August 27, 2021
Gloria Lindauer passed away peacefully at her home in Norwalk, CT at the age of 85, with family at her side, August 27, 2021. Gloria Cohen was born to Jean and Joseph Cohen in Manhattan on September 7, 1935, and lived there with her parents and older sister, Joan. She graduated from Hunter College in 1956 and taught elementary school in Manhattan. At a singles' weekend in the Catskills, she met Sydney Lindauer, an electrical engineer from the Bronx working for IBM in Poughkeepsie, NY, and they were married in 1958. The couple settled in Wappingers Falls, NY where she continued to teach elementary school and had two children, Steven and Roberta. In 1969, they relocated to Yorktown Heights, NY and lived there until moving to Norwalk, CT in 2017 to be close to their daughter in New Canaan. She is survived by her husband Sydney, son Steven, daughter Roberta Hardy (Thomas), and granddaughters Julia and Sarah.
Published by New Canaan Advertiser on Sep. 7, 2021.