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Gloria (Rhodes) Cookerly

October 26, 1938 ~ August 1, 2022 (age 83)


Gloria Cookerly of Troy, MO passed away on August 1, 2022 at the age of 83. 

She is survived by her daughter, Lauren (Larry) Galenski of St. Louis, MO; son, Robert (Jill) Cookerly of Troy, MO; brother-in-law, Jim Reitz of St. Louis, MO; three close friends, Nancy Kane, Kate Keathly, Pastor Jack (Becky) Chemin; eight grandchildren, David, Jeremiah, Nick, Ricky, Jake, Max, and her daughter Lauren's two children; and the residents of Squirrel Run Drive in Wright City. She is preceded in death by her father, Glen Rhodes, mother, Marjorie (Mulvaney) Rhodes, husband, Kenneth L. Cookerly, sister, Glenda Reitz.  

Gloria and her late husband Ken were married 65 years prior to his passing in 2017.  She enjoyed archery, crocheting, and living the "country life."  Gloria loved her dog Ty and cherished her friends.  She was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother, and dear friend who will be dearly missed.   

Memorials may be made to:  First Baptist Christian Academy in Troy, MO, 1000 Elm Tree Rd, Troy, MO 63379


August 7, 2022

12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Pitman Funeral Home
1545 Wentzville Parkway
Wentzville, MO 63385

Funeral Service
August 8, 2022

10:00 AM
Pitman Funeral Home
1545 Wentzville Parkway
Wentzville, MO 63385

Interment following funeral service

Wright City Cemetery
Elm St.
Wright City, MO 63390

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