Barbara Glines De Lanoy 89 of Ballston Spa, passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at Mary’s Haven. Born in New Brunswick, NJ, December 12, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Irene Glines.
Barbara was the senior executive secretary for the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Princeton University for 23 years, retiring in 1990. She volunteered with Meals on Wheels, Saratoga Hospital and her true love, the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.
She enjoyed tennis, golf, and gardening at the Winterwood Farm where she retired to live with her daughter and her family.
She was predeceased by her son Timothy De Lanoy, sister, Margaret Filigera, and brothers, Charles and Robert Glines. Barbara was survived by her daughters, Barbara Sanford (Tom) of Ballston Spa and Amy Stocking (Rod) of Grand Junction, CO; daughter in law, Kate De Lanoy of Clearwater, FL; grandchildren, Judson Sanford of Clearwater, FL, Cailin Sanford of Ballston Spa, Jesse Stocking of Grand Junction, CO, Trevor Stocking of Grand Junction, CO and Sean De Lanoy of North Fort Myers, FL; sister, Helen Kohut (Al) of Savannah, GA; and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be private at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice of Saratoga, 179 Lawrence Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 or Mary’s Haven, 35 New Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866.
The family would like to thank Arlene Lyons, RN from Community Hospice of Saratoga and Robin Byrt, RN from Mary’s Haven for their loving care and support.