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Gladyce Briggs

  • On November 12, 2020

Gladyce Briggs, age 77, of Houston, went on to glory on November 12, 2020.

Born on March 4, 1943, she was the daughter the late Allan and Dorothy Surich.

She was the beloved wife of Donald Briggs for 51 years; loving mother of Robin (Shane) Ware, Frances (Che Moore) Emph, and Rose (Joseph) Kelley; cherished grandmother of Marie Walden, Jhonell Briggs, John Lazear, Dawn Briggs, Elliott Bates, Norman Bates III, Felecia Bates, Franklin Osgood II, Rickeema Bedillion, Natassia Kelley, Darrion Kelley, Garrett Ware, 24 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild; dear sister of Thomas “Tip” Surich, Dorothy Golick and Christine Ponchock; also survived by many nieces and nephews.

First and foremost her family was everything to her.  She enjoyed playing bingo and gambling. She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

Family and friends are welcome on Monday, November 16, 2020 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at Pittsburgh Cremation & Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Rd., McMurray, PA 15317, 724-260-5546.  A private family service will be held.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.

Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at pittsburghcremation.com.

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Leslie lockoski
Don and family: So sorry to hear of gladdy's loss. So many great memories of growing up on east grant street. And gladys' kindness will always be remembered. Leslie
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