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“miss Gloria and mr. john like second parents to me.my heart is heavy,but have to trust in the lord.vaughn family stay stong,you know im there for you...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: daryl - newhaven, CT

“My condolences to the family. I remember Ms Gloria since I was a small little girl. She use to babysit me when she lived next door to my family. ...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Tammy Alston - Tampa, FL

“I would like to express my deepest sympathy to the Vaughn Family. I am praying that God will give you the strength you will need today and the days...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Victoria - New Haven, CT

“RIP AUNT GLORIA.YOU ARE GOING TO BE MISSED... ”
4 of 14 | Posted by: ROBIN WYNN - HAMDEN, CT - NIECE

“Our prayers are with you and your family asking God for comfort at this time now and always Ann Boyd and Family ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Annie Boyd - New Haven, CT

“I am so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. May God be with you at this difficult time. In Christian Love, Rhonda Lyles Ferrebee ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Rhonda Lyles Ferrebee - Hamden, CT

“Deloris, Seek Shelter in God's Love and Peace. We love you. ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Eddie & Lynn McCormick - MD

“Delores you and your family have my deepest sympathy for the passing of your mom. May God grant you the peace you need to get through this difficult...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Tanya Smith - Family Friend

“To the family, we will keep you in our prayers, she was a woman of great character, she will be miss, love Pastor Tucker / christian union church...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: pastor Eunice Tucker - New Haven, CT

“Delores (Lo),I'm so very sorry for your loss. It's been many, many years since we've seen each other. I just recently found a picture of you, me &...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Peggy (Carnine) Hackett


11 of 14 | Posted by: KAYREN FAIRMAN - new haven, CT

“WORDS CAN'T EXPRESS HOW SADDENED I AM BY THE LOSS OF THIS BEAUTIFUL SOUL, I COULD TALK TO MRS VAUGHN ABOUT ANYTHING AND SHE ALWAYS HAD COMFORTING...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Deloris: Please allow Him to comfort you during your sorrow but, also rejoice in the joy that your mother has earned her wings. that your...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Dorothy Anderson - Tacoma, WA

“Dear Deloris: Please allow Him to comfort you during your sorrow but, also rejoice in the joy that your has earned her wings. Love Dorothy ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Dorothy Anderson - Tacoma, WA


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Gloria Vaughn, 74, of Wintergreen Ave. in Hamden, CT, passed away on September 8, 2013, at Yale New Haven, Hospital, in New Haven, CT. She was born on May 27, 1939 in Georgetown, SC to the late Hammond Heyward and Phyllis (Washington) Heyward. Gloria was a loving and devoted wife to John Vaughn for 54 years. She retired from Bayer Pharmaceuticals. She leaves to cherish her memories, daughter, Deloris Vaughn of Hamden; brother, David Heyward of Hamden; sisters, Mary Brown of Brooklyn, NY, Sarah Wearing of New Haven, CT, and Barbara Vaught of Myrtle Beach, SC; 2 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild and a host of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her daughter Joyce Vaughn; son, Leander Vaughn; brothers, Hammond Heyward Jr., Prince Heyward and Robert Heyward; sisters, Beatrice Deas Morant, Corine Deas, Lillian Greggs and Olivia Neal.