Mrs. Gloria Jean Sigman (nee Gramm) of rural Nashville, departed this life in the extended care unit of the Washington County Hospital in Nashville on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at 4:00 A.M. She had attained the age of 76 years, 4 months and 19 days.
Gloria was born in Venedy, on March 2, 1942 the daughter of John and Elizabeth (nee Kuklinski) Gramm. She was united in marriage to Herbert J. Sigman in the St. John United Church of Christ in Mascoutah on June 14, 1959 and he survives her passing.
Gloria was a homemaker. She was a faithful member of St. John’s United Church of Christ in Plum Hill, where she was a former member of the Women’s Guild and volunteered at many church functions. She was also a former member of the Addieville Community Club in Addieville. Gloria enjoyed playing cards and other board games and doing crossword puzzles and word search games.
She also enjoyed watching game shows and in her younger days she enjoyed going to dances with Herb. Gloria was an accomplished baker and could be found selling her pies and cakes on Thursday mornings at the Nashville Farmer’s Market or drinking coffee with her gal pals at Beatty’s. Above all, she loved spending time with her grandchildren.
Left to mourn her passing is her husband Herbert Sigman of Nashville; two daughters, Barbara Groennert and husband Scott of Nashville and Michelle Mense and husband Brian of St. Libory; six grandchildren, Megan Groennert, Kristen Huelsmann and husband Ryan, and Hannah, Nolan, Myah and Trey Mense; several nieces, nephews, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law as well as a host of friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Christopher Sigman; two brothers, Robert and Don Gramm; and two sisters, Kathleen Keller and Gail Cook.
Funeral services will be held at St. John’s United Church of Christ in Plum Hill on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 10 A.M. with Pastor Don Jones officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
Friends may call at the Campagna Funeral Home in Okawville on Tuesday from 5 P.M. until 8 P.M. and at the church on Wednesday from 9 A.M. until the service hour.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Washington County Hospital Long Term Care or to St. John’s UCC Cemetery Fund and will be accepted by the Campagna Funeral Home.
Online expressions of sympathy may be made at www.campagnafuneralhomes.com