|Birth: ||Feb. 26, 1921|
|Death: ||Jan. 16, 2013|
Gladys A. Long, 91, formerly of Hamburg, died Wednesday, Jan 16, 2013, in Phoebe Berks Health Center, Wernersville.
Gladys was a resident of Phoebe Berks Village.
She was the wife of Floyd R. Long, who died Sept. 1, 2003. They were married in June 1947.
Born in Centre Twp., she was the daughter of the late Henry G. and Laura L. (Blatt) Spatz.
Gladys was a graduate of the former Perry High School and a 1942 graduate of Kutztown State College. She also attended Duke University.
Gladys first worked as an English teacher for Latrobe High School from 1942-1944. She then worked as an English teacher and librarian for Hamburg High School from 1944 until retiring in 1972.
Gladys was a member of Salem (Belleman's) Church, Centre Twp. She was a member of the Berks County Retired Teachers Association and the Pennsylvania Retired Teachers Association. She was a former member of the Hamburg Senior Citizens.
Gladys enjoyed playing cards both at home and while residing at Phoebe.
Gladys is survived by her sister, and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two sisters, Anna L.(Spatz) Heckman and Mildred L. (Spatz) Bucks.
Burial will be private in Fairview (Belleman's) Cemetery, Centre Twp.
Published in Reading Eagle on January 17, 2013
Henry G Spatz (1897 - 1969)
Laura L Blatt Spatz (1898 - 1960)
Anna Larue Spatz Heckman (1918 - 1996)*
Mildred Louise Spatz Bucks (1919 - 1990)*
Gladys Arlene Spatz Long (1921 - 2013)
Bellemans Church Cemetery
Created by: Alfred Greenawalt
Record added: Jan 17, 2013
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