|Death: ||May 3, 2013|
Gloria M. "Dolly" Heiler, 82, of Leola, passed away on Friday evening at the Bob Fryer & Family Inpatient Center, following a short illness. Born in Lancaster and a lifelong area resident, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Bessie Stevens. Gloria was the wife of the late John Charles Heiler, who passed away in June 2012. At that time they had been married for 60 years.
She had worked for 25 years at the Kitchen Kettle bakery as a baker and decorator of cakes and cookies. Gloria was a member of Faith Bible Fellowship Church and was past president of the Women's Missionary Society, was active in the children's ministry of Awana and enjoyed making cakes for various church activities. She also enjoyed gardening and sewing.
Gloria will be lovingly remembered by her children: Mary A., wife of T. Mark Stillman of Leola and David N., husband of Chris M. Heiler of Lititz; her grandsons, Justin J., husband of Jeanette Stillman of Leola and Jared R. Stillman of Lancaster; and her great grandson, Jaxon R. Stillman. Gloria was preceded in death by a sister, Helen and four brothers, Wilmer, Walter, Raymond and Harvey.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend her Life Celebration Service at Fred F. Groff, Inc., 234 W. Orange St., Lancaster, PA on Friday at 10 AM with Pastor David A. Thomann officiating. Interment will be held at Conestoga Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at Fred F. Groff, Inc. on Friday from 9 AM until the time of services. Please omit flowers. If desired, memorials may be sent in Gloria's memory to Hospice and Community Care, 685 Good Dr., P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125. To share a fond memory of Gloria, please visit www.lifecelebration.com 234 West Orange St. Lancaster, PA 17603 717-397-8255
(Lancaster Intelligencer Journal/New Era 5/6/2013)
John C Heiler (____ - 2012)
Conestoga Memorial Park
Created by: Donna Butler Sheaffer
Record added: May 06, 2013
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