Gladys Anderson Lifelong resident of West Middletown
Gladys Anderson, 91, of West Middletown, died at 10:18 p.m. Saturday, May 18, 2013, in Washington Hospital.
She was born September 25, 1921, in West Middletown, a daughter of the late George H. and Lauretta Buchanan Wilhelm.
Mrs. Anderson was a 1940 graduate of Trinity High School and was a member of Grove United Presbyterian Church.
She enjoyed gardening and loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
On June 1, 1940, she married Frederick J. Anderson, who died December 20, 1991.
She was the last of her immediate family.
Surviving are three daughters, Darlene Locq of St. Clairsville, Ohio, Jean (James) Brown of Front Royal, Va., and Carolyn (Dale) Ritchey of Washington; a son, Frederick J. (Donna) Anderson Jr. of Orange, Va.; five grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Deceased, in addition to her husband and parents, are two sisters, Jean Kovalcik and Sarah Brownlee.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in Jerome A. Stefkovich Funeral Home Inc., 18 Campbell Street, Avella, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 23, with the Rev. Jack Emerick officiating. Burial will be in West Middletown Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Grove U.P. Church.