Gloria Clark, age 79, of Janesville, died on Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, at Cedar Crest. She was born in Illinois on Dec. 7, 1933, the daughter of Roland and Ruth (Gifford) Lasher. She had been employed by Mercy Hospital, retiring in 1998, the Beloit Daily News, and sold Avon for 24 years. Gloria had worked for the Red Cross for 6 ½ years following her retirement.
She is survived by her 2 children, Rick Clark of Milwaukee and Randy (Bonney) Clark of California; 1 grandchild, Gavin Clark of California; 1 great grandson, Dexter Clark of California; 2 sisters, Beverly Sherman, and Marian Heise both of Janesville; many other extended family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; and sister, Arlene Rusch.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, at SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY with Rev. Jon Grice is officiating. A visitation will be held on Thursday from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be in Shopiere Cemetery.