Gloria M. McNeil

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

   Gloria M. McNeil, 83, of Muscatine, Iowa, died Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at her residence.  Services are 1 p.m. Thursday at Bewley Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 103 SW Third Street, Aledo.  Visitation will be 11 a.m. to service time at the funeral home.  Burial will be in the New Boston cemetery.  Memorials may be given to the Gloria M. McNeil memorial fund.

    Gloria was born Mar. 9, 1928 in Andover, the daughter of Everet Dillon and Gertrude Mae Luxmore Glidden.  She married Harold E. McNeil in Aledo on July 25, 1948.

    Mrs. McNeil was a member of the Christian Nondenominational Church.

    She loved her grandkids, cats, dogs and reading.  She enjoyed dolls, quilting, sewing, painting of Trichem and playing SkipBo cards.  

    Survivors include her husband of 63 years, Harold; children, Mary (Abdul) Kaplan, Lou., William Lee (Pat) McNeil, Colo., Kimberly (Michael) Rogstad, Iowa, Kristy Walters, Iowa; sister, Bonnie Merdith, Ind.; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.  She was preceded in death by her parents, four sisters and two brothers.

    Online condolences may be expressed to Gloria’s family at www.bewleyfuneralhome.com.