GROVE CITY —
Laurie Sue Glenn went home to be with Jesus on her 50th birthday. She lived all of her life in Grove City and spent many happy winters in Florida.
She was born on May 15, 1964, in Grove City to Chuck and Polly Glenn, the youngest of five daughters.
She attended Slippery Rock State College Lab School and graduated from Grove City High School in 1984. During her senior year, Laurie was chosen as "Girl of the Month" by the Junior Women's Club.
She was a member of Center Presbyterian Church, Grove City, and attended First United Methodist Church, Boynton Beach, Fla.
Laurie was a Brownie and Girl Scout, belonged to the "Sunshine Gang" and helped deliver Meals on Wheels. She enjoyed reading, swimming and riding her bike.
Music was a big part of her life. She loved playing the piano, singing and line dancing. Laurie also loved Dennis Lee concerts and helping with music at Vacation Bible School.
She especially enjoyed spending time with her sisters.
Laurie Sue is survived by her "MaMa," Polly Glenn, and four older sisters, Kathy Cooper (Les), Wasco, Calif.; Sandy Boosel (Nelson), New Wilmington; Debbie Loyal (Donny), Lantana, Fla.; and Sherrie Critchlow (Mark), Loxahatchee, Fla. Also surviving are seven nieces and nephews and seven great-nieces and -nephews.
She also leaves behind her beloved friend, Jonathan Plimpton.
Laurie was preceded in death by her "PaPa," Chuck Glenn; and grandparents, Oliver and Lenore Glenn, and Frank and Alice Gray.
Laurie Sue will be missed by her friends and family, especially her mother and sisters. Her sweet spirit touched many. She filled our lives with sunshine and our hearts with love.
The family would like to thank the staff of Orchard Manor, Grove City Medical Center and Family Hospice for their compassion, kindness and support.
Laurie Sue, 50, Grove City.
Calling hours: Were Monday (5-19-14) in CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME Inc., 306 Bessemer Ave., Grove City.
Service: Memorial service to celebrate Laurie's life was Tuesday (5-20-14) in Center Presbyterian Church, 333 Center Church Road, Grove City, with the Rev. Bill Woodman, pastor, and the Rev. David A. Lingle, officiating.
"Be not forgetful to entertain strangers; for thereby some have entertained angels unawares." Hebrews 13: 2
Published May 21, 2014 in Allied News. Pick up a copy at 201A Erie St., Grove City.