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Gloria Harms

Mt. Morris, Ill. |

Gloria Charlene Harms, 88, of Mt. Morris, IL, passed away at 8:30 p.m. Fri. Dec. 1, 2023 at Allure of Pinecrest in Mt. Morris.

She was born Mar. 11, 1935 in Chicago, IL to the late Charles Edwin & Hilda Marie (Brown) Eckerd.

She and Byron Gordon Harms were married Aug. 14, 1953 in Polo, IL.  He preceded her in death Apr. 3, 2014.

Gloria had been the church secretary as well as a member at Church of the Brethern in Dixon, IL.

Survivors include a daughter: Ellen Kaye Kaman of Glen Carbon, IL; 2 sons: Dean Craig (Laurie) Harms of Rockton, IL and Eric Charles (Patricia) Harms of Dixon, IL; 9 grandchildren: Tearye Klosterman, Emylee (Roman) Key-Crowley, Scott (Kim) Klosterman, Kalyn (Jacob) Branch, Olivia (Josh) Branch, Jonathan Harms, Erica Harms and Mathew (Rachel) Harms; 14 great-grandchildren: Samantha, Kyle, Nina, Lily, Eden, Anna, Evelyn, Kinley, Nevaeh, Oliver, Seraya, Lincoln, Reagan and Dax; and a sister-in-law: Nicky Eckerd of Louden, TN.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a son: David Harms; and a brother: John Eckerd.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Terrace at Allure of Pinecrest in Mt Morris IL or Serenity Hospice in Oregon IL.  Also, the family asks that you share a story or memory of Gloria.

Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until time of services at 10:30 a.m. Sat. Jan. 13, 2024 at Chapel Hill Funeral Home in Dixon, IL.

Arrangements with online information and guestbook through Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory may be found atwww.wojstrom.com.


Obit Provided By:
Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory Inc

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