PRINCETON — Gloria Gene Stocking, 73, of Princeton passed away Saturday, July 27, 2013, at her home.
She was born July 28, 1939, in Princeton to Eugene B. and Louise (Dalziel) Enright. She graduated from Ohio High School in 1957. Gloria married Benjamin "Bud" Stocking on June 28, 1958, in Ohio, Ill. He died on March 28, 1998. She later got her nursing degree from Sauk Valley Community College. Gloria worked at various nursing homes around the area and also did home health care. She previously attended Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Ohio. She was a dedicated Chicago Bears fan.
Gloria is survived by her two daughters, Marilyn (Rex Rybolt) Sommer of Columbia, Mo., and Sue Stocking of Columbia, Mo. Also surviving is a grandson, Justin (Kelly) Rybolt of Missouri, and one great-grandson, Tyler Rybolt. Surviving as well are four siblings, Joanne Stocking of Texas, Norene Enright of Dixon, Denise Enright of Indiana and Patrick (Christy) Enright of Wisconsin. She was an aunt to many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and one brother, Ed Enright.
A Celebration of Life for Gloria will be announced and take place at a later date.
Memorials may be directed to the family charitable disbursement.
The Norberg Memorial Home, Princeton, is assisting the family. Online condolences may be left at www.norbergfh.com.