Gloria Louise (Smith) Holman, 81 of Fostoria and formerly of Benton passed away on Monday January 9, 2023 at home. Gloria was born April 2, 1941 in Bucyrus to the late Carl H. and Lela (Bellis) Gingery. She was first married to Charles Smith who preceded her in death on January 26, 1978. Her second marriage was to Carl Holman who preceded her in death in 2011.
Gloria is survived by daughters Xina (Douglas) Emerson, Rebecca Davis, and Kathy (Charles) Mogle; Grandchildren Christopher (Tristen) Hunt, Kanen (Bethany) Hunt, Chanze (Michelle) Davis, Shane Bachtell, Amanda Bachtell and Katrina Mogle and great grandchildren Arwyn, Rhys, and Bran Hunt. Alexis Adams and Max Bachtell, Savannah Clark. Luella and Paisley Davis. Dylan and Katherynn Dickens Asher and Kaiser Hunt.
Gloria lived in Benton most of her life and worked as an LPN at the Wyandot County Nursing Home for several years. She attended the Wesley Methodist Church in Fostoria and enjoyed crocheting, sewing, painting, baskets, and crafts in general.
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday January 12th at 12PM at the Munz-Pirnstill Funeral Home with visiting one hour before starting at 11AM, burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery.