Elaine Gay Rolston

Rolston, Elaine Gay CLIFTON PARK Elaine Gay Rolston, 69, of Reed Lane, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, January 5, 2013 at St. Peter's Hospital. She was born on October 7, 1943 in Manhattan, N.Y. and was the daughter of the late John H. and Ellen (Hancock) Thomas. She had lived in Clifton Park since 1986 and was formerly of Pleasantville and NYC. Mrs. Rolston had worked for NY Telephone as a district secretary for 12 years in Manhattan until her retirement. She later enjoyed working for both the Pleasantville School District and the Shenendehowa School District. Gay was a well known employee of Hoyts Cinemas and Boscovs in Clifton Park. She was a member of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Clifton Park and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She was the beloved wife of William H. Rolston; loving mother of Thomas C. Rolston and Kenneth W. Rolston, both of Clifton Park; adored grandmother of Kenna Marie Rolston; caring sister of John H. Thomas of Wayne, N.J. Gay is also survived by many other family and friends who loved her so. Funeral will be held on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 1 Northcrest Drive, Clifton Park, N.Y. Relatives and friends are invited and may call on Monday, January 7, 2013 from 4-7 p.m. at the Gordon C. Emerick Funeral Home, 1550 Route 9, Clifton Park, NY 12065. Memorial contributions may be made to the Animal Protective Foundation 52 Maple Avenue Scotia, NY 12302. Arrangements have been entrusted by the family to the Gordon C. Emerick Funeral Home 1550 Route 9 Clifton Park, NY 12065.

Funeral Home

Gordon C. Emerick Funeral Home
1550 Route 9 Clifton Park, NY 12065
(518) 371-5454

Published in Albany Times Union on Jan. 7, 2013