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Rommel, Gladys M.
Gladys M. Rommel, 94, of 2345 N. Seminary St. Galesburg died at 8:25 AM Monday November 23, 2009 in Seminary Manor Nursing Home.

She was born April 27, 1915 in Galesburg the daughter of Richard P. and Minnie Campbell Rommel.

She is survived by one sister Arlene (Harvey) Safford of Galesburg; two nieces Angela Rommel of Wataga and Sharon (Tom) Harty of Racine WI; two nephews Richard Rommel of Pocatello, ID and James Safford of Bettendorf, IA; several great nieces and nephews, cousins and one great great niece. She is preceded in death by her parents and a brother Richard M. Rommel January 9, 2002

Gladys was a teacher for 47 years. She taught in Rock Island County, Knox County and for 30 years in Peoria County. She graduated from Wataga High School and Western Illinois University. She was a member of the Retired Teachers Association. She was also a member of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society and the Illinois Beta Zeta.

Graveside services are scheduled for 1:30 PM Wednesday November 25, 2009 in Wataga Cemetery. The Rev. Jack Noble will officiate. Visitation will be from 12:30-1:30 PM at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel.

Memorials may be made to the Seminary Manor Residence Fund. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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