Gloria Mae Long passed away on January 16, 2023, after a lengthy illness. She was 82 years old. Gloria was born in Portland, Oregon to Eleanor Edith Long, who died when Gloria was a young child. She was adopted and raised by her uncle John Henry Long and his wife Barbara Bolen Long, who preceded her in death. Gloria grew up and graduated from high school in North Bend, Oregon. At age 18, she moved to Sacramento where she worked for the State of California as a data analyst for over 30 years. After retiring, she moved to Crescent City, CA in the late 1990's. She is survived by several cousins, including 2nd cousins David, Nicholas, and Brendan Long, for whom she held special affection.
The family thanks the staff at Addie Meedom House in Crescent City, CA for their devoted and professional care.
At Gloria's request, there will be no formal services, but there will be a viewing on Wednesday, February 1st, 2023, from 11 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at East Lawn Cemetery on Folsom Blvd., Sacramento, CA. Burial will immediately follow at 1:00 p.m.