Lois Elizabeth Bowers Spelman passed away on October 19, 2012, at the Nathan Littauer Hospital Extended Care Facility. She was a native and lifelong resident of Gloversville. Lois was the daughter of Elizabeth M. Geweye and Herbert L. Bowers and the stepdaughter of Minnie Ulrich Bowers. She was predeceased by all of her siblings, Marian, Everett and Roland. She was also predeceased by her beloved husband of almost 50 years, William Howard Spelman, who passed away in 1990.