Gloria G. (Gulli) Schroeder, 91, of Bristol, died on Thursday (November 15, 2018) at Countryside Manor in Bristol.
Gloria was born in Herkimer, NY on January 6, 1927 and was the only child of the late Samuel and Theresa (Squillace) Gulli. She was raised in Bristol where she graduated from St. Joseph School and Bristol High School. She also formerly lived in Tempe, AZ and Vermont before returning home to Bristol. She worked for the Wadsworth Atheneum, the Tempe Historical Society, and United Technologies Corp. before retiring. She enjoyed playing the piano and studied music with the Sisters of St. Joseph as well as helped the piano teacher give lessons.
Gloria is survived by three daughters: Mary Lou Santillo of California, Donna Haselden of Bristol, and Theresa Newberry of Maine; two grandchildren: Dean Haselden and Robert Newberry; and a great-granddaughter. Funeral and burial with her parents in St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol, will be at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, PO Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241-7005. Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol, is assisting the family. Please visit Gloria’s memorial website at www.FunkFuneralHome.com