Gloria Darlene Hendershot, age 90, of Spencer, passed away peacefully at 9:35 am on Monday, April 5, 2021, at Bell Trace Health and Living Center. She was born in Bloomington on October 7, 1930, the daughter of Tom & Flora (Grubb) Stewart.
She graduated from Smithville High School in 1948. She worked at RCA for several years. She married her husband in 1950 and they had 64 years together before Carl's passing in 2015. She enjoyed sewing, reading, playing the organ and spending time with her beloved family.
Gloria is survived by her three sons, Donald (Beth Hackathorn) Hendershot, Ronald (Beth) Hendershot and David (Kit) Hendershot; daughters, Barbara (Marty) Lancaster and Karla (Michael) Allgood; daughter-in-law, Libby (Woolbright) Hendershot; sisters-in-law, Eugenia (Jeanie) Hendershot and Burnice Stewart; eleven grandchildren; several great and great-great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Wendell and Willard Stewart; son, Bradley Hendershot; grandson, Nicholas Robbins and great grandson, Austin Smith.
She was a loving wife, mother and friend. Family and friends will dearly miss her.
Funeral service will be held at 10:00 am at West & Parrish & Pedigo Funeral Home in Spencer on Saturday, April 10, 2021 with Pastor Alan Farmer officiating. Burial will follow at New Union Cemetery, Rattlesnake Road, in Spencer.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Friday, April 9, 2021 from 4:00 - 8:00 pm, and on Saturday from 9:00 am until the time of service.
Online condolences may be shared with Gloria's family at www.westparrishpedigo.com.
To send flowers to Gloria Darlene (Stewart) Hendershot's family, please visit our floral store.