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Gloria Ann (Shalla) LaCross

November 15, 1947 ~ December 26, 2018 (age 71)

Gloria Ann LaCross, 71, of Alpena went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at her home.

Gloria Ann Shalla was born November 15, 1947 to the late Clarence and Anastasia “Nettie” (Jill) Shalla. Gloria enjoyed Christian music, classic movies, was an intimate art enthusiast, and loved the beauty and splendor of Lake Huron. Her kindness and love showed through to everyone who knew her and she deeply loved her family.

Surviving are her three children, Jim (Janine) LaCross, Jeff (Alicia) LaCross, Jennifer (Randy) Brancheau; 12 grandchildren; two sisters, Jean Wise, Mary Ann Long; and brother, John (Linda) Shalla.

Memorial visitation will take place Saturday, January 5, 2019 at Bannan Funeral Home from noon until the memorial service at 2 p.m. with Pastor Brad Matuzak officiating.

Inurnment:  Holy Cross Cemetery