Gladys I. Grimm
Gladys I. Grimm, 89, formerly of Amsterdam, passed away Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010, in Bowerston Point Health Care Facility, Bowerston.
Born June 15, 1921, in Worthington, PA, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Alice Gaiser Bowser.
She retired from the old Miller's Restaurant in Carrollton and was a member of the Harsh Memorial United Methodist Church of Harlem Springs.
She is survived by three children, Clifford N. Grimm, Jr. and wife Dorothy of Carrollton, Wilma Griffith of Bergholz and Laura Johnson, of Carrollton. She is the oldest of 14 children. Surviving are six sisters, Bernice Beckley of Kilgore, Jean (Bradley) Alloway of Newport, Joan (Walter) Rinard, Rinard Mills, Ohio, Elma Howiler of Caldwell, Pauline (Joe) Romack of Tampa, FL, and Glee (Robert) Emerick of Marietta; 14 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Clifford Grimm, whom she married Feb. 2, 1945, and who passed away Dec. 26, 1987; a son-in-law, Dick Johnson; one granddaughter; one great-grandson; one great-great-granddaughter and four brothers and three sisters, Charles, John, James, Billy, Evelyn and Cynthia Bowser and Margaret Strickler.
Friends may call at Everhart-Bove Funeral Home, 285 Second St., Bergholz
Wednesday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. where funeral services will be held at 11 a.m.
Thursday, Nov. 4 with Pastor Kimberly Arbaugh officiating. Burial will follow in Harlem Springs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made in Gladys' memory to Harsh Memorial United Methodist Church, 3167 Apollo Rd, SE, Carrollton, OH 44615.
Condolences may be sent online at www.everhart-bovefuneralhomes.com.