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“To the Schreiner Family: We express our heartfelt condolences to all of you. Cherishing the great memories of a wonderful lady will give you peace...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Terry Ackley - Dubuque, IA

“We are so sorry for your loss.Our prayers and thoughts go out to your family. ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: Rowland and Dawn Gillette

“I am very sorry for your loss. Only had the wonderful clear advantage of speaking with her on a few occasions. As you see I am on oxygen and don't...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Debbie Williamson - Rockfalls, IL

“Please accept my sincere condolences in the loss of your mother and grandmother. ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Debbie Williamson - Rockfalls, IL

“What a beautiful lady that loved her family above all else. Hers was a life well-lived. I was blessed to have known her. My condolences. ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Cindy Apple - Amboy, IL - Friend

“Gary and family,,so sorry for your loss,,but oh the memories you must have She was a wonderful lady and loved by so many . It seems like yesterday we...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Larry Evans - Warrenton, VA

“To Gary and all the family so sorry for your loss, your mom was a loving and caring lady. She was an amazing mother and gramma to all. You are all in...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Ann Huizenga - PROPHETSTOWN, IL

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Gladys E. Schreiner, age 97 of Rock Falls, passed away, Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

She was born January 25, 1920 in Stockton, Ill., the daughter of George and Tyrissia Evans. Gladys was preceded in death by her husband of 70 years, Everett Schreiner.

Gladys is survived by one son, Gary of Rock Falls; three grandsons, Gregory of Colorado, Steve (Teresa) of Sterling and Bradley (Billy Jo) of Rock Falls; great grandchildren, Brittney Schreiner of Colorado, Brandon Schreiner of Rock Falls, Sammy Schreiner of Colorado, Ellie Schreiner of California, Melissa Schreiner of Iowa, Frankie (Miriam) Grundler of Hawaii, Susie (Mike) Horjs of Colorado and Bud Pierce of Galesburg.

Gladys was a lifelong member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Sterling. She enjoyed her Sundays whether attending church or hosting church friends for coffee and cookies.

Her passions were cooking, canning and baking and she possessed a green thumb for gardening, especially her precious flowers.

Gladys was always a willing caregiver to family and friends, she will be missed by all.

A private funeral service for Gladys' family and friends will be held Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 10:30 A.M. at the First Church of the Nazarene in Sterling with Pastor Jeremy McLaughlin officiating. The visitation will be prior to the service from 10:00-10:30 A.M. Burial will be at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling.

In lieu of flowers, a memorials may be made to the First Church of the Nazarene in Sterling.

Special thanks to Gaffey Hospice and Tammy Gettemy for the loving care for Gladys the past two years.