Gloria Rifenburg Pecheux, 86, of Saranac Lake, NY, passed away on Friday, March 16th, 2012 at the Uihlein Living Center in Lake Placid, NY.
For many years and until her retirement in 1976, Mrs. Pecheux was a teacher at the Saranac Lake Central School in Saranac Lake, NY.
Mrs. Pecheux was a former member of St. John’s Reformed Church in Upper Red Hook, NY.
Born on April 12, 1925, in Poughkeepsie, NY, she was the daughter of the late James S. and Florence (Triebel) Rifenburg. She earned her degree in teaching from the State University of New York at New Paltz.
Gloria married Paul Pecheux on May 17, 1946 in Newburgh, NY and he predeceased her on May 16, 2001.
She is survived by two daughters; daughter Paulette Pecheux of Lake Placid, NY, and Andrea Stutzman of Avon, Colorado, a brother; Ronald Rifenburg of St. Augustine, FL, a granddaughter Lindsey Stutzman of Avon, Colorado.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at St. John’s Reformed Church, Red Hook, NY. Burial will be at St. John’s Reformed Church Cemetery, Red Hook.
Their will be no calling hours.
Arrangements are under the direction of Burnett & White Funeral Homes 7461 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
For directions, or to sign the online guest book, please visit www.Burnett-White.com.