July 5, 1931 – September 19, 2019
Gloria (Kresge) Hawk, 88, of Saylorsburg, passed away September 19, 2019 at Pleasant Valley Manor. She was the wife of James A. Hawk who passed away in 2015 after 62 years of marriage. Born July 5, 1931 in Tannersville, PA, she was the daughter of the late John and Ethel (Marvin) Kresge. Jim and Gloria were both dedicated members of the Effort United Methodist Church. Gloria was employed at Pocono Mountain Dairies for 38 years prior to her retirement. Throughout her life she enjoyed quilting and canning the produce they harvested from their gardens. She is survived by several nieces, nephews and many good friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Gail (Hawk) Krueger; a sister, Betty Price, and brothers Jack Kresge and Daniel Kresge. There will be no public viewing. All services will be private. Donations in her memory may be made to the Effort United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 545, Effort, PA 18330.