|Birth: ||Mar. 26, 1924|
|Death: ||Dec. 29, 2009|
"When I come to the end of my journey and I travel my last weary mile, Just forget if you can, that I ever frowned and remember only the smile " - author unknown
Gwendolyn L. Bass, 85, passed peacefully on Tuesday, December 29, 2009 in Harrisburg Hospital. Mrs. Bass was a member of Capital Presbyterian Church, serving as a Deaconess.
Gwendolyn also had memberships with Harrisburg Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and was a Charter Member of Omnia Bona, Inc. Harrisburg Chapter, the NAACP and enjoyed gardening, crossword puzzles and community service.
Gwendolyn retired in 1988 from the Harrisburg School District as a Guidance Counselor with 20 years of dedicated service. She leaves to celebrate her life and memory, daughter Sara Patricia Bass-Jones, son Charles C. Bass Jr. and daughter-in-law Olive M. Bass, 3 grandchildren; Charles C. Bass III, Clifton L. and Cristina L. Bass all of Harrisburg, including very special friends; Ann Dora Beck and Jessica Butler both of Harrisburg as well as a host of relatives and friends.
Memorial Services will be held on Saturday, January 9, 2010 at Hooper Memorial Home, Inc. at 1: 00 p.m. The Bass and Jones family are appreciative of the many acts of kindness shown to them during their time of bereavement.
Donations may be made to Capital Presbyterian Church, 1401 Cumberland Street, Harrisburg, PA 17103.
[Patriot News - January 7, 2010]
Created by: Brenda & Pete
Record added: Apr 07, 2012
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