Gloria J. Berning

Gloria Jean Berning, 85, of Fort Wayne, IN, and having family in Roanoke, IN, died Tuesday June 9, 2020, at Coventry Meadows Nursing Home in Fort Wayne.

Mrs. Berning worked in the cafeteria at Lincoln Life, retiring in 1987. She was a member at Faith Lutheran Church in Churubusco. She was also a member of Widow to Widow, Senior Group at the Chapel and Gad-Abouts.

She was born May 20, 1935, in Fort Wayne to Chester M. and Marian I. Mills Cutler. Her husband William C. Berning, preceded her in death in 1997.

She is survived by five children, Linda (James) Moore, of Georgia; Steven C. (Sharon) Berning, of Garrett; Gale W. Berning, of Auburn; Cathy S. (David) Juricak, of Columbia City; and Marian L. (Louie) Curdes, of Roanoke; 15 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

Calling is Monday, June 15, 2020, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at D.O. McComb and Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home, 1140 Lake Ave., Fort Wayne. A funeral service will be private due to the pandemic restrictions. Burial will be at  Covington Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Memorials are to American Heart Association or Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana.

The online guest book may be signed atß www.mccombandsons.com.