Gloria R. Nuxoll, 81, of Effingham, passed away on Tuesday afternoon, July 15, at St. Anthony Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
A celebration of life service will be 10 a.m. Friday, July 18, at Hall Funeral Chapel in Effingham with Pastor Howard Kraps officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday evening, also at Hall Funeral Chapel. Burial will be at a later date at Oakridge Cemetery in Effingham. Condolences may be left online at www.hallfuneralchapel.com.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Lincolnland Hospice or the Crossroads Cancer Center in Effingham.
Gloria was born Dec. 22, 1932, in Newton, the daughter of John and Elsie (McCoy) Whightsel. She married Clarence J. Nuxoll on Dec, 12, 1953, at the Immaculate Conception Church in Mattoon.
Gloria was retired from Western Union in Mt. Vernon after 31 years of service. She was a member of Central Christian Church in Mt. Vernon and attended the First Christian Church in Effingham.
Survivors include her husband, Clarence; daughter, Cynthia (Glenn) Stineke of Seattle; son, Kevin Nuxoll of Watson; brother, Loren Whightsel of Indianapolis; sister, Linda Chaney of Mattoon; and many cousins.
Gloria was preceded in death by her parents and one son, Mark.