|Gloria Ann McIntyre
Born: August 17, 1926 Died: July 22, 2018
Mrs. Gloria Ann McIntyre, of Morris, IL passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, July 22, 2018 at
Pleasant View Lutheran Home in Ottawa, IL.
She leaves behind a large family, including her daughter, Carole (Vincent) Eddy of Morris, IL and FL, sons, Michael (Terry)
McIntyre of Birmingham, AL, Bruce (Margo) McIntyre of Morris, IL and Richard (Anne) McIntyre of Allen, TX; 12 grandchildren,
Courtney (James) Nixon, Candyce (Robby) Connor, Marissa McIntyre, Michael N. McIntyre II, Steven McIntyre, Jacob (Lizette)
Hieftje, Stephanie (Andrew) Braun, Jonathan (Lisa) McIntyre, Michael R. McIntyre, Alyson McIntyre, Hannah McIntyre and
Matthew McIntyre; 11 great grandchildren, Chance, Paisley, Gage, Mason, Naiya, Jordana, Xander, Sebastian, Aksel,
Zachary and Felix; 2 nieces, Darlene (Don) Henderson and Debbe McIntyre; 2 nephews, Lance McIntyre and Ernest L.
Gloria was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer ”Mac” McIntyre on August 27, 1994 and her grandson, Christopher
Eddy, on November 18, 2001.
She travelled the world extensively with her husband through his employer and lived in such places as Belgium, China,
Central America, Taiwan, Japan and South Korea. She made it a home wherever they went, always returning to Morris
between job assignments.
Gloria was a member of the ladies group, M and M’s, at First Christian Church. She enjoyed crocheting, gardening and
spending time with her family.
Visitation will be held at the Fruland Funeral Home, 121 W. Jefferson St., in Morris on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 from 9:30
am to 10:30 am. A graveside service and interment follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Morris, Il at 11:00 am, with Pastor
Charles Richardson officiating.
The family would like to thank all of the nurses and CNAs of the fourth floor, as well as the staff of Pleasant View Lutheran
Home in Ottawa, IL for all of their special care provided.
In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that memorials be made in Gloria’s name to First Christian Church of Morris, IL.
She would have been 93 years young on August 17, 2018.
Gloria is well known for saying, “We’ve lived a wonderful life”.
For more information, call the funeral home at 815-942-0700.