OGDENSBURG -- A Memorial Service for Gloria J. Gebo, age 76, will be held on Tuesday (April 23, 2019) at 4:00pm at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating. Entombment will follow at Foxwood Memorial Park.
Calling hours will be held also on Tuesday (April 23) from 12:00pm to 4:00pm at the funeral home. Mrs. Gebo passed away at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center on Thursday (April 11, 2019) with her son Denny and her sister Sue by her side.
Surviving are three children; David Gebo & his partner Ryan Raser of Houston, TX, Denny Gebo of Ogdensburg and Jeanne Gebo & her partner Rhonda Wilson of Houston TX and a sister Susan English & her companion John Vanschaick of Edwardsville.
She was predeceased by her husband Earl in 2013; and a brother in law, Dennis English, in 2015.
Gloria was born on May 2, 1942 in Ogdensburg, NY, a daughter of the late Leo & Jean (King) Bluto. She graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy and later married Earl D. Gebo on August 8, 1964.
During her career she worked at Madden Fuel Company as a secretary, raised her family, and returned to work at the Ogdensburg City School District where she worked in the cafeteria for 19 years. She retired in 2004.
Gloria enjoyed watching the Boston Red Sox, favorite player “Big Papi”, the Denver Broncos favorite player “John Elway”, playing bingo, going to the casino, socializing at Philips Diner, her dog Kaycee and spending time with family and friends.
Memorial contributions can be made to the St. Lawrence Valley SPCA, 6718 NY-68, Ogdensburg, NY 13669.
Condolences and fond memories can also be shared at www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com.