Gloria Steurer

Gloria Steurer

Gloria Steurer, age 80, of Janesville, died on Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, at home. She was born in Janesville on Nov. 8, 1932, the daughter of John B. and Dorothy J. (Monahan) Cantwell. She had been a Janesville resident all of her life. Gloria enjoyed knitting caps and mittens for the homeless. She wrote a book of memories for her family. She enjoyed spending time with family and her lifelong friend of 75 years, Pat Wagner. She will be missed by all who knew her.

She is survived by her 3 children: Karla Frinzi, Wendy Wright, and Kim Schlieger all of Janesville; 11 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends; and her beloved cat, Sparky. Gloria was preceded in death by her parents; 2 sons, Kermit and Dennis; brother, John “Jack” Cantwell; and sister, Dorothy Buggs.

A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, at Mt. Olivet Chapel. A visitation will be held on Wednesday from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at Mt. Olivet Chapel. Entombment will be in Mt. Olivet Mausoleum. SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY is assisting the family.