Gloria M. Requard

Published 8:15 pm Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Gloria Marchetti Requard, age 97, died on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at Ridgewood Rehabilitation & Living Center.

A funeral mass will be held 10:00 am Friday, November 10, 2017 at Mother of Mercy Catholic Church.

She was the daughter of the Late Chester D. and Eva L. Marchetti of Omaha, Nebraska. She was born in Kansas and grew up there. She had her formal education in Topeka, Kansas and went on to St. Mary’s Finishing School in Leavenworth, Kansas. She became a Secretary for Capper Publications in Topeka, and then joined his U.S. Senatorial Staff in Washington, DC. She met and married her husband Charles and was happily married for 60 years. She has lived in many cities and states in her married life. She resided in Washington, NC, since 1979.

She was a member of the Mother of Mercy Catholic Church and worked for the Alter Society and Hospitality. She was a member of the Washington Yacht and Country Club for 10 years. She enjoyed the game of golf for 49 years. Her life was fulfilled. She is survived by her son, Daniel C. Requard of Springfield, IL.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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