Gladys Viola DeLawder , 93, of Pasadena passed away on June 16, 2023. Gladys was born on January 16, 1930 in Baltimore to the late Elmer and Alma Tracy. She enjoyed spending time with her family, traveling, and playing cards. She was an amazing cook and loved cooking family dinners. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, William “Bill” DeLawder, and her sons-in-law, David Helowicz, and Ed Pearson. Gladys is survived by her loving children, Deborah Pearson, Bruce DeLawder (Karla), Donna DeLawder, and Brian DeLawder (Ann); dear grandmother of James McFarland (Annessa), Vicki Green (John), Emily Urps (Chris), Allison Helowicz, Brad DeLawder (Laura), Scott DeLawder, Christina Helowicz, and Kelly DeLawder. She is also survived by five great-grandchildren.
Contributions may be made in Gladys’ name to the Alzheimer’s Association, www.alz.org.