LANSING, IOWA

Gloria L. Gryphan

Oct. 30, 1943 - Jan. 25, 2006

Gloria L. Gryphan, 62, of Lansing, Iowa, died Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2006, at her home.

Gloria was born in La Crosse on Oct. 30, 1943, to Ralph E. and Gladys E. (Steiber) Jenkins. She was a dedicated elementary school teacher at Wales Elementary School for more than 20 years.

Gloria is survived by her son, Guy Gryphan (fiancˇe Ann of Madison), and two siblings, Jackie (Neil) Everett of Lansing and Scott (Karen) Jenkins of Crystal Lake, Ill.

Gloria was preceded in death by her father, Ralph, in 1999, and her mother, Gladys, in 2005.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 30, at the United Methodist Church in Lansing with the Rev. Keith Putney officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery in Lansing.

Thornburg Hanson Funeral Home in Lansing is assisting the family.