Gloria Nancy Fix
September 22, 1921 – March 28, 2018
Gloria N. Fix (nee Toriglio) 96, of Myrtle Beach, SC passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on March 28, 2018. Born and raised in Kearny, NJ. Gloria moved to Toms River, NJ. in 1990 before moving to Myrtle Beach, SC. in 2005. Gloria retired as a supervisor for the Board of Elections in Jersey City, NJ.
Gloria thoroughly enjoyed her retirement years at the ocean and with her family. She was an avid reader and great cook and her family will forever miss her Italian meals. She had an infectious laugh and joy for life and her family will always be grateful to have been loved unconditionally by her.
She is predeceased by her beloved husband John in 1998, loving sister Juliette Gerlach and loving brother Michael (Mickey) Toriglio. She is survived by her loving sister Doris Liloia, daughter Sandra Cecich and her husband Frank of Jupiter, FL, daughter Carolyn Leschick and her husband Mike of Myrtle Beach, SC, son John, Jr (Jack) and his wife Cathy of Avon Lake, OH, son Michael and his wife Regina of Cape May, NJ, 6 Grandchildren and 4 Great-grandchildren with one on the way and many nieces and nephews.
Gloria and her family are also grateful for the doctors, nurses and entire staff at NHC Garden City who helped her last years be comfortable and provide a loving and caring home for her in her time of need.
The family will receive friends and relatives on Friday April 6, 2018 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at Quinn-Hopping Funeral Home 26 Mule Road, Toms River, NJ 08755. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday April 7, 2018 at 10:30 AM at St. Maximilian Kolbe RC Church 130 Maximilian Lane, Toms River, NJ. Burial will follow at St. Josephs Cemetery, Toms River, NJ.
- VISITATION Friday, April 6, 2018
- MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL Saturday, April 7, 2018
- BURIAL Saturday, April 7, 2018
Gloria Nancy Fix
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April 11, 2018
We loved visiting Gloria @ NHC. Little Avis used to pull me to her door so he could visit. He knew Gloria would drop whatever she was doing to feed him, talk to him, and love him. He LOVED giving her French kisses. I'd tease her about when she was last French kissed by a male. We'd laugh! Gloria couldn't ask for a better daughter as Carolyn visited often and helped to assure her mom had whatever she needed and that she attended special events. One of those events was Avis' annual birthday party in October. Gloria never missed this celebration. NHC will not be the same w/o Gloria and Carolyn. Please find comfort in knowing she is another angel in Heaven, watching over those she loves.
April 7, 2018
It was such an honor to have met Gloria and spent time with her at NHC. She was such a lovely lady. Never saw her without a smile on her face and was never happier than when company was coming! Great picture .. so her! Carolyn took such good care of her. I am thankful that her suffering is over and she is safely home with her God. May God comfort you all as you move forward. HUGS Pat Hayes
April 5, 2018
My condolences to your family from an old "Howell Place" friend.
Remembering all the fun we had growing up there.
With sincere sympathy,
Anne Sorensen Silva