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Glenna A. Matthews

September 24, 1933 ~ October 9, 2019 (age 86)

Glenna A. Matthews, 86, of Wabash, passed away on Wednesday, October 9, 2019, at Peabody Retirement Community in North Manchester, Indiana.  She was born in Wabash, Indiana on September 24, 1933, to the late Herbert & Thelma (Axe) Slagel.

Glenna married Robert E. Matthews on August 20, 1952; he passed away on December 3, 2018.  She was a member of the Bachelor Creek Church of Christ.  Glenna worked as a homemaker.

Glenna is survived by son, Dan (Kim) Matthews, of Somerset; daughter, Kim (Chuck) Hendrix, of Wabash; sister, Gloria Garrison, of Wabash; grandchildren, Trisha (Aaron) Eckman, of Wabash, Mike (Amy) Matthews, of LaFontaine, Nick (Jeanette) Hendrix, of Fort Wayne, T.J. (Tou) Hendrix, of Westfield, Indiana, and ten great-grandchildren.  Glenna was preceded in death by three brothers and one sister. 

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at McDonald Funeral Home, 231 Falls Avenue, Wabash, Indiana 46992.  Pastor Mike Duggan will be the officiant.  Burial will follow immediately at Memorial Lawns Cemetery in Wabash. 

Visitation will start at 90 minutes before the funeral services beginning at 9:30 a.m., at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are to the Bachelor Creek Church of Christ, 2147 N State Road 15, Wabash, IN 46992.

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