Gloria Adeline Spear

Gloria Adeline Spear, age 87, passed away on February 25, 2017 at Arbor Terrace of Sudley Manor in Manassas, VA.

She was born on February 26, 1929 in Coketon, WV to the late Giocchino Giuseppe and Jean Irene (Riviello) Grecco. In addition to raising five sons; she found time to be a Tupperware Manager for 30 years.

Predeceased by her parents; husband: Donald Wilson Spear, Sr.; two sons: William Allen Hansen and Jeffery Lynn Spear; sister: Rosemary Mystkowski and brothers-in-law: John Lipovic and Ron Mystkowski.

Survivors include her three sons: Donald Spear, Jr. and wife Esther of Manassas, VA, Ronald Spear of Richmond, VA, and Gregory Spear and wife Lisa of Manassas, VA; two brothers: Ralph Grecco and wife Lorraine of Landover, MD and Joseph Grecco and wife Debra of Stubenville, OH; sister: Jean Lipovic of Wickliffe, OH.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 10 a.m. at All Saints Catholic Church, 9300 Stonewall Road, Manassas, VA.

Inurnment will be held at a later date at Mardela Springs Cemetery in Mardela Springs, MD.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to: Alzheimer’s Association National Capital Area Chapter, 8180 Greensboro Dr., Ste 400, McLean, VA 22102.

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