ROCHESTER - Gloria Cole, 83, died Wednesday, February 20, 2019 surrounded by her family at Sprucewood in Durham. She was born in Portland, Maine October 27, 1935 the daughter of Eugene and Lillian (Guinard) Harnois.
She married Franklin A Cole, Jr., in 1955 and celebrated 60 years of love with him prior to his passing March 2017. Along with raising a family, Gloria was a manager for Cumberland Farms, a sales clerk for Eliot Drug and a child care provider.
She is survived by her brother Dr. David Harnois of Hampton; a niece Cheryl O'Brien of Portland, Maine; six children, Deborah Woischke of Wells Maine, Cynthia Cole of Lemoore, Calif., Lorraine Faulkner of Alfred, Maine, Brian Cole of Raymond, Mark Cole of Durham, Jeffrey Cole of Somersworth; 13 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. You will forever be in our hearts and forever in his light.