Born in Fulton, she was the daughter of the late Leon and Cora Upcraft. She lived in Fulton all her life. She retired in 1990 from Sealright where she worked for many years as a secretary.
In addition to her parents, Gloria was predeceased by her husband, Charles Hough, who died Aug. 12, 2010.
She is survived by a son, Eric Kaltenborn of Hannibal; a daughter, Michelle Hayward of Camillus, and four grandchildren. There were no calling hours. Graveside services are private at Hannibal Village Cemetery.
Contributions may be made to the S.P.C.A. Foster Funeral Home, Fulton has care of arrangements.