Gloria Louise Butterfield Rathkamp, age 96, of Hilliard, Ohio, passed on November 17, 2021 after a short illness. She was predeceased by her husband of 60 years William (Bill) H. Rathkamp. She is survived by her children Bruce (Wanda) Rathkamp of Chillicothe, Ohio, Jean (Tim) Scott of Hilliard, Ohio, and Mark (Deena) Rathkamp of Bellingham, Washington, and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Gloria spent most of her life in Cincinnati. She graduated from the University of Cincinnati as a teacher in 1947. She transitioned from teaching to a stay-at-home mom and was active in her church and a volunteer with several organizations. She loved reading and spending time with her grandchildren. She will be remembered for her kindness and ever positive attitude. She was dearly loved by her family and friends.