Gladys J. Reish

March 20, 1930January 24, 2020

Gladys J. Reish “Gladiola”, 89, of Largo, Florida passed away peacefully on Friday, January 24, 2020. She was surrounded by the love of her 3 children and their families. Gladys was born March 20, 1930, in Faxon, Oklahoma and is preceded in death by a brother and a sister. She is the widow of Col. Richard D. Reish, US Army, who preceded her many years ago after a loving marriage that included traveling and living around the world. They enjoyed many rounds of golf and bridge together and with friends.

Gladys is survived by three children, Richard D. Reish of Dandridge, TN, Jacquelin J. Hoog of St. Petersburg, FL and Patricia S. Goff of Bradenton, FL. She is also survived by 13 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. She will be remembered for her deep love for family and her genuine grace. Services and burial will be at Arlington National Cemetery where she will be buried with her husband.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Wounded Warrior Project.

Arrangements were made under the direction of Garden Sanctuary Funeral Home, 7950 131st Street, Seminole, FL 33776 / 727-391-0121.


  • Richard D. Reish, Son
  • Jacquelin J. Hoog, Daughter
  • Patricia S. Goff, Daughter
  • Mrs. Reish also leaves 13 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren to cherish her memory.


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Gladys J. Reish

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Richard Reish

February 6, 2020

To my loving mother,I will always love you. This was a better world with you in it. We were able to live around the world because of you and dad and grow to be better adults. You will always be with me in my heart. Love always Rick

Jacquelin Hoog

February 2, 2020

Mom, I miss you so much. We’re all doing our best without you, but life will never be the same😢💕🙏🏻

Patricia Goff

January 31, 2020

I miss you so much, Mom. Your love is enduring and your spirit is with me in every breath I take. Your youngest, Patti Sue.

Ellen Coutant

January 29, 2020

Gladys & my mom, Charlotte Dargis, (now 98) were dear friends & golf partners for many years.

They enjoyed special times together over the years. She was indeed a very special lady!

Our condolences to the family whom she adored!
Charlotte & Ellen