Gladys was born November 18, 1922 in Morgan Hill.
She was a graduate of Live Oak High School in 1940 and graduated from Healds College in San Jose.
Married Tom Martin in 1945 and had three children-Kathy Keith (Arnold), Beck Swanson (Art) and Paul Martin. She had Nine grandchildren and, eleven great grandchildren.
Her four brothers, Ed, Frank, George, and Henry Payne proceed her in death.
After her retirement she enjoyed volunteer work, travel, gardening, reading and, most of all, her family.
She was a life long member of Saint Catherine’s Catholic Church, a member of the Morgan Hill Historical Society and Women in Touch.
A Memorial Mass will be held at Saint Catherine’s Catholic Church on Thursday November 16, 2017 at 11:00am.
Funeral arrangements: Lima-Campagna-Johnson Funeral Home 17720 Monterey Street Morgan Hill, CA 95037 408.779.7990
In loving memory Frank Shoji Fujita no photo Morgan Hill Times (11/10 and 11/17)
September 17, 1927 – October 25, 2017
Frank Shoji (Panch) Fujita, 90, passed away on October 25, 2017.
Frank was a lifelong Morgan Hill resident and a highly respected and productive strawberry farmer. Frank worked hard all his life but also had a full, rich life by enjoying his passions of fishing, golfing and watching his favorite bay area sports teams.
He is survived by his wife, Satsuki Fujita, sisters Miyeko Yuki and Shizuko Kawamoto, and brother Yutaka (Tomie) Fujita.
He was preceded in death by his sisters, Miyako Kawaguchi and Fumiye Mukai.
Adored and admired by his entire family, Frank leaves behind fifteen nieces and six nephews and a countless number of great nieces and great nephews.
Frank was loved by all and will be deeply missed.
Funeral services are scheduled for November 18, 2017, 11:00am at the Morgan Hill Buddhist Building, 16450 Murphy Ave, Morgan Hill.
Funeral arrangements: Willow Glen Funeral Home FD813 San Jose, California 408-295-6446 HYPERLINK “http://www.willowglenfuneralhome.com” www.willowglenfuneralhome.com