Gloria Jean Birch DeZarn, age 69, died Thursday, April 23, 2015 at NMS Health Care in Annapolis, Md.
Born in Ocean City, she was the daughter of the late Milton McCann Birch and Mary Hester Tubbs Birch.
She is survived by her son, Milton Joseph DeZarn and his wife, Mary of Laurel, Del. There is one grandson, Ryan David DeZarn and step-grandchildren, Andrew and Abigail McKee.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Milton William Birch and sisters, Reba Birch Bunting and Mary Ann Birch Kaeufer, and nephew, Michael Bunting.
Also surviving is a brother-in-law, Martin John Kaeufer and nephews, David Orlando Bunting, Steve Kaeufer, Eric Kaeufer and nieces, Cean Bunting, Desiree Birch and Chantal Birch, and sister-in-law, Lorenda Lynch Bunting of Ocean City.
Gloria was a graduate of Stephen Decatur High School, Class of 1963.
A funeral service was held on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at the Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin. Rev. Dr. Olin Shockley officiated. Interment followed in Evergreen Cemetery in Berlin.
A donation in her memory may be made to the Worcester County Humane Society, P.O. Box 48, Berlin, Md. 21811.
Letters of condolence may be sent via: www.burbagefuneralhome.com.