Minerva Gene Atwood, age 89, passed away on Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 at Saratoga Hospital.
She was born on May 19th, 1924 in Norristown, Pennsylvania to Walter H. Stone and Virginia Bolton.
Gene was a graduate of Solvay High School. She was a homemaker, antique dealer and a very talented artist.
In 1943, she married Clinton H. Atwood on Christmas Eve while he was on leave from the United States Marine Corps.
Gene enjoyed going to dinner with her friends at Prestwick Chase, being with her cat Abbey and spending time with her family.
Gene is survived by daughter Sharon Cleveland, son in law Charles Cleveland ,Wendi Carr, son in law Jerry Carr, Lori Bishop, son in law Gary Bishop, grandchildren; Jerry Carr Jr. ,Heather Woolbright, Casey Telzer, Brittany Bishop and Garret Bishop. Great grandchildren; Jolene Carr, John Edward Woolbright, Alexander Woolbright, Hayden Telzer, and Bailee Telzer.
She is preceded in death by her spouse, Clinton H. Atwood, parents Walter H. Stone and Virginia Bolton, Sisters Margaret Comstock and Judith Gray.
Private family services.
Arrangements are under the direction of Compassionate Funeral Care, Inc, 402 Maple Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866.