Gloria A. Stahle

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FAWN GROVE Gloria A. Stahle, 81, passed away Friday, June 27, 2014, following a brief illness. Gloria was born October 16, 1932, in Easton, Md. She was married to the late Sheldon L. Stahle, Sr. for nearly 61 years, daughter to Winford C. and Avalon C. Bailey, deceased; and one sister, Janice F. Lane, deceased. She leaves behind five children, Sheldon L. Stahle, Jr., his wife, Brenda of York, Timothy L. Stahle, his wife, Tobie of Dover, Kathy J. Taylor, her husband, Bill of York, Joyce McGinley, wife of Joe, of Lehighton, and Elizabeth D. Rittenhouse, her husband, Randy of Beachwood, N.J.; 18 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren; and a dear friend, Dan Amspacher. Gloria received a scholarship and studied voice at Peabody Conservatory of Music in Baltimore, Md. Our beautiful, clever, fun-loving mother loved and cherished her family. She was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist church. She loved Ancient Hebrew and Egyptian history and was a serious student of the Old Testament and the book of Revelation. She embraced life with zest and was a unique and creative free spirit who is and will be deeply missed. Funeral services will be at Grace United Methodist Church, 473 Plank Road, New Freedom, PA on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 2 p.m. Services will be officiated by Gloria's grandson, Pastor Jeffery Slemp of Grace United Methodist Church and Pastor Rand of the Seventh Day Adventist Church of York. Interment will be at the convenience of the family. Life Tributes by Olewiler and Heffner Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 35 Gotham Place, Red Lion, is in charge of the arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the York Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2220 Roosevelt Avenue, York, PA 17408; or Hospice & Community Care, 685 Good Drive, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604. Send Condolences at
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Olewiler & Heffner Funeral Home
35 Gotham Drive Red Lion, PA 17356
(717) 244-6991
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Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on June 30, 2014