Edith F. Glendening
February 6, 1927 - November 18, 2021
Rio Racho, New Mexico - Edith Fern Glendening, 94, of Shawnee, KS assed away on November 18, 2021 in Rio Rancho, NM. The family will receive friends from 10-11:00am with a memorial service following at 11:00 Monday, Dec. 6th am at the Johnson County Funeral Chapel 11200 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS, burial Shawnee Mission Memory Gardens.
Edith was born on February 6th, 1927 in Labette County, KS to Fred and Edna Palmer. She married Carrol Martin Glendening, August 6, 1950. Edith taught fourth grade at Edwardsville Elementary School in Edwardsville, KS for many years before retiring in 1989. She was preceded in death by her parents, sister Freda, brother Loren and sister Lois.
She is survived by her son Phil Glendening (Debbie) daughter Sheri Overman (Dan) six grandchildren Jill Clingan (Matt), Jeff Glendening (Jill), Timothy Overman (Kristin), Titus Overman (Kristy), Peter Overman (Nicole), and Philip Overman (Kristin and 23 great-grandchildren.
Edith was a member of Shawnee Mission Baptist Temple and was a Gideon. Memorial Contributions can be made to the Gideons International for Bible distribution.
Published by Kansas City Star on Nov. 28, 2021.