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Gloria Yeiser

April 28, 1935 — February 3, 2021

Gloria June Yeiser, 85, of Owensboro, passed away February 3, 2021 at home. She was born April 28, 1935 in Muhlenburg County to the late Alvin and Flossie Rickard Chandler. Gloria was a member of Walnut Memorial Baptist Church and enjoyed traveling. Her and her husband would travel throughout the United States and spend winter months in Florida. She loved spending time with her family and passed time with reading. She was preceded in death by her stepson, Stanley Yeiser III; son-in-law, Dr. J. Michael Kavolus; brother, John Chandler and sister, Darlene White.

Gloria is survived by her husband of 40 years, Stanley Yeiser Jr.; daughters, Sheila Burley (Terry) and Nancy Kavolus; grandchildren, Steven Englehardt Jr and Robert Englehardt (Sara); step-grandchild, Barry Yeiser (Summer), Emily Grant (Chad) and Amy Phillips (Max); six great-grandchildren, four step-great-grandchildren; one niece and several nephews.

Visitation will be Saturday from 12:00 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. at Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory. A service with limited attendance will be held Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Rosehill Cemetery.

Those attending the visitation and funeral service shall be within current health and safety directives. Family and friends shall wear appropriate personal protective masks and social distance. For visitation, please enter the doors under the carport on the Triplett Street side of the building.

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