Gloria J. Britcher, 68, of Myerstown, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020 at the Hershey Medical Center.

Born in Pottsville on Feb. 19, 1952, Gloria was the daughter of Shirley (Bixler) and the late Gerald Madenford.

Gloria is survived by her companion of 35 years, Lawrence E. Mergerson; three children – Troy Fry, husband of Lisa, Angela (Fry) Hatfield, wife of Christopher, and Rebecca (Fry) Strausser, wife of the late Vince Strausser; 10 grandchildren – Dylan Hatfield, Justin Hatfield, Ryan Fry, Alexander Strausser, Mason Strausser, Branson Strausser, Cameron Fry, George Fry, Cassandra Smith, and Troy Fry, Jr.; two great-grandchildren; and a brother, Richard Matter.

Funeral services will be held privately. In lieu of flowers, donations in Gloria’s name may be made to the Lebanon Rescue Mission, 1223 Bittner Blvd., Lebanon, PA 17046. Thompson Funeral Home, Inc. has been entrusted with arrangements. Please share your memories with the family at our online guest book at