- May 13, 1913 - May 2, 2008
- Ashtabula, Ohio
of Glenna's Passing
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Zaback-Ducro Funeral Home
Glenna Swanson, 94, of North Ridge Road West, died Friday, May 2, 2008 at her home.
Glenna was born to the late William and Della (McMillion) Hinkle on May 13, 1913 in Friars Hill, WV. She moved to Ohio in 1933 and graduated from Kingsville High School in that same year. Glenna worked for Aetna Rubber Company for a number or years, was a supervisor at Yoder Brothers Greenhouse, and worked at Buckeye Local Schools in food service.
Glenna was an active member and a Deaconess of the First Baptist Church. She belonged to Dorcas Circle and did volunteer work for the American Red Cross and ACMC. Glenna loved her Lord, family, friends, flowers and birds, as well as her independence and her daily walks.
She is survived by her two sons, C. William (Joyce) Swanson of Ashtabula and Gene (Georgia) Swanson of Lake Forest, CA; five grandchildren, Steve (Dawn) Swanson of Cleveland, Amanda (Scot) Busser of Farmdale, David (Linda) Swanson of CA, and Tim and Gregory Swanson of CA; eight great grandchildren, Mikayla, Monica, Philip, Spencer, Chloe, Charlie, Chandler and Juleah; and one sister, Ressa Olin of Kingsville.
She was preceded in death by her husband Carl G. Swanson; her infant brother Gorman Hinkle; her brother Cecil Hinkle; and her parents.
Calling hours will be held Monday May, 5, 2008 from 5PM until 7PM at the Zaback-Ducro Funeral Home, 500 West Prospect Road, Ashtabula.
A service will take place Tuesday May 6, 2008 at 11AM at the First Baptist Church, 4353 Park Avenue, Ashtabula with calling hours a half hour prior to the start of the service. Pastor Doug Wright will officiate. Interment will follow at Greenlawn Memory Gardens, North Kingsville.
Contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church.