Gwendolyn M. Stoldt

Gwendolyn M. Stoldt, 95, a lifelong resident of Hinsdale, died Aug. 14, 2022, at Oak Trace in Downers Grove.

Gwen was born in 1927 in Hinsdale to LaVern and Thelma Rodesiler and was baptized at Union Church of Hinsdale, where she was a very active member her entire life.

Gwen valued her friends that she had known for decades. She loved to garden, play Scrabble and color and also loved music and travel, but she found her greatest joy by being involved in her grandchildren's and great-grandchildren's lives.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her beloved husband, LeRoy Stoldt.

She is survived by her brother, Jack (Evelyn) Rodesiler; her children, Phillip (Karen) Goers and Mary (William) Myers; her step-children, Mark (Cathy) Stoldt and David Stoldt; her grandchildren, Christian (Nicole) Goers, Sarah (Kyle) Johnson, Kimberly (Matthew) Boyer and Jenna Myers; her step-grandchildren, Conner (Elena) Stoldt, Emerson Stoldt and Camerin Stoldt; her seven great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at Union Church of Hinsdale at a future date, followed by a private burial at Naperville Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Gwen's name to a favorite charity, or to Union Church of Hinsdale, 137 S. Garfield Ave. Hinsdale, IL 60521, or

Brian Powell Funeral Directors of Hinsdale made the arrangements.