CHARLESTON and DEXTER - Gloria E. Tunks, 83, died March 1, 2016, at a Dexter Nursing Home after a long Illness. She was a former resident of Observatory Apartments in Charleston and a past member of the Charleston Baptist Church. She was born June 14, 1932, in Frankfort, the daughter of Edwin and Bessie (True) Ryan.
She is survived by three daughters, Barbara M. Stone of LaGrange, Donna Lee Trembley and her husband, Louis, of FL and Brenda J. Tunks of Presque Isle; two brothers, Clayton Ryan of Old Town and Darrell W. Ryan; two sisters, Jacqueline Allen of South Portland and Constance Lyford of Bradford; and four grandchildren.
Friends may call at the Thompson Funeral Home, 17 Hudson Road, Corinth, Saturday from 1 p.m. until the time of services at 2 p.m. with Pastor David Bean officiating. Spring burial will be in the Williams Cemetery, Bradford. Those who wish may make donations in Gloria's memory to the Alzheimers Association, Maine Chapter, 383 U.S. Rte 1, Suite 2C, Scarborough, ME 04074.