Eleanor J. Glenn, age 76, of El Dorado Springs, MO, passed away April 13, 2013, at Mercy Hospital in Springfield, MO. She was born May 6, 1936, in Parkville, MO, 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., of El Dorado Springs, MO; five children: Leona Knapp of El Dorado Springs, MO; Rose Henderson of Caldwell, ID; William Frank of Hutchinson, KS; Carl Carter of Leavenworth, KS; and Charles Carter of Kansas City, KS; three step-children: Tom Glenn of Kansas City, KS; Eva Glenn of Kansas City, KS; and John (Mike) Glenn, Jr., of El Dorado Springs, MO; one brother, Leo Anderson of Kansas City, MO; one sister, Leona Shields of Smithville, MO; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 20, 2013, at 1:00 P.M. at the El Dorado Springs United Methodist Church with Pastor Lowell Mize officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home.