NAME: Thompson, Lydia Agnes (m. David Franklin Glendy)
OBIT: [d. 12 Sep 1964, Tama County, Iowa]
SERVICES HELD TUESDAY FOR MRS. DAVID GLENDY
Services were held Tuesday at 2 o'clock from the Harrison Funeral home in Tama for Mrs. David F. Glendy, 69, of Tama, who died unexpectedly of a stroke around 7 p.m. on Saturday, September 12, at her home. Rev. P. Boyd Mather, pastor of the Tama Methodist Church was in charge.
James Black, accompanied by Mrs. M. R.Thompson sang "What A Friend We Have In Jesus" and "God Will Take Care Of You".
Pallbearers were Jerald Meek, Joel Meek, Terry Glendy, David Papesh, Tomas Papesh and Jerold Vore. Interment was in the Oak Hill Cemetery at Tama.
Lydia Agnes, daughter of Lloyd M. and Mary Hubbel Thompson was born September 10, 1895 in Toledo where she grew to womanhood and received her education. She attended the Toledo Public School and graduated with the high school class of 1915. She also attended the ISTC (IA State Teacher's College) in Cedar Falls. She taught for a time in the rural schools in the Garwin and Toledo area.
On September 4, 1917 she was united in marriage at the home of her parents, to David Franklin Glendy. The couple began housekeeping in Tama which had been her home since.
She was a member of the Methodist Church and the American Legion Auxiliary.
Mrs. Glendy had been in failing health for a number of years due to asthma attacks, and a heart condition.
Surviving are her husband, two daughters, Mrs. Frank (Alice) Papesh of St. Cloud, Minn., and Mrs. Howard (Eunice) Meek of Tama, and a son, LeRoy of Gladbrook, and a brother, M. R. (Dick) Thompson of Toledo, and 13 grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
She was preceeded by her parents, a daughter, Lydia, in infancy, and two grandsons, John Papesh and Ronald Meek.