Gloria Stella Maziarz, 86, of Statesville, NC, Formerly of Norristown, PA, passed away
Monday, October 2, 2023.
She was born in Philadelphia, PA on December 16, 1936, the daughter of the late
Stanley and the late Frances (Gladkowski) Borowik. She graduated from Little Flower
High School, Philadelphia, PA. She worked for the Montgomery County Intermediate
Unit for 30 years until retirement.
She was pre-deceased by her loving sister, Marie (Borowik) Rejniak, a grandson, James
Christopher Smith, and her husband, Francis J. Maziarz.
Gloria married Francis (Frank) J. Maziarz in 1957. She is survived by her daughter and
son-in-law, Maria (Maziarz) and Jeffrey W. Smith, her daughter Noel Maziarz, her son
and daughter-in-law Jeffrey and Linda (Nave) Maziarz, her son and daughter-in-law Erec
and Patricia (Giatris) Maziarz, her daughter and son-in-law Holly (Maziarz) and Michael
DiCarlo, and her son and daughter-in-law Jeremy and Mary Ann (Fiorentino) Maziarz,
17 grandchildren, and 23 great-grandchildren.
She was a member of St. Titus RC Church of East Norriton, PA until her recent move to
Statesville, NC. She had a very deep faith and relationship with God, and enjoyed her
time of service as a Eucharistic Minister at Saint Titus for many years. She loved making
hand-made quilts for her family. Gloria was an excellent cook, and took pride in
passing down traditional Polish recipes for generations to come. She was happy to
watch the butterflies and hummingbirds that flocked to the garden flowers. She was
kind, loving and gentle to everyone whose life she touched.
Memorial contributions may be made to:
3975 Robinson Road
Newton, NC 28658
Her Funeral Mass will be held Tuesday, October 10, 2023 at 11:00 AM from St. Titus RC
Church, 3006 Keenwood Road, East Norriton, PA.
Friends may call on Tuesday, October 10, 2023 from 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM at St. Titus
RC Church, 3006 Keenwood Road, East Norriton, PA.
Entombment will be private
Nicholson Funeral Home and Moore Snear & Ruggiero Funeral Home have the honor of serving the Maziarz family.