Leah R. Crannell

Leah R. Crannell, 84, passed away in her home in Gloversville, NY, on October 12, 2019. Leah was born in Gloversville, March 13, 1935, and was a lifelong resident of the area. She worked for many years at Johnstown Knit and Lee Dye and then, after graduating with honors from FMCC, worked at Johnstown, Littaeur, and St. Mary’s hospitals until 10 years ago when she finally retired.

Leah was predeceased by her daughter, Lacie Janette Gutowski (1967); her husband, Charles E Crannell Sr. (1988); and her sister, Jean Allen (2007).

She is survived by a sister, Barbara Dingman of Johnstown; and by her daughters, Susan Iliff, Barbara Gutowski, and Elizabeth Winchell; her sons, Lawrence R. Crannell and Charles E Crannell Jr. (Mitze); grandchildren, Brandy Wethington Perrill, Teri Jo Williams, Kurtiss Miller, Kory Phillips, Laci and Lawrence Jr. (Buddy) Crannell; Jackie Creamer, Madison, Mason, and Charlie Crannell.

There will be no funeral services and interment will be at St. Anthony’s Cemetery on October 21, at 2 p.m. where friends will be welcome to pay their respects.

By Kerry Minor

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