Gloria Louise (Jones) Sinner was born on Aug. 8, 1931, in Worley, Kentucky, to Ollie Lee (Martin) and Chester P. Jones. Gloria’s family were coal miners and she grew up and attended school in the coal country of Kentucky.
Gloria met Lloyd L. Sinner while he was stationed in Virginia serving in the U.S. Army. On July 12, 1961, Gloria and Lloyd were married in nearby Toledo, Ohio. The couple settled in Wauneta, Nebraska, where Gloria and Lloyd raised their two daughters, Donna and Barbara. Gloria was a devoted mother and homemaker. She enjoyed sewing, ceramics, cooking and reading.
Gloria was a member of the World Wide Church of God and the United Methodist Church of Wauneta.
Gloria passed away Thursday afternoon, June 14, 2018, at the Wauneta Care and Therapy Center, Wauneta. Gloria was 86 years of age.
Survivors include, husband, Lloyd of Wauneta; daughters, Donna (Gary) Jarvis, of Broomfield, Colorado, Barbara (Tim) Swaney, of Spokane, Washington; 5 grandchildren, Nathan Swaney, Matthew Swaney, Joshua Swaney, Amber Jarvis and Cameron Jarvis; 6 great-grandchildren, Evan Swaney, Julian Swaney, Alivia Swaney, Lincoln Swaney, Keaton (Jarvis) Allen and Rowan Shea Jarvis.
Gloria was preceded in death by her parents; grandson, Colin Shea Jarvis; brothers, Ernest (Mary Jo) Jones, Estes (Eartha) Jones, Roy (Delean) Jones, Dean (Ginger) Jones; sisters, Gladys (Johnnie) McLaughlin, Jeweline Johnson, Joyce (Channer) Inman, Barbara Sue Jones, Anna Mae Jones, Evaline Jones.
Funeral Services for Gloria will be today (Thursday), June 21, at 10:30 a.m. at the United Methodist Church of Wauneta with Rev. Gary Hunt and Mr. Paige Johnston officiating. Interment will follow at Riverside Cemetery, Wauneta.
Visitation was held Wednesday, June 20, from 2 to 6 p.m. at the funeral home in Wauneta.
Memorials have been suggested to the United Methodist Church of Wauneta and the Wauneta Care and Therapy Center of Wauneta.
Online condolences may be left at liewerfuneralhome.com.
Liewer Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements.