GIRARD, Ohio – Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m., Thursday, January 5 at Blackstone Funeral Home for Gloria D. Powers, 90, of Girard, who died on Sunday, January 1, at St. Elizabeth Health Care Center in Youngstown, Ohio.
Born November 30, 1926, in Youngstown, Ohio, Gloria was one of four and the only daughter of Harold L. and Charlotte E. (Clark) Walker.
Gloria married Daniel C. Powers on June 4, 1980.
She was a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Liberty.
She worked as a Dispatcher/Timekeeper for Republic Steel before retiring in 1982.
She enjoyed playing cards and bowling with her friends.
Gloria is survived by her loving husband, Daniel of their residence; her children, Sherry Lehn of Girard, Terry Brown of Hubbard, Lori (Peter) Dyck of Canada and Jeannette (Ronald) Brown of Girard; her two brothers, Harold N. Walker of Girard and Lester “Buck” Walker of Liberty; her grandchildren, Diana (Roger) Murillo, Chuck (Lynette) Brown, Jeff (Donna) Brown, Paul (Melanie) Brown, Tommy (Lori) Lehn, April (Joe) Turner, Brian Bennett, Kari (Stephen) Koniowsky and her great-grandchildren, TJ, Bryant, Courtney, Vinny, Riley, Ruby, Abby and Tyler.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her first husband, Kenneth C. Brown; two sons, Kenny Brown and Mark Powers and a brother, E. Wayne Walker.
Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 12:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Internment will follow at Belmont Park Cemetery.
Visit www.blackstonefuneralhome.com to view this obituary and send Gloria’s family condolences.
A television tribute will air Wednesday, January 4 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.