Gloria Ann (Heilman) Radspinner, 64, of Cold Creek Canyon, 154 Oak Trail Circle, Las Vegas, Nev., passed away to be with her Lord on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012.
She was born Sept. 13, 1948, in Jamestown, N.Y., the daughter of the late Walter L. Heilman Sr. and Pollyanna Morrison of Jamestown.
She was married to Edward E. Radspinner, the love of her life, for 46 1/2 years, living 31 years in Las Vegas and 33 years in the Kennedy, N.Y., area.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her adopted daughter, Rene Robinson of St. Marys, Pa.; her mother, Pollyanna Morrison of Jamestown; a brother, Walter L. (Julie) Heilman Jr. of Kennedy; a sister, Bonna (Stewart) Westerlund of Jamestown, N.Y.; a niece, Lynn (Mike) Classon; and great-nephews Tyler, Ryan and Alex of Jamestown; Samantha (Frank) Alemar of Jamestown, N.Y.; and nephew, Patrick Heilman of Charles-ton, S.C. She is also survived by many cousins.
Gloria was a very gifted, self-taught artist. She also enjoyed her large beautiful English garden, which she enjoyed working in. Gloria and her husband built three new homes during their marriage, one outside of Kennedy, N.Y., one in the outskirts of Las Vegas, Nev., and their last home at Cold Creek Canyon, Nev.
She was a graduate of Falconer High School in 1966. She worked at Sterling Manufacturing for nine years. Gloria and her husband also had an upholstery business at their home in Kennedy.
She was predeceased by her father, Walter L. Heilman Sr. in 1999, a brother, Eugene L. Heilman on April 8, 2010, paternal grandparents Carl and Emma Heilman and maternal grandparents Leslie J. Wright and Lilan M. Clement, several aunts and uncles, and two cousins, Wayne Heilman and Sandra Schaffer.
A memorial service will be held at the Mountain Community Building at Cold Creek Canyon, Nev. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.