Gladys P. Shuman, 88, of Bloomsburg passed away Monday September 5, 2022 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born July 1, 1934 in Berwick, a daughter of the late Melvin and Mary (Vargo) Eddinger Sr.
She attended Berwick High School and worked as a clerk at hospitals. Gladys was a member Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church. She belonged to the Bloomsburg YMCA, and Silver Sneaker Club. Gladys enjoyed sewing, and knitting, but her biggest joy was spending time with her family.
Gladys is survived by her husband Sterling E. Shuman Sr., whom she married September 6, 1952, four children; Sterling E. Shuman Jr. wife Jing of Port Deposit, MD, Guy M. Shuman wife Charlotte of Ocean Springs, MS, Douglas P. Shuman wife Nancy of Forest Hill, MD, Barbara A. Shuman of Frankford, DE, eight grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and sister Barbara Dudmanski husband John of Nottingham, MD.
Gladys was preceded in death by her parents as well as her brother Melvin Eddinger Jr, a grandson Bradley Shuman, and great-granddaughter Julia Jones.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday September 9, 2022 at 11:00 am at Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, 1730 Fowler Ave, Berwick, PA with Father Barbee and Father Tamburro officiating. Burial will follow at Elan Memorial Park. Family will receive friends from 10:00 am until time of service at the church.
Family and friends may send online condolences to jameslhinckleyjrfuneralhome.com. The James L. Hinckley Jr. Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., Berwick is handling arrangements.