Penwell Turner Funeral Home - Shelby, Ohio

Gladys Marie Ewing

Gladys Marie Ewing, age 80, of 3014 State Route 96 East, died Sunday, August 10, 2003 at her home.

She was born September 25, 1922 in Auburn Township, Crawford County, Ohio the daughter of the late William K. and Grace Edna (Gutshall) Swanger. Gladys worked for over 40 years at Copperweld Shelby Division and also helped farm with her late husband Donald. She enjoyed the outdoors, especially flower gardening.

Gladys is survived by 4 brothers and spouses: Kenneth and Esther Swanger, Glenn and Bonnie Swanger, William and Lucile Swanger, and Donald Swanger all of Shelby;
2 sisters and spouse: Beatrice Baker, Elsie and Lester Shepherd all of Shelby; Numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Fredrick Ewing on August 27, 1979, 2 sisters, Helen Lybarger and Mildred Pugh and a brother, Frank Swanger.

Private graveside services will be held at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, August 12, 2003 in Oakland Cemetery, in Shelby, conducted by Mr. Robert L. Turner. Memorial expressions may be made to Shelby Home and Public Health and left in care of the Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby, OH 44875.

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