Gloria G. Girrulat, 98 of Taylorville passed away Saturday, December 7, 2019 at Heritage Health Care Center in Pana.
She was born September 18, 1921 in Chicago, Ill. to the late Joseph and Emma (Ritter) Rohr. She married Eric Girrulat and he preceded her in death on October 7, 1983.
Gloria worked in a factory for many years before becoming a bar operator. In her younger years she enjoyed gardening and flowers and was an avid reader. She was also a die-hard Chicago Cubs fan.
Gloria is survived by her children: Joseph (Shelby) Girrulat and Wm. Frank (Gloria M.) Girrulat both of Pana, and Linda Pollard of Shelbyville; 8 grandchildren: 13 great-grandchildren; and 24 great-great-grandchildren.
Along with her parents and husband, she is also preceded by grandchildren Tammy Girrulat, Wesley Keeling, and Louie Warren.
A memorial service will be scheduled for Mother’s Day 2020 to celebrate Gloria’s life. www.mdfh.com