Gloria Gravitt Obituary
 
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Gloria Gravitt

March 7, 1924 - June 29, 2014
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Arrangements under the direction of Beardsley-Mitchell Funeral Home, San Diego, CA. Gloria Gravitt passed away peacefully in San Diego on June 29, 2014 surrounded by her family. She was born on March 7, 1924 in Brooklyn, New York to Elena and Alvaro Perez. Shortly after World War II Gloria moved to California where she met her future husband, Allen Gravitt. The two were married in 1954 and had five children. After Allen's death in 1975, Gloria became the financial and emotional support for her children. She held a variety of jobs, most notably as a teaching assistant for San Diego City Schools. Following her retirement she worked as...
Arrangements under the direction of Beardsley-Mitchell Funeral Home, San Diego, CA.


Gloria Gravitt passed away peacefully in San Diego on June 29, 2014 surrounded by her family. She was born on March 7, 1924 in Brooklyn, New York to Elena and Alvaro Perez. Shortly after World War II Gloria moved to California where she met her future husband, Allen Gravitt. The two were married in 1954 and had five children. After Allen's death in 1975, Gloria became the financial and emotional support for her children. She held a variety of jobs, most notably as a teaching assistant for San Diego City Schools. Following her retirement she worked as a volunteer at various charities in San Diego up until her
death. She was kind, selfless, generous, non-judgmental, funny and a great listener. She was preceeded in death by Allen, her infant daughter Alicia, and her sister Geraldine Perez. She is survived by her children Corita, Timothy, Patrick and Marisa, her grandchildren Melinda, Steven, Thomas and Charlie Gravitt and Lauren Intinarelli, nieces, grandnieces, nephews, cousins, and many friends. She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her. There will be no services. In lieu of flowers, please donate to Catholic Relief Services or the Epilepsy Foundation.

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Gravitt, Gloria 03/07/1924 ~ 06/29/2014 SAN DIEGO -- Gloria Gravitt passed away peacefully in San Diego on June 29, 2014 surrounded by her family....

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