Helen Glancy Shores, 97, Lenexa, KS, formerly of St. Joseph, died Wednesday, June 14, 2010 at a local health care facility in Lenexa.
She was born August 6, 1912 in Savannah, MO, the only child of Elmer and Alia (Haughey) Bowman.
Helen was married to Raymond Glancy of Centralia, KS until his death in 1961; in 1984 she married Lawrence Shores of Union Star, MO, who also preceded her in death in the 1990ís.
She was also preceded in death by her parents; and her only son, Dwane Glancy.
Helen received a Bachelor of Science degree in Education from Northwest Missouri College, Maryville, MO. She was a proud Elementary School Teacher for over 25 years.
She was a member of the Wyatt Park Christian Church; and the Alpha Delta Kappa. Helen was strong and an independent woman who taught us good work ethic and perseverance.
(Survivors:) two grandchildren, David Glancy, Texas and Jennifer Glancy Brouillette, Kansas City; four great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Graveside Services and Interment 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, Memorial Park Cemetery. Friends may call after 9:00 A.M. Wednesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.
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