February 18, 1928 - January 30, 2018
Gloria Rose Barnes, 89, of Medford, Oregon, passed away January 30, 2018. Gloria was born February 18, 1928 in San Francisco, California, to Roy Arthur and Thelma Evelyn (Stout) Barnes.
Gloria was a homemaker while her children were home, but at the age of 50, returned to school and earned her degree in hospitality. She later worked and retired from the federal government.
Gloria is survived by her children, Shelley Watson; Tony Watson (Elvia); Thelma Westrom (Dale); and Elizabeth Koetke. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren and four-great grandchildren.
The family wishes to thank her caregiver, Janet Anderson, who took excellent care of her and showed Gloria God’s love. She was loved and will be truly missed by all who knew her. May she rest in peace.
Gloria will be laid to rest with her parents in Olivet Memorial Park in Colma, California.