Gloria Acevedo Thomas, "Puruca", 59 passed away on December 11, 2018 at her home. Born in Troy, she was the daughter of the late Luis Acevedo and Madelaine Anselment Gardner. She enjoyed spending time with her family especially her grandchildren, she enjoyed watching them grow. Gloria is survived by her husband Walter Thomas, her son Gary Miles and his wife Michelle, her grandchildren Alyssa, Casey and Bram Miles, her brother Ventura Acevedo and his wife Peggy, her sister Tonia Fisher and her husband Lloyd, also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Family and friends are invited and may call from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm with funeral service at 3:00 pm on Sunday, December 16, 2018 at the McLoughlin & Mason Funeral Home, corner of 109th Street and Third Avenue, Lansingburgh.
In memory of Puruca memorial donations may be made to Mohawk Hudson Humane Society. Please visit www.mcloughlinmason.com.