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Gloria Jean Liskey
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Obituary for Gloria Jean Liskey

Gloria Jean Liskey, 74, of Bluefield, WV, passed away Monday, January 8, 2018, at Bluefield Regional Medical Center.

Gloria was born in Harrisonburg, VA, on December 14, 1943, and was a daughter of the late Cleta Margaret (Puffenbarger) and Robert Thomas Liskey. She grew up in Bridgewater, graduated from Turner Ashby High School, and later earned her LPN from Massanutten Vo Tech. She was currently living at the Maples Nursing Home in Bluefield, WV.

She was raised in the Bridgewater Church of The Brethren, and was currently attending Hiawatha Gospel Mission. After high school she moved to northern Virginia where she worked for Potomic Electric Power Company before moving back to Bridgewater and started a nursing career at Bridgewater Retirement Community and VMRC. After retirement she worked as a private healthcare nurse.

Gloria was an excellent artist and shared her original artwork with friends and family. She also loved nature, admired the outdoors, flowers and animals. Gloria had a colorful personality and was very entertaining to family and friends.

Gloria is survived by three sisters, Carolyn Ann Studds, of Falls Church, Phyllis Kay Lambert and husband, Larry, of Bridgewater, and Margaret Elizabeth Painter and husband, Maurice "Moe", of Edinburg; a brother, Norman L. Liskey and wife, Linda, of Harrisonburg; numerous nieces and nephews who she was very devoted to.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by brothers, James Allen and Gary Thomas Liskey.

The family will receive friends from 7 until 8PM Thursday, January 11, 2018, at Johnson Funeral Service in Bridgewater.

A funeral service will be conducted 11AM Friday, January 12, 2018, at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Mill Creek Church Cemetery in Port Republic.

Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of choice.

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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Johnson Funeral Service in Bridgewater

208 South Main Street
Bridgewater, VA 22812

funeral service




11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Johnson Funeral Service in Bridgewater

208 South Main Street
Bridgewater, VA 22812

Pastor Charles Simmons officiating. Burial to follow at Millcreek Church Cemetery.

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Donations may be made to the charity of your choice.


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