Paula J. Glass-O'Bryon

Aug 16, 2020
O'Bryon, Paula


Private family services will take place at a later date following inurnment in Mount Olivet Cemetery. 



Mount Olivet Cemetery, Waterloo


Cards sent to the funeral home will be forwarded to the family. 


    Paula J. Glass-O'Bryon, 85, of Waterloo died at the Deery Suites of the  Western Home Communities, Sunday, August 16.  She was born  August 15, 1935, in Waverly, daughter of William J. and Gladys I Ritzman Schmadeke. 

     Paula graduated from Waterloo West High School in 1952, worked at Rath Packing Co. and Waterloo Savings Bank as a secretary for many years, and was active at St. Edward Catholic Church. 

     She married Harold G. O'Bryon in 2013.

     Paula is survived by husband, Harold O'Bryon of Cedar Falls‚ IA, daughter Pam Golinveaux of Waseca‚ MN,  and brother Gary Schmadeke of Casa Grande‚ AZ. 
     She is preceded by her parents, husband Gerald J. "Jerry" Glass,  three brothers Donald, Robert, and Richard Schmadeke.



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  1. The DeBergs | Aug 23, 2020

    Hal-Dennis and I  extend our deepest sympathy.  We loved and enjoyed Aunt Paula greatly. You were a gift to Paula as she was to you. It was a blessing that you rekindled at your class reunion later in your lives. It was a great love story. May she rest well.


    Dennis and Renee DeBerg

  2. Jean Golinveaux Galleger | Aug 21, 2020
    Condolences to you, Hal.   Paula was such a beautiful lady.
  3. Gary Lanevile | Aug 20, 2020
    Hal my condolences to you from Ft. Myers fl. -- Ejoyed your wife for so many years--had so many great times with her and her dear friend Jan Van Metre.   Love Gary Laneville

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