Gloria Olesen

December 7, 1931 ~ September 4, 2020 (age 88)


Gloria Olesen, 88, of Griffith, Indiana passed away on Friday, September 4, 2020.  She is survived by her loving children: Linda (Jack) Rickert, David (Cheryl) Olesen, beloved grandchildren: Keith (Lea) Rickert, Dawn (Earl) Brammer, Matthew Olesen, 10 great grandchildren, 3 great great grandchildren, dear sister: Eulalia Griggs, many additional loving family and friends.  Gloria was preceded in death by her husband Herbert, daughter Diane Olesen, and grandson Johnathan Olesen.

Friends will meet at Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center 8941 Kleinman Rd. (one block south of Ridge Rd) Highland, IN, 46322 on Friday, September 11, 2020 at 10:30 AM to drive in procession to Chapel Lawn Cemetery, Crown Point, Indiana for a service at her grave site beginning at 11:00 AM.

Gloria attended the Methodist Church of Griffith and Crown Point for many years, and was a former member of the Eastern Star.  She will be warmly remembered as a kind and loving person.

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September 11, 2020

11:00 AM
Chapel Lawn Cemetery, Crown Point, Kleinman Rd, Highland, Indiana

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