Paul J. Christiano

Paul J. Christiano age 76, of Gloversville, N.Y., a lifelong resident passed away Tuesday, October 29, 2013.

He was born on March 21, 1937, in Gloversville, the son of Louis and Sophia Lathers Christiano. He attended Gloversville schools. Paul was employed as an assembler at General Electric in Schenectady, retiring in 1995. He was a Staff Sergeant in the Gloversville National Guard for nine years. Paul was a communicant of the Church of the Holy Spirit and a member of the Gloversville Moose.

He is survived by one son, John Paul Christiano of Broadalbin, N.Y. and one daughter, Paula Zemken of Gloversville; three brothers, Tony Christiano (Loretta) of Gloversville, Donald Christiano (Rose) of Penn Brook Pines, Fla.; one sister, Betty Boles (Dick) of Gloversville; three grandchildren, Haley Jean Christiano, Austin and Nitasha Zemken; and one great-grandson. He was predeceased by his parents and one brother, Thomas Christiano.

Cremation will take place at the Park View Crematorium, Schenectady, N.Y. Interment will take place in the Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Johnstown, N.Y. Funeral arrangements are by the John W. Finocan Funeral Home Inc., 13 Prospect Ave., Gloversville. Online condolences may be made to

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