Gloria Ruth Biondo nee Berman, age 80, of Volo, at rest December 15, 2017. Born to Mack and Shirley in Chicago. Beloved wife of Edward M. Biondo Jr.; dearest mother of Lisa Wegner, Darci (Robert) Lumpkin, Jay (Lori) Biondo; loving nana of Sara, Nicholas, Colin, Kaitlyn & Gavin Wegner, Morgan Johnson & Ty Lumpkin, AJ & Jake Biondo; fond aunt of many nieces and nephews. Also leaves special friends Mickey & Phil, Elaine & Gerry, Janet, Dave & Toni; and her beloved parrot, Tango. Preceded in death by her best friends Lily, Heidi, Shadow, Lampy, Gidget & Cricket, Jala & Dara, and Toko. Memorial gathering 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 20, at Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry, IL 60050. In lieu of flowers, her family suggests memorials to German Shepherd Rescue Inc., P. O. Box 5092, Skokie, IL 60077. INFO: 815-385-2400.