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Stephanie Glazier: 1954 - 2011

Stephanie Glazier, a longtime South Pas resident and integral part of the community, died Wednesday. A celebration of life will be held 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 29 at Oneonta Congregational Church.

Former SPEF president Stephanie Glazier, 57, died Wednesday after a year-long battle with breast cancer. 

An integral part of the community, Glazier was diagnosed with cancer in November of 2010. She is the wife of editor of the , Bill Glazier.

"Stephanie was involved in a lot of activities around town and made a lot of friends over the years," said Henk Friezer. "I know her family; she and Bill were very close."

In April, a group of more than 30 of her friends and family—The Pink Flamingals—participated in in her honor.

"It's great to have support from your friends," Glazier told Patch at the event.

For nearly 30 years, Glazier worked in product development, strategic wholesale, retail business planning, marketing and management.

Since 2008, she was a buyer for the TJ Maxx Corporation. Over her career, Glazier held corporate positions with a variety of prestigious companies, some of which include the Disney Stores, Banana Republic and I. Magnin.

She is survived by her husband Bill Glazier and son Michael.

A celebration of life will be held 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 29 at .  

Ron Rosen December 24, 2011 at 12:01 AM
So sorry to hear about this.
Meredith Miller December 24, 2011 at 12:24 AM
Dear Bill and Michael- We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Condolences from us - Meredith and Michael Miller
Donna Murray December 24, 2011 at 12:43 AM
Bill and Michael I am so sorry about your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you Donna Murray Mike Flynn's aunt
Candy B Solomon December 24, 2011 at 01:27 AM
Dear Bill and Michael, Our hearts are heavy as we learn of Stephanie's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers as you go through this difficult time. Candy B. Solomon and Family
Karen Bachand December 24, 2011 at 02:34 AM
Dear Bill, We are so saddened to learn of your loss. You and your son are very much in our hearts and prayers. Karen and Lou Bachand
Sam Burgess December 24, 2011 at 04:09 AM
I have got my leave. Bid me farewell, my friends! I bow to you all and take my departure. Here I give back the keys of my door--and I give up all claims to my house. I only ask for last kind words from you. We were neighbors for long, but I received more than I could give. Now the day has dawned and the lamp that lit my dark corner is out. A summons has come and I am ready for my journey. Tagore
JefferyTaylor December 24, 2011 at 10:57 AM
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Jessica Yee December 24, 2011 at 05:01 PM
Dear Bill, My deepest condolence. Our thoughts are with you. Warmest Regards, Jessica
david plenn December 24, 2011 at 11:19 PM
This news knocked me to my knees yesterday. The last time I saw her I told her how great she looked and how happy I was that she seemed to have put the cancer behind her. I was crushed to hear this news in the midst of the holiday festivities. Stephanie, Bill, and Michael were my neighbors for many years and I worked with Stephanie on the SPEF board for several years after that. She was a dynamo and I have a hard time accepting that even cancer could be the winner in that battle. My thoughts and condolences go to Bill and Mike. Rest in Peace, Steph. dave
Lynne Heffley December 24, 2011 at 11:32 PM
I'm so very sorry for your loss, Bill. My deepest condolences to you and your family. Lynne
Anne Dixon December 25, 2011 at 12:47 AM
Molly and I feel your heartache and pain. Let us know if you ever need us and know that we care. Anne and Molly Dixon
TRT December 25, 2011 at 03:33 AM
Bill, I am very sad for your loss Bill. My deepest condolences to you and your family.
TRT December 25, 2011 at 03:35 AM
Bill, I am very sad for your loss. My condolences to you and your family.
Steve & Jamie Inzunza December 25, 2011 at 03:26 PM
Dear Bill, Our deepest sympathies for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Please accept our condolences. Steve and Jamie Inzunza
Henk Friezer December 26, 2011 at 10:45 PM
Stephanie will not only be a great loss to Bill and Micheal but also leave a void in the community she loved and contributed so much to. Bill is an outstanding, objective journalist because of the support he received from his wife. And though we can claim to feel his loss none off will be more aware of this than the Glazier family, Bill we are all there for you and even though we will never be able to fill the void left by your wife, we are there to lend you any support you may need in this time of sorrow. She will truly be missed. My heartfelt condolences to you and Micheal. Your friend, Henk
Kris Calvin December 30, 2011 at 12:43 AM
This is simply heartbreaking. Like so many in the community who were touched and inspired by Stephanie, sending my deepest condolences to Bill and Michael. Kris Calvin

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