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Gloria "Jean" Shield, 11:00 AM, Monday, February 20, 201716-Feb-2017
Gloria “Jean” Shield, of Midwest City, OK, passed away February 15, 2017, at the age of 81. She was born August 15, 1935, in St. Louis, MO, to Perry Melvin and Thelma (Setzer) Bloom. Jean is survived by 6 children, Sandra Miller & husband, Bill, of San Diego, CA, Karen Hanley, of San Antonio, TX, Ronnie Riley & wife, Janet, of Running Springs, CA, Lisa Hudson, of Midwest City, OK, Tommie Sinclair & husband, Allen, of Atlanta, GA, and Tammie Wells-Murch & husband, Chauncey, of Harrah, OK; 18 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; 1 brother, James Bloom & wife, Sheila, of Phillipsburg, MT; 1 sister, Mary Lou Mattingly & husband, Tom, of Ashton, ID; and a host of other loving family members. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, John Shield; 3 children, Joanne Timbes, Richard Riley, and Michelle Henderson; 2 brothers, Perry “Buddy” Bloom and William “Billy” Bloom. Jean loved her children and was an excellent homemaker and a great cook. She enjoyed reading, painting, fishing, as well as gardening and growing flowers. Jean loved all outdoor activities and grew up in the mountains of Colorado. She the RV. Jean was a hard worker and was not afraid of hard work. She was an animal lover and she loved her puppies and her “Devil Cat – Smokey,” and most here have the scars to prove it!!! Visitation for Jean will be held from 1:30-9:00 PM, Sunday, February 19, 2017, at the John M. Ireland Funeral Home, 120 South Broadway, Moore, OK. A Graveside Service for Jean will be held at 11:00 AM, Monday, February 20, 2017, at Memory Lane Cemetery, in Harrah, OK, under the direction of the John M. Ireland Funeral Home.