Gloria M. Buhite, 92, formerly of Buhite Road, Reynoldsville, more recently, the DuBois Village, passed away. Sat. March 6, 2021. Born March 22, 1928 in Lucerne, Indiana County, She was the daughter of the late Benjamin and Myrtle (Hunter) Simpson.
Gloria graduated in 1946 from Sykesville High School and the Du Bois Business College in 1948. She married Luther P. Buhite at the Bethel Baptist Church in Sykesville in 1948.
She was a long time member of Bethel Baptist Church, and held many positions over the years including Deaconess, Choir Member, Sunday School Teacher, and served on multiple
Gloria along side her husband operated Buhite Dairy Farm for over 50 years.
She was involved with J.C.A.R.C., Camp Friendship, Paradise Sewing Circle, and several Farm associations. She was interested in politics and volunteered as a poll worker for many
Gloria loved her extended family and is survived by 3 children, Patricia (David) Edner, DuBois; Terry(Marilyn) Buhite, Reynoldsville; and Cheryl(Luke) Yoas, Hermitage. 7 grandchildren, Becky Solada, Eric Edner, Erin Edner, Ryan (Heather) Buhite, Philip (Sarah) Buhite, Leanne (Alex) Buhite-Waring & Nathaniel Yoas, 12 great-grandchildren and 1 great great
She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, a daughter, Diana Louise Buhite and her only sibling, Benjamin Simpson, Jr.
Friends will be received Wed., March 10 from 1:00 PM until time of 3:00 PM at Lakeside United Methodist Church, 420 First Street, DuBois, Pa. Funeral Services will follow at 3pm at the church with Pastor Brett Dinger officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of the Leo Nedza Funeral Home of Sykesville, Pa. The service will be live streamed. Internment will be in Morningside Cemetery. Masks and social distancing will be observed. Memorials can be made to the donors’ choice. Online condolences can be made at www.nedzafamilyfuneralhomes.com
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