Gladys Wyona Reynolds (Moore) Walter was born Oct. 25, 1919, in Bayard, to Franze Segel and Jessie May (Kutz) Reynolds; the youngest of five children.   She attended school and graduated from Bayard High School with the class of 1937.
She was united in marriage to Max Victor Moore on Dec. 20, 1938, in Bridgeport.
To this union, six children were born: Donald Gene, Douglas Dale, David Ray, Maxine Victoria, Joe Allen, and Michael Kent.
Gladys worked at the Hamburg Community Hospital as a nurse for many years.
She later ran the American Legion Club/Restaurant with her husband Max.
After the death of her husband Max on January 31, 1985, she was united in marriage to Norman Paul Walter on Dec. 10, 1989.
Norman was the pastor of the United Methodist Church in Hamburg. To this union was brought three step-daughters: Terri Lemke, Stephanie Moore, and Michelle Murray.
Gladys and Norm served in several churches across Iowa including: Hamburg Methodist, Wayland, Cottonwood, Riverton, Farragut, Locust Grove and many others.
Many cherished friends were made during their years of faithful service.
She was preceded in death by her husbands; Max Moore and Norman Walter; children: Vicky Powers, David Moore, Joe Moore and Mike Moore; son-in-law Barney Powers; granddaughter Joy Moore; and her siblings: Mildred, Edna, Art, and Homer.
Those left to cherish her memory include her sons: Don Moore and wife Marilyn of Windsor, Colo., and Douglas Dale Moore and wife Susan of Platte City, Mo.; daughters-in-law: Susan Moore of Nashville, Tenn., and Patti Moore of Treynor; 20 grandchildren; step-daughters: Terri Lemke of Oskaloosa, Stephanie Moore and husband Keith of Fairfield, and Michelle Murray and husband Craig of Hedrick.; numerous great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and many friends.
Gladys entered into eternal peace on Dec. 22, 2016, at the Ambassador in Sidney.
A Funeral Service was to be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016, at the United Methodist Church in Hamburg, with Pastor Jan Phillips officiating. 
The family was to greet friends at the church from 9 a.m. to service time.  Burial was to follow the service at Mt. Zion Cemetery northeast of Hamburg.
Memorials may be given to the Hamburg United Methodist Church.
Condolences may be left at
Rash-Gude Funeral Home in Hamburg is in charge of arrangements.