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Graveside Service

Greenlawn Cemetery
Saturday December 4th, 2021
12:15pm - 12:45pm

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Funeral Service

Moore Family Funeral Home Newtown
Saturday December 4th, 2021
11:00am - 11:30am

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Moore Family Funeral Home Newtown
Saturday December 4th, 2021
10:00am - 11:00am

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Gladys Louise Pitman

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On Sunday, November 28, 2021, Gladys Louise Pitman, loving wife and mother of five children, passed away at the age of 98. Gladys was born on January 15, 1923, in Cincinnati, Ohio to Stanley and Hazel Aichholz. The second of their four children. Gladys left school shortly before her high school graduation to care for her severely ill mother. She worked during WWII at the Baldwin Building drilling holes in metal parts for airplane wings. On October 21, 1945, she married Jesse Ford Pitman. They raised five children, one son, Jack and four daughters, Linda, Caroline, Deborah and Sandra. They also raised their first grandson, Steven. Gladys had a passion for playing Bingo. She also loved to play cards and put puzzles together, and loved to read romance novels. She was known for her quick wit, and her kind and compassionate spirit.

Gladys was preceded in death by her father, Stanley, her mother, Hazel, her sister Viola, and her brother Cedric. She was also preceded by her husband Jesse in 1977, and two of her daughters Linda in 2021 & Caroline in 2011. She is survived by three of her children, Jack, Deborah, and Sandra, and her brother Donald. She was a grandmother of ten, (David, Meshelle, Stephen, Steven, Denise, John Christine, Michael, Tracy, & Stacey), a great grandmother of 27, and a great, great grandmother of four.

A funeral service will be held 11 AM, Saturday, December 4, 2021, at Moore Family Funeral Home 6708 Main Street, Newtown where friends may call from 10 AM until time of service at 11AM. Burial to immediately follow at Greenlawn Cemetery, Milford Ohio. Flowers or tributes may be sent to 6708 Main St, Cincinnati, OH 45244.


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A candle was lit in memory of Gladys Pitman

Becky Aichholz Dec 24 2021 5:22 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Gladys Pitman

Michael Pryor Dec 2 2021 9:45 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Gladys Pitman

Sandy musick Dec 2 2021 2:37 PM

This beautiful lady called me daughter #5. I spent more time at her house than mine. Toots and I were forever friends. I loved this special lady as my Mom for about 67 years. Now she is with Poppy, Toot's and Linda. Fly Angel fly. ♥️

Carol Godfrey-Souther Dec 2 2021 12:57 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Gladys Pitman

Carol Souther Dec 2 2021 12:48 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Gladys Pitman

Deborah A Pryor Dec 1 2021 12:30 PM

To the best mom I love you and I will miss you!

Deborah Pryor Dec 1 2021 12:22 PM