On Friday, November 2, 2018, Gladys Swartz, 91, passed peacefully at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital with her children at her bedside.
She was born in Southington, Ohio, on November 25, 1926 to Orlando and Mae (Robison) Chalker.
Gladys is survived by her children, Randy (Verdena) Kline of Newton Falls, Barb (Thom) Perry of Austintown, with whom she made her home; niece, Kay Knowlton; stepdaughter, Connie (Bruce) Ainsley; grandchildren, April (Jim) McIntosh, Sam Kline, Gage Perry; stepgrandsons, Tom Perry, Jeff (Heidi) Perry and Jason (Carrie) Brown; stepgreat-grandchildren, Dylan, Dalton, Nick, Alex and Madison; stepgreat-great-grandchildren, Luca and Henry; siblings, Blaine (Betty) Chalker of Parkman, Audra Stanford of Southington and her two dogs, Jensen and Jasper.
Besides her parents, Gladys was also preceded in death by her siblings, Wayne Chalker, Ruth Kyle and Bethal Lynch.
Arrangements handled by Cremation & Funeral Service by Gary S. Silvat, Inc. To leave condolences for the family go www.cremateohio.com.
A television tribute will air Tuesday, November 6 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.