Gloria R. Mullen, 82, of Edwardsville, passed away at 7:03 a.m. Friday, May 15, 2015, at Anderson Hospital in Maryville.
She was born July 20, 1932, in Granite City, a daughter of the late Charles and Katherine (Dickman) Luehmann. She married Michael T. Mullen on June 22, 1963, at St. John United Church of Christ in Granite City and he survives.
She enjoyed her many years of teaching and was a member of the Republican Women’s and St. John United Church of Christ. She enjoyed reading and will be remembered for the love and special times shared with her family and friends. In addition to her husband, she is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Brian and Cori Mullen of New York and Scott and Christine Mullen of Cedar Hill, Texas; three grandchildren, Samantha, Alexa and Connor; one brother and sister-in-law, Charles and Laura Luehmann of Pontoon Beach; other extended family and friends. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother and sister-in-law, Earl and Jeanne Luehmann.
In celebration of her life, visitation will be 9 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11 a.m. Monday, May 18, 2015, at St. John United Church of Christ, 2901 Nameoki Road in Granite City, with the Rev. Karla Frost officiating. Burial will be at Sunset Hill Memorial Estates in Glen Carbon. The family requests memorials may be made to St. John United Church of Christ, American Diabetes Association or to your local church.
Irwin Chapel of Granite City in charge of arrangements, www.irwinchapel.com.