Gloria Maria Padró Díaz
79, of Noblesville, passed away on Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at Riverview Hospital in Noblesville. She was born on December 5, 1932 to Juan and Elisa (Ramos) Díaz in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Her parents preceded her in death.
Gloria attended nursing school at the Nursing School of Bayamón, Puerto Rico. She retired from the Army Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES) in Indianapolis after 18 years as a customer service manager. After retirement she worked for the daycare center at Ft. Benjamin Harrison Military Base. She was an active member of the Puerto Rican Association of Indianapolis. She was an avid salsa dancer and loved working out, traveling and cooking.
She is survived by sons, Raúl Padró, Luís (Lena) Padró, Tony Padró & Rafael (Michelle) Padró; sister, Lydia Díaz Ramos; four grandchildren, Amanda Lee Padró, Lydia Carmen (Patrick) O'Neal, Angel Lee (fiancé, Ben Cannon) Dickerson and Amber Lynn Padró; and seven great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 1, 2012, at 12 Stones Fellowship Church, 12130 Pendleton Pike in Indianapolis, IN 46236, with visitation beginning one hour prior to the service. Father Christopher Shocklee will officiate.
Online condolences can be given at: http://www.randallroberts.com