GLADYS M. STRONG of Swiss Village, Berne, Ind. and formerly of Bryant, Ind., 101, widow of the late Rev. Lewis Strong, deceased clergy member of the Indiana Conference, died Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014. A memorial service was held Feb. 2 in Portland, Ind. with burial at Riverview Cemetery in Churubusco, Ind. Survivors include: three sons, Paul Strong of Bryant, Robert Strong of Chattanooga, Tenn. and Don Strong of Berne; 11 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and 13 great-great-grandchildren. Memorials contributions can be made to the Trinity United Methodist Church, 323 S. Meridian Street, Portland, IN 47371.