Gladys Jean Husted, 85


Gladys Jean Husted, 85, of McKinney, Texas, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2008. She was born in Harbeson, Del., to the late Lloyd and Dorothy Dorman.

In addition to her parents, Husted was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Husted; a daughter, Sylvia Calebrese; and two brothers, John and Gerald Dorman. She is survived by her sons, Mayor David Dorman of Melissa, Texas, and Todd Husted of Winterpark, Fla.; two sisters, Elva Cash and Valerie Davi; four brothers, Bill, Carlton, Roger and Richard Dorman. She was known as “Nana” to eight grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

A funeral service will be held Saturday, Dec. 6, 2008, at 11 a.m. at the Chapel of Melson Funeral Services on Thatcher Street in Frankford, Del., where friends may call after 10 a.m. Burial will be in Dagsboro Redmens Memorial Cemetery.