Gloria Ann Smith (nee Wilder), of O’Fallon, MO, passed away Monday, August 29, 2022, at the age of 80. Beloved wife of the late Paul K. Smith; cherished daughter of the late Charles and Leeann Wilder. Devoted mother of Sherry (Bob) Cox and Debbie (Dave) Visnaw; loving grandmother of Dustin Cockerham, Eli Cox, and Zach Cox; treasured great grandmother of Landen Cox; dear sister of the late John (Paula Survives) Wilder.
Gloria was an amazing woman who loved her family. She was the sweetest and kindest person. Gloria never met a stranger, and her kindness reflected onto others, making everyone love her. She loved to keep busy by doing activities and being with people. In her earlier years she loved to bowl and was in a bowling league. Gloria also loved Elvis Presley who she happened to share a birthday with. She was an avid Cardinals Baseball fan and enjoyed the Blues hockey team. She also liked to get out and do some shopping with her daughter. More than anything, Gloria loved spending time with her family. Gloria was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Memorials may be made in Gloria's name to American Heart Association.