WILTON, Iowa — Gloria V. Bockwoldt, 83, of Wilton, Iowa, died Wednesday, Sept. 21, at her home.
Gloria was born Sept. 14, 1933, in Davenport to Eddie and Verna (Lilienthal) Wulf.
She graduated eighth grade from Palistine Country School, then later graduated from Wilton High School in 1951.
Gloria married Rolland C. Bockwoldt on April 4, 1953, in Wilton. He preceded her in death on Jan. 8, 2016. Together, Gloria and Rolland farmed the family farm, where she was born and raised, in Cedar County for 60 years.
Gloria enjoyed genealogy and scrapbooking. Above all, she loved her family.
Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 25, at Bentley Funeral Home, Durant, Iowa. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Burial will take place at Durant Cemetery.
She is also survived and lovingly remembered by her son, Steven (Terri) Bockwoldt of Wilton; her daughters, Susan (Terry) Duwa of Lone Tree, Iowa, Sandra Caes (Bob Glenney) of Durant, and Sharon (Mark) Niles of Tipton, Iowa; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Gloria was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.
Memorials may be made to the Durant Cemetery Association or Wilton First Responders.
Online condolences and remembrances may be left at www.bentleyfuneralhome.com.