|Birth: ||Aug. 2, 1917, USA|
|Death: ||Jan. 21, 2001, USA|
Gladys G. Cade, 83, of Elgin, passed away Sunday, Jan. 21, 2001 in Loyola Medical Center, Maywood.
She was born Aug. 2, 1917 in LeClaire, Iowa, the daughter of George and Ada McGowan Shannon.
She had been a resident of the Elgin area since 1957. She had been employed by the Elgin Mental Health Center for 17 years before retiring. She received her B.A. from Northeastern Illinois University in 1977.
She was a member of First Christian Church of Elgin.
Survivors include five daughters, Sylvia (Marvin) Harrell of Algonquin, Karole (Thomas) Gunter of W. Frankfurt, Ill., Cherryle "Chich" Fritz, Kelly (John)Duncan and Kristi Bergmann, all of Elgin; a son, Phillip (Barbara) Cade of Oak Hill, Fla.; 15 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; a great great-grandson; and a daughter-in-law, Carol Cade of Bettendorf, Iowa.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Orville in 1957; a son, John M. in 1992; two brothers; and three sisters.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Friday in the Laird Funeral Home, Elgin, the Rev. Titus Solomon officiating. Burial will be in Bluff City Cemetery, Elgin.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m., Thursday in the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First Christian Church of Elgin.
Bluff City Cemetery
GPS (lat/lon): 42.01913, -88.25498
Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: Jan 27, 2001
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