Gloria Drop of Sioux City will celebrate her 90th birthday with an open house from 3 to 5 p.m. on Oct. 6 at Northern Hills Independent Living, 4000 Teton Trace. She requests no gifts. Bring a favorite memory or picture to share.
Cards may be sent to 4000 Teton Trace Apt. 69, Sioux City, IA 51104.
Her children are David Drop of New Castle, Colorado, Chris Drop of Iowa City, Iowa (deceased), Timothy Drop of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Cassandra Saul of Sioux City, and Melinda Fredericks of Columbus, Montana. She has 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Gloria was born on Oct. 3, 1928, in Battle Creek, Michigan. She was married to Joseph Drop on March 13, 1948. Joseph passed away in May 2009. Gloria had worked as a volunteer at St. Joseph Hospital in the Blue Daisy Gift Shop, at Kathy’s Balloon Shop at the Southern Hills Mall, Blooms Flower Shop and the Hallmark Store.