Gloria Jean Stone - 63

8/14/1951 - 10/23/2014

Oregon, IL

Oregon – Gloria Jean Stone, 63, a loving Housewife, Mother, Grandmother, and Great Grandmother, died Wed. Oct. 22, 2014 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born Aug. 15, 1951 in Dekalb, IL the daughter to John “Jack” and Ida (Eberly) Abbott. She graduated from Dekalb High School in 1969. She married David Stone on Oct. 31, 1980 in Sycamore, IL. Gloria was known for her baking skills including wedding and anniversary cakes. She enjoyed feeding birds, going fishing, and playing with her dog Zion. She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters Jessie (Abbott) Jobe, and Lois (Abbott) Quitno, brothers; Jack Abbott, Jr., Ronald Abbott, Randal Abbott, Merle (Lois) Abbott, Roger Abbott, niece Lori Abbott, Nephews Kristofer Abbott and Ben Williams. She is survived by her husband David of Oregon, children; Charles Stone of Ashton, Robert Hamm of Lee, IL, Jennifer (Jesse) Peterson of Mt. Morris, Brian Stone of Oregon, and John Hudson of Dandridge, TN., Brother William (Terri) Abbott, Sister Kathleen Morris, sister-in-laws Peggy Abbott and Audrey Abbott, 8 grandchildren; Maison, Michael, Marc, Allison, Charles, Jr., Gloria, John, Jr., and Emily, 1 great granddaughter Riley, several nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be 10:30 am, Monday, Oct. 27, 2014 at the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home in Oregon with the Chaplain Nancy Toubl of Heartland Hospice officiating. Visitation will be Sunday afternoon from 3-5 pm at the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, 110 S. 7th street Oregon, IL. Burial will be in Daysville Cemetery near Oregon. A memorial fund is established in Gloria’s name.


3-5 pm, Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014 at the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home in Oregon, IL.


10:30 am, Monday, October 27, 2014 at the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home in Oregon, IL.

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