Gloria Bidlack, 88, of Palatine, IL passed away on December 31, 2021. Gloria, daughter of Harold and Anna Bello (nee Biagi) was born on August 26, 1933, in Chicago, IL. Beloved wife of 64 years to Bob. Loving mother of Kevin (Mary), Nadine (Tom) Bartecki, Jeanette (Roger) Jungst, Michele (Greg) Veitch and Larry (Jeanne). Proud grandmother of 14 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.
Gloria received her degree from Purdue University. She met and married her college sweetheart, Bob. Gloria later received her Master’s degree in Education while raising her 5 children. She taught elementary school for 21 years in District 59. After retirement, Gloria and Bob traveled extensively and were fortunate to visit all 7 continents. Gloria’s beautiful smile, infectious laugh and love of family and friends will be missed and cherished by all that knew her.
The funeral mass will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, May 7th at St. Collette Catholic Church, 3900
Meadow Dr. in Rolling Meadows. Interment St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine. In lieu of
flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the International Children’s Fund at icfaid.org.