Gloria Savitch was the wife of Tony Savitch, a patient admitted for heart surgery at Seattle Grace Hospital.
Gloria accompanied Tony when he was admitted to Seattle Grace Hospital for heart surgery. When Gloria seemed nervous about the procedure, George O'Malley promised her that Tony would be alright.
When Tony died while in surgery, Burke made George tell her about her husband's death. When George told her, she told him to go away, and collapsed into a chair crying.
She was married to Tony Savitch until his death and they had four young daughters.
Her brother came to the hospital with her while her husband had surgery. When she was in shock of her husband's death, he helped her into a chair, and she started crying.