Peacefully at the Sault Area Hospital on Thursday, December 10, 2020 at the age of 85.

Beloved wife of the late Reno Gasparetto. Loving mother of Debbie LaFleur (Terry), Michael (Kelly) and Ron (Cindy). Special Nonna to Matthew LaFleur (Brittany), John Irving (Samantha) and Olivia Gasparetto. Special Bisnonna to Lily Irving.

Dear sister of Frank Barban (Mary) and the late Flora Endrigo (Bruno). Predeceased by her parents Primo and Nina Barban. Sister-in-law of Amelia Travaglini (late Ed), Rita Gabriel (late Art) and Jerry Gasparetto (Mary Anne). Special longtime friend of Vivian Majic, Maria Barbon, Luigina Pellerin,Valli Korab and Doris Yakich. Gloria will be sadly missed by her nieces, nephews and cousins.

She worked at the Plummer Hospital for many years and was a longtime member of the Electra Marconi Ladies Club. Gloria also loved to spend time at her cottage in Brimley.

Friends may visit the Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington Street E. 705-759-2522) on Wednesday, December 16, 2020 from 11:30 am until 12:30 pm (maximum 40 people at a time, masks and social distancing mandatory). Funeral service to follow in the chapel at 1 pm. Friends are invited to view the service online starting at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, December 16, 2020 and can be viewed anytime up to 90 days. Go to and select Gloria’s name to view the service. Rev. Hamish Currie officiating. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

Memorial contributions (payable by cheque or online) to the Sault Area Hospital Foundation would be appreciated.

Please visit the Arthur Funeral Home obituaries to leave a message of condolence for the family.