David L. Gladstein, 78, of Flat Rock, NC died Thursday, April 26, 2007 at his home. He was a graduate of NY State University of Applied Arts and Sciences, served in the US Army from 1951 to 1953 as an Instructor in Guided Missiles and owned and operated Prudent Investors Planning Company.. He is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Renee Gladstein, two daughters, Dara Joy Levitch and Caryl Ann Wolosin and husband Bruce and two granddaughters, Brianne Rachel and Aimee Beth. A funeral will be held in New Jersey. Donations can be made to the Cancer Society or the Heart Association. Jackson Funeral Service is in charge of local arrangements.