Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home Obituaries

Gloria H. Gaskin 06/09/2020

SOUTH ATTLEBORO – Gloria H. Gaskin, 92, of South Attleboro passed away Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Plymouth.  She was the loving wife of Arthur Gaskin, Jr. who died in 2003.

Born March 22, 1928 in Providence, RI, she was a daughter of the late David and Medora (Lefebvre) Gauvin.

Gloria grew up in Providence and then went to Rivier College in New Hampshire. 

She has been a resident of North Attleboro for the past 54 years.

Gloria worked in the Lincoln and Franklin school systems in Massachusetts where she taught math and first computer classes.  Her teaching career spanned 42 years and she always said it was “being around young kids for so long” that kept her young.

She was devoted to her Catholic Faith and made Liturgical Vestments over the years for many priests, including at Pope St. John XXIII National Seminary and at Sacred Heart Church in North Attleboro, where she was a longtime devoted communicant and onetime head of the Sacristant.

She is survived by her daughter, Jo-Ann M. Haun of Plymouth, her son, David A. Gaskin of Douglas, two grandchildren: Samantha and Gregory Gledhill of North Attleboro; her sister, Ella DiBiasio of North Providence, RI and 3 nieces and a nephews.

Services will be held privately with burial at Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne.  Arrangements entrusted to Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro.

To give online condolences to Gloria’s family, please visit www.sperry-mchoul.com.