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“My deepest condolences. Reading that she passed in Falmouth, makes me believe cousin Frank was involved with her care. Dad was very fond of his...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Marcia Jean Sloan-Fairbanks - PA

2 of 8 | Posted by: bill farrell - hilton head island, SC

“I will always remember Glo as the sweet and adorable lady who was so good to me when I owned my own gift shop. She would regularly come in and pay me...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Judy Tonelli-Brown - Rutland, MA

“Very sorry. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Bob Davis - Miami, FL

“Sorry to hear of Gloria's passing, she was a great person to work with at NEES. Will keep your family in my prayers. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Pam Empie - SHREWSBURY, MA

“I had the pleasure of styling Gloria s hair every Thursday morning for 20 years. I enjoyed every minute of it. I miss her and offer my sincere...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Darlene Vaillancourt - Millbury, MA

Gloria, Barbara Powers and Brenda Schuler at Jimmy's in Shrewsbury celebrating her 95th Birthday. “Glo, your friendship has meant the world to me. Everyone on the Hill will miss you terribly. I am so happy for all the time we had together,...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Brenda Schuler - Worcester, MA

“Gloria was the absolute best Her volunteer work for Abby House truly an inspiration I had the pleasure & honor to be one of her many friends RIP ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Judy Polito - Shrewsbury, MA

With gratitude that the pandemic has lessened and restrictions uplifted...we will gather to honor, remember and celebrate Gloria Todd's long and good life.

Join us on Friday, June 12, 2020 where her funeral Mass in Saint Mary's Church, 640 Main Street, Shrewsbury will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. followed by burial in Worcester County Memorial Park, Paxton.

Perhaps you telephone'd to offer words of love and support and a virtual hug, left a condolence on the funeral home website, sent a card or had a Mass said in Glo's memory...if so we offer our heartfelt gratitude. These gifts of sympathy and charity are beyond measure and it is what Gloria Todd would have done regardless. But it's time we bring 'Aunt Glo' to her final resting place.

Gloria A. 'Glo' Todd, of Worcester, died Thursday, March 12, 2020 in Falmouth Hospital in Falmouth. She was 95.

Born in Palmer, Massachusetts on May 1, 1924 she was one of four children to the late Walter and Mary E. (Carter) Todd. A lifelong Worcester resident she was a graduate of the former Commerce High School.

Gloria worked in the Personnel Department at New England Electric Co. for many years before retiring in 1989.

While 'Aunt Glo' as known by family and friends was not blessed with children she called her own the countless nieces and nephews and their families became what she called family. Glo enjoyed reading, knitting, going for walks, spending time at her sister, Janet's house in Megansett, Cape Cod and helping at Abby's House where she was a longtime volunteer.

In addition to her parents she is predeceased by her siblings, Janet E. Iandoli (late John), James J. Todd and Virginia Carson.

She leaves many nieces & nephews; grand-nieces & grand-nephews. Her family offers special thanks to her niece, Nancy Iandoli who lovingly cared for her in most recent months at her home in Bourne.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Abby's House, 52 High St, Worcester, Massachusetts 01609.

Arrangements by James & John Heald of The Joyce Funeral Home.

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