Gloria Jean Marcum (nee Medlock), age 72 of Eastlake, passed away September 26, 2021 at Hospice of The Western Reserve surrounded by her family. She was born December 31, 1948 in Cleveland to the late Dorothy Kopilec.
Gloria retired from Lubrizol in Wickliffe after 30 years of service.
Gloria enjoyed traveling, gambling and having a glass of red wine with her best friend “Red”. She loved her family with all her heart, especially her grandchildren.
She was the loving wife of 53 years to Prentis “Red” Ray Marcum; beloved mother of Sheila (Bill) Rapp, Lisa (Jimmy) Asbury and Laure (Steve) Lago; cherished grandmother of David Marcum, Alexis Servey, Sienna Asbury and Adrian Lago; sister of Jennifer (Fred) Taylor and Alan (Connie) Kopilec; cousin, aunt and many extended family.
The Marcum family will receive friends from 3:00 – 8:00 PM Thursday, September 30, 2021 at The Abbey, 38011 Euclid Ave., Willoughby (located on the grounds of McMahon Coyne Vitantonio Funeral Home). A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 AM Friday at St. Justin Martyr Church, 35781 Stevens Blvd., Eastlake. Burial at All Souls Cemetery in Chardon Twp.
Donations can be made in Gloria’s name to Hospice of The Western Reserve, 300 East 185th Street, Cleveland OH 44119.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Jeff Monreal of Jeff Monreal Funeral Home.