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Gloria A. Swanson Giglio

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Gloria A. Swanson Giglio Obituary
Gloria A. Swanson Giglio age 89 of Erie, died on Monday April 30, 2012 at the Village at Luther Square Nursing Facility. She was born in Erie on January 11, 1923 a daughter of the late William and Elizabeth Woechener Swanson. Gloria was the owner and operator of Custom Craft Upholstery. She was a member of American Legion Post 771 and the Erie Center on Health and Aging. Gloria danced for Katherine Little where she was a member of the Glamourettes and enjoyed tap dancing. She enjoyed bowling and going on bowling trips, and loved the Life Program at The Village at Luther Square. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two sisters; Elizabeth M. and Helen Swanson and two brothers; William and Robert Swanson. She is survived by two daughters; Sandra Giglio of Erie with whom she made her home, Cynthia Beyerle and her husband Kevin of Tampa, Florida, one son Edward Giglio and his wife Judith of Harborcreek; her "son" whom she raised, Christopher and his wife Deb Kneckt; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. She is further survived by her dear friends; Lorraine and Larry Bores. Friends may call at the Russell C. Schmidt & Son Funeral Home Inc. 5000 Wattsburg Rd. Erie, 16504 on Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. with a funeral service being held there at 8 p.m. Graveside services will be held on Friday morning at 10 a.m. in Laurel Hill Cemetery. Please visit www.schmidtfuneralhomeerie.com to sign the Book of Memories

Published in the Erie Times-News on May 2, 2012
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