Gloria Mae Schils, 89

Gloria Mae Schils, 89, of Brodhead, formerly of Cedarburg, passed away on Tuesday, July 24, 2012, at St. Maryís Hospital, Janesville.

She was born on Feb. 5, 1923, in Sheboygan Falls, the daughter of John and Evelyn (Theirmann) LeRoy. She married Gregory W. Schils on Nov. 25, 1950, in Sheboygan. He passed away on Dec. 16, 2005.

Gloria graduated from Sheboygan Falls High School in 1941. She was baptized and confirmed at St. Peterís Episcopal Church, Sheboygan Falls.

She had worked for The Kohler Co. and also Simplicity Mfg., Port Washington. Gloria had a great love of all creatures, big and small.

She is survived by two daughters, Karen "Kari" (Dan) Newcomer, Brodhead, and Barbara (Kenneth) Schwalbach, Escanaba, Mich.; and a brother, David (Edie) LeRoy, Sheboygan Falls.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, July 28, 2012, at the D.L. Newcomer Funeral Home, Brodhead. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Brodhead. Visitation will be held from noon on Saturday until the time of the services at the funeral home.

It was Gloriaís request that in lieu of other expressions of sympathy, donations be made to the Green County Humane Society, Monroe.

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Newcomer Funeral Home is assisting the family.