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Gloria Gilmer

November 11, 1918 - June 11, 2017
Holland, MI


Life Story / Obituary


Gloria Wolk Gilmer age 98 of Holland died Sunday, June 11,2017 at Rest Haven Care Center in Holland.

Born November 11, 1918 , Gloria spent most of her life in Chicago and some years in Charlottesville, Virginia. Gloria came to Ottawa Beach and later Idlewood every summer of her life. In recent years she also lived full time in Holland while maintaining her cabin on the beach. Gloria loved everything about her time in Holland and made many long lasting friends through the years.

Gloria is survived by her son Michael Roster of California, daughter Susanne Gilmer of Alabama and a grandson Davis Stibolt also of Alabama.

A memorial service will be held in the future in Libertyville, IL. where Gloria will be next to her beloved husband Frank who preceded her in death in 1978.

Local arrangements are by the Downtown Chapel, Dykstra Funeral Homes.