Gloria Eng, 70

Gloria Eng, a resident of Swanville, died Jan. 4, 2012, at the St. Cloud Hospital, surrounded by her family.

A memorial gathering will be from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Miller-Carlin Funeral Home in Holdingford.

Gloria was born June 25, 1941, in Fargo, N.D., to Harold and Lucille (Jendro) Eng. She grew up in North Dakota where she lived until marrying George Gustin, Nov. 8, 1958, when they moved to the St. Cloud area. They later divorced. She attained a degree from St. Benedict’s College in Social Work. Gloria not only was a loving mother and home-maker raising her 6 children, she also worked as a fulltime foster mother for over 10 years and as a social worker. Her greatest interests included sewing, quilting and spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her children Kathy (Jim) DeZeller of Avon, Dennis (Lori) Gustin of St. Cloud, Micheal (Kim) Gustin of Avon, Jodi (David) Wohletz of Holdingford, Rebecca Gustin of St. Cloud and Kimberly (Noy Sayadeth) Gustin of Brooklyn Park; her siblings Audrey Christoff, Tacoma, Wash., Patricia Roble of Fargo, N.D. and Candace (Richard) Karrow of Henderson Nev.; her 28 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her mother and her father Lucille Hodges and Harold Eng.