Gloria P. Nicholson, 91, of Sebastian, passed away on July 23, 2016.
She was preceded in death by her husband Robert J. Penn, Sr., with whom she had three children: Robert J. Penn, Jr. (Nicholson), and twins Mary Penn and Margit Hollifield. She was also preceded in death by her husband Nichols H. Nicholson with whom she had one child: Anna Elise Nicholson DiLeonardo.
She has 13 grandchildren, Robert III, Laura, Scott, Jessi, Crystal, Shannon, Dawn, Victoria, Richard, David, Kelly, Jason and Matthew; and 38 great and great-great-grandchildren.
Nicholson was also preceded in death by her partner of 30 years, O.B. Mathews.
She worked in Jacksonville, Coral Gables and Hollywood, Fla., for Southern Bell Telephone & Telegraph Co., and retired after 27-plus years.
Fountainhead Funeral Home is handling arrangements.