Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL

November 12, 2013

Woman found dead last month has been identified


Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — A female found unresponsive by friends at her residence in the 100 block of Hendelmeyer Avenue Oct. 30 has been identified as 64-year-old Gloria Tipsword.

Effingham County Coroner Duane Guffey pronounced Tipsword dead at the scene. No foul play is suspected but a final autopsy report with toxicology tests is still pending. Tipsword's name was not released earlier pending notification of family, who were finally reached Sunday.