Glenna Jean Roecker
Born December 27, 1926
Our beloved mother, Glenna Roecker, 90, passed away August 9, 2017. Visitation will be from 4-6 pm Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017 at McGilley State Line Chapel with recitation of the Rosary at 4pm. Funeral services will be at 1 pm Monday, Aug. 14 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to Kansas City Hospice House.
Glenna grew up on the family farm and moved to the Kansas City area after high school. It was there that she met her husband, Leslie and they were married 54 years until his death in 2001. She worked as a hairdresser and cosmetician for nearly 40 years, retiring in 2001. Glenna was a devout Catholic and was an active volunteer in the church. She enjoyed working around her home and rock garden and was honored with the Neighborhood Home of the Month award.
Her brothers, Dean and Bill, preceded Glenna in death. Survivors include her children, Steven (Allene), Sherri Milam (Rick) and Gary (Cristy); a sister Delores Crump; 2 grandsons, Shaun and Kyle; 2 step grandchildren and 1 step great grandchild.
- Visitation Sunday, August 13, 2017
- Funeral Service Monday, August 14, 2017
- Committal Service Monday, August 14, 2017
Glenna Jean Roecker
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December 27, 2017
So sorry to see your mom died..lovely person. Loved the pick of King..I remember him. Your mom is now with Leslie..
Shron Shuster V.
August 14, 2017
Gary I am so sorry for your loss I know how close you were to her. Love you my friend
August 12, 2017
I am saddened to hear of the loss of your mother. No matter how old, it is always a heartache. I did not meet her personally, but heard of many wonderful qualities she had. I am praying for you and your famioy during this difficult time. May God Almighty give you peace and surround you and your family with His eternal love.