Glenda L. May

February 19, 1946 - June 23, 2015
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Glenda L. May, 69, of Poplar Grove, IL, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at Swedish American Hospital in Belvidere. Glenda was born February 19, 1946 in Kingsville, Texas, daughter of Glenn and Rose Opal (Schultz) Cook. She married Dean May on March 16, 1974 in Kingsville, TX. Glenda was passionate about learning. She graduated with a major in English from Texas A & M, a Master’s in psychology from Texas A & M, and an “ABD” from the University of North Dakota. Glenda taught Junior High at the beginning of her career. She also taught college courses at the University of North Dakota. She was proud to be the Education Coordinator at First United Methodist in Woodstock, IL. Glenda was a member of Poplar Grove United Methodist Church. She enjoyed writing the newsletter for the Poplar Grove Wings and Wheels Museum and EAA 1414. Glenda was an avid reader and a world traveler, especially to her condo in Kauai, Hawaii. Her greatest passions were her grandchildren, they were her life. Glenda was a member of the EAA Chapter in Poplar Grove.

Glenda is loved and will be missed by her husband, Dean; children, Ann (Matthew) Szajkovics, Christopher (Sarah) May, Rebecca (Ethan) Sherry, Cynthia (Andrew) Vanderstappen; grandchildren, Justin, Collin, and Lillian Szajkovics, Ava May, Caden and Evalaine Sherry, Emma, Stefani, and Audrey Vanderstappen; special cousin, Janet Bailey. She is preceded in death by her parents, and cousin, Sandra Ford.

Memorial service will be held at 12:00 p.m., Saturday, June 27, 2015 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL 61008. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m., until the time of the service. Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society in Glenda’s name. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.

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Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, June 27, 2015

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m., until the time of the service


Service Information

Date: Saturday, June 27, 2015

Time: 12:00 pm -

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Memorial service will be held at 12:00 p.m., Saturday, June 27, 2015 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL 61008


Memorial Information

Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society in Glenda’s name


 

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Born: February 19, 1946
Died: June 23, 2015

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Jodi Custer Thompson posted on 6/24/15

I have know Glenda since my childhood. She was always a sweet person. My prayers are with the family that God will give them peace, comfort and strength during these times of grief.

 

Annette Eaves Gabbert posted on 6/24/15

Glenda was a best buddy all thought Kindergarten, Flato Elementary, Memorial Jr High, King High School and Texas A & I University. She drove her little blue and white Nash all around town. We again connected when she came to work at Flour Bluff ISD. RIP Dear Friend.

 

Sherry and Ken Hicks posted on 6/25/15

We will miss you Glenda, you were always so happy, and I enjoyed you with your dog at the Clinic. RIP! Soar with the Eagles!

 

Marion Talley posted on 6/25/15

So many happy memories while working with Glenda in Woodstock. I am happy that her talents were used to inform many. May Glenda's soul have eternal peace.

 

Brenda Dahlfors posted on 6/26/15

Our family's prayers, best wishes and condolences to yours - Glenda raised a wonderful family and we enjoyed knowing them when they were in Woodstock!

 

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