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Huntsberger, Gladys Mae

Gladys Mae Huntsberger, 89, of Dalton, passed away Thursday, October 29, 2020 at The Avenue of Wooster following a period of declining health.

Gladys was born September 8, 1931 in Dalton to Floyd W. and Florence M. {Keller} Saurer.

Gladys graduated from Dalton High School in 1949. She married Donovan J. Huntsberger on June 20, 1953. They resided in Kidron, Ohio until moving to Lakeland, Florida in 1974 where she worked at the Florida Presbyterian Homes for 20 years. They moved back to the Dalton area in 1999. Gladys enjoyed crocheting and quilting, donating many items for various organizations and individuals.

Gladys will be deeply missed by her husband of 67 years; daughters Linda (Cary) Thach of Texas, Nancy (John Mark) Tyrrell of Dalton, and Karen (David) Hickman of Washington; son Gary (Bunni) Huntsberger of Dayton; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and sister Faye M. Graham of Wooster.

Gladys was preceded in death by her infant brother, a grandson and a great-grandson.

A private family service will be held at Roberts Funeral Home with Pastor Sally Fusek officiating. Online tributes may be made at Memorial contributions may be made to the Dalton Presbyterian Church at P.O. Box 306 Dalton, OH 44618.

The family would like to thank the staff of Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare and The Avenue of Wooster for their compassionate care of Gladys.

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