Gloria A. Cerra, 52

FEB. 3, 1959-MAY 26, 2011

June 02, 2011
  • Gloria Ann Cerra
Gloria Ann Cerra

Gloria Ann Cerra, 52, died Thursday, May 26, 2011, at her residence.

Born Feb. 3, 1959, in Endicott, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late John and Anne Gryniewicz Cerra.

She was a certified registered nurse anesthetist with Washington County Hospital, after training at Bethesda Naval Hospital. Gloria received her Bachelor of Science degree in nursing anesthesia from George Washington University and was a member of the Phi Kappa Phi honor sorority. Gloria was well-respected by her peers during her nursing career.

Gloria was a veteran of the Gulf War, serving in the U.S. Navy.
She loved horses and was an avid golfer.

She is survived by Nan Howard; two aunts, Irene Cerra and Anna Lally; cousins, Michael, Patrick and Joseph Cerra, and Jody Cerra Wilbur.

Memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, June 3, 2011, at Brown Funeral Home, with Pastor Joanna Marceron officiating.

Friends may call one hour prior to the service.

Entombment will be held at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.

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