Gloria Joyce Rugg (Cole), 88, of Bloomfield, NJ, passed away on Friday November 13, 2015.
Gloria is predeceased by her loving husband Charles, her parents Robert and Florence Cole as well as 2 brothers and 1 sister.
Gloria was born on Christmas Eve in 1926. She was named after the beautiful hymn “Gloria in Excelsis Deo” She worked as a Telephone Operator for New Jersey Bell Telephone Company for approximately 24 years.
Gloria is survived by four daughters Linda Jean Shermond, Deborah Joyce Freeman, Lori Charlene Caprio, and Sandra Lamborn, three grandchildren Betty-Jo Shermond, Richard Barr, Jr. and Christy Martinez, one great-grandson, and sister Lois Cotton. Gloria was devoted wife and mother and will always be remembered. We praise the Lord for her life. Visitations will be on Tuesday, November 17 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Funeral Service on Wednesday, November 18, 10:00 AM followed by the interment at Glendale Cemetery, Bloomfield, NJ.