Gladys Szymela, age 93, of McKeesport, died October 19, 2020, at Mount Vernon of Elizabeth. She was born February 10, 1927 in Brdov, Poland to Piotra and Eleonor Czyzewska. Gladys worked at McKeesport Hospital in Housekeeping for 25 years. She also loved to exercise and would go to the gym and walk for hours. She is survived by children, Victor (Vickey) Szymela and Helen (the late Dr. Harry) Lanazue; grandchildren, Andrew, Lorie, Victoria, Angela, and Leslie and nine great-grandchildren. Arrangements were entrusted to Willig Funeral Home & Crematory. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.willigfuneralcremationservices.com. Chris Odasso, Owner.
Originally published October 20, 2020.