Gladys Gertrude Abrams

Alton | Thursday, October 31 2013

Gladys Gertrude Abrams, 87 passed away at 2:15 am Thursday, October 31, 2013 at Alton Rehab and Nursing. 

She was born on July 12m 1926 in Saline County, IL, the daughter of Perry and Ethel Peebels.

She married Darrel J. Abrams.  He preceded her in death on August 24, 1997. 

She was a custodian with the Bethalto School District.  She enjoyed bowling and spending time with her grandchildren. 

She is survived by three sons and a daughter-in-law, Mike Abrams of Springfield, IL, Dennis Abrams of Cottage Hills and Mark and Theresa Abrams of Bethalto; three grandchildren, Angie Meredith, Melisa Tuxhorn and Brandon Abrams and five great grandchildren,

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Pauline Crum. 

Visitation will be from 10 until services at 11 am Saturday, November 2, 2013 at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral in Bethalto.

Burial will follow at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto.

Memorials may be made to Shriner’s Hospital for Children..

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Obit Provided By:
Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home

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