Velma L. Scanlon 84 of Ballston Spa, passed away Friday, November 15, 2013. Born in Ballston Spa, March 29, 1929, she was the daughter of the late James Manzer and Lottie Manzer Chard. Velma was a homemaker and enjoyed knitting and crocheting. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Ballston Spa. She served on the Board of Elections and volunteered for Meals on Wheels.
She was predeceased by her husband John Scanlon. Velma is survived by her son, Robert Scanlon of Ballston Spa, her brothers, James Manzer of Ballston Spa, Bruce Manzer of Bahrain and several nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to call from 9:30-10:30am Tuesday, November 19 at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. A service will follow at 10:30am. Burial will be in Powell Wiswall Cemetery, Ballston Spa.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.