April 5, 1925 - July 20, 2021
Doris Johnson Day, age 96, of Johnstown, passed away with her family by her side on Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at Albany Medical Center. Born on April 5, 1925, in Johnstown, she was the daughter of the late Ward and Alice (Davenport) Johnson. Doris was a graduate of the Johnstown High School and went on to get her bachelor's degree in Education at Oneonta State Teachers College. She was employed at the Fulton County Department of Social Services as a social worker until her retirement. In Doris’ spare time, she enjoyed reading and oil painting. Her family, grandchildren, and great grandchildren were the most important people in her life; she always enjoyed spending time with them the most. She married the love of her life, James J. Day on August 21, 1948, until his passing on February 3, 1998. Survivors include her children, Richard E. Day and Carol Day Meinecke both of Gloversville and James A. Day (Kathleen) of Wantagh, NY; sisters- in-law Helen Johnson of Texas and Gretchen Johnson of Florida; 13 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; as well as several nieces, nephews, cousins, and close friends. In addition to her husband and parents, Doris was predeceased by her sons, Thomas J. Day, Robert W. Day, Ronald B. Day; brothers, Ward R. Johnson and Henry D. Johnson; grandson, Joshua R. Day; daughter-in-law, Mary B. Day. In keeping with Doris’ wishes, there will be no funeral services or calling hours. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date at the convenience of her family. Memorial donations in Doris’ memory may be made to a charity of your choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to the A.G. Cole Funeral Home, 215 E. Main Street, Johnstown, NY. Condolences to the family may be made online by visiting the family’s page at www.agcolefuneralhome.com.
Doris Johnson Day, age 96, of Johnstown, passed away with her family by her side on Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at Albany Medical Center. Born on April 5, 1925, in Johnstown, she was the daughter of the late Ward and Alice (Davenport) Johnson.... View Obituary & Service Information
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