SARATOGA SPRINGS — Minerva Gene Atwood, 89, passed away Wednesday, April 2 at Saratoga Hospital.
She was born on May 19, 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 U.S. 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; and sisters, Margaret Comstock and Judith Gray.
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