Tina E. “T” Monroe, 46, 12 Remington Ave, passed away late Monday evening, August 1, 2011 at her home surrounded by her family and friends after a courageous battle with cancer.
Tina was born June 9, 1965 in Massena, the daughter of Lindsey and June Mossow Gladding. She graduated from Massena Central School and Canton ATC with a business degree.
After graduating from college she worked for health services in Potsdam and later cared for Mabel Cecot for many years. Most recently, she was a bus driver for Massena Central School and was “a full time mom”. She loved driving bus and all of the children. She attended the Knapps Station Community Church. Tina enjoyed going to the movies, playing games, and loved the holidays, especially Christmas.
Tina is survived by her companion of 7 years, James Seeber; a son, Blayne Monroe both of Norfolk; her parents, Lindsey and June Gladding of Massena; a sister, Susan and Mark Murray of Winthrop; two brothers, Ben and Penny Gladding of Norfolk and Jack and Rubie Gladding of Massena; and many aunts, uncle, nieces and nephews.
Tina was predeceased by her grandparents, William and Ethel Mossow and Ephram and Agnes Gladding; and a nephew, Jay Gladding.
Friends may call Wednesday 1-3 and 7-9 p.m. at the Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena, where funeral services will be held Thursday 11 a.m. with Rev. Lee Sweeney, officiating. Burial will follow the services in Raymondville Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society.
Condolences can be made on line at www.donaldsonfh.com.