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Gloria Bibb


Gloria Faith Bibb (Nauss), 84, of Hershey, formerly of Middletown, entered into eternal rest on Friday, April 14, 2017 at Country Meadows of Hershey.

She was born on July 9, 1932 in Elizabethtown and was the daughter of the late Samuel and Eva (Kaylor) Nauss.

Gloria was a member of St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Middletown and the Order of the Eastern Star. She enjoyed making ceramics and playing cards.

In addition to her parents, Gloria was preceded in death by her granddaughter, Samantha Bibb.

She is survived by her loving husband of 65 years, Richard D. Bibb; three children, Beverly A. Bailey and her husband James of Harrisburg, Richard D. Bibb and his wife Laura of Reading, and Kathleen Bibb Leon and her husband Oscar of Hummelstown; five grandchildren, Seth Kunder, Jordan Bibb, Brett Bibb, Alanna Leon and Olivia Leon; and two great-grandchildren, Lianna Jackson and Makiyah Jackson.

A tribute to her life will be held on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 11 a.m. at St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Spring and Union Sts., Middletown, with the Rev. Dr. J. Richard Eckert officiating. There will be a visitation from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Thursday at the church.

Inurnment will take place immediately following the service in the St. Peter’s Kierch Memorial Gardens, Middletown.

Memorial contributions may be made in Gloria’s name to St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Spring and Union Sts., Middletown, PA 17057.

The family has entrusted the care of the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Middletown to handle the funeral arrangements.

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