Gloria A. Mynhier

January 20, 1933 - July 28, 2019

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Thursday, August 01, 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Young Family Funeral Home - Wolcottville Chapel

Friday, August 02, 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Young Family Funeral Home - Wolcottville Chapel


Friday, August 02, 2:30 PM
Young Family Funeral Home - Wolcottville Chapel


Gloria A. Mynhier, 86, of Wolcottville died Sunday, July 28, 2019, at 8:12 a.m. in Orchard Pointe Health Center, Kendallville.

She was born January 20, 1933, in Topeka to William and Goldie Irene (Garber) Oesch.

On October 16, 1954, in Wawaka she married Gene Mynhier. He preceded her in death on January 28, 2011.

She graduated from the Wawaka High School where she was a cheerleader.

Mrs. Mynhier was employed by the Wolcottville IGA as a bookkeeper for over 20 years. She then worked at Peggie’s Creations in Shipshewana.

She was a member of the Wolcottville United Methodist Church.

Gloria loved to cook, garden, read, and mow her lawn in first gear. Most of all, she loved being with her grandchildren and great-granddaughter.

Surviving are a granddaughter, Nikki (Jeremy Walters) Norris of Kendallville; a grandson, Cory (Amy) Norris of Wolcottville; a great-granddaughter, Ava Norris; and a sister, Laverne (Everett) Moon of Twelve Mile.

She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Cathy Mynhier on August 12, 2018; three sisters, Joyce Tierney, Arlene Iden, and Betty Zalme; and three brothers, Stanley Oesch, Bill Oesch, and her twin who died shortly after birth, Glenn Oesch.

Funeral services will be Friday, August 2, 2019, at 2:30 p.m. at Young Family Funeral Home, Wolcottville Chapel, State Road 9 North, Wolcottville with Pastor Regan Ford officiating. Burial will be in Woodland Cemetery, Wolcottville.

Pallbearers are Cory Norris, Jeremy Walters, David Prater, Josh Walters, Avery Mynhier, and Dustin Feller.

Calling is Thursday, August 1, 2019, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home and one hour prior to services on Friday.

Preferred memorials are to Heart to Heart Hospice or Orchard Pointe Health Center.

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Pam Parker
August 4th, 2019 3:02pm

So sorry Cory and Nikki to hear of your Grandma's passing. Loved seeing her at IIGA and at church. Such a sweet lady.

Carole Resler Jordan
August 1st, 2019 2:59am
Astatula, Florida,

So sorry, Laverne, to learn of Gloria's passing. Last time I saw her and talked to her was way back in the 70's when we had a cottage at Wesler Lake. and bought our weekend groceries at the IGA in Wolcottville. Lots of fun memories from high school.

Mark Whited
July 31st, 2019 1:40am

Cory and Nikki Sorry for your loss. Gloria was an awesome neighbor.

Barry &Darlene Oesch
July 29th, 2019 6:48pm

We will miss that sweet smile

Deb Foster
July 29th, 2019 3:57pm
Henderson NV

Prayers to your family. You were such a sweet lady and I enjoyed talking to you at church.