Glenda June Cole

April 11, 1947 – March 9, 2019

Glenda June Cole, 71, of Excelsior Springs, Missouri passed away March 9, 2019.

Glenda was born April 11, 1947, to Glenn and Maida Thornton in Indianola, Iowa.  She retired from Excelsior Springs Walmart where she enjoyed greeting customers with a friendly smile for many years.  Glenda loved her family and looked forward to their yearly reunions, she enjoyed keeping up with everyone on Facebook.  She was active in PTO when her children were growing up.  She had a heart for animals especially her beloved dogs.

Glenda was preceded in death by her parents.

Survivors include her children, Tony Wayne Cole, Tina Cole Duttenhefer (Leon), Tracy Glenn Cole(Charity); grandchildren, Kristin R. Heald, Ryan A. Cole, Danelle M. Cole, Breanna M. Cole, Broxton G. Cole, Bryliegh L. Cole, Gaton A. Heald, Rylan C. Heald, Bella F. Cole, Kolbe R. Cole, Brennan T. Hendricks, Hieth E. Mcdendon, Grace A. Duttenhefer, Sam J. Duttenhefer; siblings, Donald G. Thornton (Janice M.), Judy K. Conklin, Carol S. Madorin, Dennis L. Thornton (Karen), Kevin A. Thornton, Rick Grimes (Terri), Randall Thornton (Michelle), Rhonda L. Ahern (Nathan), many nieces, nephews, friends and her dog, Jodi.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Saturday, March 16 with service following at Bross & Spidle Funeral Home with burial at Hillcrest Cemetery in Excelsior Springs. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Wayside Waifs.

Arrangements provided by Bross & Spidle Funeral Home of Excelsior Springs –  816-630-3131.

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