MADISON HEIGHTS, VA —
Gloria L. Weiss, 86, Madison Heights, VA, passed away on Sunday, June 8, 2014. Born on October 16, 1927 in Niagara Falls, NY, she was the daughter of Clyde and Ruth (Bradley) McCollum. Gloria was one of Jehovah's Witnesses for over 50 years, leaving a fine example for others to follow. She touched many with her devotion, kindness, compassion, and generosity. She will be dearly missed by all those lives she touched.
She is predeceased by her daughter, Kathleen D. O'Mara; a brother, Clyde McCollum; husbands, Robert K. Butler and Oliver Weiss. She is survived by her sons, Gary L. O'Mara, Patrick K. (Bonnie) O'Mara, Dale R. (Susan) Butler and Mark H. Butler; sisters, Marion Keller and Judy Gomez; brothers, Floyd McCollum, Paul McCollum and Gene McCollum; grandchildren, Robert (Kenny) Butler, Tiffany and Kevin O'Mara, David and Timothy Butler.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 2231 South Amherst Hwy., Amherst, VA 24521. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, or to Gentle Shepherd Hospice, 22667 Timberlake Rd., Lynchburg, VA. 24502. Tharp Funeral Home and Crematory, Madison Heights, VA is assisting the family.
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