Mae E. (Maisie) Gebo

Whitehall, New York – Mae E. (Maisie) Gebo, 95, of Blinn Street passed away on Monday, March 6, 2023, at her home after a long illness.

She was born on April 8, 1927, in Rutland, Vermont, the daughter of the late Arthur and Olive (Denton) Edwards.

Maisie married Roland Gebo on Dec. 30, 1945. Together they were married for 50 years before his passing on Feb. 6, 1995.

She worked at many places in Whitehall, including Roselli’s Clothing, Scott’s Furniture and the Whitehall Museum. She volunteered at many places also, like Skene Manor and with the Glens Falls Hospital Guild.

She was a member of the Whitehall United Methodist Church for many years and was a very active member, helping in fundraising anywhere she could.

In addition to her parents and her husband Roland she is predeceased by two sisters, Grace Longtin and Theresa Kasuba, and three brothers, John, Albert and George Stevens. She is survived by one sister Dorothy LaRose (Edwards), a sister-in-law Barb Gebo, brother-in-law Tim Gebo and his wife Thon. Maisie also is survived by many nieces and nephews.

Her family would like to thank High Peaks Hospice for all the wonderful care they gave Maisie, especially Casey, Sue and Aloita.

Donations may be made in her name to High Peaks Hospice, 79 Glenwood Ave., Queensbury, NY 12804, or the Whitehall United Methodist Church, 56 Greenmount Cemetery Lane, Whitehall, NY 12887.

Family and friends may call from 3 to 4 p.m. Friday, March 10, at the Whitehall United Methodist Church. A funeral service will follow at 4:30 p.m. with Rev. Kevin Gebo presiding. A burial in the Greenmount Cemetery will be conducted in the spring.

Maisie’s arrangements are under the care of the Jillson Funeral Home Inc., 46 Williams St. in Whitehall.

Online condolences may be made at jillsonfuneralhome.com