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HASTINGS, Gloria Delores

HASTINGS, Gloria Delores[1]

Female 1924 - 2012  (88 years)

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  • Name HASTINGS, Gloria Delores 
    Born 20 Aug 1924  Cicero, Cook, IL, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Also Known As Dee 
    Education 11th grade high school, and after military service went to cosmetology school  [2
    Military 7 Sep 1944  [2
    • She joined the US Army (Women’s Army Corp-WAC) on September 7, 1944. She became a Buck Seargent and was in charge of a Platoon of 55 women. She was honorably discharged on December 25, 1945.
    Obituary From funeral program

    Biography of Gloria Hasting Hobbs

    Gloria Delores (Dee) Hobbs was born on August 20, 1924 in Cicero, Illinois to Bessie May (Miller) and James Franklin Hasting. Gloria went to be with the Lord on October 7, 2012.

    Gloria’s mother died at an early age; leaving Gloria to help her father care for younger sisters and brothers while attending school herself. She completed 11th grade.

    She joined the US Army (Women’s Army Corp-WAC) on September 7, 1944. She became a Buck Seargent and was in charge of a Platoon of 55 women. She was honorably discharged on December 25, 1945.

    After being released from the Army she attended Cosmetology School in Oakland, CA. She worked several years as a Beauty Operator for the Lamington Beauty Salon in Oakland, CA. She later purchased the salon and continued to work as an owner operator; and she had a salon in her home for some time before she retired after 30 years of working.

    She met Eugene Hobbs and they were married on July 19, 1956. Eugene preceded her in death on August 2, 1999.

    Her surviving brothers and sister are Sonja Guokas, David (Yong) Hastings, John (Elaine) Hastings, Tom (Sue) Hastings, Correne Novak and Phyliss Thomas.  [2
    Occupation Worked in and later owned a beauty salon  [3
    Died 7 Oct 2012  Oakland, Alameda, CA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 18 Oct 2012  San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery, Santa Nella, Merced, CA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I146  Hugh Byrne and Nanette Asimov Lines
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2012 

    Father HASTINGS, Franklin James,   b. 1901 
    Mother MILLER, Bessie May,   b. 31 Mar 1906, Hinsdale, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1981, Peru, Indianna Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Family ID F67  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family HOBBS, Eugene,   b. 1921,   d. 2 Aug 1999, Oakland, Alameda, CA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 19 Jul 1956  [1, 4
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2012 
    Family ID F85  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Aug 1924 - Cicero, Cook, IL, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Oct 2012 - Oakland, Alameda, CA, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 18 Oct 2012 - San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery, Santa Nella, Merced, CA, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Gloria Hastings
    Gloria Hastings

  • Sources 
    1. [S33] Byrne.FTW, Date of Import: Feb 20, 2005.

    2. [S526] Biography of Gloria Hastings Hobbs.

    3. [S526] Biography of Gloria Hastings Hobbs, She worked several years as a Beauty Operator for the Lamington Beauty Salon in Oakland, CA. She later purchased the salon and continued to work as an owner operator.

    4. [S526] Biography of Gloria Hastings Hobbs, She met Eugene Hobbs and they were married on July 19, 1956. Eugene preceded her in death on August 2, 1999.




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