Published on Wednesday, 30 November -0001 00:00
Gloria Schwartz died at her Minneapolis home Friday, June 6, 2008. She was 52. A memorial service was held June 21 with family and friends at Anderson Funeral Home in St. Paul, and committal was held the same day at Concordia Lutheran Cemetery in Fairhaven. Gloria Ann Schwartz was born Aug. 8, 1955, in Wilmar to Norbert and Illa (Wurzburger) Schwartz. She graduated in 1974 from Kimball Area High School and eventually settled in Minneapolis. Gloria loved embroidery,
needlepoint, movies, downtown Minneapolis cultural events, and she was always ready for a picnic or to eat out. She was also a long-time Star Trek fan. She had many friends in her neighborhood and made friends easily as she participated in many community and church events. Her door was always open to anyone who needed her. During her last months she struggled with heart complications. Gloria was preceded in death by her parents, and brother Robert. Gloria is survived by sister Karen of Arkansas.