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Glenna M. Rivers

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Glenna M. Rivers

Glenna M. Rivers of Wilmington, Delaware, passed away peacefully at her daughter's home on July 20, 2014, surrounded by her family. She is survived by her loving husband of 59 years, William; three children and their spouses, William Jr.(Elizabeth), Charles (Lana) and Glennamarie Virgilio (John) and eight grandchildren; William III, Casey (fiancé Kathlyn Gamble), Mary, Glennamarie, Bridgette, Lana, Carla and Colleen Rivers.

Glenna was a graduate of Wilmington High School and Goldey Business School. She worked for a decade at the DuPont Company as an executive secretary before becoming a homemaker. Glenna, a devout catholic, was secretary to the Regina Coeli Society for many years and a staunch pro-life advocate. She loved to travel, play bridge, and spend time with friends and family.

Friends may greet the family from 10:00 - 11:00 am on Tuesday July 29th at the McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3924 Concord Pike, Wilmington. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:30 am at Saint Mary Magdalen Roman Catholic Church, 7 Sharpley Road, Wilmington, DE 19803. Interment will take place at the VA Memorial Cemetery, Bear.

In lieu of flowers the family would appreciate donations in Glenna's memory to the Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance, 801 Roeder Road, Suite 750, Silver Spring, MD 20910.

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Published in The News Journal on July 27, 2014
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