Gloria I Grimmie

Gloria I. Grimmie,  (nee Ginn), on June 11, 2021 age 94 of West Berlin, NJ. Beloved wife of 61 years to the late Richard E. “Dick” Grimmie, Sr. Devoted mother of Donna I. and husband Thomas Scala OF Taylorsville, N.C., Shirley M. Grimmie of Berlin, NJ, Richard E. and wife Meg of Green Valley, AZ and Judi L. Grimmie of Hopewell, VA. Loving grandmother of Anthony Carbonaro, Amy Brandimarto, Richard E. Grimmie, III, Matthew J. Grimmie, Laura M. Grimmie, Maria E. Gardner, Jay Gardner and the late Gina B. Scala. Proud great grandmother of seven.


Gloria was born and raised in West Berlin, NJ.  She was a switchboard operator for Bell telephone and she was also a ceramics teacher.  Gloria was a longtime member and founding family of the Holy Communion Lutheran Church, Berlin, NJ. She will be remembered as a remarkable hostess, an excellent cook and a loving mother and grandmother.


Relatives and friends will met for her viewing and funeral on Tuesday morning from 10:00am to 11:00am at the Holy Communion Lutheran Church, 442 South Rte. 73, Berlin, NJ 08009 where her Funeral Service will be held at 11:00am Tuesday morning.  Interment will follow at Berlin, Cemetery, 40 Clemention Road, Berlin, NJ, 08009.  In lieu of flowers, the family prefers donations to the Church at the above address. Arr. by GIOSA FUNERAL HOME, West Berlin, NJ.


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