Eleanor J. Glenn

Posted April 18, 2013 at 10:17 am

Eleanor J. Glenn, 76, El Dorado Springs, passed away April 13, 2013, in Mercy Hospital, Springfield. She was born May 6, 1936, in Parkville to Fredrick D. and Silvia Leona (Shotsman) Fraher.

Eleanor had six children and later married John Glenn. She loved life and her family.

Preceding her in death were one son, David Groenewold; one great-granddaughter, Kimberly Ann Street; and one step-son, Rick Glenn.

Survivors include: her husband, John Glenn Sr. – El Dorado Springs; five children – Leona Knapp – El Dorado Springs, Rose Henderson – Caldwell, ID, William Frank – Hutchinson, KS, Carl Carter – Leavenworth, KS and Charles Carter – Kansas City, KS; three step-children – Tom Glenn – Kansas City, KS, Eva Glenn – Kansas City, KS, and John (Mike) Glenn Jr. – El Dorado Springs; one brother, Leo Anderson – Kansas City; one sister, Leona Shields – Smithville; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will begin at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 20, in the El Dorado Springs United Methodist Church with Rev. Lowell Mize officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be left at: www.blandhackleman.com.