of St. Stephen's Russian Orthodox Church, she preserved the custom of a joyous celebration of Russian Christmas every year, which will be sadly missed.
Gladys enjoyed travel with her late husband and excursions with her graduating class from Old Forge High School.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in St. Stephen's Russian Orthodox Church, St. Stephen's Lane, Old Forge, with the Very Rev. German Ciuba, rector, officiating. Interment will be at the convenience of her family. Family and friends may call from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Ciuccio Funeral Home, 145 Moosic Road, Old Forge.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Simon S. Russin Funeral Home, Plains Township.