Gloria Judith Bayard (nee DaRoss), 89, of Florham Park, NJ, passed away October 17, 2013.
Born in Torrington, Connecticut, Gloria grew up in Litchfield County, Connecticut, lived in Madison, NJ for 30 years, and retired to Sarasota, Florida before moving to Florham Park in 2002.
Gloria graduated from Washington High School in 1942 and assisted in the war efforts by working for the WPA Office of Price Control and later at a defense factory assembling electrical switches for ships.
Gloria enjoyed gardening, painting, playing bridge and entertaining friends and family. Gloria was predeceased by her loving husband of 50 years, Stuyvesant Bayard, and two sisters, Pamela Martin and Irene Reilly. She is survived by two daughters, Pamela Troutman and her husband, Richard, of Sarasota, Florida, Judith Bayard and her husband, Stuart Warmink, of Morristown, New Jersey, and two sons, William Bayard and his wife, Janet, of Meredith, New Hampshire, and David Bayard and his wife, Heather, of Green Village, New Jersey. Gloria is also survived by eight grandchildren, six great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Gloria will be missed by all but will be in our hearts and memories forever.