Gladys Elnora Moffatt, age 100, life time resident of Cambridge Springs, PA passed away on March 1, 2015 at Crawford County Care Center, Saegertown, PA where she had resided for the past 3 1/2 years. Born on July 31, 1914 in LeBoeuf Township, Erie County, PA, Gladys was a daughter of the late David Rankin Rodgers and Emma Melvina Culbertson Rodgers. She married Charles Emery Moffatt on April 18, 1936 and he preceded her in death on October 12, 2000.
A home maker, Gladys was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Cambridge Springs where she once was active there as Sunday School superintendent and the Methodist Women?????s Circle. She was a former member of the Our Lady of the Springs Rebekah’s Lodge in Cambridge Springs and was the oldest member of the WYNMORE Club in Cochranton. Gladys spent winters in Florida, loved to travel and enjoyed flower gardening and yard work.
Surviving Gladys are five daughters – Dorothy Ann Bartels and her husband, Bernard, Jr of Canadohta Lake; Diane See and her husband, Wayne of Hartstown, PA; Shirley Beal and her husband, David of Doylestown, PA; Joyce Moffatt of Waterbury, CT; and Theresa Eason and her husband, Peter of Valencia, CA; a son – Maynard Moffatt and his wife, Linda of Martinsburg, WV; 21 grandchildren; Soley, Vickie, Lisa, Debbie, Jim, David, Connie, Bryan, Dennis, Patty, Carl, Ronnie, Jeff, Charles, Christopher, Marcus, Michael, Heather, Brandon, Todd, and Chelsea; 40 great grandchildren and 11 great great grandchildren. Preceding Gladys in death were two daughters – Emma Gene Rossi who died in 1999 and Carolyn DeVore in died in 2007 and a brother – Harold Rodgers who died in 2013; a grandson – David See who died in 1987; and two great grandchildren – Robert (BJ) and – an infant great granddaughter, three nephews – Eugene, Duane, and Dale Rodgers and two nieces – Phyllis Roberts and Jeannette Wiedner.
Friends may call at the Van Matre Family Funeral Home in Cambridge Springs on Wednesday, March 4th from 1:00 until 3:00. Funeral services will be held there at 3:00 p.m. Interment will be in Mitchell Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Cambridge Springs Public Library, 158 McClellan Street or the Cambridge Springs First United Methodist Church, 326 South Main Street.
The family would like to thank the Memory Support Unit of the Crawford County Care Center for their excellent care and attention provided.