Gloria I. Harris
May 21, 2018
Gloria I. Harris, age 90, of Pine Grove, passed away on Monday, May 21, in Schoolyard Square, Pine Grove.
Born on July 27, 1927, in Donaldson, she was a daughter of the late Edward and Edna Boe Houtz .
Gloria was a 1944 graduate of Tremont High School. She had been employed as a seamstress at the former Fox-Knapp Mfg., Pine Grove and had been the chairlady of the AGWU local chapter for many years. She was a former member of the Pine Grove Senior Citizens.
She was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Pine Grove.
Preceding her in death were her Husband, William A. Harris on Sept. 18, 1984 and a Brother, John Houtz.
Surviving are three Daughters, Donna Zerbe, Kathy, wife of George Sorokach and Beverly, wife of Steve Morgan all of Pine Grove; seven grandchildren, Wendy, Keri Anna, Joshua, Jason, Ian, Kaitlyn, and Ryan; nine Great-Grandchildren, Madison, Brandon B., Brandon H., Isabella, Alexander, Evangeline, Francesca, Giavanna and Landon.
Services will be held at St. Peter's Lutheran Church on Friday, May 25, at 10:30 AM with Dr. Richard W. Schoenleber officiating. There will be a calling time at the Church on Friday, May 25, from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM in the St. Peter's Lutheran Church. Interment will follow in the St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Pine Grove.
The family would prefer, in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 212 S. Tulpehocken Street, Pine Grove, Pa. 17963, designated to the Fuel-heating fund, in her memory.
The H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove, is in charge of the arrangements and you may send condolences to the family at our website at www.hlsnyderfuneralhome.com.